Craig Evan Pollack

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Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Physician social networks and variation in rates of complications after radical prostatectomy
    Craig Evan Pollack
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA Electronic address
    Value Health 17:611-8. 2014
  2. pmc It's who you know: patient-sharing, quality, and costs of cancer survivorship care
    Craig Evan Pollack
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 8:156-66. 2014
  3. pmc Do wealth disparities contribute to health disparities within racial/ethnic groups?
    Craig Evan Pollack
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2024 E Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 67:439-45. 2013
  4. pmc Patient sharing among physicians and costs of care: a network analytic approach to care coordination using claims data
    Craig Evan Pollack
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:459-65. 2013
  5. pmc Neighborhood socioeconomic status and coronary heart disease risk prediction in a nationally representative sample
    C E Pollack
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Public Health 126:827-35. 2012
  6. pmc Primary care providers' perspectives on discontinuing prostate cancer screening
    Craig E Pollack
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Cancer 118:5518-24. 2012
  7. pmc Racial disparities in changing to a high-volume urologist among men with localized prostate cancer
    Craig Evan Pollack
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Med Care 49:999-1006. 2011
  8. pmc Hospital racial composition and the treatment of localized prostate cancer
    Craig Evan Pollack
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Cancer 117:5569-78. 2011
  9. pmc A case-control study of home foreclosure, health conditions, and health care utilization
    Craig Evan Pollack
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Urban Health 88:469-78. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Housing affordability and health among homeowners and renters
    Craig Evan Pollack
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:515-21. 2010

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Physician social networks and variation in rates of complications after radical prostatectomy
    Craig Evan Pollack
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA Electronic address
    Value Health 17:611-8. 2014
    ..The goal of this article was to examine whether physician social networks-as defined by shared patients-are associated with rates of complications after radical prostatectomy...
  2. pmc It's who you know: patient-sharing, quality, and costs of cancer survivorship care
    Craig Evan Pollack
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 8:156-66. 2014
    ..We sought to explore whether cancer survivors whose providers have more patients in common (e.g., shared patients) tend to have higher quality and lower cost care...
  3. pmc Do wealth disparities contribute to health disparities within racial/ethnic groups?
    Craig Evan Pollack
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2024 E Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 67:439-45. 2013
    ..Though wide disparities in wealth have been documented across racial/ethnic groups, it is largely unknown whether differences in wealth are associated with health disparities within racial/ethnic groups...
  4. pmc Patient sharing among physicians and costs of care: a network analytic approach to care coordination using claims data
    Craig Evan Pollack
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:459-65. 2013
    ..Improving care coordination is a national priority and a key focus of health care reforms. However, its measurement and ultimate achievement is challenging...
  5. pmc Neighborhood socioeconomic status and coronary heart disease risk prediction in a nationally representative sample
    C E Pollack
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Public Health 126:827-35. 2012
    ..Test the association between coronary heart disease (CHD) risk scores and neighborhood socioeconomic status (NSES) in a US nationally-representative sample and describe whether the association varies by gender and race/ethnicity...
  6. pmc Primary care providers' perspectives on discontinuing prostate cancer screening
    Craig E Pollack
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Cancer 118:5518-24. 2012
    ..The authors of this report examined providers' decision-making regarding discontinuing PSA screening...
  7. pmc Racial disparities in changing to a high-volume urologist among men with localized prostate cancer
    Craig Evan Pollack
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Med Care 49:999-1006. 2011
    ..Patients who receive surgery from high-volume surgeons tend to have better outcomes. Black patients, however, are less likely to receive surgery from high-volume surgeons...
  8. pmc Hospital racial composition and the treatment of localized prostate cancer
    Craig Evan Pollack
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Cancer 117:5569-78. 2011
    ..Racial differences in the treatment of men with localized prostate cancer remain poorly understood. This study examines whether hospital racial composition is associated with the type of treatment black and white men receive...
  9. pmc A case-control study of home foreclosure, health conditions, and health care utilization
    Craig Evan Pollack
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Urban Health 88:469-78. 2011
    ..Policies designed to decrease the incidence of home foreclosure and support people during the process should consider its association with poor health and changes in health care utilization...
  10. ncbi request reprint Housing affordability and health among homeowners and renters
    Craig Evan Pollack
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:515-21. 2010
    ..Although lack of affordable housing is common in the U.S., few studies have examined the association between housing affordability and health...
  11. pmc Physician social networks and variation in prostate cancer treatment in three cities
    Craig Evan Pollack
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Health Serv Res 47:380-403. 2012
    ..To examine whether physician social networks are associated with variation in treatment for men with localized prostate cancer...
  12. ncbi request reprint Foreclosure and health status
    Craig Evan Pollack
    Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, and RAND Corporation, USA
    LDI Issue Brief 15:1-4. 2010
    ..This Issue Brief summarizes two studies that examine the health implications of foreclosure and reveal a vulnerable population that may benefit from coordinated health and financial services...
  13. pmc Health status of people undergoing foreclosure in the Philadelphia region
    Craig Evan Pollack
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program and Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1833-9. 2009
    ..We assessed the health status of people undergoing mortgage foreclosure in the Philadelphia region to determine if there was a relationship between foreclosure and health...
  14. pmc Racial differences in the impact of comorbidities on survival among elderly men with prostate cancer
    Mary Putt
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 66:409-35. 2009
    ..Adjusting for treatment had little impact on these results, despite variation in the racial difference in receipt of prostatectomy with differing comorbidity levels...
  15. ncbi request reprint Surgical Quality Is More Than Volume: The Association between Changing Urologists and Complications for Patients with Localized Prostate Cancer
    Eva H DuGoff
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD
    Health Serv Res 49:1165-83. 2014
    ..To examine the association of changing urologists on surgical complications in men with prostate cancer...
  16. ncbi request reprint Neighbourhood deprivation and alcohol consumption: does the availability of alcohol play a role?
    Craig Evan Pollack
    Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 34:772-80. 2005
    ..This study tests the relationships between neighbourhood-level deprivation, alcohol availability, and individual-level alcohol consumption using a multilevel analysis...
  17. pmc Association of self-reported hospital discharge handoffs with 30-day readmissions
    Ibironke Oduyebo
    Departments of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:624-9. 2013
    ..Poor health care provider communication across health care settings may lead to adverse outcomes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Are primary care physicians ready to practice in a consumer-driven environment?
    Giridhar Mallya
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Manag Care 14:661-8. 2008
    ..To evaluate physicians' readiness to care for patients enrolled in consumer-directed health plans (CDHPs), which change the nature of cost sharing and medical decision making in primary care...
  19. doi request reprint The geographic accessibility of retail clinics for underserved populations
    Craig Evan Pollack
    The Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 1303B Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Dr, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:945-9; discussion 950-3. 2009
    ..The extent to which retail clinics provide access to care for underserved populations remains largely unknown. The purpose of this study was to determine whether retail clinics tend to be located in census tracts with higher medical need...