Joseph S Ross

Summary

Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Quality of care for acute myocardial infarction at urban safety-net hospitals
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:238-48. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Certificate of need regulation and cardiac catheterization appropriateness after acute myocardial infarction
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Pl, Box 1070, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Circulation 115:1012-9. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Statistical models and patient predictors of readmission for heart failure: a systematic review
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1070, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1371-86. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Use of recommended ambulatory care services: is the Veterans Affairs quality gap narrowing?
    Joseph S Ross
    HSR and D Targeted Research Enhancement Program and Geriatrics Research, Education, and Clinical Center, James J Peters Veterans Administration Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10025, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:950-8. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Guest authorship and ghostwriting in publications related to rofecoxib: a case study of industry documents from rofecoxib litigation
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    JAMA 299:1800-12. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Hospital remoteness and thirty-day mortality from three serious conditions
    Joseph S Ross
    Mt Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:1707-17. 2008
  7. pmc Use of stroke secondary prevention services: are there disparities in care?
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10029, USA
    Stroke 40:1811-9. 2009
  8. pmc Appropriateness of collaborations between industry and the medical profession: physicians' perceptions
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Med 122:955-60. 2009
  9. pmc Recent national trends in readmission rates after heart failure hospitalization
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 3:97-103. 2010
  10. pmc Pooled analysis of rofecoxib placebo-controlled clinical trial data: lessons for postmarket pharmaceutical safety surveillance
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1070, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1976-85. 2009

