Marshall Chin

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Affiliation: University of Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A roadmap and best practices for organizations to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in health care
    Marshall H Chin
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Finding Answers Disparities Research for Change National Program Office, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:992-1000. 2012
  2. pmc Patient and provider determinants of nephrology referral in older adults with severe chronic kidney disease: a survey of provider decision making
    Kellie H Campbell
    University of Chicago, Section of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, 6098, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    BMC Nephrol 12:47. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Quality improvement implementation and disparities: the case of the health disparities collaboratives
    Marshall H Chin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Med Care 49:S65-71. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Transitions in health status in older patients with heart failure
    Marshall H Chin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    South Med J 96:1096-106. 2003
  5. pmc Reducing racial and ethnic disparities in health care: an integral part of quality improvement scholarship
    M H Chin
    Department of Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 15:79-80. 2006
  6. pmc Health care quality-improvement approaches to reducing child health disparities
    Marshall H Chin
    University of Chicago, Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Pediatrics 124:S224-36. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Improving and sustaining diabetes care in community health centers with the health disparities collaboratives
    Marshall H Chin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Care 45:1135-43. 2007
  8. pmc Variation in treatment preferences and care goals among older patients with diabetes and their physicians
    Marshall H Chin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Care 46:275-86. 2008
  9. pmc Sustaining quality improvement in community health centers: perceptions of leaders and staff
    Marshall H Chin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 31:319-29. 2008
  10. pmc Quality improvement implementation and disparities: the case of the health disparities collaboratives
    Marshall H Chin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Med Care 48:668-75. 2010

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  1. pmc A roadmap and best practices for organizations to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in health care
    Marshall H Chin
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Finding Answers Disparities Research for Change National Program Office, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:992-1000. 2012
    ..We anticipate that the roadmap and best practices will be useful for organizations, policymakers, and researchers striving to provide high-quality equitable care...
  2. pmc Patient and provider determinants of nephrology referral in older adults with severe chronic kidney disease: a survey of provider decision making
    Kellie H Campbell
    University of Chicago, Section of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, 6098, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    BMC Nephrol 12:47. 2011
    ..This study evaluated the role of patient and PCP factors in the referral decisions for older adults with stage 4 CKD...
  3. doi request reprint Quality improvement implementation and disparities: the case of the health disparities collaboratives
    Marshall H Chin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Med Care 49:S65-71. 2011
    ..The Health Disparities Collaboratives (HDCs), a quality improvement (QI) collaborative incorporating rapid QI, a chronic care model, and learning sessions, have been implemented in over 900 community health centers across the country...
  4. ncbi request reprint Transitions in health status in older patients with heart failure
    Marshall H Chin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    South Med J 96:1096-106. 2003
    ..We aimed to determine transitions in health perception and functional status in older Medicare patients with heart failure...
  5. pmc Reducing racial and ethnic disparities in health care: an integral part of quality improvement scholarship
    M H Chin
    Department of Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 15:79-80. 2006
  6. pmc Health care quality-improvement approaches to reducing child health disparities
    Marshall H Chin
    University of Chicago, Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Pediatrics 124:S224-36. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Improving and sustaining diabetes care in community health centers with the health disparities collaboratives
    Marshall H Chin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Care 45:1135-43. 2007
    ..The HDC incorporates rapid quality improvement, a chronic care model, and best practice learning sessions...
  8. pmc Variation in treatment preferences and care goals among older patients with diabetes and their physicians
    Marshall H Chin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Care 46:275-86. 2008
    ..Older persons with diabetes are heterogeneous with respect to life expectancy and frailty, and new guidelines recommend individualizing care...
  9. pmc Sustaining quality improvement in community health centers: perceptions of leaders and staff
    Marshall H Chin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 31:319-29. 2008
    ..1), data entry (34%), and staff time for QI (26%). Participants also needed help with patient self-management (73%), information systems (77%), and getting providers to follow guidelines (64%)...
