Ira B Wilson

Summary

Affiliation: Tufts-New England Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Quality of HIV care provided by nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and physicians
    Ira B Wilson
    Tufts New England Medical Center, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Ann Intern Med 143:729-36. 2005
  2. pmc Physician-patient communication about prescription medication nonadherence: a 50-state study of America's seniors
    Ira B Wilson
    Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:6-12. 2007
  3. pmc Cost-related skipping of medications and other treatments among Medicare beneficiaries between 1998 and 2000. Results of a national study
    Ira B Wilson
    The Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:715-20. 2005
  4. pmc Correlations among measures of quality in HIV care in the United States: cross sectional study
    Ira B Wilson
    Department of Medicine, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Care Policy, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    BMJ 335:1085. 2007
  5. ncbi Description of a clinical pharmacist intervention administered to primary care patients with depression
    Kathleen M Bungay
    The Health Institute, The Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Department of Medicine, Tufts New England Medical Center, 750 Washington Street, Box 345, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:210-8. 2004
  6. pmc Physician specialization and antiretroviral therapy for HIV
    Bruce E Landon
    Received from the Division of General Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center BEL and the Department of Health Care Policy BEL, PDC, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:233-41. 2003
  7. ncbi A national study of the relationship of care site HIV specialization to early adoption of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Ira B Wilson
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Care 43:12-20. 2005
  8. ncbi Physician specialization and the quality of care for human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Bruce E Landon
    Division of General Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1133-9. 2005
  9. ncbi Gender differences in quality of HIV care in Ryan White CARE Act-funded clinics
    Lisa R Hirschhorn
    Harvard Medical School Division of AIDS, The Landmark Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Womens Health Issues 16:104-12. 2006
  10. ncbi Understanding the role of HIV load in determining weight change in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    D Mkaya Mwamburi
    Division of Geographic Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:167-73. 2005

Detail Information

Publications58

  1. ncbi Quality of HIV care provided by nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and physicians
    Ira B Wilson
    Tufts New England Medical Center, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Ann Intern Med 143:729-36. 2005
    ..Nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) are primary care providers for patients with HIV in some clinics, but little is known about the quality of care that they provide...
  2. pmc Physician-patient communication about prescription medication nonadherence: a 50-state study of America's seniors
    Ira B Wilson
    Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:6-12. 2007
    ..Understanding and improving the quality of medication management is particularly important in the context of the Medicare prescription drug benefit that took effect last January 2006...
  3. pmc Cost-related skipping of medications and other treatments among Medicare beneficiaries between 1998 and 2000. Results of a national study
    Ira B Wilson
    The Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:715-20. 2005
    ..To report rates of cost-related skipping of medications and other treatments, assess correlates of skipping, examine changes in skipping between 1998 and 2000, and identify factors associated with changes in skipping...
  4. pmc Correlations among measures of quality in HIV care in the United States: cross sectional study
    Ira B Wilson
    Department of Medicine, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Care Policy, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    BMJ 335:1085. 2007
    ..To determine whether a selected set of indicators can represent a single overall quality construct...
  5. ncbi Description of a clinical pharmacist intervention administered to primary care patients with depression
    Kathleen M Bungay
    The Health Institute, The Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Department of Medicine, Tufts New England Medical Center, 750 Washington Street, Box 345, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:210-8. 2004
    ..Research that identifies relationships between the components (active ingredients) of an intervention and the outcomes of care will benefit future intervention strategies and contribute to improved and efficient care...
  6. pmc Physician specialization and antiretroviral therapy for HIV
    Bruce E Landon
    Received from the Division of General Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center BEL and the Department of Health Care Policy BEL, PDC, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:233-41. 2003
    ..The changing nature of HIV care has important implications for the types of physicians that can best care for patients with HIV infection...
  7. ncbi A national study of the relationship of care site HIV specialization to early adoption of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Ira B Wilson
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Care 43:12-20. 2005
    ..Little is known about characteristics of organizations that predict early adoption of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) for persons with HIV infection...
