Thomas E Burroughs

Summary

Affiliation: Saint Louis University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Short-term mortality and cost associated with cardiac device implantation in patients hospitalized with heart failure
    Jason Swindle
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am Heart J 156:322-8. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Patients' concerns about medical errors during hospitalization
    Thomas E Burroughs
    Center for Outcome Research, St Louis University, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:5-14. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Influence of early posttransplantation prednisone and calcineurin inhibitor dosages on the incidence of new-onset diabetes
    Thomas E Burroughs
    Center for Outcomes Research, Department of Internal Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2:517-23. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Diabetic complications associated with new-onset diabetes mellitus in renal transplant recipients
    Thomas E Burroughs
    Center for Outcomes Research, Department of Internal Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Transplantation 83:1027-34. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Patient concerns about medical errors in emergency departments
    Thomas E Burroughs
    Center for Outcomes Research, Department of Internal Medicine, St Louis University, MO 63104, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:57-64. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Do on-site patient satisfaction surveys bias results?
    Thomas E Burroughs
    Saint Louis University Center for Outcomes Research, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 31:158-66. 2005
  7. pmc Increasing incidence of new-onset diabetes after transplant among pediatric renal transplant patients
    Thomas E Burroughs
    Department of Internal Medicine, Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Transplantation 88:367-73. 2009
  8. pmc Novel methods for tracking long-term maintenance immunosuppression regimens
    Paula M Buchanan
    Center for Outcomes Research, St Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:117-24. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Associations of recipient illness history with hypertension and diabetes after living kidney donation
    Krista L Lentine
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Transplantation 91:1227-32. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Delivery patterns of recommended chronic kidney disease care in clinical practice: administrative claims-based analysis and systematic literature review
    Marie D Philipneri
    Division of Nephrology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Clin Exp Nephrol 12:41-52. 2008

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. pmc Short-term mortality and cost associated with cardiac device implantation in patients hospitalized with heart failure
    Jason Swindle
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am Heart J 156:322-8. 2008
    ..Therefore, we evaluated the inhospital mortality and costs associated with patients with heart failure who received an implantable cardioverter defibrillator, cardiac resynchronization device, or device lead...
  2. ncbi request reprint Patients' concerns about medical errors during hospitalization
    Thomas E Burroughs
    Center for Outcome Research, St Louis University, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:5-14. 2007
    ..Multiwave telephone interviews were conducted in 2002 with 1,656 inpatients from 12 Midwestern hospitals regarding patients' conceptualization of medical errors and perceived risk of seven types of medical errors...
  3. ncbi request reprint Influence of early posttransplantation prednisone and calcineurin inhibitor dosages on the incidence of new-onset diabetes
    Thomas E Burroughs
    Center for Outcomes Research, Department of Internal Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2:517-23. 2007
    ..48; P = 0.0012). Whereas the incidence of NOD is greatest with high Tac dosages, the increased risk versus CsA is sustained with lower Tac dosages. Higher steroid dosages increase the early diabetogenic effect of Tac but not of CsA...
  4. ncbi request reprint Diabetic complications associated with new-onset diabetes mellitus in renal transplant recipients
    Thomas E Burroughs
    Center for Outcomes Research, Department of Internal Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Transplantation 83:1027-34. 2007
    ..Data are scarce regarding the incidence and risk factors for complications of new-onset diabetes mellitus (NODM) in renal transplant patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Patient concerns about medical errors in emergency departments
    Thomas E Burroughs
    Center for Outcomes Research, Department of Internal Medicine, St Louis University, MO 63104, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:57-64. 2005
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  6. ncbi request reprint Do on-site patient satisfaction surveys bias results?
    Thomas E Burroughs
    Saint Louis University Center for Outcomes Research, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 31:158-66. 2005
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  7. pmc Increasing incidence of new-onset diabetes after transplant among pediatric renal transplant patients
    Thomas E Burroughs
    Department of Internal Medicine, Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Transplantation 88:367-73. 2009
    ..Risk of new-onset diabetes after transplant (NODAT) is well characterized for adults but much less understood in pediatric transplant. This study examines the incidence and risk factors of NODAT in pediatric renal transplant patients...
  8. pmc Novel methods for tracking long-term maintenance immunosuppression regimens
    Paula M Buchanan
    Center for Outcomes Research, St Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:117-24. 2008
    ..This study assessed the accuracy of three potential sources of maintenance immunosuppression data...
  9. doi request reprint Associations of recipient illness history with hypertension and diabetes after living kidney donation
    Krista L Lentine
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Transplantation 91:1227-32. 2011
    ..Little is known about associations of family health history with outcomes after kidney donation...
