James W Davis

Summary

Affiliation: Hawaii Medical Service Association
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Health disparities in 30 indicators of recommended clinical care
    James W Davis
    John A Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, HI, USA
    J Healthc Qual 28:32-41. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Major depression associated with rates of cardiovascular disease state transitions
    James Davis
    Hawaii Medical Service Association, 818 Keeaumoku St, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Am J Manag Care 14:125-8. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting the influenza vaccination of high risk adults in Hawai'i
    James W Davis
    Hawai i Medical Service Association, Honolulu, HI 96814, USA
    Hawaii Med J 68:50-4. 2009
  4. pmc Prevalence of comorbid conditions with aging among patients with diabetes and cardiovascular disease
    James W Davis
    University of Hawai i John A Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, USA
    Hawaii Med J 70:209-13. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Identifying characteristics of patients with low urgency emergency department visits in a managed care setting
    James W Davis
    Hawaii Medical Service Association, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Manag Care 19:38-44. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Variations in clinical practice among the Hawaiian islands
    James W Davis
    Department of Care Management, Hawai i Medical Service Association, Honolulu 96814, USA
    Hawaii Med J 65:226-30. 2006
  7. pmc Initial antihypertensive prescriptions, switching patterns and adherence among insured patients in Hawai'i
    Kikikipa Kretzer
    University of Hawaii John A Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Hawaii Med J 67:96-99, 111. 2008
  8. pmc Screening rates and characteristics of health plan members who respond to screening reminders
    Jun Zhu
    Hawaii Medical Service Association, Care Management, PO Box 860, Honolulu, HI 96808 0860
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A56. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Antihypertensive adherence and drug class among Asian Pacific Americans
    Deborah A Taira
    Hawaii Medical Service Association, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Ethn Health 12:265-81. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint The impact of seeing physicians new to a patient on the response to screening reminders
    Jun Zhu
    Hawaii Medical Service Association an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, Honolulu, HI 96808 0860, USA
    Med Care 44:908-13. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Health disparities in 30 indicators of recommended clinical care
    James W Davis
    John A Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, HI, USA
    J Healthc Qual 28:32-41. 2006
    ..Patients seeing physicians who treated a high volume of patients generally received better care. The variations in recommended care suggest potential targets for healthcare quality improvements...
  2. ncbi request reprint Major depression associated with rates of cardiovascular disease state transitions
    James Davis
    Hawaii Medical Service Association, 818 Keeaumoku St, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Am J Manag Care 14:125-8. 2008
    ..To compare patients with and without major depression with respect to their rates of transition to several stages of cardiovascular disease progression...
  3. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting the influenza vaccination of high risk adults in Hawai'i
    James W Davis
    Hawai i Medical Service Association, Honolulu, HI 96814, USA
    Hawaii Med J 68:50-4. 2009
    ..The results suggest multiple reasons that high risk adults may fail to become vaccinated. Better understanding barriers may lead to improved strategies to improve influenza vaccination rates...
  4. pmc Prevalence of comorbid conditions with aging among patients with diabetes and cardiovascular disease
    James W Davis
    University of Hawai i John A Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, USA
    Hawaii Med J 70:209-13. 2011
    ..The objectives were to develop a methodology to understand the prevalence of medically complex patients, and to apply the methodology to examine patients with one or more of hypertension, hyperlipidemia, diabetes, and heart disease...
  5. ncbi request reprint Identifying characteristics of patients with low urgency emergency department visits in a managed care setting
    James W Davis
    Hawaii Medical Service Association, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Manag Care 19:38-44. 2010
    ..Low urgency ED visits could include visits that require an ED setting but for less severe conditions than high urgency ED visits...
  6. ncbi request reprint Variations in clinical practice among the Hawaiian islands
    James W Davis
    Department of Care Management, Hawai i Medical Service Association, Honolulu 96814, USA
    Hawaii Med J 65:226-30. 2006
    ..More focused geographic studies may be warranted to clarify where and why the variations in health care occur...
  7. pmc Initial antihypertensive prescriptions, switching patterns and adherence among insured patients in Hawai'i
    Kikikipa Kretzer
    University of Hawaii John A Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Hawaii Med J 67:96-99, 111. 2008
    ..Practice patterns were investigated for an insured population to determine if prescribing patterns, switching, and relative adherence by drug class for first-line antihypertensive medications adhered to national guidelines...
  8. pmc Screening rates and characteristics of health plan members who respond to screening reminders
    Jun Zhu
    Hawaii Medical Service Association, Care Management, PO Box 860, Honolulu, HI 96808 0860
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A56. 2006
    ..Although evidence has shown that reminder programs improve preventive screening rates, this study is one of the first to examine the characteristics of health plan members who respond to screening reminders...