  8. ncbi Physician specialization and the quality of care for human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Bruce E Landon
    Division of General Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1133-9. 2005
    ..We sought to assess the relationship between specialty training and expertise and the quality of care delivered to patients with HIV infection...
  9. ncbi Gender differences in quality of HIV care in Ryan White CARE Act-funded clinics
    Lisa R Hirschhorn
    Harvard Medical School Division of AIDS, The Landmark Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Womens Health Issues 16:104-12. 2006
    ..We examined differences in care received by HIV-infected women and men in a national sample of Ryan White CARE Act-funded clinics and explored the influence of clinic characteristics on care quality...
  10. ncbi Understanding the role of HIV load in determining weight change in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    D Mkaya Mwamburi
    Division of Geographic Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:167-73. 2005
    ..In this prospective cohort study, we determined the relationship between human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) RNA load and body weight in patients with HIV infection...
  11. ncbi The impact of a pharmacist intervention on 6-month outcomes in depressed primary care patients
    David A Adler
    Department of Medicine, The Health Institute, Division of Clinical Care Research, T NEMC, Boston, MA, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:199-209. 2004
    ..Difficult-to-treat subgroups may benefit from pharmacists' care...
  12. pmc Primary care experiences of medicare beneficiaries, 1998 to 2000
    Jana E Montgomery
    The Health Institute, Division of Clinical Care Research, Tufts New England Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:991-8. 2004
    ..To examine changes in the quality of primary care experienced and reported by Medicare beneficiaries from 1998 to 2000...
  13. pmc Importance of dose timing to achieving undetectable viral loads
    Christopher J Gill
    Center for International Health and Development, Boston University of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:785-93. 2010
    ..We conclude that dose timing is also an important determinant of successful ART, and should be considered as an additional dimension to overall adherence...
  14. pmc Incident depression symptoms are associated with poorer HAART adherence: a longitudinal analysis from the Nutrition for Healthy Living study
    Deborah Kacanek
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 53:266-72. 2010
    ..To determine the relationship between incident depression symptoms and suboptimal adherence to HIV highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)...
  15. ncbi Predictors and consequences of negative physician attitudes toward HIV-infected injection drug users
    Lin Ding
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:618-23. 2005
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  16. pmc Using electronic drug monitor feedback to improve adherence to antiretroviral therapy among HIV-positive patients in China
    Lora L Sabin
    Center for International Health and Development, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:580-9. 2010
    ..Mean CD4 count rose by 90 cells/microl and declined by 9 cells/microl among intervention and control subjects, respectively. EDM feedback as a counseling tool appears promising for management of HIV and other chronic diseases...
  17. pmc Provider-focused intervention increases adherence-related dialogue but does not improve antiretroviral therapy adherence in persons with HIV
    Ira B Wilson
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 53:338-47. 2010
    ..Physicians' limited knowledge of patients' antiretroviral adherence may reduce their ability to perform effective adherence counseling...
  18. ncbi Effects of a quality improvement collaborative on the outcome of care of patients with HIV infection: the EQHIV study
    Bruce E Landon
    Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:887-96. 2004
    ..Multi-institution collaborative quality improvement programs are a well-established and broadly applicable quality improvement strategy, but there is little systematic assessment their effectiveness...
  19. ncbi Insulin resistance in HIV-infected men and women in the nutrition for healthy living cohort
    Clara Y Jones
    Division of Nutrition and Infectious Disease, Department of Public Health and Family Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 40:202-11. 2005
    ..We evaluated insulin resistance (IR) in an HIV-infected cohort and compared our results with those of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey III (NHANES III)...
  20. ncbi Prescription drug coverage and seniors: findings from a 2003 national survey
    Dana Gelb Safran
    Health Institute at Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2005
    ..We discuss MMA's potential to improve quality and the need to monitor performance...
  21. ncbi Declines in dietary macronutrient intake in persons with HIV infection who develop depression
    Rita Isaac
    1Nutrition Infection Unit, Department of Public Health and Family Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Public Health Nutr 11:124-31. 2008
    ..The effect of depression on dietary intake has not, to our knowledge, been examined in persons with HIV infection...
