Hyungjin Myra Kim

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Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint After the black box warning: predictors of psychotropic treatment choices for older patients with dementia
    Hyungjin Myra Kim
    Ann Arbor Center of Excellence, U S Department of Veterans Affairs, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1207-14. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of start of different antidepressants in patient charts among patients with depression
    Hyungjin Myra Kim
    University of Michigan, 3550 Rackham, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1070
    J Manag Care Spec Pharm 21:424-30. 2015
  3. ncbi request reprint Patient attitudes toward a Web-based system for monitoring chronic wounds
    Hyungjin Myra Kim
    VA Center for Practice Management and Outcomes Research, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Telemed J E Health 10:S-26-34. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Predictors of suicide in patient charts among patients with depression in the Veterans Health Administration health system: importance of prescription drug and alcohol abuse
    Hyungjin Myra Kim
    Center for Statistical Consultation and Research, University of Michigan, 3555 Rackham, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1070, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:e1269-75. 2012
  5. pmc Validation of key behaviourally based mental health diagnoses in administrative data: suicide attempt, alcohol abuse, illicit drug abuse and tobacco use
    Hyungjin Myra Kim
    Center for Statistical Consultation and Research, 3555 Rackham, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1070, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:18. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Intensity of outpatient monitoring after discharge and psychiatric rehospitalization of veterans with depression
    Hyungjin Myra Kim
    Ann Arbor Center of Excellence, Serious Mental Illness Treatment Resource and Evaluation Center, U S Department of Veterans Affairs, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1346-52. 2011
  7. pmc Predictors of alternative antidepressant agent initiation among U. S. veterans diagnosed with depression
    Hyungjin Myra Kim
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Ann Arbor Center of Excellence COE, Serious Mental Illness Treatment Resource and Evaluation Center SMITREC, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 19:1049-56. 2010
  8. pmc Antidepressant agents and suicide death among US Department of Veterans Affairs patients in depression treatment
    Marcia Valenstein
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Ann Arbor Center of Excellence COE, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 32:346-53. 2012
  9. pmc Higher-risk periods for suicide among VA patients receiving depression treatment: prioritizing suicide prevention efforts
    Marcia Valenstein
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Ann Arbor Center of Excellence COE, Serious Mental Illness Treatment Research and Evaluation Center SMITREC, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48113 0170, USA
    J Affect Disord 112:50-8. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Impact of QRS duration of frequent premature ventricular complexes on the development of cardiomyopathy
    Miki Yokokawa
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Heart Rhythm 9:1460-4. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint After the black box warning: predictors of psychotropic treatment choices for older patients with dementia
    Hyungjin Myra Kim
    Ann Arbor Center of Excellence, U S Department of Veterans Affairs, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1207-14. 2011
    ..It also evaluated patterns of medication usage over time in the year preceding and three years after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a black box warning for antipsychotic usage...
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of start of different antidepressants in patient charts among patients with depression
    Hyungjin Myra Kim
    University of Michigan, 3550 Rackham, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1070
    J Manag Care Spec Pharm 21:424-30. 2015
    ..In usual psychiatric care, antidepressant treatments are selected based on physician and patient preferences rather than being randomly allocated, resulting in spurious associations between these treatments and outcome studies...
  3. ncbi request reprint Patient attitudes toward a Web-based system for monitoring chronic wounds
    Hyungjin Myra Kim
    VA Center for Practice Management and Outcomes Research, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Telemed J E Health 10:S-26-34. 2004
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  4. doi request reprint Predictors of suicide in patient charts among patients with depression in the Veterans Health Administration health system: importance of prescription drug and alcohol abuse
    Hyungjin Myra Kim
    Center for Statistical Consultation and Research, University of Michigan, 3555 Rackham, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1070, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:e1269-75. 2012
    ..To identify factors recorded in electronic medical chart progress notes associated with suicide among patients who had received treatment for depression...
  5. pmc Validation of key behaviourally based mental health diagnoses in administrative data: suicide attempt, alcohol abuse, illicit drug abuse and tobacco use
    Hyungjin Myra Kim
    Center for Statistical Consultation and Research, 3555 Rackham, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1070, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:18. 2012
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Intensity of outpatient monitoring after discharge and psychiatric rehospitalization of veterans with depression
    Hyungjin Myra Kim
    Ann Arbor Center of Excellence, Serious Mental Illness Treatment Resource and Evaluation Center, U S Department of Veterans Affairs, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1346-52. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Predictors of alternative antidepressant agent initiation among U. S. veterans diagnosed with depression
    Hyungjin Myra Kim
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Ann Arbor Center of Excellence COE, Serious Mental Illness Treatment Resource and Evaluation Center SMITREC, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 19:1049-56. 2010
    ..We examined predictors of antidepressant choice among VA patients treated for depression...