Detail Information

Publications50

  1. ncbi request reprint Quality of care for acute myocardial infarction at urban safety-net hospitals
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:238-48. 2007
    ..We examine the implications of these findings for the millions of vulnerable Americans who rely on safety-net hospitals for their care...
  2. ncbi request reprint Certificate of need regulation and cardiac catheterization appropriateness after acute myocardial infarction
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Pl, Box 1070, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Circulation 115:1012-9. 2007
    ..Our objective was to examine whether rates of appropriate cardiac catheterization after admission for acute myocardial infarction varied between states with and without CON regulation of cardiac catheterization...
  3. doi request reprint Statistical models and patient predictors of readmission for heart failure: a systematic review
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1070, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1371-86. 2008
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Use of recommended ambulatory care services: is the Veterans Affairs quality gap narrowing?
    Joseph S Ross
    HSR and D Targeted Research Enhancement Program and Geriatrics Research, Education, and Clinical Center, James J Peters Veterans Administration Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10025, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:950-8. 2008
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Guest authorship and ghostwriting in publications related to rofecoxib: a case study of industry documents from rofecoxib litigation
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    JAMA 299:1800-12. 2008
    ..Recent litigation related to rofecoxib provided a unique opportunity to examine guest authorship and ghostwriting, practices that have been suspected in biomedical publication but for which there is little documentation...
  6. doi request reprint Hospital remoteness and thirty-day mortality from three serious conditions
    Joseph S Ross
    Mt Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:1707-17. 2008
    ..We found only small mortality differences across remoteness regions for hospitalizations for the three conditions. We examine the implications of these findings for the millions of Americans who rely upon rural hospitals for their care...
  7. pmc Use of stroke secondary prevention services: are there disparities in care?
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10029, USA
    Stroke 40:1811-9. 2009
    ....
  8. pmc Appropriateness of collaborations between industry and the medical profession: physicians' perceptions
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Med 122:955-60. 2009
    ..Physicians' ratings of the appropriateness of collaboration and of receiving payment for collaboration with the pharmaceutical and medical device industries may differ...
  9. pmc Recent national trends in readmission rates after heart failure hospitalization
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 3:97-103. 2010
    ..No recent national trends in RSRRs have been reported, and it is not known whether hospital-specific performance is improving or variation in performance is decreasing...
  10. pmc Pooled analysis of rofecoxib placebo-controlled clinical trial data: lessons for postmarket pharmaceutical safety surveillance
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1070, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1976-85. 2009
    ....
  11. pmc Hospital volume and 30-day mortality for three common medical conditions
    Joseph S Ross
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:1110-8. 2010
    ..It is also not known whether a volume threshold for such an association exists...
  12. pmc Use of administrative claims models to assess 30-day mortality among Veterans Health Administration hospitals
    Joseph S Ross
    HSR and D Research Enhancement Award Program and Geriatrics Research, Education, and Clinical Center, James J Peters Veterans Administration Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
    Med Care 48:652-8. 2010
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  13. pmc Use of preventive care by the working poor in the United States
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Prev Med 44:254-9. 2007
    ..Examine the association between poverty and preventive care use among older working adults...
  14. pmc Racial and ethnic differences in personal cervical cancer screening amongst post-graduate physicians: results from a cross-sectional survey
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:378. 2008
    ..Our objective was to explore racial and ethnic differences in adherence to cervical cancer screening recommendations among female post-graduate physicians...
  15. pmc Trial publication after registration in ClinicalTrials.Gov: a cross-sectional analysis
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS Med 6:e1000144. 2009
    ..Our objectives were to examine completeness of registration within ClinicalTrials.gov and to determine the extent and correlates of selective publication...
  16. ncbi request reprint Pharmaceutical company payments to physicians: early experiences with disclosure laws in Vermont and Minnesota
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    JAMA 297:1216-23. 2007
    ..Recent legislation in 5 states and the District of Columbia mandated state disclosure of payments made to physicians by pharmaceutical companies. In 2 of these states, Vermont and Minnesota, payment disclosures are publicly available...
  17. doi request reprint Hospital readmission performance and patterns of readmission: retrospective cohort study of Medicare admissions
    Kumar Dharmarajan
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, 630 West 168th Street, Box 93, PH 10 203, New York, NY 10032, USA
    BMJ 347:f6571. 2013
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  18. doi request reprint Dual use of Veterans Affairs services and use of recommended ambulatory care
    Joseph S Ross
    HSR and D Targeted Research Enhancement Program and Geriatrics Research, Education, and Clinical Center, James J Peters Veterans Administration Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10468, USA
    Med Care 46:309-16. 2008
    ..It is not known what effect using care from multiple sources has on the quality of care patients receive...
  19. pmc Association of chronic diseases and impairments with disability in older adults: a decade of change?
    William W Hung
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Med Care 50:501-7. 2012
    ..Little is known about how the relationship between chronic disease, impairment, and disability has changed over time among older adults...
  20. pmc Use of preventive care by elderly male veterans receiving care through the Veterans Health Administration, Medicare fee-for-service, and Medicare HMO plans
    Salomeh Keyhani
    Health Services Research and Development HSR and D Targeted Research Enhancement Program, James J Peters Veterans Administration Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:2179-85. 2007
    ..We compared use of preventive care among veterans receiving care through the Veterans Health Administration (VHA), Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) plans, and Medicare health maintenance organizations (HMOs)...
  21. pmc Physician attitudes toward industry: a view across the specialties
    Deborah Korenstein
    Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave Levy Place, Campus Box 1087, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Surg 145:570-7. 2010
    ..To explore attitudes of physicians from all specialties toward gifts from and interactions with the pharmaceutical and medical device industries...
  22. pmc A random effects multinomial logit analysis of using Medicare and VA healthcare among veterans with dementia
    Carolyn W Zhu
    James J Peters Veterans Administration Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10468, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 29:91-104. 2010
    ..Efforts to coordinate care between VA and Medicare providers are necessary to ensure patients receive high quality care...
  23. pmc Diagnoses and timing of 30-day readmissions after hospitalization for heart failure, acute myocardial infarction, or pneumonia
    Kumar Dharmarajan
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    JAMA 309:355-63. 2013
    ....
  24. pmc Prevalence of financial conflicts of interest among panel members producing clinical practice guidelines in Canada and United States: cross sectional study
    Jennifer Neuman
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave Levy Place, Box 1057, New York, NY 10029, USA
    BMJ 343:d5621. 2011
    ..To determine the prevalence of financial conflicts of interest among members of panels producing clinical practice guidelines on screening, treatment, or both for hyperlipidaemia or diabetes...
  25. pmc Evaluation of the Mobile Acute Care of the Elderly (MACE) service
