D M Hynes

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Measuring costs in multisite randomized controlled trials: lessons from the VA Cooperative Studies Program
    D Hynes
    Department of Veterans Affairs Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141 5000, USA
    Med Care 37:AS27-36. 1999
  2. pmc Informatics resources to support health care quality improvement in the veterans health administration
    Denise M Hynes
    VA Information Resource Center, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, PO Box 5000 151V, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:344-50. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Research as a key to promoting and sustaining innovative practice
    D M Hynes
    Department of Veterans Affairs Innovative Nursing Initiative Review Task Force, Veterans Affairs Information Resource Center, Hines, IL 60141 5000, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 35:453-9. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Database and informatics support for QUERI: current systems and future needs. Quality Enhancement Research Initiative
    D M Hynes
    Veterans Affairs Information Resource Center, a Department of Veterans Affairs Health Service Research and Development Service Resource Center at the Edwards Hines, Jr, Veterans Affairs Hospital, Illinois 60141 5000, USA
    Med Care 38:I114-28. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Potential cost savings of erythropoietin administration in end-stage renal disease
    Denise M Hynes
    Department of Veterans Affairs Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Hines, Edward G Hines, JR VA Hospital, Illinois 60141, USA
    Am J Med 112:169-75. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Veterans' access to and use of Medicare and Veterans Affairs health care
    Denise M Hynes
    VA Information Resource Center VIReC, Hines, Illinois 60141, USA
    Med Care 45:214-23. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Tension-free repair versus watchful waiting for men with asymptomatic or minimally symptomatic inguinal hernias: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, 5th Avenue and Roosevelt Road, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 203:458-68. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Cost effectiveness of laparoscopic versus open mesh hernia operation: results of a Department of Veterans Affairs randomized clinical trial
    Denise M Hynes
    Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Midwest Center for Health Services and Policy Research, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, PO Box 5000 151 V, 5th Avenue and Roosevelt Road, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 203:447-57. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of coronary artery bypass grafts versus percutaneous coronary intervention for revascularization of high-risk patients
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Hines VA Hospital, PO Box 5000 151H, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Circulation 114:1251-7. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Adherence to guidelines for ESRD anemia management
    Denise M Hynes
    Midwest Center for Health Services and Policy Research, Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Edward Hines Jr Veterans Affairs Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 47:455-61. 2006

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Measuring costs in multisite randomized controlled trials: lessons from the VA Cooperative Studies Program
    D Hynes
    Department of Veterans Affairs Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141 5000, USA
    Med Care 37:AS27-36. 1999
    ..This paper describes experiences from the VA Cooperative Studies Program in measuring health care utilization and costs for studies that evaluate clinical interventions...
  2. pmc Informatics resources to support health care quality improvement in the veterans health administration
    Denise M Hynes
    VA Information Resource Center, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, PO Box 5000 151V, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:344-50. 2004
    ..In this paper, we describe the role of information systems in the VHA QUERI process, highlight the major information systems critical to this quality improvement process, and discuss issues associated with the use of these systems...
  3. ncbi request reprint Research as a key to promoting and sustaining innovative practice
    D M Hynes
    Department of Veterans Affairs Innovative Nursing Initiative Review Task Force, Veterans Affairs Information Resource Center, Hines, IL 60141 5000, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 35:453-9. 2000
    ..Also described are task force recommendations to foster innovative practice through increased nursing research capacity, and strategies are suggested for applying these principles in other health care settings...
  4. ncbi request reprint Database and informatics support for QUERI: current systems and future needs. Quality Enhancement Research Initiative
    D M Hynes
    Veterans Affairs Information Resource Center, a Department of Veterans Affairs Health Service Research and Development Service Resource Center at the Edwards Hines, Jr, Veterans Affairs Hospital, Illinois 60141 5000, USA
    Med Care 38:I114-28. 2000
    ..Our primary objective is to provide an overview of database and informatics support for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Quality Enhancement Research Initiative (QUERI)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Potential cost savings of erythropoietin administration in end-stage renal disease
    Denise M Hynes
    Department of Veterans Affairs Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Hines, Edward G Hines, JR VA Hospital, Illinois 60141, USA
    Am J Med 112:169-75. 2002
    ..Since epoetin is expensive, optimizing the therapeutic effect of epoetin using a strategy that includes subcutaneous administration could lead to substantial cost savings...
