Joe Feinglass

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Access to care outcomes: a telephone interview study of a suburban safety net program for the uninsured
    Joe Feinglass
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 750 N Lake Shore Dr, 10th Floor, Chicago, IL, 60611, USA
    J Community Health 39:108-17. 2014
  2. doi request reprint How 'preventable' are lower extremity amputations? A qualitative study of patient perceptions of precipitating factors
    Joe Feinglass
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 34:2158-65. 2012
  3. pmc Association of functional status with changes in physical activity: insights from a behavioral intervention for participants with arthritis
    Joe Feinglass
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:172-5. 2012
  4. pmc How safe is primary knee replacement surgery? Perioperative complication rates in Northern Illinois, 1993-1999
    Joe Feinglass
    Northwestern University Medical School and Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 51:110-6. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of physical activity on functional status among older middle-age adults with arthritis
    Joe Feinglass
    Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 53:879-85. 2005
  6. pmc Correlates of improvement in walking ability in older persons in the United States
    Joe Feinglass
    General Internal Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:533-9. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Baseline health, socioeconomic status, and 10-year mortality among older middle-aged Americans: findings from the Health and Retirement Study, 1992 2002
    Joe Feinglass
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 St Clair No 200, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:S209-17. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in prescription contraceptive use, 1995-2002: the effect of insurance status
    Kelly R Culwell
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1371-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Complementary and alternative medicine use for arthritis pain in 2 Chicago community areas
    Joe Feinglass
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Clin J Pain 23:744-9. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Perioperative outcomes and amputation-free survival after lower extremity bypass surgery in California hospitals, 1996-1999, with follow-up through 2004
    Joe Feinglass
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Surg 50:776-783.e1. 2009

Detail Information

Publications51

  1. doi request reprint Access to care outcomes: a telephone interview study of a suburban safety net program for the uninsured
    Joe Feinglass
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 750 N Lake Shore Dr, 10th Floor, Chicago, IL, 60611, USA
    J Community Health 39:108-17. 2014
    ..Access to care programs will be an important tool to address the needs of the 30 million people who will continue to be uninsured in the United States. ..
  2. doi request reprint How 'preventable' are lower extremity amputations? A qualitative study of patient perceptions of precipitating factors
    Joe Feinglass
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 34:2158-65. 2012
    ..We used in-depth interviews with recent amputees to assess how patients viewed their initial amputation risk and causes...
  3. pmc Association of functional status with changes in physical activity: insights from a behavioral intervention for participants with arthritis
    Joe Feinglass
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:172-5. 2012
    ..We tested the hypothesis that participants with the highest baseline functional capacity, regardless of their intervention status, experienced the greatest increases in physical activity levels at 6-month follow-up...
  4. pmc How safe is primary knee replacement surgery? Perioperative complication rates in Northern Illinois, 1993-1999
    Joe Feinglass
    Northwestern University Medical School and Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 51:110-6. 2004
    ..To describe inpatient complications for primary total knee replacement (TKR) in a period of rapidly growing orthopedic surgery capacity, declining length of stay, and more frequent discharge to rehabilitation facilities...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of physical activity on functional status among older middle-age adults with arthritis
    Joe Feinglass
    Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 53:879-85. 2005
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  6. pmc Correlates of improvement in walking ability in older persons in the United States
    Joe Feinglass
    General Internal Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:533-9. 2009
    ..We analyzed factors associated with improvement in walking ability among respondents to the nationally representative Health and Retirement Study...
  7. ncbi request reprint Baseline health, socioeconomic status, and 10-year mortality among older middle-aged Americans: findings from the Health and Retirement Study, 1992 2002
    Joe Feinglass
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 St Clair No 200, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:S209-17. 2007
    ..This study analyzed whether socioeconomic status in older middle age continues to be associated with 10-year survival after data are controlled for baseline health status...
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in prescription contraceptive use, 1995-2002: the effect of insurance status
    Kelly R Culwell
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1371-8. 2007
    ..To examine changes in prescription contraception use between 1995 and 2002 by insurance status among women at risk for unintended pregnancy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Complementary and alternative medicine use for arthritis pain in 2 Chicago community areas
    Joe Feinglass
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Clin J Pain 23:744-9. 2007
    ..To compare the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) for arthritis between 2 ethnically distinct metropolitan Chicago community areas...