  10. doi request reprint Delivery patterns of recommended chronic kidney disease care in clinical practice: administrative claims-based analysis and systematic literature review
    Marie D Philipneri
    Division of Nephrology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Clin Exp Nephrol 12:41-52. 2008
    ..Clinical practice guidelines for management of chronic kidney disease (CKD) have been developed within the Kidney Disease Outcomes Quality Initiative (K/DOQI). Adherence patterns may identify focus areas for quality improvement...
  11. pmc Incremental value of the pancreas allograft to the survival of simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplant recipients
    Paolo R Salvalaggio
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:600-2. 2009
    ..To quantify the incremental survival benefit of the pancreas allograft in simultaneous pancreas-kidney (SPK) transplant recipients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Three-year post-transplant Medicare payments in kidney transplant recipients: associations with pre-transplant comorbidities
    Gerardo Machnicki
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 22:24-39. 2011
    ..Our expanded methodology can be used by others to assess more accurately the financial implications of renal transplantation to Medicare and individual transplant centers...
  13. ncbi request reprint Health insurance considerations for adolescent transplant recipients as they transition to adulthood
    Lisa M Willoughby
    Department of Internal Medicine, Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 11:127-31. 2007
    ..The purpose of this article was to review these and other issues pertaining to medical insurance coverage and transplantation, particularly for adolescent recipients as they transition to adulthood...
  14. ncbi request reprint Incidence, predictors, and associated outcomes of atrial fibrillation after kidney transplantation
    Krista L Lentine
    St Louis University Center for Outcomes Research, Salus Center 2nd Floor, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 1:288-96. 2006
    ..Appropriate risk stratification may identify transplant recipients who are in need of close monitoring for and management of this adverse cardiovascular event...
  15. ncbi request reprint Using focus groups to understand physicians' and nurses' perspectives on error reporting in hospitals
    Donna B Jeffe
    Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 30:471-9. 2004
    ..To increase error reporting, a better understanding of physicians' and nurses' perspectives regarding medical error reporting in hospitals, barriers to reporting, and possible ways to increase reporting is necessary...
  16. doi request reprint Underutilization of beta-blockers in patients undergoing implantable cardioverter-defibrillator and cardiac resynchronization procedures
    Paul J Hauptman
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 3:204-11. 2010
    ..Our objective was to evaluate use of beta-blockers (BB) among patients with heart failure undergoing a cardiac device procedure...
  17. pmc Crossmatch testing in kidney transplantation: patterns of practice and associations with rejection and graft survival
    Paolo R Salvalaggio
    Divison of Abdominal Organ Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Sant Louis University Medical Center, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 20:577-89. 2009
    ..We conclude that current practice patterns have not aligned utilization of T&B FC crossmatch with associated benefits. Prospective evaluation of the relationship of crossmatch modality with outcomes is warranted...
  18. pmc Brief report: Hospitalized patients' attitudes about and participation in error prevention
    Amy D Waterman
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:367-70. 2006
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  19. doi request reprint Implantable cardiac device procedures in older patients: use and in-hospital outcomes
    Jason P Swindle
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:631-7. 2010
    ..We sought to characterize age-specific practices and outcomes among patients with heart failure undergoing device implantation using a large nationally representative administrative database...
  20. ncbi request reprint Agreement of immunosuppression regimens described in Medicare pharmacy claims with the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network survey
    Paula M Stirnemann
    Saint Louis University Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 17:2299-306. 2006
    ..Low detection rates of OPTN-indicated corticosteroid use within claims require further examination...
  21. doi request reprint Predicting long-term graft survival in adult kidney transplant recipients
    Brett W Pinsky
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 23:693-700. 2012
    ..Using less than five total years of data tended to overestimate the population's long-term survival, accurate prediction of long-term DCGS is possible, but requires attention to the quantity data used in the projection method...
  22. ncbi request reprint De novo congestive heart failure after kidney transplantation: a common condition with poor prognostic implications
    Krista L Lentine
    Center for Outcomes Research, Division of Nephrology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 46:720-33. 2005
    ..We aim to describe the risk, predictors, and outcomes associated with de novo congestive heart failure (CHF) after kidney transplantation...
  23. doi request reprint Increased risk of graft failure in kidney transplant recipients after a diagnosis of dyspepsia or gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Luca Neri
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Transplantation 85:344-52. 2008
    ..We examined the incidence and predictors of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and dyspepsia and their associations with graft survival and mortality after transplant...
