Samuel Bozzette

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Quality Enhancement Research Initiative for human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome: framework and plan. HIV-QUERI Executive Committee
    S A Bozzette
    Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System and the University of California San Diego, USA
    Med Care 38:I60-9. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Expenditures for the care of HIV-infected patients in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    S A Bozzette
    RAND Health, Santa Monica, California 90407 2318, USA
    N Engl J Med 344:817-23. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular and cerebrovascular events in patients treated for human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Samuel A Bozzette
    Veterans Affairs Quality Enhancement Research Initiative for HIV and the Center for Research in Patient Oriented Care at the Veterans Affairs San Diego Health Care System, San Diego, Calif 92161, USA
    N Engl J Med 348:702-10. 2003
  4. pmc Transmission patterns of smallpox: systematic review of natural outbreaks in Europe and North America since World War II
    Vibha Bhatnagar
    Health Services Research and Development, Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, California, USA
    BMC Public Health 6:126. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of antiretroviral drug resistance in the United States
    Douglas D Richman
    VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, The University of California San Diego, La Jolla, Santa Monica, California 92093 0679, USA
    AIDS 18:1393-401. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Participation in research and access to experimental treatments by HIV-infected patients
    Allen L Gifford
    Center for Research in Patient Oriented Care and the Quality Enhancement Research Initiative in HIV, Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, and the University of California, San Diego, California 92161, USA
    N Engl J Med 346:1373-82. 2002
  7. doi request reprint Long-term survival and serious cardiovascular events in HIV-infected patients treated with highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Samuel A Bozzette
    Veterans Medical Research Foundation, Veterans Affairs Quality Enhancement Research Initiative for HIV at the Veterans Affairs San Diego Health Care System, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:338-41. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Insurance status of HIV-infected adults in the post-HAART era: evidence from the United States
    Dana P Goldman
    RAND, 1700 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 2:85-90. 2003
  9. pmc Non-pharmaceutical public health interventions for pandemic influenza: an evaluation of the evidence base
    Julia E Aledort
    RAND Center for Domestic and International Health Security, 1776 Main Street, Santa Monica, California, USA
    BMC Public Health 7:208. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint A model for a smallpox-vaccination policy
    Samuel A Bozzette
    RAND Center for Domestic and International Health Security, Santa Monica, Calif, USA
    N Engl J Med 348:416-25. 2003

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Quality Enhancement Research Initiative for human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome: framework and plan. HIV-QUERI Executive Committee
    S A Bozzette
    Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System and the University of California San Diego, USA
    Med Care 38:I60-9. 2000
    ..In addition, we will require that these issues be addressed in evaluations of HIV-QUERI interventions. In the present article, we present these steps within a framework and plan...
  2. ncbi request reprint Expenditures for the care of HIV-infected patients in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    S A Bozzette
    RAND Health, Santa Monica, California 90407 2318, USA
    N Engl J Med 344:817-23. 2001
    ..We examined expenditures for the care of HIV-infected patients since the introduction of highly active antiretroviral therapy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular and cerebrovascular events in patients treated for human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Samuel A Bozzette
    Veterans Affairs Quality Enhancement Research Initiative for HIV and the Center for Research in Patient Oriented Care at the Veterans Affairs San Diego Health Care System, San Diego, Calif 92161, USA
    N Engl J Med 348:702-10. 2003
    ....
  4. pmc Transmission patterns of smallpox: systematic review of natural outbreaks in Europe and North America since World War II
    Vibha Bhatnagar
    Health Services Research and Development, Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, California, USA
    BMC Public Health 6:126. 2006
    ..Because smallpox (variola major) may be used as a biological weapon, we reviewed outbreaks in post-World War II Europe and North America in order to understand smallpox transmission patterns...
  5. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of antiretroviral drug resistance in the United States
    Douglas D Richman
    VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, The University of California San Diego, La Jolla, Santa Monica, California 92093 0679, USA
    AIDS 18:1393-401. 2004
    ..Antiretroviral therapy has dramatically reduced the morbidity and mortality of infection due to HIV. The emergence of drug-resistant virus has limited the usefulness of many drugs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Participation in research and access to experimental treatments by HIV-infected patients
    Allen L Gifford
    Center for Research in Patient Oriented Care and the Quality Enhancement Research Initiative in HIV, Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, and the University of California, San Diego, California 92161, USA
    N Engl J Med 346:1373-82. 2002
    ..Although there is concern that minority groups and women are underrepresented in research involving patients with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, the available data are inconclusive...
  7. doi request reprint Long-term survival and serious cardiovascular events in HIV-infected patients treated with highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Samuel A Bozzette
    Veterans Medical Research Foundation, Veterans Affairs Quality Enhancement Research Initiative for HIV at the Veterans Affairs San Diego Health Care System, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:338-41. 2008
    ..The risk of serious cardiovascular events should be factored into individual patient management but does not pose an important public health risk...
  8. ncbi request reprint Insurance status of HIV-infected adults in the post-HAART era: evidence from the United States
    Dana P Goldman
    RAND, 1700 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 2:85-90. 2003
    ..More speculatively, it suggests that the United States system for financing health care is not well-equipped to deal with epidemics that afflict a population in its prime work years...
  9. pmc Non-pharmaceutical public health interventions for pandemic influenza: an evaluation of the evidence base
    Julia E Aledort
    RAND Center for Domestic and International Health Security, 1776 Main Street, Santa Monica, California, USA
    BMC Public Health 7:208. 2007
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint A model for a smallpox-vaccination policy
    Samuel A Bozzette
    RAND Center for Domestic and International Health Security, Santa Monica, Calif, USA
    N Engl J Med 348:416-25. 2003
    ..The new reality of biologic terrorism and warfare has ignited a debate about whether to reintroduce smallpox vaccination...
