J R Meurer
Affiliation: Medical College of Wisconsin
- The awesome Asthma School Days Program: educating children, inspiring a communityJ R Meurer
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
J Sch Health 69:63-8. 1999..Leaders in Milwaukee used the survey results to develop a community action plan. The educational program, surveys, community partnerships, and strategic plans can be replicated in other schools...
- Medical injuries among hospitalized childrenJ R Meurer
Department of Pediatrics and Children s Research Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, WI 53233, USA
Qual Saf Health Care 15:202-7. 2006..However, previous studies have used screening criteria that focus on inpatient occurrences only rather than on injuries that also occur in ambulatory or community settings leading to hospital admission...
- Genetic aspects of the etiology and treatment of asthmaJohn R Meurer
Medical College of Wisconsin and Children s Research Institute, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
Pediatr Clin North Am 53:715-25. 2006..Within a few years, practitioners may apply sophisticated knowledge of cell and molecular biology to expand pharmacotherapeutic approaches and to personalize diagnosis and management...
- Asthma severity among children hospitalized in 1990 and 1995J R Meurer
Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 154:143-9. 2000..During the past decade, the number of children with asthma increased; however, the number of asthma hospitalizations for children decreased...
- Risk factors for pediatric asthma emergency visits. Milwaukee Childhood Asthma Project TeamJ R Meurer
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
J Asthma 37:653-9. 2000..The latter two variables were associated with severe asthma. High-risk children can be targeted for office-based medical care...
- Parental perceptions of well-child care visits in an inner-city clinicSharon Busey
Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53233, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:62-6. 2002..To assess parental perceptions of the importance of well-child care (WCC) in an inner-city clinic and to determine what type and format of information parents would like to obtain at WCC visits...
- Emergency department allies: a controlled trial of two emergency department-based follow-up interventions to improve asthma outcomes in childrenMarc H Gorelick
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin and Children s Research Institute, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Pediatrics 117:S127-34. 2006..We sought to study the impact of emergency department (ED)-based intensive primary care linkage and initiation of asthma case management on long-term, patient-oriented outcomes for children with an asthma exacerbation...
- Voluntary progress toward universal newborn hearing screeningJoseph E Kerschner
Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Department of Otolaryngology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 68:165-74. 2004....
- Association between infant continuity of care and pediatric emergency department utilizationDavid C Brousseau
Section of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Pediatrics 113:738-41. 2004....
- Pediatric asthma case management: a review of evidence and an experimental study designAmanda Schulte
Center for the Advancement of Urban Children, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin and Children s Hospital and Health System, Milwaukee, USA
J Pediatr Nurs 19:304-10. 2004..The described experimental study assesses the cost and effectiveness of home-based nurse case management by a community coalition for children visiting an emergency department for asthma care...
- Efforts to quit smoking by parents of children with asthmaJohn R Meurer
Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
WMJ 103:70-3. 2004..Seventy-five percent of parents reported smoke-free homes. Overall, 85% of parents pledged to keep smoke-free homes, 92% in existing smoke-free homes and 64% in homes with smoke...
- Urban Wisconsin pediatric patients using an after-hours telephone triage service: outcomes and complianceS J Frisbee
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, 9000 W Wisconsin Ave, PO Box 1997, MS #950, Milwaukee, WI 53201-1997, USA
WMJ 100:55-8. 2001..A TTS may offer significant benefits to ensure care quality and contain costs in this population...
- Coding for asthma patient education in the primary care settingMichael D Cabana
Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Health System, 6 D 19 NIB, Box 0456, 300 North Ingalls Street, Ann Arbor, Ml 48109 0456, USA
J Med Pract Manage 21:115-9. 2005..We review coding strategies that should be used when counseling and education are the main focus of the patient visit. We review additional procedures and techniques to make office flow, documentation, and coding proceed more smoothly...
- Childhood asthma surveillance by community coalitionsJohn R Meurer
Fight Asthma Milwaukee Allies (FAM Allies, Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Health Promot Pract 7:77S-86S. 2006....
- Incorporating quality improvement into pediatric practice managementThomas K McInerny
Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 Elmwood Ave, Box 777, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Pediatrics 112:1163-5. 2003
- Adolescent hospital discharges associated with self-poisonings in Wisconsin, 2000-2002Anne M Marbella
Injury Research Center, Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Milwaukee 53226, USA
WMJ 104:59-64. 2005..This study investigates the Wisconsin adolescent self-poisoning problem, using state discharge data on medication-related self-inflicted injuries, focusing on medications used and risk factors...
- Guiding mothers' management of health problems of very low birth-weight infantsKaren A Pridham
Department of Family Medicine, School of Nursing, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
Public Health Nurs 23:205-15. 2006....
- From formation to action: How allies against asthma coalitions are getting the job doneFrances D Butterfoss
Consortium for Infant and Child Health (CINCH, Center for Pediatric Research at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia, USA
Health Promot Pract 7:34S-43S. 2006..They attributed success to being responsive to community needs and developing comprehensive strategies, and they believed that partners' goals were more innovative and achievable than any institution could have created alone...
- Engaging health care providers in coalition activitiesCynthia S Kelly
Consortium for Child and Infant Health (CINCH, Eastern Virginia Medical School Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters in Norfolk, Virginia, USA
Health Promot Pract 7:66S-75S. 2006....
- Improving quality of care and promoting health care system change: The role of community-based coalitionsMarielena Lara
, UCLA Department of Pediatrics and RAND Health in Santa Monica, California, USA
Health Promot Pract 7:87S-95S. 2006..The collaborative and empowering processes that a coalition model encourages and the direct advocacy opportunity provided to the consumer appear to bring these forces into play...
- The coalition process at work: Building care coordination models to control chronic diseaseMichael P Rosenthal
Philadelphia Allies Against Asthma (PAAA, Department of Family and Community Medicine at the Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Health Promot Pract 7:117S-126S. 2006....
- Factors associated with physician interventions to address adolescent smokingTammy H Sims
Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin Medical School, 1930 Monroe Street, Madison, WI 53711, USA
Health Serv Res 39:571-86. 2004..Medical record prompts, similar to the tobacco use question on prenatal forms and the tobacco use vital sign stamp, are essential for reminding providers to consistently document and address tobacco use among adolescents...