Mary K Goldstein

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Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Improving adherence to guidelines for hypertension drug prescribing: cluster-randomized controlled trial of general versus patient-specific recommendations
    Mary K Goldstein
    VA Palo Alto Health Care System GRECC 182B, 3801 Miranda Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Am J Manag Care 11:677-85. 2005
  2. pmc Translating research into practice: organizational issues in implementing automated decision support for hypertension in three medical centers
    Mary K Goldstein
    Geriatrics Research Education and Clinical Center, 182 B, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Avenue, CA 94304, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:368-76. 2004
  3. doi request reprint The impact of chronic hepatitis C and co-morbid illnesses on health-related quality of life
    Jeffrey W Kwan
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, 154C, 3801 Miranda Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Qual Life Res 17:715-24. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Influence of age on perioperative complications among patients undergoing implantable cardioverter-defibrillators for primary prevention in the United States
    Vivian Tsai
    Stanford University School of Medicine, CA, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:549-56. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Modeling guidelines for integration into clinical workflow
    Samson W Tu
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:174-8. 2004
  6. pmc Simple counts of ADL dependencies do not adequately reflect older adults' preferences toward states of functional impairment
    Tamara Sims
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, 117 Encina Commons, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 6019, United States
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:1261-70. 2008
  7. pmc Preferences for dialysis withdrawal and engagement in advance care planning within a diverse sample of dialysis patients
    Manjula Kurella Tamura
    Division of Nephrology, Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:237-42. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Behavioral interventions and cost-effectiveness analysis
    Todd H Wagner
    Department of Veterans Affairs Health Economics Resource Center, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    Prev Med 39:1208-14. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Invariance and inconsistency in utility ratings
    Dena M Bravata
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 6019, USA
    Med Decis Making 25:158-67. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint The impact of chronic hepatitis C and comorbid psychiatric illnesses on health-related quality of life
    Joseph K Lim
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 40:528-34. 2006

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Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Improving adherence to guidelines for hypertension drug prescribing: cluster-randomized controlled trial of general versus patient-specific recommendations
    Mary K Goldstein
    VA Palo Alto Health Care System GRECC 182B, 3801 Miranda Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Am J Manag Care 11:677-85. 2005
    ..To determine whether an intervention focusing clinician attention on drug choice for hypertension treatment improves concordance between drug regimens and guidelines...
  2. pmc Translating research into practice: organizational issues in implementing automated decision support for hypertension in three medical centers
    Mary K Goldstein
    Geriatrics Research Education and Clinical Center, 182 B, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Avenue, CA 94304, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:368-76. 2004
    ..Conscious attention to organizational context at the time of development, deployment, and maintenance of the system was associated with extensive clinician use of the system...
  3. doi request reprint The impact of chronic hepatitis C and co-morbid illnesses on health-related quality of life
    Jeffrey W Kwan
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, 154C, 3801 Miranda Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Qual Life Res 17:715-24. 2008
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Influence of age on perioperative complications among patients undergoing implantable cardioverter-defibrillators for primary prevention in the United States
    Vivian Tsai
    Stanford University School of Medicine, CA, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:549-56. 2011
    ..01 to 1.32], compared with patients under 65 years old. CONCLUSIONS- Older patients had a modestly increased-but acceptably safe-risk of periprocedural complications and in-hospital mortality, driven mostly by increased comorbidity...
  5. ncbi request reprint Modeling guidelines for integration into clinical workflow
    Samson W Tu
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:174-8. 2004
    ..We discuss the implication of deployment-driven guideline encoding for sharability of executable guidelines...
  6. pmc Simple counts of ADL dependencies do not adequately reflect older adults' preferences toward states of functional impairment
    Tamara Sims
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, 117 Encina Commons, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 6019, United States
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:1261-70. 2008
    ..To test this assumption, we analyzed standard gamble (SG) utilities of single and combination ADL dependencies among older adults...
  7. pmc Preferences for dialysis withdrawal and engagement in advance care planning within a diverse sample of dialysis patients
    Manjula Kurella Tamura
    Division of Nephrology, Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:237-42. 2010
    ..Engagement in advance care planning (end-of-life discussions), completion of advance directives and 'do not resuscitate' or 'do not intubate' (DNR/DNI) orders were ascertained by a questionnaire and from dialysis unit records...
  8. ncbi request reprint Behavioral interventions and cost-effectiveness analysis
    Todd H Wagner
    Department of Veterans Affairs Health Economics Resource Center, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    Prev Med 39:1208-14. 2004
    ..This is typically not done but it may be critical for study design and for interpreting CEA results...
  9. ncbi request reprint Invariance and inconsistency in utility ratings
    Dena M Bravata
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 6019, USA
    Med Decis Making 25:158-67. 2005
    ..e., when subjects order their utilities such that their utility for a combination of ADL dependencies is greater than their utility for any subset of the combination)...
  10. ncbi request reprint The impact of chronic hepatitis C and comorbid psychiatric illnesses on health-related quality of life
    Joseph K Lim
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 40:528-34. 2006
    ..To determine the relative impact of chronic hepatitis C (CHC) and comorbid psychiatric illness on the health-related quality of life (HRQoL)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Clinical reminders attached to echocardiography reports of patients with reduced left ventricular ejection fraction increase use of beta-blockers: a randomized trial
    Paul A Heidenreich
    Palo Alto VA Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Circulation 115:2829-34. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that a reminder attached to the echocardiography report would increase the use of beta-blockers for patients with reduced left ventricular ejection fraction...
