S J Clark

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Attitudes of US obstetricians toward a combined tetanus-diphtheria-acellular pertussis vaccine for adults
    Sarah J Clark
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2006:87040. 2006
  2. pmc Perspectives of Pulmonologists on the 2009-2010 H1N1 Vaccination Effort
    Sarah J Clark
    Child Health Evaluation and Research CHEAR Unit, University of Michigan, 300 N Ingalls, Room 6E06, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5456, USA
    Pulm Med 2012:306207. 2012
  3. pmc Obstetricians and the 2009-2010 H1N1 vaccination effort: implications for future pandemics
    Sarah J Clark
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, University of Michigan, 300 N Ingalls, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5456, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:1185-90. 2013
  4. pmc Private provider participation in statewide immunization registries
    Sarah J Clark
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, 300 North Ingalls Rm 6E06, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0456, USA
    BMC Public Health 6:33. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Physician perspectives to inform a new recommendation for meningococcal conjugate vaccine (MCV4)
    Sarah J Clark
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0456, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:850-5. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Worksite policies related to influenza vaccination: a cross-sectional survey of US registered nurses
    Sarah J Clark
    Child Health Evaluation and Research CHEAR Unit, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Hum Vaccin 5:545-50. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Influenza vaccination attitudes and practices among US registered nurses
    Sarah J Clark
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5456, USA
    Am J Infect Control 37:551-6. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Coverage of newborn and adult male circumcision varies among public and private US payers despite health benefits
    Sarah J Clark
    Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:2355-61. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B vaccination practices in hospital newborn nurseries before and after changes in vaccination recommendations
    S J Clark
    Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, 300 N Ingalls Bldg, Room NI6E06, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0456, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155:915-20. 2001
  10. doi request reprint Influenza vaccine-related information needs of US primary care physicians
    Sarah J Clark
    Child Health Evaluation and Research CHEAR Unit, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5456, USA
    Prev Med 53:421-3. 2011

Detail Information

Publications68

  1. pmc Attitudes of US obstetricians toward a combined tetanus-diphtheria-acellular pertussis vaccine for adults
    Sarah J Clark
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2006:87040. 2006
    ..To describe obstetricians' perspectives related to tetanus-diphtheria-acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccination of mothers and other adults in close contact with infants...
  2. pmc Perspectives of Pulmonologists on the 2009-2010 H1N1 Vaccination Effort
    Sarah J Clark
    Child Health Evaluation and Research CHEAR Unit, University of Michigan, 300 N Ingalls, Room 6E06, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5456, USA
    Pulm Med 2012:306207. 2012
    ..In total, the H1N1 vaccine-related experiences of pulmonologists seemed to be positive. However, additional efforts are needed to increase participation in future pandemic vaccination campaigns...
  3. pmc Obstetricians and the 2009-2010 H1N1 vaccination effort: implications for future pandemics
    Sarah J Clark
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, University of Michigan, 300 N Ingalls, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5456, USA
    Matern Child Health J 17:1185-90. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Private provider participation in statewide immunization registries
    Sarah J Clark
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, 300 North Ingalls Rm 6E06, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0456, USA
    BMC Public Health 6:33. 2006
    ..We sought to describe, through a national overview, the perspectives of childhood immunization providers in private practice regarding factors associated with participation or non-participation in immunization registries...
  5. ncbi request reprint Physician perspectives to inform a new recommendation for meningococcal conjugate vaccine (MCV4)
    Sarah J Clark
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0456, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:850-5. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Worksite policies related to influenza vaccination: a cross-sectional survey of US registered nurses
    Sarah J Clark
    Child Health Evaluation and Research CHEAR Unit, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Hum Vaccin 5:545-50. 2009
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Influenza vaccination attitudes and practices among US registered nurses
    Sarah J Clark
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5456, USA
    Am J Infect Control 37:551-6. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to explore knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs associated with influenza vaccination in a broad population of registered nurses...
  8. doi request reprint Coverage of newborn and adult male circumcision varies among public and private US payers despite health benefits
    Sarah J Clark
    Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:2355-61. 2011
    ..Presentation of evidence-based recommendations--for example, from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention--may be necessary if coverage for newborn and adult male circumcision is to be expanded...
