Roderick S Hooker

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The extension of rheumatology services with physician assistants and nurse practitioners
    Roderick S Hooker
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Medical Services, 4500 South Lancaster Road, Dallas, TX 75216 7191, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 22:523-33. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Physician assistants working in the Department of Veterans Affairs
    Denni J Woodmansee
    US Department of Veterans Affairs, Dallas, Texas, USA
    JAAPA 23:41-4. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Career flexibility of physician assistants and the potential for more primary care
    Roderick S Hooker
    School for Public Health, University of North Texas Health Sciences Center, Department of Veterans Affairs, Dallas, TX, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:880-6. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Emergency medicine services: interprofessional care trends
    Roderick S Hooker
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Dallas VA Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75216 7191, USA
    J Interprof Care 22:167-78. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Physician assistants and nurse practitioners: the United States experience
    Roderick S Hooker
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Service, Dallas VA Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Med J Aust 185:4-7. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Physician assistant and nurse practitioner prescribing: 1997-2002
    Roderick S Hooker
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Medical Service 111, 4500 S Lancaster Road, Dallas, TX 75216 7191, USA
    J Rural Health 21:355-60. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Federally employed physician assistants
    Roderick S Hooker
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Medical Services, Dallas, TX 75216 7191, USA
    Mil Med 173:895-9. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Patterns of biologic agent use in older males with inflammatory diseases: an institution-focused, observational post-marketing study
    Suong Tran
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Drugs Aging 26:607-15. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Role delineation of rheumatology physician assistants
    Roderick S Hooker
    Rheumatology Research, Medical Services 111, Dallas VA Medical Center, 4500 S Lancaster Road, Dallas, TX 75216 7191, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 14:202-5. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Physician assistants in emergency medicine: the impact of their role
    Roderick S Hooker
    Department of Veterans Affairs, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:72-7. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint The extension of rheumatology services with physician assistants and nurse practitioners
    Roderick S Hooker
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Medical Services, 4500 South Lancaster Road, Dallas, TX 75216 7191, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 22:523-33. 2008
    ..Understanding the various components of the health workforce is paramount in making estimates of future care needs. This chapter examines PAs and NPs in rheumatology settings to understand what they do and how they are utilized...
  2. ncbi request reprint Physician assistants working in the Department of Veterans Affairs
    Denni J Woodmansee
    US Department of Veterans Affairs, Dallas, Texas, USA
    JAAPA 23:41-4. 2010
    ..Projected demand for PA services in the VHA is expected to grow to 2,550 by 2018. Strategies are under way to improve the PA workforce in the VA...
  3. doi request reprint Career flexibility of physician assistants and the potential for more primary care
    Roderick S Hooker
    School for Public Health, University of North Texas Health Sciences Center, Department of Veterans Affairs, Dallas, TX, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:880-6. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that an array of new incentives under health reform could draw and retain more physician assistants into primary care medicine...
  4. doi request reprint Emergency medicine services: interprofessional care trends
    Roderick S Hooker
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Dallas VA Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75216 7191, USA
    J Interprof Care 22:167-78. 2008
    ..In view of an increasing emergency medical demand and a continuing shortage of physician personnel, policies are needed for workforce planning to meet the demand...
  5. ncbi request reprint Physician assistants and nurse practitioners: the United States experience
    Roderick S Hooker
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Service, Dallas VA Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Med J Aust 185:4-7. 2006
    ..The interprofessional skill mix provided by PAs and NPs may enhance medical care in comparison with that provided by a doctor alone...
  6. ncbi request reprint Physician assistant and nurse practitioner prescribing: 1997-2002
    Roderick S Hooker
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Medical Service 111, 4500 S Lancaster Road, Dallas, TX 75216 7191, USA
    J Rural Health 21:355-60. 2005
    ..However, there have been no published studies from a national standpoint comparing urban and rural settings...
  7. ncbi request reprint Federally employed physician assistants
    Roderick S Hooker
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Medical Services, Dallas, TX 75216 7191, USA
    Mil Med 173:895-9. 2008
    ..Because civilian job opportunities for PAs are plentiful, the federal system is seeking strategies for recruitment and retention. A centralized plan may be one useful recommendation...
  8. doi request reprint Patterns of biologic agent use in older males with inflammatory diseases: an institution-focused, observational post-marketing study
    Suong Tran
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Drugs Aging 26:607-15. 2009
    ..Furthermore, studies of drugs for autoimmune diseases that do include elderly populations have tended to include a preponderance of female patients...