  8. pmc Antidepressant agents and suicide death among US Department of Veterans Affairs patients in depression treatment
    Marcia Valenstein
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Ann Arbor Center of Excellence COE, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 32:346-53. 2012
    ..Multiple analytic strategies were used to address potential selection biases...
  9. pmc Higher-risk periods for suicide among VA patients receiving depression treatment: prioritizing suicide prevention efforts
    Marcia Valenstein
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Ann Arbor Center of Excellence COE, Serious Mental Illness Treatment Research and Evaluation Center SMITREC, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48113 0170, USA
    J Affect Disord 112:50-8. 2009
    ..To date, few health systems have carefully segmented their depression treatment populations by level of risk and prioritized prevention efforts on this basis...
  10. doi request reprint Impact of QRS duration of frequent premature ventricular complexes on the development of cardiomyopathy
    Miki Yokokawa
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Heart Rhythm 9:1460-4. 2012
    ..Patients with frequent premature ventricular complexes (PVCs) are at risk of developing reversible PVC-induced cardiomyopathy (rPVC-CMP). Not all determinants of rPVC-CMP are known...
  11. pmc Suicide risk assessment received prior to suicide death by Veterans Health Administration patients with a history of depression
    Eric G Smith
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Health Services Research and Development, Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research Bedford Center of Excellence, Bedford, Massachusetts, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:226-32. 2013
    ..To examine the quality of suicide risk assessment provided to veterans with a history of depression who died by suicide between 1999 and 2004...
  12. pmc Examining the relationship between clinical monitoring and suicide risk among patients with depression: matched case-control study and instrumental variable approaches
    Hyungjin Myra Kim
    Department of Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development, Ann Arbor Center of Excellence COE, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Health Serv Res 45:1205-26. 2010
    ..To assess the relationship between closer monitoring of depressed patients during high-risk treatment periods and death from suicide, using two analytic approaches...
  13. doi request reprint Relation of symptoms and symptom duration to premature ventricular complex-induced cardiomyopathy
    Miki Yokokawa
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Heart Rhythm 9:92-5. 2012
    ..Frequent idiopathic premature ventricular complexes (PVCs) can result in a reversible form of cardiomyopathy. In this study, the determinants of PVC-induced left ventricular (LV) dysfunction were assessed...
  14. pmc Pedometer-based internet-mediated intervention for adults with chronic low back pain: randomized controlled trial
    Sarah L Krein
    VA Ann Arbor Center for Clinical Management Research, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI 48113, USA
    J Med Internet Res 15:e181. 2013
    ..However, there are few clinical programs that use generally available tools and a relatively low-cost approach to help patients with chronic back pain initiate and maintain an exercise program...
  15. pmc Risk of mortality among individual antipsychotics in patients with dementia
    Helen C Kales
    Ann Arbor VA Center for Clinical Management Research, Serious Mental Illness Treatment, Resource, and Evaluation Center, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 169:71-9. 2012
    ..The use of antipsychotics to treat the behavioral symptoms of dementia is associated with greater mortality. The authors examined the mortality risk of individual agents to augment the limited information on individual antipsychotic risk...
  16. doi request reprint Trends in antipsychotic use in dementia 1999-2007
    Helen C Kales
    Veterans Affairs Health Services Researchand Development Center for Clinical Management Research, Serious Mental Illness Treatment, Resource, and Evaluation Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:190-7. 2011
    ..Concerns about their use began to emerge in 2002, and in 2005, the US Food and Drug Administration warned that use of atypical antipsychotics in dementia was associated with increased mortality...
  17. doi request reprint Mortality associated with lithium and valproate treatment of US Veterans Health Administration patients with mental disorders
    Eric G Smith
    Eric G Smith, MD, PhD, MPH, VA Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Bedford, Massachusetts, and Departments of Psychiatry and Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts Karen L Austin, MPH, Serious Mental Illness Treatment Resource and Evaluation Center, Department of Veterans Affairs, Ann Arbor, Michigan Hyungjin Myra Kim, ScD, VA Center for Clinical Management Research, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, and Center for Statistical Consultation and Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan Susan V Eisen, PhD, VA Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Bedford, Massachusetts, and Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts Amy M Kilbourne, PhD, MPH, Quality Enhancement Research Initiative QUERI, Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington DC, and Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical School, Department of Medicine
    Br J Psychiatry 207:55-63. 2015
    ..There is a need for further research. ..