  10. doi request reprint Perioperative outcomes and amputation-free survival after lower extremity bypass surgery in California hospitals, 1996-1999, with follow-up through 2004
    Joe Feinglass
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Surg 50:776-783.e1. 2009
    ..This study analyzes perioperative and long-term limb salvage and amputation-free survival outcomes for patients undergoing initial aortoiliac or femoropopliteal bypass graft surgery in California hospitals from 1996 to 1999...
  11. doi request reprint A census-based analysis of racial disparities in lower extremity amputation rates in Northern Illinois, 1987-2004
    Joe Feinglass
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:1001-7; discussion 1007. 2008
    ..Given improvements in care for peripheral vascular disease and diabetes over the last two decades, it was of interest whether racial disparities in lower extremity amputation rates had changed...
  12. pmc Chronic joint symptoms and prior arthritis diagnosis in community surveys: implications for arthritis prevalence estimates
    Joe Feinglass
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Public Health Rep 118:230-9. 2003
    ..This telephone interview study examines prevalence estimates based on the current Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) arthritis case definition...
  13. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in primary and repeat lower extremity amputation: results from a multihospital study
    Joe Feinglass
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Surg 41:823-9. 2005
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  14. ncbi request reprint Health status, arthritis risk factors, and medical care use among respondents with joint symptoms or physician diagnosed arthritis: findings from the 2001 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
    Joe Feinglass
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Rheumatol 32:130-6. 2005
    ..However, this population includes very diverse groups with major differences in health status, risk factors and disability...
  15. doi request reprint Unexpected collateral effects of simulation-based medical education
    Jeffrey H Barsuk
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Acad Med 86:1513-7. 2011
    ..The collateral effects of SBE on the skills of residents who have not yet experienced SBE are unknown...
  16. ncbi request reprint Influence of renal insufficiency on limb loss and mortality after initial lower extremity surgical revascularization
    ANN M O'HARE
    Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Medical Center and University of California, San Francisco 94121, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:709-16. 2004
    ..The goal of the present study was to determine whether patients with milder degrees of renal insufficiency are also at risk for this complication...
  17. doi request reprint Cost savings from reduced catheter-related bloodstream infection after simulation-based education for residents in a medical intensive care unit
    Elaine R Cohen
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Simul Healthc 5:98-102. 2010
    ..However, little is known about the cost-effectiveness of simulation-based education. The aim of this study was to estimate hospital cost savings related to a reduction in CRBSI after simulation training for residents...
  18. pmc Mastery learning of advanced cardiac life support skills by internal medicine residents using simulation technology and deliberate practice
    Diane B Wayne
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:251-6. 2006
    ..Internal medicine residents must be competent in advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) for board certification...
  19. ncbi request reprint Graduating internal medicine residents' self-assessment and performance of advanced cardiac life support skills
    Diane B Wayne
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Med Teach 28:365-9. 2006
    ..075). Self-assessment of performance by graduating internal medicine residents was not accurate in this study. The use of self-assessment to document resident competence in procedures such as ACLS is not a proxy for objective evaluation...
  20. doi request reprint Volume of emergency department admissions for sepsis is related to inpatient mortality: results of a nationwide cross-sectional analysis
    Emilie S Powell
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:2161-8. 2010
    ..This study examines whether there is an association between the annual volume of patients admitted via the emergency department with sepsis and inpatient mortality...
  21. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two standard-setting methods for advanced cardiac life support training
    Diane B Wayne
    MD, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Galter 3 150, 251 East Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Acad Med 80:S63-6. 2005
    ..This study used the Angoff and Hofstee standard-setting methods to derive minimum passing scores for six advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) procedures...
  22. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of internal medicine residents' retention of advanced cardiac life support skills
    Diane B Wayne
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, 251 E Huron Street, Galter 3 150, Chicago, Illinois 60011, USA
    Acad Med 81:S9-S12. 2006
    ..Traditional ACLS courses have limited ability to enable residents to achieve and maintain skills. Educational programs featuring reliable measurements and improved retention of skills would be useful for residency education...