  9. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B vaccination practices in hospital newborn nurseries before and after changes in vaccination recommendations
    S J Clark
    Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, 300 N Ingalls Bldg, Room NI6E06, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0456, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155:915-20. 2001
    ..Reinstatement of the birth dose was recommended when a thimerosal-free vaccine became available...
  10. doi request reprint Influenza vaccine-related information needs of US primary care physicians
    Sarah J Clark
    Child Health Evaluation and Research CHEAR Unit, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5456, USA
    Prev Med 53:421-3. 2011
    ..To explore influenza-related information needs of primary care providers, given expanded influenza vaccine recommendations and new influenza vaccine products...
  11. ncbi request reprint Primary care role in the management of childhood depression: a comparison of pediatricians and family physicians
    J L Rushton
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0718, USA
    Pediatrics 105:957-62. 2000
    ..To provide a self-described assessment of pediatricians' and family physicians' management of childhood depression...
  12. ncbi request reprint Impact of North Carolina's universal vaccine purchase program by children's insurance status
    G L Freed
    Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109 0718, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 153:748-54. 1999
    ..To examine the impact of a new universal purchase vaccine program on immunization rates of children with different types of insurance...
  13. ncbi request reprint Adopting immunization recommendations: a new dissemination model
    G L Freed
    Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan Health Care System, Ann Arbor 48109 0718, USA
    Matern Child Health J 2:231-9. 1998
    ..This paper presents a new approach for understanding factors related to physician adoption of clinical guidelines, using children's vaccine recommendations as a case study...
  14. ncbi request reprint State-level perspectives on immunization policies, practices, and program financing in the 1990s
    G L Freed
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Am J Prev Med 19:32-44. 2000
    ..Long-term immunization planning must reflect these continually expanding needs...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pediatrician and family physician prescription of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors
    J L Rushton
    Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0718, USA
    Pediatrics 105:E82. 2000
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Not without my permission: parents' willingness to permit use of newborn screening samples for research
    B A Tarini
    Division of General Pediatrics, Child Health Evaluation and Research CHEAR Unit, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich 48109 0456, USA
    Public Health Genomics 13:125-30. 2010
    ..State newborn screening (NBS) programs are considering the storage and use of NBS blood samples for research. However, no systematic assessment of parents' attitudes exists...
  17. pmc Preschool vision screening by family physicians
    Alex R Kemper
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 44:24-7; quiz 43-4. 2007
    ..To determine the rate of preschool vision screening in family practice. To evaluate attitudes and beliefs about the importance of, and barriers to, preschool vision screening...
  18. ncbi request reprint Physician attitudes regarding breakthrough varicella disease and a potential second dose of varicella vaccine
    Matthew M Davis
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Pediatrics 119:258-64. 2007
    ..We assessed physicians' attitudes about the 1-dose varicella vaccination program and whether physicians think a 2-dose recommendation is needed to reduce the risk of breakthrough disease...
  19. ncbi request reprint Primary care physicians' attitudes regarding follow-up care for children with positive newborn screening results
    Alex R Kemper
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1836-41. 2006
    ..Although primary care physicians are responsible for providing follow-up care after a positive newborn screen, little is known about their willingness or ability to do so...
  20. pmc Barriers to follow-up eye care after preschool vision screening in the primary care setting: findings from a pilot study
    Alex R Kemper
    Program on Pediatric Health Services Research, Department of Pediatrics, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J AAPOS 10:476-8. 2006
  21. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and outcomes of interhospital transfers from level II to level I pediatric intensive care units
    Folafoluwa O Odetola
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 7:536-40. 2006
    ..To examine the characteristics, resource utilization, and outcomes for transfer admissions from level II to level I pediatric intensive care units (PICUs)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effect of missed opportunities on influenza vaccination rates among children with asthma
    Kevin J Dombkowski
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:966-71. 2006
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for adolescent well care: is there consensus?
    Tracy K Richmond
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 18:365-70. 2006
    ..This paper reviews recent clinical guidelines for adolescent well care put forth by seven national organizations. It compares the guidelines recommendation by recommendation in order to assess consistency between them...