  12. ncbi request reprint Using health information technology to improve hypertension management
    Mary K Goldstein
    VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Geriatrics Research Education and Clinical Center 182B, 3801 Miranda Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 10:201-7. 2008
    ..Further study is needed to determine the optimal contexts for such systems and their impact on patient outcomes...
  13. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of computerized outpatient diagnoses in a Veterans Affairs general medicine clinic
    Herbert C Szeto
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, CA 94304, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:37-43. 2002
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint ACE inhibitor reminders attached to echocardiography reports of patients with reduced left ventricular ejection fraction
    Paul A Heidenreich
    VA Palo Alto Health Care System, and the Department of Medicine, Stanford University, CA 94304, USA
    Am J Med 118:1034-7. 2005
  15. ncbi request reprint The effect of geriatrics evaluation and management on nursing home use and health care costs: results from a randomized trial
    Ciaran S Phibbs
    Health Economics Resource Center, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, and Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Med Care 44:91-5. 2006
    ..The Geriatric Evaluation and Management study was developed to assess the impact of a comprehensive geriatric assessment service on the care of the elderly...
  16. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in blood pressure control: potential explanatory factors
    Hayden B Bosworth
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Am J Med 119:70.e9-15. 2006
    ..We explored antihypertensive medication adherence and other factors that may explain racial differences in blood pressure control...
  17. ncbi request reprint An intelligent case-adjustment algorithm for the automated design of population-based quality auditing protocols
    Aneel Advani
    Stanford Medical Informatics, Stanford University, CA 94025, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:1003-7. 2004
    ..We select quality constraints to measure using an optimization criterion based on statistical generalizability coefficients. We present results of the approach from a deployed decision support system for a hypertension guideline...
  18. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of KNAVE-II: a tool for intelligent query and exploration of patient data
    Susana B Martins
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:648-52. 2004
    ..User satisfaction with KNAVE-II was significantly superior compared to satisfaction using paper or ESS, based on a standard usability scale. Users also explicitly ranked KNAVE-II as superior to paper and the ESS...
  19. ncbi request reprint The veterans' study to improve the control of hypertension (V-STITCH): design and methodology
    Hayden B Bosworth
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham VAMC, Durham NC, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 26:155-68. 2005
    ..Despite the damaging impact of hypertension and the availability of evidence-based target values for BP, interventions to improve BP control have had limited success...
  20. ncbi request reprint Hypertension Intervention Nurse Telemedicine Study (HINTS): testing a multifactorial tailored behavioral/educational and a medication management intervention for blood pressure control
    Hayden B Bosworth
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham VAMC, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Am Heart J 153:918-24. 2007
    ..Only 31% of Americans with hypertension have their blood pressure (BP) under effective control. We describe a study that tests 3 different interventions in a randomized controlled trial using home BP telemedicine monitoring...
  21. ncbi request reprint Runtime application of Hybrid-Asbru clinical guidelines
    Ohad Young
    Medical Informatics Research Center, Department of Information Systems Engineering, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Biomed Inform 40:507-26. 2007
    ..Thus, we have demonstrated the capability of the Spock system to apply guidelines encoded in the Hybrid-Asbru intermediate representation, when an EPR is not available...
  22. ncbi request reprint Academic detailing to improve antihypertensive prescribing patterns
    David Siegel
    Medical Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Northern California Health Care System, Mather, California 95655, USA
    Am J Hypertens 16:508-11. 2003
    ..001 for change from baseline). Prescribing patterns after academic detailing more closely followed national recommendations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Clinician awareness of adherence to hypertension guidelines
    Michael A Steinman
    Division of Geriatrics, San Francisco VA Medical Center and the University of California, San Francisco 94121, USA
    Am J Med 117:747-54. 2004
    ..We compared clinicians' beliefs about their adherence to hypertension guidelines with data on their actual performance...
  24. pmc Evaluation of an architecture for intelligent query and exploration of time-oriented clinical data
    Susana B Martins
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Artif Intell Med 43:17-34. 2008
    ..KNAVE-II mediates queries to a distributed temporal-abstraction architecture (IDAN), which uses a knowledge-based problem-solving method specializing in on-the-fly computation of clinical queries...
  25. ncbi request reprint A catalog of dermatology utilities: a measure of the burden of skin diseases
    Suephy C Chen
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, Emory Center for Outcomes Research, University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Investig Dermatol Symp Proc 9:160-8. 2004
    ..We have demonstrated that skin diseases have considerable burden of disease and provided a preliminary repository of utility data for future researchers and policy makers...
  26. pmc Information technology to support improved care for chronic illness
    Alexander S Young
    West Los Angeles VA Healthcare Center, VA Desert Pacific Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center MIRECC, 11301 Wilshire Blvd 210A, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:425-30. 2007
    ..However, considerable uncertainty remains regarding the relative impact of specific informatics technologies on chronic illness care...
  27. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Shirin Shafazand
    The George Washington University, Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Chest 126:1452-9. 2004
    ..This study describes HRQOL in a cohort of patients with PAH...
  28. ncbi request reprint Does cancer risk affect health-related quality of life in patients with Barrett's esophagus?
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5202, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 65:16-25. 2007
    ..Health-related quality of life is decreased in patients with GERD and Barrett's esophagus (BE)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Association of antihypertensive therapy and diastolic hypotension in chronic kidney disease
    Carmen A Peralta
    General Internal Medicine Section, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, CA 94121, USA
    Hypertension 50:474-80. 2007
    ..Given recent evidence suggesting adverse effects of diastolic hypotension, these results suggest potential risks in patients with CKD from aggressive attempts to control systolic blood pressure...