  11. ncbi request reprint Creating a crosswalk to estimate AIDS Clinical Trials Group quality of life scores in a nationally representative sample of persons in care for HIV in the United States
    Albert W Wu
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 1901, USA
    HIV Clin Trials 6:147-57. 2005
    ..Optimizing health-related quality of life (HRQOL) is an increasingly important goal in the treatment of HIV/AIDS. Interpretation of HRQOL scores in clinical trials is enhanced by comparative data...
  12. ncbi request reprint Response to symptoms among a U.S. national probability sample of adults infected with human immunodeficiency virus
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 59:36-58. 2002
    ..Vulnerable groups were no less likely to use services for HIV-related symptoms when need for care was considered. However, disparities may exist for symptom-specific care among HIV infected persons covered by public or HMO insurance...
  13. 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...
  14. ncbi request reprint Where to seek care: an examination of people in rural areas with HIV/AIDS
    Claudia L Schur
    Project HOPE Center for Health Affairs, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Rural Health 18:337-47. 2002
    ..Given the considerable burden this places on a chronically ill population,further research is needed to explore how provider supply and provider experience affect the decision to travel for care and how quality of care is affected...
  15. ncbi request reprint Measuring medication: do interviews agree with medical record and pharmacy data?
    P Todd Korthuis
    Greater Los Angeles VA Health Care System, UCLA, Building 500, Room 3233, 11301 Wilshire Boulevard 111G, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Med Care 40:1270-82. 2002
    ..Medication measurement is crucial in assessing quality for chronic conditions yet agreement of alternate data sources remains uncertain...
  16. ncbi request reprint Complementary and alternative medicine use and substitution for conventional therapy by HIV-infected patients
    An Fu Hsiao
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, 911 Broxton Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1736, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:157-65. 2003
    ..HIV-infected patients commonly use complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), but it is not known how often CAM is used as a complement or as a substitute for conventional HIV therapy...
  17. 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...
  18. ncbi request reprint The effect of socioeconomic status on the survival of people receiving care for HIV infection in the United States
    William E Cunningham
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, Center for Health Sciences, School of Public Health, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 16:655-76. 2005
    ..Effective interventions are needed to improve outcomes for low SES groups with HIV infection...
  19. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole for the prevention of bacterial infections in a randomized prophylaxis trial of patients with advanced HIV infection
    A Gregory DiRienzo
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 18:89-94. 2002
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint An HIV collaborative in the VHA: do advanced HIT and one-day sessions change the collaborative experience?
    Allen M Fremont
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, CA, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 32:324-36. 2006
    ..Many organizations participate in quality collaboratives, yet the return on investment of the associated time and costs is unclear...
  21. ncbi request reprint Survival curve estimation for informatively coarsened discrete event-time data
    Michelle Shardell
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201 1596, USA
    Stat Med 26:2184-202. 2007
    ..We illustrate these methods with a natural history study of HIV-infected individuals using assumptions elicited from an AIDS expert...
  22. pmc HIV testing of at risk patients in a large integrated health care system
    Douglas K Owens
    VA Palo Alto Healthcare System, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:315-20. 2007
    ..Understanding HIV screening practices and barriers to HIV testing is an important prelude to designing successful HIV screening programs. Our objective was to evaluate current practice patterns for identification of HIV...
  23. pmc Prevalence of HIV infection among inpatients and outpatients in Department of Veterans Affairs health care systems: implications for screening programs for HIV
    Douglas K Owens
    VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, Calif, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:2173-8. 2007
    ..We sought to determine the prevalence of HIV in both inpatient and outpatient settings in 6 Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) health care sites...
  24. pmc Underdiagnosis of depression in HIV: who are we missing?
    Steven M Asch
    VA Los Angeles Healthcare System and UCLA Department of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:450-60. 2003
    ..To determine the sociodemographic and service delivery correlates of depression underdiagnosis in HIV...
  25. ncbi request reprint Fluconazole prophylaxis in HIV disease, revisited
    Samuel A Bozzette
    Clin Infect Dis 41:1481-2. 2005
  26. ncbi request reprint Routine screening for HIV infection--timely and cost-effective
    Samuel A Bozzette
    N Engl J Med 352:620-1. 2005
  27. ncbi request reprint 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...
  28. ncbi request reprint Lipid screening in HIV-infected veterans
    P Todd Korthuis
    Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland 97239 3098, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 35:253-60. 2004
    ..Lipid screening is recommended for patients taking protease inhibitors (PIs)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Symptom-based framework for assessing quality of HIV care
    Steven M Asch
    Department of General Internal Medicine, VA Greater Los Angeles Health System, 11301 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 16:41-50. 2004
    ..To evaluate HIV quality of care using a symptom-based, patient-centered framework...
  30. ncbi request reprint The economic viability of antiretroviral adherence interventions
    Samuel A Bozzette
    Am J Med 115:672-3. 2003
  31. ncbi request reprint Differences in symptom expression in older HIV-positive patients: The Veterans Aging Cohort 3 Site Study and HIV Cost and Service Utilization Study experience
    David S Zingmond
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, University of Southern California at Los Angeles, 90095 1736, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:S84-92. 2003
    ..Nonwhites appeared less likely to report symptoms. Age is a determinant of reporting certain symptoms in HIV disease but may be masked or accentuated by other factors such as race...
  32. ncbi request reprint The diverse older HIV-positive population: a national profile of economic circumstances, social support, and quality of life
    Stephen Crystal
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:S76-83. 2003
    ..Interventions need to be tailored to the needs of these distinct subpopulations, with an emphasis on development of supportive care interventions for older IDUs...
  33. ncbi request reprint 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...