  22. doi The relationship of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression to antiretroviral medication adherence in persons with HIV
    Ana Maria Vranceanu
    Department of Psychology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and the Fenway Community Health Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:313-21. 2008
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  23. ncbi Cystatin C and creatinine in an HIV cohort: the nutrition for healthy living study
    Clara Y Jones
    Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:914-24. 2008
    ..Serum creatinine level may underestimate the prevalence of CKD in subjects with decreased lean body mass or liver disease. Level of serum cystatin C, an alternative kidney function marker, is independent of lean body mass...
  24. ncbi Primary care quality in the Medicare Program: comparing the performance of Medicare health maintenance organizations and traditional fee-for-service medicare
    Dana Gelb Safran
    The Health Institute, 750 Washington St, Box 345, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:757-65. 2002
    ..Little information exists to inform beneficiaries' choices between the traditional fee-for-service (FFS) Medicare program and an HMO...
  25. ncbi Depression screening instruments made good severity measures in a cross-sectional analysis
    William H Rogers
    The Health Institute, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts New England Medical Center T NEMC, 750 Washington Street, Box 345, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:370-7. 2005
    ..Test equivalence of different survey instruments to diagnose depression and to assess its severity. Where equivalence exists, describe how to convert scores between instruments...
  26. ncbi The impact of a quality improvement program on systems, processes, and structures in medical clinics
    D Keith McInnes
    Department of Health Care Policy, Division of General Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Med Care 45:463-71. 2007
    ..We sought to assess whether participation in a quality-improvement collaborative changed care processes, systems, and organization of outpatient human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) clinics...
  27. pmc Evolution and predictors of change in total bone mineral density over time in HIV-infected men and women in the nutrition for healthy living study
    Denise L Jacobson
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 49:298-308. 2008
    ..We evaluated the association of host factors, disease severity, and ART to changes in total body bone mineral density (total BMD) over time in HIV-infected men (n = 283) and women (n = 96)...
  28. ncbi Prescription drug coverage and seniors: how well are states closing the gap?
    Dana Gelb Safran
    Health Institute, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2002
    ..With erosion of state and private sources of prescription benefits expected, the findings speak to the need for a national policy solution...
  29. ncbi Optimal recall period and response task for self-reported HIV medication adherence
    Minyi Lu
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Department of Medicine, Tufts New England Medical Center, 345, 750 Washington St, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:86-94. 2008
    ..We conclude that 1-month recall periods may be more accurate than 3- or 7-day periods, and that items that ask respondents to rate their adherence may be more accurate than those that ask about frequencies or percents...
  30. pmc Knowledge, beliefs, and health care practices relating to treatment of HIV in Vellore, India
    Anne Marie Belz Chomat
    Department of Geographic Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Tufts Medical Center, Nutrition Infection Unit, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:477-84. 2009
    ..Partnerships between the allopathic and traditional/complementary health sectors in research, policy, and practice are essential in building comprehensive HIV/AIDS treatment strategies...
  31. pmc Inhaler costs and medication nonadherence among seniors with chronic pulmonary disease
    Peter J Castaldi
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Chest 138:614-20. 2010
    ..Here, we examine the relationship between inhaler-specific out-of-pocket costs and CRN in CPD...
  32. pmc Improving the self-report of HIV antiretroviral medication adherence: is the glass half full or half empty?
    Ira B Wilson
    Tufts Medical Center, 345, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 6:177-86. 2009
    ..We conclude with key questions for future research and methodologic recommendations...
  33. ncbi A comparison of the clinical and cost-effectiveness of 3 intervention strategies for AIDS wasting
    Abby H Shevitz
    Nutrition Infection Unit, Department of Community Health, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 38:399-406. 2005
    ..To compare oxandrolone (OX) or strength training with nutrition alone (NA) for AIDS wasting...