  9. ncbi request reprint Antihypertensive adherence and drug class among Asian Pacific Americans
    Deborah A Taira
    Hawaii Medical Service Association, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Ethn Health 12:265-81. 2007
    ..The objective of this study is to identify predictors of adherence for specific groups, particularly Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders...
  10. ncbi request reprint The impact of seeing physicians new to a patient on the response to screening reminders
    Jun Zhu
    Hawaii Medical Service Association an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, Honolulu, HI 96808 0860, USA
    Med Care 44:908-13. 2006
    ..This study examined the associations between the characteristics of physicians visited after the reminders were sent and the health screenings received for breast, cervical, and colorectal cancers, and for diabetes and cholesterol...
  11. pmc Factors associated with poor glycemic control or wide glycemic variability among diabetes patients in Hawaii, 2006-2009
    Deborah Taira Juarez
    College of Pharmacy, University of Hawaii, 677 Ala Moana Blvd, Ste 1025, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:120065. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to identify factors associated with sustained poor glycemic control, some glycemic variability, and wide glycemic variability among diabetes patients over 3 years...
  12. pmc Socioeconomic disparities in breast cancer screening in Hawaii
    Timothy Halliday
    John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2424 Maile Way, Saunders Hall 533, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A91. 2007
    ..Our objective was to analyze the relationship between income and mammography screening for members enrolled in a large health plan in Hawaii...
  13. pmc Factors associated with place of death for elderly Japanese-American men: the Honolulu Heart Program and Honolulu-Asia Aging Study
    Christina L Bell
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii 96817, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:714-8. 2009
    ..Attitudes of elderly Japanese Americans and their families regarding place of care at the end of life, particularly in the setting of dementia, merit future study...
  14. pmc Using quantile regression to assess disparities in medication adherence
    Deborah T Juarez
    College of Pharmacy, University of Hawaii, Hilo, HI, USA
    Am J Health Behav 38:53-62. 2014
    ..To examine racial/ethnic disparities in medication adherence between Asian and Pacific Islander Americans and Whites...
  15. pmc Followup after an emergency department visit for asthma: urban/rural patterns
    Kelley Withy
    University of Hawaii, John A Burns School of Medicine, Department of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Ethn Dis 18:S2-247-51. 2008
    ..As a proxy measure of access to care, researchers examined the rate of office visits after emergency department (ED) treatment for asthma between rural and urban areas and pediatric and adult patients in Hawaii...
  16. ncbi request reprint Self identity through Ho'oponopono as adjunctive therapy for hypertension management
    Kikikipa Kretzer
    University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii 96824, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:624-8. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine if Self Identity through Ho'oponopono along with standard medical therapy might better control hypertension than standard therapy alone...
  17. ncbi request reprint Emerging bone health issues in women with breast cancer in Hawai'i
    Jennifer Fu Carney
    John A Burns School of Medicine, Prevention and Control Program, Cancer Research Center of Hawai i, University of Hawai i, USA
    Hawaii Med J 66:164-6. 2007
    ..This study addresses adjuvant chemotherapy among women with early stage breast cancer and related issues of bone health in Hawai'i...
  18. ncbi request reprint The relationship between ethnicity and obesity in Asian and Pacific Islander populations: a literature review
    James Davis
    John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:111-8. 2004
    ..Based upon our review of the literature, we conclude that further research is necessary to address the relationship between ethnicity and obesity risk factors in Asian and Pacific Islander populations...
  19. pmc Prevalence of breastfeeding among a multiethnic population in Hawaii
    Sylvia R Pager
    Department of Pediatrics, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, 1380 Lusitana St, Ste 90, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Ethn Dis 18:S2-215-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study, conducted in a multiethnic population in Hawaii, was to estimate the prevalence of breastfeeding at six months of age, exclusive and otherwise, as well as to identify positively and negatively associated factors...
  20. pmc Missed well-child care visits, low continuity of care, and risk of ambulatory care-sensitive hospitalizations in young children
    Jeffrey O Tom
    Kaiser Center for Health Research Hawaii, 501 Alakawa Street, Honolulu, HI 96817, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:1052-8. 2010
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  21. pmc Excellence in research and education at the John A. Burns School of Medicine: a tribute to Edwin Cadman's vision
    T S Shomaker
    University of Hawaii, John A Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Hawaii Med J 64:263-9. 2005
  22. ncbi request reprint Cervical spinal cord injury and the need for cardiovascular intervention
    John F Bilello
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center, University of California San Francisco Fresno Campus, 93702, USA
    Arch Surg 138:1127-9. 2003
    ..The level of cervical spinal cord injury (CSCI) can be used to predict the need for a cardiovascular intervention...