  9. doi request reprint Role delineation of rheumatology physician assistants
    Roderick S Hooker
    Rheumatology Research, Medical Services 111, Dallas VA Medical Center, 4500 S Lancaster Road, Dallas, TX 75216 7191, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 14:202-5. 2008
    ..Concurrently, the utilization of rheumatology physician assistants (PAs) is growing, although little is known about this role...
  10. doi request reprint Physician assistants in emergency medicine: the impact of their role
    Roderick S Hooker
    Department of Veterans Affairs, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:72-7. 2011
    ..Physician assistants (PAs), one alternative, are employed in emergency departments (EDs), but little is known about the impact of their role...
  11. ncbi request reprint Physician assistants in the Canadian Forces
    Roderick S Hooker
    Division of Health Services Research, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 6011 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9090, USA
    Mil Med 168:948-50. 2003
    ..This study provides the first description of the training and activity of Canadian physician assistants...
  12. ncbi request reprint A cost analysis of physician assistants in primary care
    Roderick S Hooker
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
    JAAPA 15:39-42, 45, 48 passim. 2002
    ..Few differences emerged in the use of resources and the rate of return visits for a diagnosis between physicians and PAs. In this setting PAs appear to be cost-effective from an employment standpoint...
  13. ncbi request reprint Trends in the supply of physician assistants and nurse practitioners in the United States
    Roderick S Hooker
    Division of Health Services Research, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:174-81. 2002
    ..These observations have implications for the future in the types of patients they see and the degree of health care services they provide...
  14. doi request reprint Cardiovascular outcomes in male veterans with rheumatoid arthritis
    Subhash Banerjee
    Dallas VA Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:1201-5. 2008
    ..03). In conclusion, in a population of male US veterans aged >50 years, (1) patients with RA were at high risk of MACEs, and (2) RA DAS was a significant predictor of MACEs independent of traditional cardiovascular risk factors...
  15. ncbi request reprint Introducing physician assistants into new roles: international experiences
    Laurent A Frossard
    University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Med J Aust 188:199-201. 2008
  16. ncbi request reprint Extending rural and remote medicine with a new type of health worker: physician assistants
    Teresa M O'Connor
    Rural Health Research Unit, School of Medicine, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 15:346-51. 2007
    ..The physician assistant concept might provide Australia with a novel strategy for addressing its medical workforce shortage, particularly in rural and remote settings...
  17. ncbi request reprint Retention of physician assistants in rural health clinics
    Lisa R Henry
    Department of Anthropology, University of North Texas, Denton, TX 76203, USA
    J Rural Health 23:207-14. 2007
    ..Improvement of rural health care access has been a guiding principle of federal and state policy regarding physician assistants (PAs)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prescribing trends by nurse practitioners and physician assistants in the United States
    Daisha J Cipher
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, 76107, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 18:291-6. 2006
    ..The intent is to study the characteristics of providers and patients, and the type of prescriptions written by NPs and PAs in primary care and to compare these activities to physicians...
  19. ncbi request reprint Are older patients satisfied with physician assistants and nurse practitioners?
    Daisha J Cipher
    School of Public Health, University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, USA
    JAAPA 19:36, 39-40, 42-4. 2006
    ..To determine how satisfied older American consumers are with physician assistant (PA) and nurse practitioner (NP) care...
  20. ncbi request reprint The changing professional practice of physician assistants: 1992 to 2000
    Paul Wing
    Center for Health Workforce Studies, School of Public Health, University at Albany, Rensselaer, NY, USA
    JAAPA 17:37-40, 42, 45-9. 2004
    ..In addition, the paper examines the relationships among the profession, its professional environment, and physicians, as well as the relationship between the PA profession and access to care for underserved populations...
  21. ncbi request reprint Physician assistants: does the US experience have anything to offer other countries?
    James F Cawley
    J Health Serv Res Policy 8:65-7. 2003
  22. ncbi request reprint Nurse practitioners and physician assistants in hospital outpatient departments, 1997-1999
    Susan X Lin
    Columbia University School of Nursing, New York, NY, USA
    Nurs Econ 20:174-9. 2002
  23. ncbi request reprint Doctorial dissertations on nurse practitioners: 1970-2000
    Roderick S Hooker
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Division of Health Services Research, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 14:276-84. 2002
    ..To understand more about the nurse practitioner (NP) profession, a study was undertaken of the dissertation literature...
  24. ncbi request reprint Satisfaction and well-being of primary care providers in managed care
    Donald K Freeborn
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
    Eval Health Prof 25:239-54. 2002
    ..They also were significantly less satisfied than the physicians with their incomes and fringe benefits. Our findings suggest that more attention should be given to practice conditions and compensation of PAs and NPs in managed care...