  34. ncbi Use of complementary and alternative therapies by patients with human immunodeficiency virus disease in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Ioana Bica
    Department of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine and New England Medical Center Hospitals, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 9:65-76. 2003
    ..Complementary and alternative medical therapies (CAM) are popular with patients who are human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) seropositive, despite effective drug treatments, potential drug interactions, and overlapping toxicities...
  35. pmc Better physician-patient relationships are associated with higher reported adherence to antiretroviral therapy in patients with HIV infection
    John Schneider
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Ill, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:1096-103. 2004
    ..There is little evidence to support the widely accepted assertion that better physician-patient relationships result in higher rates of adherence with recommended therapies...
  36. ncbi Difficulty swallowing and lack of receipt of highly active antiretroviral therapy predict acute weight loss in human immunodeficiency virus disease
    Denise L Jacobson
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 37:1349-56. 2003
    ..Even when HAART is being administered, clinicians should remain vigilant regarding weight loss, oral symptoms, and trouble swallowing...
  37. ncbi HIV patients' experiences with inpatient and outpatient care: results of a national survey
    Ira B Wilson
    Division of Clinical Care Research, Department of Medicine, Tufts New England Medical Center 345, 750 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Med Care 40:1149-60. 2002
    ..Little is known about HIV patients' care experiences...
  38. pmc Work-related barriers and facilitators to antiretroviral therapy adherence in persons living with HIV infection
    Gilberto Torres-Madriz
    The Department of Geographic Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:1475-82. 2011
    ..These potential benefits of requesting modifications need to be weighed against the possible risks of workplace disclosure...
  39. ncbi Antidepressant use: concordance between self-report and claims records
    Anne Kwon
    Health Institute, Division of Clinical Care Research, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Med Care 41:368-74. 2003
    ..Researchers need valid methods to assess whether patients are taking their antidepressant medications. Two important sources of data on drug exposure are patients' self-reports and pharmacy claims...
  40. ncbi A new method for evaluating the quality of medical interpretation
    M Barton Laws
    Latin American Health Institute, Boston, MA 02116, USA
    Med Care 42:71-80. 2004
    ..To develop and implement a method to evaluate the quality of medical interpretation in a pediatric outpatient setting and explore the patterns and correlates of errors and failures in translation...
  41. ncbi Comparing megestrol acetate therapy with oxandrolone therapy for HIV-related weight loss: similar results in 2 months
    D Mkaya Mwamburi
    Division of Geographic Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:895-902. 2004
    ..74). In conclusion, megestrol acetate therapy and oxandrolone therapy have similar effects on body weight and composition and are safe and well-tolerated during HAART...
  42. pmc Specialty training and specialization among physicians who treat HIV/AIDS in the United States
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:12-22. 2002
    ..To assess the association of specialty training and experience in the care of HIV disease with HIV-specific knowledge, referral patterns, and HIV-related education activities...
  43. pmc Comparison of antiretroviral adherence questions
    Karina M Berg
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:461-8. 2012
    ..Though responses correlated with VL, single-item measures had higher correlations. Future studies should compare single-item questions to objective measures...
  44. ncbi Relationship of HIV viral loads, CD4 counts, and HAART use to health-related quality of life
    Christopher J Gill
    Division of Clinical Care Research, New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 30:485-92. 2002
    ..To understand the relationship of viral load (VL), CD4 counts, and highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) use to health-related quality of life (HRQL)...
  45. pmc Challenges in using mobile phones for collection of antiretroviral therapy adherence data in a resource-limited setting
    Jessica E Haberer
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:1294-301. 2010
    ..Despite near ubiquity of mobile phone technology in resource-limited settings, individual level collection of healthcare data presents challenges. Further research is needed for effective training and incentive methods...
  46. pmc Hospital economics of the hospitalist
    Douglas Gregory
    Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:905-18; discussion 919-22. 2003
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  47. pmc Barriers to adherence to antiretroviral medications among patients living with HIV in southern China: a qualitative study
    Lora L Sabin
    Center for International Health and Development, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    AIDS Care 20:1242-50. 2008
    ..HIV care and service providers and policy makers in China responsible for HIV treatment should be aware of these important barriers to adherence...