  23. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in neuraxial labor analgesia
    Paloma Toledo
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Anesth Analg 114:172-8. 2012
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  24. pmc The effects of daily weather on accelerometer-measured physical activity
    Joe Feinglass
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Phys Act Health 8:934-43. 2011
    ..This study analyzes Chicago-area weather effects on objectively measured physical activity over a 3-year period among a cohort of 241 participants in an on-going arthritis physical activity trial...
  25. ncbi request reprint Explaining racial variation in lower extremity amputation: a 5-year retrospective claims data and medical record review at an urban teaching hospital
    Cheryl Rucker-Whitaker
    Institute for Health Services Research and Policy Studies, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Arch Surg 138:1347-51. 2003
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Simulation-based education improves quality of care during cardiac arrest team responses at an academic teaching hospital: a case-control study
    Diane B Wayne
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Chest 133:56-61. 2008
    ..Simulation technology is widely used in medical education. Linking educational outcomes achieved in a controlled environment to patient care improvement is a constant challenge...
  27. ncbi request reprint Postoperative mortality after nontraumatic lower extremity amputation in patients with renal insufficiency
    ANN M O'HARE
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco VAMC, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 15:427-34. 2004
    ..This finding highlights the need for a targeted approach to improving the care of patients with renal insufficiency undergoing lower extremity amputation...
  28. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes after bedside and interventional radiology paracentesis procedures
    Jeffrey H Barsuk
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Med 126:349-56. 2013
    ..Our aims were to develop a prediction model for which location (bedside vs IR) clinicians select for inpatient paracentesis procedures, and to compare clinical outcomes...
  29. doi request reprint Lower mortality in sepsis patients admitted through the ED vs direct admission
    Emilie S Powell
    Northwestern University, Department of Emergency Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 602611, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 30:432-9. 2012
    ..This study analyzes if patients with sepsis admitted through the emergency department (ED) have lower inpatient mortality than do patients admitted directly to the hospital...
  30. ncbi request reprint Potential role of comanagement in "rescue" of surgical patients
    Keiki Hinami
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Manag Care 17:e333-9. 2011
    ..To evaluate the effect of medical comanagement on outcomes of hospitalized surgical patients who had postoperative complications...
  31. ncbi request reprint The association of health insurance with use of prescription contraceptives
    Kelly R Culwell
    Program in Family Planning and Contraception, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 39:226-30. 2007
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Use of simulation-based education to reduce catheter-related bloodstream infections
    Jeffrey H Barsuk
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1420-3. 2009
    ..The effect of simulation-based education in CVC insertion on the incidence of catheter-related bloodstream infection (CRBSI) is unknown. The aim of this study was to determine if simulation-based training in CVC insertion reduces CRBSI...
  33. pmc Hospital-reported data on the pneumonia quality measure "Time to First Antibiotic Dose" are not associated with inpatient mortality: results of a nationwide cross-sectional analysis
    Erin Quattromani
    Department of Emergency Medicine EQ, ESP, RKK, NC, KS, UP, MJP, DMC and the Institute for Healthcare Studies and Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine ESP, RKK, JF, Chicago, IL, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:496-503. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether hospital performance on the TFAD measure for patients admitted from the emergency department (ED) for pneumonia is associated with decreased mortality...
  34. pmc Pregnancy intention and use of contraception among Hispanic women in the United States: data from the National Survey of Family Growth, 2006-2010
    Lisa M Masinter
    1 Center for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:862-70. 2013
    ..Both unintended and adolescent childbearing disproportionately impact the Hispanic population of the United States...
  35. ncbi request reprint Are the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality obstetric trauma indicators valid measures of hospital safety?
    William A Grobman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:868-74. 2006
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Patients transplanted for nonalcoholic steatohepatitis are at increased risk for postoperative cardiovascular events
    Lisa B Vanwagner
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Hepatology 56:1741-50. 2012
    ..90). The majority (70%) of events occurred in the perioperative period, and the occurrence of a CV event was associated with a 50% overall mortality. However, there were no differences in patient, graft, or CV mortality between groups...
  37. ncbi request reprint Risk-adjustment of cesarean delivery rates: a practical method for use in quality improvement
    Alan M Peaceman
    Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Ill, USA
    Am J Med Qual 17:113-7. 2002
    ..86 and a 60-fold increase in cesarean delivery from highest to lowest deciles of predicted risk. This methodology can be used widely for quality improvement without the need for extensive chart review...