  24. pmc Kidney transplant Medicare payments and length of stay: associations with comorbidities and organ quality
    Gerardo Machnicki
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO, USA
    Arch Med Sci 7:278-86. 2011
    ..We investigated associations between pre-transplant comorbidities, length of stay (LOS) and Medicare payments for transplant hospitalization...
  25. doi request reprint Resource utilization in patients hospitalized with heart failure: insights from a contemporary national hospital database
    Paul J Hauptman
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am Heart J 155:978-985.e1. 2008
    ..However, little is known about the variability in and contributors to costs associated with HF hospitalizations. We examined the distribution of costs associated with a HF diagnosis in a large contemporary hospital database...
  26. doi request reprint Physician attitudes toward end-stage heart failure: a national survey
    Paul J Hauptman
    Division of Cardiology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Med 121:127-35. 2008
    ..However, there is a paucity of data published describing physician beliefs about heart failure management, especially in its advanced stages...
  27. pmc Herpes zoster risk factors in a national cohort of veterans with rheumatoid arthritis
    Jay R McDonald
    St Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, St Louis, Missouri 63106, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 48:1364-71. 2009
    ..Herpes zoster occurs more commonly in patients taking immunosuppressive medications, although the risk associated with different medications is poorly understood...
  28. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in self-reported symptom awareness and perceived ability to manage therapy with disease-modifying medication among commercially insured multiple sclerosis patients
    Anna Vlahiotis
    Express Scripts, Inc, 1 Express Way, St Louis, MO 63121, USA
    J Manag Care Pharm 16:206-16. 2010
    ..For both genders, use of disease-modifying medications (DMMs) in the clinical management of MS is pivotal in altering the natural course and diminishing progressive disability over time...
  29. doi request reprint Change in diabetic panretinal photocoagulation incidence
    Stephen S Feman
    Department of Ophthalmology at the School of Medicine, and the Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 43:270-4. 2012
    ..Diabetic blindness occurs most often among working-age people. Panretinal photocoagulation (PRP) can prevent this outcome. Administrative data examined changes in PRP incidence rates...
  30. pmc Use of nesiritide before and after publications suggesting drug-related risks in patients with acute decompensated heart failure
    Paul J Hauptman
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    JAMA 296:1877-84. 2006
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  31. ncbi request reprint Occupational stress is associated with impaired work ability and reduced quality of life in patients with chronic kidney failure
    Luca Neri
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Int J Artif Organs 32:291-8. 2009
    ..We assessed the association of occupational stress (Effort-Reward Imbalance, ERI),work ability (WAI) and health-related quality of life (QoL) in hemodialysis...
  32. doi request reprint Factors associated with receipt of adequate antidepressant pharmacotherapy by VA patients with recurrent depression
    Lauren D Garfield
    Clinical Research and Epidemiology Workgroup, Research Service 151 JC, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center St Louis, St Louis, MO 63106, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:381-8. 2011
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  33. ncbi request reprint Implementing a hospitalwide patient safety program for cultural change
    Max M Cohen
    Missouri Baptist Medical Center, BJC HealthCare, St Louis, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 30:424-31. 2004
    ..After focus groups revealed that staff perceived a punitive culture, Missouri Baptist Medical Center (MBMC) embarked on a comprehensive patient safety program, which was initially directed at creating a just culture of patient safety...
  34. doi request reprint Incidence and risk factors for diarrhea following kidney transplantation and association with graft loss and mortality
    Suphamai Bunnapradist
    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:478-86. 2008
    ..Gastrointestinal complications after kidney transplantation are associated with inferior graft outcomes. We examined the incidence, risk factors, and outcomes of posttransplantation diarrhea...
  35. ncbi request reprint One organ donation, three perspectives: experiences of donors, recipients, and third parties with living kidney donation
    Thomas E Burroughs
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Prog Transplant 13:142-50. 2003
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  36. ncbi request reprint Anything does not go: defining and refining interventions designed to improve quality in cardiovascular diseases
    Paul J Hauptman
    Am J Med 117:433-5. 2004
  37. ncbi request reprint Mycophenolate mofetil dose reductions and discontinuations after gastrointestinal complications are associated with renal transplant graft failure
    Suphamai Bunnapradist
    Multi Organ Transplant Program, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Transplantation 82:102-7. 2006
    ..Little is known of the association between MMF dose reductions and discontinuations following GI complications and graft survival...
  38. ncbi request reprint Reconsidering models of patient satisfaction and behavioral intentions
    Koichiro Otani
    Indiana University Purdue University, Fort Wayne School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 28:7-20. 2003
    ..It finds that patients combine their reactions to the attributes by means of noncompensatory and nonlinear models to form their overall satisfaction or behavioral intentions...