  48. pmc Motivational interviewing by HIV care providers is associated with patient intentions to reduce unsafe sexual behavior
    Tabor E Flickinger
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 93:122-9. 2013
    ..Little is known about the use of MI-consistent behavior among untrained providers. This study examines the prevalence of such behaviors and their association with patient intentions to reduce high-risk sexual behavior...
  49. ncbi Assessing the performance of a new depression screener for primary care (PC-SAD)
    William H Rogers
    The Health Institute, Division of Clinical Care Research, Department of Medicine, New England Medical Center NEMC, 750 Washington Street, Box 345, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 55:164-75. 2002
    ..Investigators, clinicians, and health plans that want a DSM-IV-based depression screener can choose from among these three instruments, with known tradeoffs in sensitivity, respondent burden, and readability...
  50. ncbi Regarding: "Antidepressant treatment improves adherence to antiretroviral therapy among depressed HIV-infected patients"
    Ira B Wilson
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 41:254-5; author reply 255. 2006
  51. ncbi Voluntary physician switching by human immunodeficiency virus-infected individuals: a national study of patient, physician, and organizational factors
    Hector P Rodriguez
    Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Care 45:189-98. 2007
    ..We sought to assess which patient, physician, and organizational factors are related to voluntary physician switching among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patients...
  52. ncbi Do physicians not offer useful services because of coverage restrictions?
    Matthew K Wynia
    Institute for Ethics, American Medical Association, Chicago, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:190-7. 2003
    ..It can be frustrating for doctors to discuss uncovered services with their patients, but open communication is necessary for shared decision making and to improve coverage decisions...
  53. ncbi Clinician gender is more important than gender concordance in quality of HIV care
    Mary Sue Beran
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Gend Med 4:72-84. 2007
    ..Less is known about how physician gender and gender concordance affect care for chronic illnesses, including HIV...
  54. doi The effect of care team composition on the quality of HIV care
    Hector P Rodriguez
    University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 65:88-113. 2008
    ..These findings indicate both advantages and disadvantages to having multiple clinicians. More effort should be devoted to facilitating coordination when multiple clinicians provide care...
  55. ncbi Measuring deception: test-retest reliability of physicians' self-reported manipulation of reimbursement rules for patients
    Jonathan B VanGeest
    American Medical Association, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 59:184-96. 2002
    ..Specifically, the three items reported here can be used to produce a reliable summary measure of physicians' manipulation of reimbursement rules to help patients obtain care that physicians perceive as necessary...
  56. ncbi Falling into line: the impact of utilization review hassles on physicians' adherence to insurance contracts
    Saul J Weiner
    University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    J Clin Ethics 15:139-48. 2004
  57. pmc The reliability of survey assessments of characteristics of medical clinics
    Peter V Marsden
    Department of Sociology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:265-83. 2006
    ..To assess the reliability of survey measures of organizational characteristics based on reports of single and multiple informants...
  58. pmc Disparities in HIV treatment and physician attitudes about delaying protease inhibitors for nonadherent patients
    Mitchell D Wong
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095 1736, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:366-74. 2004
    ..Current HIV treatment guidelines recommend delaying antiretroviral therapy for nonadherent patients, which some fear may disproportionately affect certain populations and contribute to disparities in care...

Research Grants2

  1. Coding Audiotapes of Clinic Visits for Adherence Content
    Ira Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..While this work focuses on adherence with ARVs for HIV disease, the GMIAS has been designed to be easily generalizable to other conditions and research problems in MD-PT communication. ..
  2. Midcareer Investigator Award Patient-Oriented Research
    Ira Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Third, because of the Tufts University Sackler School MS/PhD Program in Clinical Research there is an existing, successful training infrastructure that provides both trainees and junior faculty the opportunity to learn research skills. ..