- Demographic, psychosocial, and behavioral factors associated with survival after heart transplantationSteven A Farmer
Center for Cardiovascular Innovation, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 95:876-83. 2013..Heart transplantation requires substantial personal, financial, and psychosocial resources. Using an existing multisite data set, we examined predictors of mortality at 5 to 10 years after heart transplantation...
- Impact of community wealth on use of cardiac-resynchronization therapy with defibrillators for heart failure patientsSteven A Farmer
Center for Cardiovascular Innovation, Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:798-807. 2012..Disparities in cardiovascular disease treatment are a major health policy concern. A complex interplay of patient, provider, and social contextual factors affect inequities in care...