  10. pmc Quality improvement implementation and disparities: the case of the health disparities collaboratives
    Marshall H Chin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Med Care 48:668-75. 2010
    ..The Health Disparities Collaboratives (HDCs), a quality improvement (QI) collaborative incorporating rapid QI, a chronic care model, and learning sessions, have been implemented in over 900 community health centers across the country...
  11. ncbi request reprint What is the quality of quality of medical care measures? Rashomon-like relativism and real-world applications
    Marshall H Chin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Diabetes Research and Training Center, University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 46:5-20; discussion 21-3. 2003
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Older patients' health-related quality of life around an episode of emergency illness
    M H Chin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 34:595-603. 1999
    ..We sought to describe older patients' health-related quality of life during a 4-month period surrounding a visit to the emergency department and to identify factors associated with less recovery...
  13. ncbi request reprint Barriers to providing diabetes care in community health centers
    M H Chin
    Department of Medicine, Diabetes Research and Training Center, University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Diabetes Care 24:268-74. 2001
    ..These findings are important because many such patients, as in most other practice settings, receive care that does not meet evidence-based standards...
  14. ncbi request reprint Appropriateness of medication selection for older persons in an urban academic emergency department
    M H Chin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 6:1232-42. 1999
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint When is risk stratification by race or ethnicity justified in medical care?
    Marshall H Chin
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Acad Med 77:202-8. 2002
    ..Also, physicians must remain sensitive to the changing nature of cultural norms; thus lifelong learning and flexibility are necessary...
  16. ncbi request reprint Specialty differences in the care of older patients with diabetes
    M H Chin
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Care 38:131-40. 2000
    ..To determine differences in health status, quality of care, and resource utilization among older diabetic Medicare patients cared for by endocrinologists, internists, family practitioners, and general practitioners...
  17. ncbi request reprint Developing a conceptual framework for understanding illness and attitudes in older, urban African Americans with diabetes
    M H Chin
    University of Chicago, Section of General Internal Medicine, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Diabetes Educ 26:439-49. 2000
    ..This study was conducted to better understand how older African Americans with diabetes view their illness, and to develop a conceptual framework for approaching their care...
  18. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in 1-year survival and quality of life among patients admitted with congestive heart failure
    M H Chin
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, IL, USA
    Med Care 36:1033-46. 1998
    ..Gender differences in 1-year survival and health-related quality of life (HRQOL) among patients admitted with heart failure were determined...
  19. ncbi request reprint Variations in the care of elderly persons with diabetes among endocrinologists, general internists, and geriatricians
    M H Chin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 55:M601-6. 2000
    ..We aimed to determine the style of care that endocrinologists, general internists, and geriatricians provided to their elderly patients with diabetes and to what extent these medical professionals adhered to the ADA standards...
  20. ncbi request reprint Diabetes in the African-American Medicare population. Morbidity, quality of care, and resource utilization
    M H Chin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Diabetes Care 21:1090-5. 1998
    ..To determine whether African-American Medicare recipients with diabetes are at increased risk for morbidity, poor quality of care, and high resource utilization...
  21. ncbi request reprint Improving diabetes care in midwest community health centers with the health disparities collaborative
    Marshall H Chin
    Department of Medicine and Health Studies, Diabetes Research and Training Center, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2-8. 2004
    ..To evaluate the Diabetes Health Disparities Collaborative, an initiative by the Bureau of Primary Health Care to reduce health disparities and improve the quality of diabetes care in community health centers...
  22. pmc Quality of diabetes care in community health centers
    M H Chin
    Department of Medicine and Health Studies, University of Chicago, Ill 60637, USA
    Am J Public Health 90:431-4. 2000
    ..This study assessed the quality of diabetes care in community health centers...
  23. pmc The cost-effectiveness of improving diabetes care in U.S. federally qualified community health centers
    Elbert S Huang
    The University of Chicago, 5841 S, Maryland Avenue, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:2174-93; discussion 2294-323. 2007
    ..To estimate the incremental cost-effectiveness of improving diabetes care with the Health Disparities Collaborative (HDC), a national collaborative quality improvement (QI) program conducted in community health centers (HCs)...