  24. ncbi request reprint Physician attitudes and preferences about combined Tdap vaccines for adolescents
    Mathew M Davis
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, General R Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0456, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:176-80. 2006
    ..We examined the current practices of pediatricians and family physicians regarding adolescent tetanus and diphtheria toxoids (Td) vaccine immunizations and providers' potential adherence to new Tdap recommendations for adolescents...
  25. ncbi request reprint Use of a new combined vaccine in pediatric practices
    Gary L Freed
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0456, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e251-7. 2006
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Threshold of evaluation for short stature in a pediatric endocrine clinic: differences between boys versus girls?
    Joyce M Lee
    Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 20:21-6. 2007
    ..To determine the height, age, and sex distribution of children evaluated for poor growth or short stature in a pediatric endocrinology clinic...
  27. pmc Maternal perspectives on growth and nutrition counseling provided at preschool well-child visits
    Susan J Woolford
    Divisionsof General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0456, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:153-8. 2007
    ..Objective: To explore what mothers of preschoolers recall and understand about growth assessment and nutrition anticipatory guidance provided at their child's most recent well-child visit...
  28. doi request reprint Do outcomes vary according to the source of admission to the pediatric intensive care unit?
    Folafoluwa O Odetola
    Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 9:20-5. 2008
    ..To examine associations between mortality, length of stay, and the sources of admission to tertiary pediatric intensive care...
  29. doi request reprint The role of economic information in decision-making by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices
    Amanda F Dempsey
    Child Health Evaluation and Research CHEAR Unit, Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan, 300 North Ingalls, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5456, USA
    Vaccine 26:5389-92. 2008
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Effect of state vaccine-financing strategy on hepatitis B immunization in hospital nurseries
    Michael D Cabana
    Child Health Evaluation and Research CHEAR Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan Health System, 6 D 09 NIB, Box 0456, 300 North Ingalls Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0456, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 2:367-74. 2002
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Physicians' perspectives on increasing the use of BMI charts for young children
    Susan J Woolford
    Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 47:573-7. 2008
    ..Efforts to increase physician use of BMI should address methods to simplify communication of BMI, such as with color-coded charts, and provision of management recommendations based on BMI findings...
  32. ncbi request reprint Provider attitudes regarding use of an immunization information system to identify children with asthma for influenza vaccination
    Kevin J Dombkowski
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 13:567-71. 2007
    ..The attitudes of pediatric primary care providers regarding the implementation of this system were assessed...
  33. ncbi request reprint Neonatal back transport: perspectives from parents of Medicaid-insured infants and providers
    Krystal Hanrahan
    DePaul University, Chicago, USA
    Neonatal Netw 26:301-11. 2007
    ..To examine parents' and health care providers' perceptions of back transport from a tertiary care neonatal intensive care unit to a community hospital...
  34. ncbi request reprint Appropriateness of children's nonurgent visits to selected Michigan emergency departments
    Rachel Stanley
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0437, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:532-6. 2007
    ..To explore parental rationale and the appropriateness of children's visits to emergency departments (EDs) for nonurgent complaints...
  35. ncbi request reprint New combined tetanus-diptheria-acellular pertussis vaccines for adults: primary care physician attitudes and preferences
    Matthew M Davis
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0456, USA
    Hum Vaccin 3:130-4. 2007
    ..Future research should assess the extent to which barriers impede adoption of Tdap vaccine recommendations...
  36. ncbi request reprint Incremental hospital charges associated with obesity as a secondary diagnosis in children
    Susan J Woolford
    Research Unit, Gerald R Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan, 300 NIB, Room 6D22, Campus Box 0456, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0456, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1895-901. 2007
    ..The objective was to evaluate the association of obesity as a comorbidity with hospital charges, by comparing charges for pediatric hospitalizations with vs. without obesity as a secondary diagnosis...
  37. ncbi request reprint Going back for more: an evaluation of clinical outcomes and characteristics of readmissions to a pediatric intensive care unit
    Folafoluwa O Odetola
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 8:343-7; CEU quiz 357. 2007
    ..To determine mortality, length of stay, and factors associated with readmissions to the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Adoption of electronic health records in primary care pediatric practices
    Alex R Kemper
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e20-4. 2006
    ..Although professional organizations and federal agencies encourage widespread adoption, no national data are available regarding the penetration of electronic health records into primary care pediatric practices...