  38. ncbi request reprint Is heart failure survival improving? Evidence from 2323 elderly patients hospitalized between 1989-2000
    Joe Feinglass
    Institute for Health Services Research and Policy Studies, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill, USA
    Am Heart J 146:111-4. 2003
    ..This offers an excellent opportunity to study potential heart failure survival improvements for a general patient population...
  39. ncbi request reprint Disparities in health care are driven by where minority patients seek care: examination of the hospital quality alliance measures
    Romana Hasnain-Wynia
    Health Research and Educational Trust, American Hospital Association, and Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60606, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1233-9. 2007
    ..We assessed racial/ethnic disparities using the Hospital Quality Alliance Inpatient Quality of Care Indicators...
  40. doi request reprint The weekend effect for patients with sepsis presenting to the emergency department
    Emilie S Powell
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois Institute for Healthcare Studies and Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois
    J Emerg Med 45:641-8. 2013
    ..It is unknown if there is a mortality difference that exists for patients presenting to the Emergency Department (ED) with sepsis on the weekend...
  41. pmc Development of a 5 year life expectancy index in older adults using predictive mining of electronic health record data
    Jason Scott Mathias
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 20:e118-24. 2013
    ..We sought to use predictive data mining and high dimensional analytics of electronic health record (EHR) data to develop a highly accurate and clinically actionable 5 year life expectancy index...
  42. doi request reprint Variations in US hospital performance on imaging-use measures
    Jason S Mathias
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Med Care 50:808-14. 2012
    ....
  43. doi request reprint Robotic-assisted laparoscopic myomectomy versus abdominal myomectomy: a comparative analysis of surgical outcomes and costs
    Kate Nash
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 285:435-40. 2012
    ..To compare clinical and effectiveness outcomes between robotic-assisted laparoscopic myomectomy (RALM) and abdominal myomectomy (AM)...
  44. doi request reprint Infant morbidity and mortality associated with vaginal delivery in twin gestations
    Alan M Peaceman
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Internal Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 200:462.e1-6. 2009
    ..To compare infant outcomes for twin gestations delivered vaginally with those with cesarean delivery by using a large national dataset containing birth certificate data...
  45. ncbi request reprint Impact of renal insufficiency on short-term morbidity and mortality after lower extremity revascularization: data from the Department of Veterans Affairs' National Surgical Quality Improvement Program
    ANN M O'HARE
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco VA Medical Center, 4150 Clement Street, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:1287-95. 2003
    ..Further studies are needed to explore reasons for the higher rate of limb-threatening infection in patients with renal insufficiency undergoing revascularization...
  46. doi request reprint Specialties performing paracentesis procedures at university hospitals: Implications for training and certification
    Jeffrey H Barsuk
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois
    J Hosp Med 9:162-8. 2014
    ..However, practice patterns at university hospitals are less clear...
  47. ncbi request reprint Simulation-based training of internal medicine residents in advanced cardiac life support protocols: a randomized trial
    Diane B Wayne
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Teach Learn Med 17:210-6. 2005
    ..Internal medicine residents must be competent in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) for board certification...
  48. doi request reprint Adherence to repeat fecal occult blood testing in an urban community health center network
    David T Liss
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 750 N Lake Shore Drive, 10th Floor, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Community Health 38:829-33. 2013
    ..The observed low rate of adherence greatly diminishes the effectiveness of FOBT in reducing CRC mortality. Findings demonstrate the need for systems-based interventions that increase adherence without requiring face-to-face encounters. ..
  49. pmc Postoperative outcomes after robotic versus abdominal myomectomy
    Leanne Griffin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    JSLS 17:407-13. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to compare surgical, quality-of-life, and residual fibroid outcomes after RALM and AM...
  50. ncbi request reprint Does physician benchmarking improve performance of laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy?
    Frank F Tu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of General Internal Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    South Med J 98:883-7. 2005
    ..Benchmarking techniques were implemented to optimize operating time and charges associated with laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy (LAVH)...
  51. doi request reprint Non-Hodgkins lymphoma: how well you do may depend on where you live
    Raymond D Massenburg
    Health Policy Administration, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Leuk Lymphoma 49:841-2. 2008