  24. pmc Insurance status and quality of diabetes care in community health centers
    James X Zhang
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:742-7. 2009
    ..We used multivariate logistic regression analyses to compare quality of diabetes care according to 6 National Committee for Quality Assurance Health Plan Employer Data and Information Set diabetes processes of care and outcome measures...
  25. ncbi request reprint Partnering together? Relationships between faith-based community health centers and neighborhood congregations
    Leslie Gee
    University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, IL, USA
    South Med J 98:1245-50. 2005
    ....
  26. pmc Provider perceptions of limited health literacy in community health centers
    Jennifer A Schlichting
    Department of Medicine, Diabetes Research and Training Center, The University of Chicago, IL, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 69:114-20. 2007
    ..To examine techniques used by community health center (HC) providers to care for patients with limited health literacy (LHL)...
  27. pmc Barriers and facilitators to shared decision-making among African-Americans with diabetes
    Monica E Peek
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:1135-9. 2009
    ..African-Americans have less SDM than Whites, which may contribute to diabetes racial disparities. To date, there has been little research on SDM among African-Americans...
  28. ncbi request reprint Following the call: how providers make sense of their decisions to work in faith-based and secular urban community health centers
    Farr A Curlin
    University of Chicago Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:944-57. 2006
    ..Future studies are needed to test these hypotheses using quantitative methods and broader representative sampling...
  29. ncbi request reprint Community health center quality improvement: a systematic review and future directions for research
    Alyna T Chien
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Chicago, IL, USA
    Prog Community Health Partnersh 1:105-16. 2007
    ..Leaders and policymakers need an accurate appraisal of the federally qualified community health center (CHC) quality improvement (QI) literature to make informed decisions for the CHC program...
  30. pmc Estimating costs of quality improvement for outpatient healthcare organisations: a practical methodology
    Sydney E S Brown
    Section of General Internal Medicine and the Diabetes Research and Training Center, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:248-51. 2007
    ..Objective and..
  31. pmc Cultural leverage: interventions using culture to narrow racial disparities in health care
    Thomas L Fisher
    The University of Chicago, Section of Emergency Medicine, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 64:243S-82S. 2007
    ..Interventions using cultural leverage show tremendous promise in reducing health disparities, but more research is needed to understand their health effects in combination with other interventions...
  32. pmc Religion, spirituality, and medicine: psychiatrists' and other physicians' differing observations, interpretations, and clinical approaches
    Farr A Curlin
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1825-31. 2007
    ..This study compared the ways in which psychiatrists and nonpsychiatrists interpret the relationship between religion/spirituality and health and address religion/spirituality issues in the clinical encounter...
  33. pmc National prevalence of lifestyle counseling or referral among African-Americans and whites with diabetes
    Monica E Peek
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1858-64. 2008
    ..Despite this, little is known about how frequently physicians provide counseling or referral to address these risk factors, or whether such rates differ by patient race...
  34. pmc Improving underrepresented minority medical student recruitment with health disparities curriculum
    Monica B Vela
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:S82-5. 2010
    ..Diversity improves all students' academic experiences and their abilities to work with patients from differing backgrounds. Little is known about what makes minority students select one medical school over another...
  35. pmc Communicating with older diabetes patients: self-management and social comparison
    Rita Gorawara-Bhat
    The University of Chicago, Department of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 72:411-7. 2008
    ..The present paper explores this role of social comparison in their self-management practices and develops a conceptual model depicting the process...
  36. pmc Innovative health care disparities curriculum for incoming medical students
    Monica B Vela
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1028-32. 2008
    ..2) To help students become aware of personal biases regarding racial and ethnic minorities. 3) To inspire students to commit to serving indigent populations...
  37. pmc The effect of comorbid illness and functional status on the expected benefits of intensive glucose control in older patients with type 2 diabetes: a decision analysis
    Elbert S Huang
    University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Ann Intern Med 149:11-9. 2008
    ..Physicians are uncertain about when to pursue intensive glucose control among older patients with diabetes...