  6. ncbi request reprint Veterans' access to and use of Medicare and Veterans Affairs health care
    Denise M Hynes
    VA Information Resource Center VIReC, Hines, Illinois 60141, USA
    Med Care 45:214-23. 2007
    ..We examined the impact of access to care characteristics on health care use patterns among those veterans dually eligible for Medicare and Veterans Affairs (VA) services...
  7. ncbi request reprint Tension-free repair versus watchful waiting for men with asymptomatic or minimally symptomatic inguinal hernias: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, 5th Avenue and Roosevelt Road, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 203:458-68. 2006
    ..Although WW is likely to be less costly initially when compared with tension-free repair (TFR) because of the cost of the operation, it is not clear whether WW remains the least costly option when longer-term costs are considered...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cost effectiveness of laparoscopic versus open mesh hernia operation: results of a Department of Veterans Affairs randomized clinical trial
    Denise M Hynes
    Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Midwest Center for Health Services and Policy Research, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, PO Box 5000 151 V, 5th Avenue and Roosevelt Road, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 203:447-57. 2006
    ..Cost effectiveness is an important consideration when evidence for predominance of one surgical technique is lacking. Current cost estimates of hernia repair are not available...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of coronary artery bypass grafts versus percutaneous coronary intervention for revascularization of high-risk patients
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Hines VA Hospital, PO Box 5000 151H, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Circulation 114:1251-7. 2006
    ..The present study examined the cost-effectiveness of PCI versus CABG for these high-risk patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Adherence to guidelines for ESRD anemia management
    Denise M Hynes
    Midwest Center for Health Services and Policy Research, Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Edward Hines Jr Veterans Affairs Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 47:455-61. 2006
    ..Because reimbursement for erythropoietin differs for federal versus private-sector dialysis centers, we hypothesized different use patterns by facility type...
  11. ncbi request reprint Patient satisfaction and use of Veterans Affairs versus non-Veterans Affairs healthcare services by veterans
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Department of Veterans Affairs Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center, Hines VA Hospital, Hines, Illinois 60141, USA
    Med Care 43:453-60. 2005
    ..We examined whether patient satisfaction affected subsequent use of non-Veterans Affairs (VA) services among chronically ill veterans discharged from VA hospitals...
  12. ncbi request reprint Impact of surgeon and surgical center characteristics on choice of permanent vascular access
    ANN M O'HARE
    Department of Medicine, VA Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    Kidney Int 64:681-9. 2003
    ..The impact of the surgeon and surgical center characteristics on choice of autogenous arteriovenous (AV) fistula versus artificial AV graft as permanent vascular access for hemodialysis has not been studied...
  13. ncbi request reprint Veterans Health Administration inpatient and outpatient care data: an overview
    Patricia A Murphy
    VA Information Resource Center, Health Services Research and Development Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Edward Hines, Jr Hospital, Hines, Ill 60141, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 5:E4. 2002
  14. ncbi request reprint Effect of increased copayments on pharmacy use in the Department of Veterans Affairs
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Hines VA Hospital, 5000 South 5th Avenue, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Med Care 45:1090-7. 2007
    ..We examined the impact of the copayment increase on medication acquisition from VA...
  15. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer surgery trends and outcomes: results from a National Department of Veterans Affairs study
    Denise M Hynes
    Midwest Center for Health Services and Policy Research, VA Information Resource Center, Edward Hines Jr VA Administration Hospital, PO Box 5000 151V, Fifth and Roosevelt Roads, Building 1 Room C305, Hines, IL 60141 5000, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 198:707-16. 2004
    ..This study examined trends and outcomes for breast cancer surgery performed at Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) hospitals...
  16. ncbi request reprint A primer and comparative review of major US mortality databases
    Diane C Cowper
    Veterans Affairs Information Resource Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Health Service Research and Development Service Resource Center at the Edward Hines, Jr, Veterans Affairs Hospital, Hines, IL 60141 5000, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 12:462-8. 2002
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  17. ncbi request reprint Decision support within the Veterans' Health Administration
    Margaret Ross Kraft
    Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 122:100-4. 2006
    ..The DSS information has also proven to be very useful for health services researchers...