Bret Howrey

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Medical Branch
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Lower stroke mortality among Hispanics: an exploration of potential methodological confounders
    Bret Howrey
    University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555 0460, USA
    Med Care 48:534-9. 2010
  2. pmc Association of care by hospitalists on discharge destination and 30-day outcomes after acute ischemic stroke
    Bret T Howrey
    Sealy Center on Aging, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Med Care 49:701-7. 2011
  3. pmc Risk of continued institutionalization after hospitalization in older adults
    James S Goodwin
    Department of Medicine, Sealy Center on Aging, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston 77555 0177, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:1321-7. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Multiple measurement of serum lipids in the elderly
    James S Goodwin
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Med Care 49:225-30. 2011
  5. pmc The effect of acculturation on frailty among older Mexican Americans
    Meredith C Masel
    University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0434, USA
    J Aging Health 23:704-13. 2011

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Lower stroke mortality among Hispanics: an exploration of potential methodological confounders
    Bret Howrey
    University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555 0460, USA
    Med Care 48:534-9. 2010
    ..Hispanic deaths were adjusted for misclassification of ethnicity on the death certificate. Denominators for the rates were derived from census estimates...
  2. pmc Association of care by hospitalists on discharge destination and 30-day outcomes after acute ischemic stroke
    Bret T Howrey
    Sealy Center on Aging, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Med Care 49:701-7. 2011
    ..We assessed the association of care provided by a hospitalist with length of stay, discharge destination, 30-day mortality, 30-day readmission, and 30-day emergency department visits...
  3. pmc Risk of continued institutionalization after hospitalization in older adults
    James S Goodwin
    Department of Medicine, Sealy Center on Aging, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston 77555 0177, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:1321-7. 2011
    ..We therefore sought to estimate the percentage of long-term care nursing home stays precipitated by a hospitalization and factors associated with risk of nursing home placement after hospitalization...
  4. doi request reprint Multiple measurement of serum lipids in the elderly
    James S Goodwin
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Med Care 49:225-30. 2011
    ..Although there is considerable interest in underutilization of lipid testing, little is known about the prevalence and factors associated with overtesting of serum lipids...
  5. pmc The effect of acculturation on frailty among older Mexican Americans
    Meredith C Masel
    University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0434, USA
    J Aging Health 23:704-13. 2011
    ..To determine the effect of acculturation on becoming frail and prefrail over a 10-year period among older Mexican Americans...