  39. pmc Preschool vision screening in pediatric practices
    Alex R Kemper
    Child Health Evaluation and Research CHEAR Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0456, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 45:263-6. 2006
    ..Financial incentives may be important for ensuring the delivery of preschool vision screening, as well as adoption of emerging screening technologies if such devices are shown to be effective...
  40. ncbi request reprint Use of practice guidelines in the primary care of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Jerry L Rushton
    Department of Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine, Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Pediatrics 114:e23-8. 2004
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint National availability of influenza vaccine among medical subspecialty practices
    Matthew M Davis
    Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Prev Med 26:307-10. 2004
    ..Availability of influenza vaccine in medical subspecialists' practices may affect vaccination rates among adults with chronic illness...
  42. ncbi request reprint Hearing and vision screening program for school-aged children
    Alex R Kemper
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Am J Prev Med 26:141-6. 2004
    ..Hearing and vision screening programs for school-aged children are common, yet little is known about their impact...
  43. ncbi request reprint Comparing the self-reported referral and management preferences of pediatricians and family physicians for children with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
    Gary L Freed
    Child Health Evaluation and Research CHEAR Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, 300 NIB 6E08, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0456, USA
    J Rheumatol 30:2700-4. 2003
    ..We compared the self-reported preferences and practices of pediatricians (PD) and family physicians (FP) in the diagnosis and management of children with JRA...
  44. ncbi request reprint Influence of Medicaid managed care enrollment on emergency department utilization by children
    Kevin J Dombkowski
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109 0456, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:17-21. 2004
    ..To explore the association between Medicaid managed care plan enrollment and emergency department (ED) utilization...
  45. ncbi request reprint Parental vaccine safety concerns. The experiences of pediatricians and family physicians
    Gary L Freed
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Am J Prev Med 26:11-4. 2004
    ..Primary care physicians are the most common interface for parents with the immunization delivery system and are likely to have the greatest opportunity for exposure and experience with parental vaccine safety concerns...
  46. ncbi request reprint Michigan Medicaid's Healthy Kids Dental program: an assessment of the first 12 months
    Stephen A Eklund
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Ann Arbor 48104 3028, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 134:1509-15. 2003
    ..The program was administered through a private dental carrier at private reimbursement levels. The authors undertook a study to determine the effect of these changes...
  47. ncbi request reprint One-year uptake of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine: a national survey of family physicians and pediatricians
    Matthew M Davis
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 16:363-71. 2003
    ..We sought to identify physician characteristics associated with adoption of the recommendation within 1 year...
  48. pmc Services provided for preschool-aged children with suspected amblyopia
    Alex R Kemper
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0456, USA
    J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 40:279-82. 2003
    ..Little is known about the pattern and variation of care offered to preschool-aged children who have had an abnormal vision screening test...
  49. ncbi request reprint Influence of insurance status and vaccine cost on physicians' administration of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
    Matthew M Davis
    Child Health Evaluation and Research CHEAR Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0456, USA
    Pediatrics 112:521-6. 2003
    ..We investigated the influence of PCV7 cost and insurance coverage on physician recommendation of PCV7 to their patients and administration of PCV7 in their practices...
  50. ncbi request reprint Variation in public and private supply of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine during a shortage
    Gary L Freed
    Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, 300 N Ingalls 6E08, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0456, USA
    JAMA 289:575-8. 2003
    ..In September 2001, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published revised recommendations advising physicians to prioritize PCV7 to specific groups of children. The effect of the shortage at the practice level is unknown...
  51. ncbi request reprint Reasons hospitals give for not offering hepatitis B vaccine to low-risk newborns
    Kimberly D Aiken
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0718, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 41:681-6. 2002
    ..Multi-faceted interventions may be necessary to increase HBV use in the nursery...
  52. pmc A national survey of physician practices regarding influenza vaccine
    Matthew M Davis
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0456, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:670-6. 2002
    ..To characterize U.S. physicians' practices regarding influenza vaccine, particularly regarding the capacity to identify high-risk patients, the use of reminder systems, and the typical period of administration of vaccine...