  38. pmc Community and family perspectives on addressing overweight in urban, African-American youth
    Deborah L Burnet
    Department of Medicine, MC2007, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:175-9. 2008
    ..To assess weight-related beliefs and concerns of overweight urban, African-American children, their parents, and community leaders before developing a family-based intervention to reduce childhood overweight and diabetes risk...
  39. pmc The cost consequences of improving diabetes care: the community health center experience
    Elbert S Huang
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 34:138-46. 2008
    ..The financial impact of the Health Disparities Collaboratives (HDC), a national QI program conducted in community health centers (HCs), was examined...
  40. pmc Predicting changes in staff morale and burnout at community health centers participating in the health disparities collaboratives
    Jessica E Graber
    National Opinion Research Center at the University of Chicago, 55 East Monroe Street, Chicago, IL 60603, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:1403-23. 2008
    ..To identify predictors of changes in staff morale and burnout associated with participation in a quality improvement (QI) initiative at community health centers (HCs)...
  41. pmc To die, to sleep: US physicians' religious and other objections to physician-assisted suicide, terminal sedation, and withdrawal of life support
    Farr A Curlin
    Pritzker School of Medicine, Universtiy of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 25:112-20. 2008
    ....
  42. pmc How is shared decision-making defined among African-Americans with diabetes?
    Monica E Peek
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 72:450-8. 2008
    ..This study investigates how shared decision-making (SDM) is defined by African-American patients with diabetes, and compares patients' conceptualization of SDM with the Charles model...
  43. pmc Do religious physicians disproportionately care for the underserved?
    Farr A Curlin
    Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Ill 60637, USA
    Ann Fam Med 5:353-60. 2007
    ..This study examines whether physicians' self-reported religious characteristics and sense of calling in their work are associated with practice among the underserved...
  44. pmc Physicians' observations and interpretations of the influence of religion and spirituality on health
    Farr A Curlin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, and MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:649-54. 2007
    ..This study examines the association between physicians' religious characteristics and their observations and interpretations of the influence of R/S on health...
  45. pmc Religious characteristics of U.S. physicians: a national survey
    Farr A Curlin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:629-34. 2005
    ..Physicians are also dynamic partners in the doctor-patient relationship, yet little is known about the religious characteristics of physicians or how physicians' religious commitments shape the clinical encounter...
  46. pmc The use of quality improvement and health information technology approaches to improve diabetes outcomes in African American and Hispanic patients
    Arshiya A Baig
    University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 67:163S-197S. 2010
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Practical challenges of individualizing diabetes care in older patients
    Elbert S Huang
    Section of General Internal Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Diabetes Educ 30:558, 560, 562 passim. 2004
  48. ncbi request reprint When patients choose faith over medicine: physician perspectives on religiously related conflict in the medical encounter
    Farr A Curlin
    Sections of General Internal Medicine, The University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:88-91. 2005
    ..We explored the ways in which physicians interpret and respond to conflict between medical recommendations and patients' religious commitments...
  49. pmc Sexuality among middle-aged and older adults with diagnosed and undiagnosed diabetes: a national, population-based study
    Stacy Tessler Lindau
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Program for Integrative Sexual Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:2202-10. 2010
    ..To describe sexual activity, behavior, and problems among middle-age and older adults by diabetes status...
  50. pmc The relationship between psychiatry and religion among U.S. physicians
    Farr A Curlin
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1193-8. 2007
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint A practical model for preventing type 2 diabetes in minority youth
    Deborah Burnet
    University of Chicago Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Diabetes Educ 28:779-95. 2002
    ..This article proposes a model grounded in behavioral theory and empirical evidence for use when developing a program to prevent type 2 diabetes in high-risk minority youth...
  52. pmc Identifying older Chinese immigrants at high risk for osteoporosis
    Diane S Lauderdale
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:508-15. 2003
    ..Few previous studies have recognized that the heterogeneity of the Asian American population, with respect to both nativity (foreign- vs U.S.-born) and ethnicity, may be related to osteoporosis risk...