    William W Hung
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Pl, PO Box 1070, New York, NY 10029, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:990-6. 2013
    ..The Mobile Acute Care of the Elderly (MACE) service is a novel model of care delivered by an interdisciplinary team, designed to deliver specialized care to hospitalized older adults to improve patient outcomes...
  26. pmc Recent trends in chronic disease, impairment and disability among older adults in the United States
    William W Hung
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Geriatr 11:47. 2011
    ..To examine concurrent prevalence trends of chronic disease, impairment and disability among older adults...
  27. pmc Use of Medicare and Department of Veterans Affairs health care by veterans with dementia: a longitudinal analysis
    Carolyn W Zhu
    Research Enhancement Award Program and Geriatric Research, Health Services Research and Development Service, James J Peters Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10468, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1908-14. 2009
    ..Efforts to coordinate care between VA and Medicare providers are necessary to ensure that patients receive high-quality care, especially patients with multiple comorbidities...
  28. pmc Association between physician quality improvement incentives and ambulatory quality measures
    Tara F Bishop
    Department of Public Health, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:e126-34. 2012
    ..Study Design: Cross-sectional study using data from the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey...
  29. doi request reprint Electronic health record components and the quality of care
    Salomeh Keyhani
    Geriatrics Research, Education, and Clinical Center, James J Peters Veterans Administration Medical Center, Bronx, New York, USA
    Med Care 46:1267-72. 2008
    ..Electronic health records (EHRs) have been promoted as an important tool to improve quality of care. We examined the association between EHR components, a complete EHR, and the quality of care...
  30. pmc Adherence of pharmaceutical advertisements in medical journals to FDA guidelines and content for safe prescribing
    Deborah Korenstein
    Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e23336. 2011
    ..Our objective was to determine adherence rates of physician-directed print advertisements in biomedical journals to FDA guidelines and describe content important for safe prescribing...
  31. pmc Audit and feedback: an intervention to improve discharge summary completion
    Anca Dinescu
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Hosp Med 6:28-32. 2011
    ..02) and postdischarge care (83% vs. 57%., P < 0.001) section-specific information. In conclusion, audit and feedback sessions were associated with better DS completeness in areas of particular importance to geriatric care...
  32. doi request reprint Cognitive decline among patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    William W Hung
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1070, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 180:134-7. 2009
    ..Prior research has suggested an association between chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and the development of cognitive decline; however, these studies have been cross-sectional or small case series...
  33. doi request reprint Comparison of the US and Canadian health care systems: a tale of 2 Mount Sinai's
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    JAMA 300:1934-6. 2008
  34. doi request reprint The cost of pharmaceutical innovation to patients
    Salomeh Keyhani
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Department of Health Policy, Box 1077, One Gustave L Levy Place, NY 10029, New York, USA
    Expert Opin Drug Discov 2:1431-4. 2007
    ..This paper examines the impact of high prices on patients and the relation between prices and innovation, and finally, considers policies that may balance patients' access to medications and financial rewards to industry...
  35. pmc Impact of state laws that extend eligibility for parents' health insurance coverage to young adults
    Alexander B Blum
    Department of Health Evidence and Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Pediatrics 129:426-32. 2012
    ..Thirty-four states previously enacted similar laws. The authors sought to examine the impact on access to care of state laws extending eligibility of parents' insurance to young adults...
  36. pmc Laboratory test ordering at physician offices with and without on-site laboratories
    Tara F Bishop
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:1057-63. 2010
    ..Physician self-referral, ordering a test or procedure or referring to a facility in which a physician has a financial interest, has been associated with increased utilization of health care services...
  37. doi request reprint Appropriate proton pump inhibitor use among older adults: a retrospective chart review
    Claudene J George
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 6:249-54. 2008
    ..Nonindicated use is of particular concern among older adults, who may have multiple comorbidities and take more medications, increasing their risk for adverse drug reactions...
  38. pmc What have we learnt from Vioxx?
    Harlan M Krumholz
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, PO Box 208088, New Haven, CT 06520 8088, USA
    BMJ 334:120-3. 2007
  39. doi request reprint Updated estimates of pharmaceutical company payments to physicians in Vermont
    Joseph S Ross
    JAMA 300:1998-2000. 2008
  40. ncbi request reprint Acute myocardial infarction and congestive heart failure outcomes at specialty cardiac hospitals
    Brahmajee K Nallamothu
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Ann Arbor VA Medical Center, and Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
    Circulation 116:2280-7. 2007
    ..Outcomes of patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and congestive heart failure (CHF) at specialty cardiac hospitals are uncertain...
  41. ncbi request reprint The ADVANTAGE seeding trial: a review of internal documents
    Kevin P Hill
    McLean Hospital, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Ann Intern Med 149:251-8. 2008
    ..Seeding trials, clinical studies conducted by pharmaceutical companies that are designed to seem as if they answer a scientific question but primarily fulfill marketing objectives, have not been described in detail...
  42. pmc Brief report: Housestaff adherence to cervical cancer screening recommendations
    Joseph S Ross
    Yale University School of Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Department of Internal Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:68-70. 2006
    ..Postgraduate training involves intensive clinical education characterized by long work hours with minimal flexibility. Time demands may be a barrier to obtaining preventive care for housestaff during postgraduate training...
  43. doi request reprint Regional variation in cardiac catheterization appropriateness and baseline risk after acute myocardial infarction
    Dennis T Ko
    Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:716-23. 2008
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Refusal of care by patients
    Susannah M Bernheim
    JAMA 296:2921; author reply 2923. 2006
  45. ncbi request reprint Use of health care services by lower-income and higher-income uninsured adults
    Joseph S Ross
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Conn 06520 8088, USA
    JAMA 295:2027-36. 2006
    ..Although the uninsured comprise a range of income levels, little attention has been directed at higher-income uninsured adults and their patterns of care...
  46. pmc Influence of patients' socioeconomic status on clinical management decisions: a qualitative study
    Susannah M Bernheim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar St, PO Box 208025, New Haven, CT 208088, USA
    Ann Fam Med 6:53-9. 2008
    ..We investigated physician perspectives on how patients' SES influences care...
  47. ncbi request reprint What is different about the market for health care?
    David A Wells
    Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    JAMA 298:2785-7. 2007
  48. ncbi request reprint Is P4P really FFS?
    Walter P Wodchis
    Department of Health Policy, University of Toronto, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    JAMA 298:1797-9. 2007
  49. ncbi request reprint Insurance coverage and care of patients with non ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes
    Joseph S Ross
    Ann Intern Med 147:212; author reply 212. 2007
  50. pmc Cardiac Certificate of Need regulations and the availability and use of revascularization services
    Vivian Ho
    Baker Institute for Public Policy, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Am Heart J 154:767-75. 2007
    ..We assessed the association between cardiac CON regulations, availability of revascularization facilities, and revascularization rates...