  53. pmc Willingness of eye care practices to evaluate children and accept Medicaid
    Alex R Kemper
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109 0456, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 4:303-7. 2004
    ..The willingness of eye care providers to evaluate children or to accept Medicaid may be a barrier to care for those with an abnormal screen...
  54. ncbi request reprint A national survey of pediatric critical care resources in the United States
    Folafoluwa O Odetola
    Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e382-6. 2005
    ..To characterize resources available for the care of critically ill and injured children in the United States...
  55. ncbi request reprint Influenza vaccination status and influenza-related perspectives and practices among US physicians
    Anne E Cowan
    The Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Am J Infect Control 34:164-9. 2006
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Estimated cost-effectiveness of growth hormone therapy for idiopathic short stature
    Joyce M Lee
    Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0456, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:263-9. 2006
    ..To estimate the cost-effectiveness of growth hormone (GH) therapy for idiopathic short stature (ISS)...
  57. ncbi request reprint Completeness and complexity of information available to parents from newborn-screening programs
    Kathryn E Fant
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, 6E08 300 N Ingalls Building, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0456, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1268-72. 2005
    ..In 2000, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Task Force on Newborn Screening published a blueprint for the future of newborn screening that included recommendations for information provided to parents about screening...
  58. ncbi request reprint Parents' trust in their child's physician: using an adapted Trust in Physician Scale
    Kathryn L Moseley
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0456, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 6:58-61. 2006
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Growth, development, and failure to thrive: factors that underlie the availability of pediatric critical care facilities in the United States
    Folafoluwa O Odetola
    Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 7:70-3. 2006
    ..This study was conducted to explore the establishment, expansion, and closure of PICUs...
  60. ncbi request reprint Geographic variation of asthma quality measures within and between health plans
    Kevin J Dombkowski
    Child Health Evaluation and Research CHEAR Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
    Am J Manag Care 11:765-72. 2005
    ..To contrast health plan performance in treating pediatric asthma within and between different geographic regions...
  61. ncbi request reprint Physician barriers to lead testing of Medicaid-enrolled children
    Alex R Kemper
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 5:290-3. 2005
    ..The rate of blood lead testing among Medicaid-enrolled children is low...
  62. ncbi request reprint Informing parents about newborn screening
    Alex R Kemper
    Child Health Evaluation and Research CHEAR Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0456, USA
    Public Health Nurs 22:332-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate current rules and regulations for educating parents about newborn screening...
  63. ncbi request reprint Variation in pediatric asthma quality improvement programs by managed care plans
    Michael D Cabana
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Health Care System, Ann Arbo, MI 48109 0456, USA
    Am J Med Qual 20:204-9. 2005
    ..The variation in QI approaches by each of the managed care organizations suggests that there is a dearth of information on appropriate and cost-effective methods to improve pediatric asthma quality at the plan level...
  64. ncbi request reprint Provider response to different formats of the adult immunization schedule
    Matthew M Davis
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0456, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:34-40. 2005
    ....
  65. ncbi request reprint Hospital decision-making regarding the smallpox pre-event vaccination program
    Alex R Kemper
    Child Health Evaluation and Research CHEAR Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 3:23-30. 2005
    ..To understand the factors underlying the decision by U.S. hospitals to participate or not in the U.S. Smallpox Pre-Event Vaccination Program (SPVP)...
  66. ncbi request reprint Willingness of private physicians to be involved in smallpox preparedness and response activities
    Anne E Cowan
    Child Health Evaluation and Research CHEAR Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 3:16-22. 2005
    ..The public health system continues its efforts to prepare for bioterrorist events, such as a smallpox outbreak, but may need to call on other health professionals to ensure sufficient capacity to implement preparedness plans...
  67. ncbi request reprint Variation in establishing a diagnosis of obesity in children
    Iris R Mabry
    Agency for Healthcare Quality, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 44:221-7. 2005
    ..Future research should assess pediatricians' perceptions about obesity to better understand clinical practice patterns...
  68. ncbi request reprint Newborn hepatitis B vaccination policy in hospital nurseries
    Michael D Cabana
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0456, USA
    Pediatrics 109:E21. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to describe how hospital nurseries develop HBV policies and to describe the sources of information used for learning about national HBV recommendations...