  53. ncbi request reprint How are religion and spirituality related to health? A study of physicians' perspectives
    Farr A Curlin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Pritzker School of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    South Med J 98:761-6. 2005
    ..Despite expansive medical literature regarding spirituality and medicine, little is known about physician beliefs regarding the influence of religion on health...
  54. pmc Race and shared decision-making: perspectives of African-Americans with diabetes
    Monica E Peek
    The University of Chicago, Department of Medicine, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Soc Sci Med 71:1-9. 2010
    ..Finding innovative ways to address such communication barriers is an important area of future research...
  55. pmc Religion, conscience, and controversial clinical practices
    Farr A Curlin
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:593-600. 2007
    ..It is important to understand how physicians think about their ethical rights and obligations when such conflicts emerge in clinical practice...
  56. pmc Predictors of patient selection in bariatric surgery
    Heena P Santry
    Department of Surgery, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Ann Surg 245:59-67. 2007
    ..To identify sociodemographic and clinical predictors of patient selection in bariatric surgery...
  57. ncbi request reprint The association of physicians' religious characteristics with their attitudes and self-reported behaviors regarding religion and spirituality in the clinical encounter
    Farr A Curlin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, The University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Care 44:446-53. 2006
    ..Controversy exists regarding whether and how physicians should address religion/spirituality (R/S) with patients...
  58. pmc Implications of new geriatric diabetes care guidelines for the assessment of quality of care in older patients
    Elbert S Huang
    Sections of General Internal Medicine, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Care 44:373-7. 2006
    ..Current approaches to assessing quality of diabetes care do not account for the heterogeneity of older patients...
  59. ncbi request reprint Providers' assessment of barriers to effective management of hypertension and hyperlipidemia in community health centers
    Sandy Cook
    Chicago Diabetes Research and Training Center, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:70-85. 2006
    ..Improving quality of care requires supporting providers' efforts to take patients' psychosocial and financial challenges into account, and revised policies to eliminate financial and cultural barriers to care...
  60. pmc The impact of patient preferences on the cost-effectiveness of intensive glucose control in older patients with new-onset diabetes
    Elbert S Huang
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Pritzker School of Medicine, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:259-64. 2006
    ..However, these analyses have had limited data on patient preferences concerning diabetic health states. We examined how the cost- effectiveness of intensive glucose control changes with the incorporation of patient preferences...
  61. pmc Preventing diabetes in the clinical setting
    Deborah L Burnet
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine Diabetes Research and Training Center, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:84-93. 2006
    ..The purpose of this paper is to review, from the perspective of practicing clinicians, available evidence on lifestyle interventions or medication to prevent or delay the onset of type 2 diabetes...
  62. ncbi request reprint The use of multidisciplinary teams to evaluate bariatric surgery patients: results from a national survey in the U.S.A
    Heena P Santry
    Department of Surgery, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Obes Surg 16:59-66. 2006
    ..The degree to which U.S. bariatric surgeons use multidisciplinary methods to evaluate patients is unknown...
  63. pmc Self-reported goals of older patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Elbert S Huang
    Section of General Internal Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:306-11. 2005
    ..The self-reported healthcare goals, factors influencing these goals, and self-care practices of older patients with diabetes mellitus were explored...
  64. pmc Building community-engaged health research and discovery infrastructure on the South Side of Chicago: science in service to community priorities
    Stacy Tessler Lindau
    The University of Chicago, Department of Ob Gyn, Urban Health Initiative, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC2050 R 311, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Prev Med 52:200-7. 2011
    ..The Studies are a family of research efforts aiming to produce actionable knowledge to inform health policy, programming, and investments for the region...
  65. ncbi request reprint Predictors of emergency medical services utilization by elders
    Manish N Shah
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Chicago, IL, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:52-8. 2003
    ..To the best of the authors' knowledge, no studies have identified patient characteristics associated with EMS use by elders. This study aimed to identify patient attributes associated with elder EMS users...
