Darrell J Gaskin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Hospital characteristics associated with highly automated and usable clinical information systems in Texas, United States
    Ruben Amarasingham
    Department of Medicine, UT Southwestern Medical Center and Parkland Health and Hospital System, Dallas, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:39. 2008
  2. pmc Segregation and disparities in health services use
    Darrell J Gaskin
    African American Studies Department, College of Behavioral and Social Sciences, University of Maryland, 2169 LeFrak Hall, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 66:578-89. 2009
  3. pmc Examining racial and ethnic disparities in site of usual source of care
    Darrell J Gaskin
    Morgan Hopkins Center of Health Disparities Solutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:22-30. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Race and ethnic disparities in valuing health
    Darrell J Gaskin
    Department of African American Studies, University of Maryland at College Park, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Med Decis Making 28:12-20. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Do hospitals provide lower-quality care to minorities than to whites?
    Darrell J Gaskin
    African American Studies Department, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:518-27. 2008
  6. pmc Do diabetic patients living in racially segregated neighborhoods experience different access and quality of care?
    Kitty S Chan
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Med Care 50:692-9. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Do minority patients use lower quality hospitals?
    Darrell J Gaskin
    Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Suite 441, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Inquiry 48:209-20. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Residential segregation, geographic proximity and type of services used: Evidence for racial/ethnic disparities in mental health
    Gniesha Y Dinwiddie
    African American Studies Department, University of Maryland College Park, 1147 Taliaferro Hall, College Park, MD 20742, United States Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, United States Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 80:67-75. 2013
  9. pmc Perceived discrimination and adherence to medical care in a racially integrated community
    Sarah Stark Casagrande
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:389-95. 2007
  10. pmc Residential segregation and the availability of primary care physicians
    Darrell J Gaskin
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Health Serv Res 47:2353-76. 2012

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Publications17

  1. pmc Hospital characteristics associated with highly automated and usable clinical information systems in Texas, United States
    Ruben Amarasingham
    Department of Medicine, UT Southwestern Medical Center and Parkland Health and Hospital System, Dallas, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:39. 2008
    ..This environment is not yet well defined. We examined whether specific hospital characteristics are associated with highly automated and usable clinical information systems...
  2. pmc Segregation and disparities in health services use
    Darrell J Gaskin
    African American Studies Department, College of Behavioral and Social Sciences, University of Maryland, 2169 LeFrak Hall, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 66:578-89. 2009
    ..Our findings suggest that disparities in health care utilization may differ across communities and that residential segregation may be a confounding factor...
  3. pmc Examining racial and ethnic disparities in site of usual source of care
    Darrell J Gaskin
    Morgan Hopkins Center of Health Disparities Solutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:22-30. 2007
    ..Therefore, in addition to focusing on provider-patient relationships, perhaps future research and policymakers should focus on system-level factors to explain and increase minority use of care in private physicians' offices...
  4. doi request reprint Race and ethnic disparities in valuing health
    Darrell J Gaskin
    Department of African American Studies, University of Maryland at College Park, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Med Decis Making 28:12-20. 2008
    ..However, no prior studies have examined whether there are racial and ethnic differences in preferences for health states in a general population sample...
  5. doi request reprint Do hospitals provide lower-quality care to minorities than to whites?
    Darrell J Gaskin
    African American Studies Department, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:518-27. 2008
    ..Only a few hospitals provide lower quality of care to minorities than to whites...
  6. pmc Do diabetic patients living in racially segregated neighborhoods experience different access and quality of care?
    Kitty S Chan
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Med Care 50:692-9. 2012
    ..Place of residence, particularly residential segregation, has been implicated in health and health care disparities. However, prior studies have not focused on care for diabetes, a prevalent condition for minority populations...
  7. ncbi request reprint Do minority patients use lower quality hospitals?
    Darrell J Gaskin
    Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Suite 441, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Inquiry 48:209-20. 2011
    ..Analysts and policymakers should be cautious when making generalizations about the overall service quality of hospitals that treat minority patients...
  8. doi request reprint Residential segregation, geographic proximity and type of services used: Evidence for racial/ethnic disparities in mental health
    Gniesha Y Dinwiddie
    African American Studies Department, University of Maryland College Park, 1147 Taliaferro Hall, College Park, MD 20742, United States Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, United States Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 80:67-75. 2013
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  9. pmc Perceived discrimination and adherence to medical care in a racially integrated community
    Sarah Stark Casagrande
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:389-95. 2007
    ..Past research indicates that access to health care and utilization of services varies by sociodemographic characteristics, but little is known about racial differences in health care utilization within racially integrated communities...
  10. pmc Residential segregation and the availability of primary care physicians
    Darrell J Gaskin
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Health Serv Res 47:2353-76. 2012
    ..To examine the association between residential segregation and geographic access to primary care physicians (PCPs) in metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs)...
  11. doi request reprint Socioeconomic disparities for hearing-impaired children in the United States
    Emily F Boss
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Laryngoscope 121:860-6. 2011
    ..This study aims to evaluate disparities in socioeconomic status and healthcare utilization in hearing-impaired children using a nationally representative sample...
  12. doi request reprint The economic costs of pain in the United States
    Darrell J Gaskin
    Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions, and Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Pain 13:715-24. 2012
    ..Because of its economic toll on society, the nation should invest in research, education, and training to advocate the successful treatment, management, and prevention of pain...
  13. pmc Residential segregation and disparities in health care services utilization
    Darrell J Gaskin
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 69:158-75. 2012
    ..Therefore, efforts to improve access to health care services and to eliminate health care disparities for African Americans and Hispanics should not only focus on individual-level factors but also include community-level factors...
  14. doi request reprint Children's and adolescents' use of mental health care is a family matter
    Darrell J Gaskin
    University of Maryland, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 65:748-62. 2008
    ..Family participation in government subsidies programs offsets the influence of family income on the use of mental health services...
  15. pmc Level of evidence of the value of care in federally qualified health centers for policy making
    Kevin Frick
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Prog Community Health Partnersh 1:75-82. 2007
    ..Not all cost-effectiveness studies employ formal peer-reviewed methodologies. A review of the literature on CHCs' cost effectiveness is necessary to assess whether a higher level of evidence is needed to guide future policy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Exploring racial and ethnic disparities in prescription drug spending and use among Medicare beneficiaries
    Darrell J Gaskin
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 4:96-111. 2006
    ..Little is known about why minority Medicare beneficiaries spend less on and use fewer prescription drugs than white Medicare beneficiaries...
  17. pmc The determinants of HMOs' contracting with hospitals for bypass surgery
    Darrell J Gaskin
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Health Serv Res 37:963-84. 2002
    ..However, are HMOs compromising quality to lower costs? To address this and other questions we identify factors that influence HMOs' selective contracting for coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG)...