Susmita Pati

Summary

Affiliation: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint PANDAS with catatonia: a case report. Therapeutic response to lorazepam and plasmapheresis
    Josephine Elia
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:1145-50. 2005
  2. pmc Insurance gaps among vulnerable children in the United States, 1999-2001
    Marlon Satchell
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1155-61. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Maternal health literacy and late initiation of immunizations among an inner-city birth cohort
    Susmita Pati
    Pediatric Generalist Research Group and the Division of General Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:386-94. 2011
  4. pmc Health expenditures for privately insured adults enrolled in managed care gatekeeping vs indemnity plans
    Susmita Pati
    Division of General Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, PH 9 East, Room 105, 622 West 168th St, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:286-91. 2005
  5. pmc Medically underserved girls receive less evaluation for short stature
    Adda Grimberg
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatrics 127:696-702. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Sex-based prevalence of growth faltering in an urban pediatric population
    Adda Grimberg
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr 154:567-572.e2. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint State-level child health system performance and the likelihood of readmission to children's hospitals
    Chris Feudtner
    PolicyLab, Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr 157:98-102.e1. 2010
  8. pmc Addressing inpatient crowding by smoothing occupancy at children's hospitals
    Evan S Fieldston
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    J Hosp Med 6:462-8. 2011
  9. pmc Predictors of well child care adherence over time in a cohort of urban Medicaid-eligible infants
    Anje C Van Berckelaer
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    BMC Pediatr 11:36. 2011
  10. pmc Immigrant children's reliance on public health insurance in the wake of immigration reform
    Susmita Pati
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:2004-10. 2008