  66. ncbi request reprint Report of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute working group on outcomes research in cardiovascular disease
    Harlan M Krumholz
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, Yale New Haven Health Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, New Haven, CT, USA
    Circulation 111:3158-66. 2005
    ..The working group concluded that a dedicated investment in CV outcomes research could directly improve the care delivered in the United States...
  67. pmc Interventions to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in health care
    Marshall H Chin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 64:7S-28S. 2007
    ..Multifactorial, culturally tailored interventions that target different causes of disparities hold the most promise, but much more research is needed to investigate potential solutions and their implementation...
  68. ncbi request reprint The patient's role in choice of medications: direct-to-consumer advertising and patient decision aids
    Marshall H Chin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Diabetes Research and Training Center, The University of Chicago, USA
    Yale J Health Policy Law Ethics 5:771-84. 2005
  69. ncbi request reprint Pay for performance, public reporting, and racial disparities in health care: how are programs being designed?
    Alyna T Chien
    The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 64:283S-304S. 2007
    ..The article concludes with program leaders' recommendations on how performance incentive programs could be designed to reduce disparities...
  70. pmc Perceptions of quality-of-life effects of treatments for diabetes mellitus in vulnerable and nonvulnerable older patients
    Sydney E S Brown
    The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1183-90. 2008
    ..To assess whether patient perceptions of treatments for diabetes mellitus differ according to clinical criteria such as limited life expectancy and functional decline (i.e., vulnerability)...
  71. pmc Populations at risk: a critical need for research, funding, and action
    Marshall H Chin
    J Gen Intern Med 20:448-9. 2005
  72. pmc Improving care and outcomes of uninsured persons with chronic disease... now
    Marshall H Chin
    Ann Intern Med 149:206-8. 2008
  73. ncbi request reprint The prevention or delay of type 2 diabetes
    Robert S Sherwin
    Diabetes Care 26:S62-9. 2003
  74. pmc Community-based participatory research: opportunities, challenges, and the need for a common language
    THOMAS P O'TOOLE
    J Gen Intern Med 18:592-4. 2003
  75. ncbi request reprint Considerations for diabetes translational research in real-world settings
    Sanford A Garfield
    Division of Endocrinological and Metabolic Diseases, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 5460, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:2670-4. 2003
  76. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity and the concentration of healthcare expenditures in older patients with heart failure
    James X Zhang
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:476-82. 2003
    ..To examine comorbidity and concentration of healthcare expenditures in older patients with heart failure (HF) in the Medicare program...
  77. ncbi request reprint Prevention or delay of type 2 diabetes
    Robert S Sherwin
    Diabetes Care 27:S47-54. 2004
  78. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA 2005 Guideline Update for the Diagnosis and Management of Chronic Heart Failure in the Adult: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Writing Committee to Update the 2001 Guideli
    Sharon Ann Hunt
    Circulation 112:e154-235. 2005
  79. pmc Mentorship in academic general internal medicine. Results of a survey of mentors
    Sara E Luckhaupt
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:1014-8. 2005
    ..Effective mentorship is crucial to career development. Strategies to improve the availability of mentors include mentoring multiple mentees at once, compensating mentors, comentoring, and long-distance mentoring...
  80. pmc The perceived financial impact of quality improvement efforts in community health centers
    Karen Cheung
    National Opinion Research Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 31:111-9. 2008
    ..As such, a provider's payer mix may need to be considered in the design of QI programs if they are to be sustainable...

Research Grants7

  1. TREATMENT PREFERENCES OF OLDER PATIENTS WITH DIABETES
    Marshall Chin; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  2. IMPROVING DIABETES CARE COLLABORATIVELY IN THE COMMUNITY
    Marshall Chin; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This proposal builds on an established research relationship among the principal investigator, Marshall Chin, MD, MPH, the University of Chicago, and MWCN...
  3. Research and Mentorship in Improving Diabetes Care
    Marshall Chin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    Dr. Marshall Chin's career goals are to perform research that improves the care and outcomes of particularly vulnerable patients with diabetes and to mentor trainees entering this research field...