Research Grants

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Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint PANDAS with catatonia: a case report. Therapeutic response to lorazepam and plasmapheresis
    Josephine Elia
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:1145-50. 2005
    ..Hyperactivity, impulsivity, and inattention improved with lorazepam, suggesting that the attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms could be manifestations of catatonia...
  2. pmc Insurance gaps among vulnerable children in the United States, 1999-2001
    Marlon Satchell
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1155-61. 2005
    ..To quantify the number of children who experience gaps in insurance coverage and to determine whether vulnerable subgroups of children experience noteworthy lapses in insurance coverage...
  3. doi request reprint Maternal health literacy and late initiation of immunizations among an inner-city birth cohort
    Susmita Pati
    Pediatric Generalist Research Group and the Division of General Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:386-94. 2011
    ..These results further support the importance of intervening from an early age to ensure that infants are fully protected against vaccine preventable diseases...
  4. pmc Health expenditures for privately insured adults enrolled in managed care gatekeeping vs indemnity plans
    Susmita Pati
    Division of General Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, PH 9 East, Room 105, 622 West 168th St, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:286-91. 2005
    ..We assessed the ability of managed care gatekeeping strategies (i.e., requiring a designated primary care provider to authorize referrals) to control health care costs in the mid-1990s...
  5. pmc Medically underserved girls receive less evaluation for short stature
    Adda Grimberg
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatrics 127:696-702. 2011
    ..To determine if gender is associated with diagnostic evaluation by primary care pediatricians caring for children with growth-faltering...
  6. doi request reprint Sex-based prevalence of growth faltering in an urban pediatric population
    Adda Grimberg
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr 154:567-572.e2. 2009
    ..To determine the sex-based prevalence of growth faltering in a pediatric primary care setting...
  7. ncbi request reprint State-level child health system performance and the likelihood of readmission to children's hospitals
    Chris Feudtner
    PolicyLab, Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr 157:98-102.e1. 2010
    ..To assess the relationship between children's hospital readmission and the performance of child health systems in the states in which hospitals are located...
  8. pmc Addressing inpatient crowding by smoothing occupancy at children's hospitals
    Evan S Fieldston
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    J Hosp Med 6:462-8. 2011
    ..To quantify the difference in weekday versus weekend occupancy, and the opportunity to smooth inpatient occupancy to reduce crowding at children's hospitals...
  9. pmc Predictors of well child care adherence over time in a cohort of urban Medicaid-eligible infants
    Anje C Van Berckelaer
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    BMC Pediatr 11:36. 2011
    ..Our objective is to describe adherence rates to WCC over time in a low-income urban population of infants 0-24 months of age, and to identify predictors of WCC adherence in this population...
  10. pmc Immigrant children's reliance on public health insurance in the wake of immigration reform
    Susmita Pati
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:2004-10. 2008
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  11. pmc Parental depressive symptoms and children's school attendance and emergency department use: a nationally representative study
    James P Guevara
    PolicyLab Center to Bridge Research, Practice, and Policy, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:1130-7. 2013
    ..Parental depressive symptoms were adversely associated with school attendance and ED use in children. These results suggest the importance of measuring depressive symptoms among adult caregivers of children...
  12. ncbi request reprint Does gatekeeping control costs for privately insured children? Findings from the 1996 medical expenditure panel survey
    Susmita Pati
    Department of Pediatrics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Pediatrics 111:456-60. 2003
    ..Gatekeeping requirements were widely adopted by health insurers in an attempt to control costs in the mid-1990s, but empirical evidence demonstrating decreased health expenditures for children enrolled in such plans is lacking...
  13. pmc Influence of maternal health literacy on child participation in social welfare programs: the Philadelphia experience
    Susmita Pati
    Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia North, Room 1534, 34th and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1662-5. 2010
    ..In multivariate regression, TANF participation was more than twice as common among children whose mothers had adequate health literacy compared with children whose mothers had inadequate health literacy...
  14. ncbi request reprint A sampling bias in identifying children in foster care using Medicaid data
    David M Rubin
    Pediatric Generalist Research Group, Safe Place The Center for Child Protection and Health of the Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 5:185-90. 2005
    ..Prior research identified foster care children using Medicaid eligibility codes specific to foster care, but it is unknown whether these codes capture all foster care children...
  15. ncbi request reprint The generation gap: differences between children and adults pertinent to economic evaluations of health interventions
    Ron Keren
    General Pediatrics, Pediatric Generalist Research Group, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pharmacoeconomics 22:71-81. 2004
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  16. pmc Challenges to implementation of developmental screening in urban primary care: a mixed methods study
    Deanna L Morelli
    PolicyLab Center to Bridge Research, Practice, and Policy, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, CHOP North, Room 1531, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    BMC Pediatr 14:16. 2014
    ..Research is needed to identify challenges to developmental screening and strategies for screening in an urban pediatric setting...
  17. doi request reprint Measurement of maternal instrumental support: findings from three population-based cohort studies
    Katherine B Bevans
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:14-22. 2013
    ..Differentiating appropriately between support subtypes may reveal important differences in mother's qualitative instrumental support experiences and facilitate effective targeting of social support interventions...
  18. pmc Medicaid's role in financing health care for children with behavioral health care needs in the special education system: implications of the Deficit Reduction Act
    David S Mandell
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market St, 3 Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Sch Health 78:532-8. 2008
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  19. ncbi request reprint Public spending on elders and children: the gap is growing
    Susmita Pati
    Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    LDI Issue Brief 10:1-4. 2004
    ..This Issue Brief evaluates trends in social welfare spending for children and the elderly from 1980 to 2000, and the relationship of national economic trends to public spending patterns...
  20. ncbi request reprint The role of health insurance on Pap smear and mammography utilization by immigrants living in the United States
    Olveen Carrasquillo
    Division of General Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 100032, USA
    Prev Med 39:943-50. 2004
    ..We examine the role of health insurance and having a usual source of care (USC) on Pap smear and mammography utilization by immigrant women using a nationally representative sample...
  21. doi request reprint Scheduled admissions and high occupancy at a children's hospital
    Evan S Fieldston
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Hosp Med 6:81-7. 2011
    ..Variability from scheduling decisions may affect occupancy and be amenable to alteration...
  22. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with early intervention referral and evaluation: a mixed methods analysis
    Manuel E Jimenez
    Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pa Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa PolicyLab Center to Bridge Research, Practice, and Policy, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA Electronic address
    Acad Pediatr 14:315-23. 2014
    ..To identify parent, child, community, and health care provider characteristics associated with early intervention (EI) referral and multidisciplinary evaluation (MDE) by EI...
  23. doi request reprint Direct observation of bed utilization in the pediatric intensive care unit
    Evan S Fieldston
    Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Hosp Med 7:318-24. 2012
    ..Because the PICU is a crossroads for many patients, transfer or discharge delays can negatively impact a patient's clinical status and efficiency...
  24. doi request reprint Effectiveness of developmental screening in an urban setting
    James P Guevara
    PolicyLab, Center to Bridge Research, Practice, Policy, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania19104, USA
    Pediatrics 131:30-7. 2013
    ..To determine the effectiveness of developmental screening on the identification of developmental delays, early intervention (EI) referrals, and EI eligibility...
  25. pmc Children's hospitals do not acutely respond to high occupancy
    Evan S Fieldston
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 125:974-81. 2010
    ..It is not known how children's hospitals acutely respond to high occupancy. The objective of this study was to describe the frequency, direction, and magnitude of children's hospitals' acute responses to high occupancy...
  26. pmc Identifying infants at increased risk for late initiation of immunizations: maternal and provider characteristics
    Kristen A Feemster
    The Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:42-53. 2009
    ..We identified maternal, provider, and community predictors among infants for late initiation of immunizations...
  27. doi request reprint Continuity of public insurance coverage: a systematic review of the literature
    James P Guevara
    1Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 71:115-37. 2014
    ..These results suggest that a number of measures of continuity of coverage exist, but few measures have assessed impact on outcomes. ..
  28. pmc How well can hospital readmission be predicted in a cohort of hospitalized children? A retrospective, multicenter study
    Chris Feudtner
    Pediatric Generalist Research Group, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 123:286-93. 2009
    ..Investigations into the workings of this ecology of care would be advanced by more accurate methods of population-level predictions of the likelihood for future hospitalization...
  29. pmc Changes in use of health insurance and food assistance programs in medically underserved communities in the era of welfare reform: an urban study
    Susmita Pati
    Departments of General Pediatrics and General Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York City, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1441-5. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess changes in health insurance and food assistance enrollment following passage of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996...
  30. pmc Health care expenditures of immigrants in the United States: a nationally representative analysis
    Sarita A Mohanty
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatric and General Internal Medicine, University of Southern California, 2020 Zonal Ave, IRD 627, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1431-8. 2005
    ..We compared the health care expenditures of immigrants residing in the United States with health care expenditures of US-born persons...
  31. pmc Generational differences in U.S. public spending, 1980-2000
    Susmita Pati
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:131-41. 2004
    ..Unlike spending for programs for the elderly, spending for children's programs suffered during recessions. Public discussion about the current imbalance in public spending is needed...
  32. ncbi request reprint Gatekeeping and children's health care costs
    Susmita Pati
    Children s Hospital of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania, USA
    LDI Issue Brief 8:1-4. 2003
    ..The following study focuses on privately insured children, and analyzes the impact of gatekeeping on their health care expenditures...

Research Grants3

  1. Health Care Access: Maternal Child and Policy Factors
    Susmita Pati; Fiscal Year: 2007
    This career development award supports the growth of Dr. Susmita Pati into an independent health services researcher focusing on health care access for medically underserved children and families. Dr...