  18. pmc Service implications of providing intensive monitoring during high-risk periods for suicide among VA patients with depression
    Marcia Valenstein
    Health Services Research and Development, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 2215 Fuller Rd, Box 130170, Ann Arbor, MI 48113 0170, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:439-44. 2009
    ....
  19. pmc Mortality risk with the use of atypical antipsychotics in later-life bipolar disorder
    Sachin Bhalerao
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 25:29-36. 2012
    ..In recent years, concerns about the use of antipsychotic medications in dementia have grown. There is limited data on mortality risk of atypical antipsychotics for other psychiatric disorders of later life such as bipolar disorder...
  20. doi request reprint Spatial resolution of pace mapping of idiopathic ventricular tachycardia/ectopy originating in the right ventricular outflow tract
    Frank Bogun
    University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0366, USA
    Heart Rhythm 5:339-44. 2008
    ..Pace mapping has been used to identify the site of origin of focal ventricular arrhythmias. The spatial resolution of pace mapping has not been adequately quantified using currently available three-dimensional mapping systems...
  21. doi request reprint The role of interpolation in PVC-induced cardiomyopathy
    Hilal Olgun
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Heart Rhythm 8:1046-9. 2011
    ..Frequent premature ventricular complexes (PVCs) can cause cardiomyopathy. The mechanism is not known and may be multifactorial...
  22. pmc Determinants of postinfarction ventricular tachycardia
    Thomas Crawford
    University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Mich 48109 5853, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 3:624-31. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze infarct architecture and electrogram characteristics in patients with and without inducible VT and to identify correlates of postinfarction VT...
  23. pmc Antipsychotics, other psychotropics, and the risk of death in patients with dementia: number needed to harm
    Donovan T Maust
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor2Center for Clinical Management Research, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    JAMA Psychiatry 72:438-45. 2015
    ..Antipsychotic medications are associated with increased mortality in older adults with dementia, yet their absolute effect on risk relative to no treatment or an alternative psychotropic is unclear...
  24. pmc Racial differences in adherence to antidepressant treatment in later life
    Helen C Kales
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI Department of Veterans Affairs, HSR and D Center for Clinical Management Research CCMR, and Serious Mental Illness Treatment, Resource and Evaluation Center SMITREC, Ann Arbor, MI Electronic address
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:999-1009. 2013
    ..Although racial differences in depression treatment preferences have been reported, little is known about racial differences in antidepressant medication adherence among older patients...
  25. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of a web-based system for monitoring chronic wounds
    Hyungjin Myra Kim
    VA Center for Practice Management and Outcomes Research and Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48113 0170, USA
    Telemed J E Health 9:129-40. 2003
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Opening of ambulatory surgery centers and procedure use in elderly patients: data from Florida
    John M Hollingsworth
    Dow Division of Health Services Research, Department of Urology, Center for Healthcare Outcomes and Policy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 2967, USA
    Arch Surg 146:187-93. 2011
    ..To explore this possibility, we measured the impact of the opening of an ASC in a health care market, as defined by the hospital service area (HSA), on rates of procedure use...
  27. doi request reprint Augmenting Ongoing Depression Care With a Mutual Peer Support Intervention Versus Self-Help Materials Alone: A Randomized Trial
    Marcia Valenstein
    Dr Valenstein, Dr Pfeiffer, Ms Walters, and Dr Kales are with the Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor e mail They are also with the Department of Veterans Affairs VA, VA Center for Clinical Management Research, Ann Arbor, where Ms Brandfon, Ms Ganoczy, Dr Kim, Ms Henry, Ms Garcia, Ms Risk, and Dr Piette are affiliated Dr Kim is also affiliated with the Center for Statistical Consultation and Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Dr Piette is also with the Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, where Dr Heisler is affiliated Dr Cohen is with the Department of Psychiatry, VA Medical Center, Battle Creek, Michigan Dr Benn Burton is with the Department of Psychiatry, VA Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan Dr Carroll is with the Department of Psychiatry, VA Medical Center, Saginaw, Michigan
    Psychiatr Serv 67:236-9. 2016
    ..Various models of peer support may be implemented in mental health settings. This randomized trial assessed the effectiveness of a telephone-delivered mutual peer support intervention...
  28. doi request reprint Small-changes obesity treatment among veterans: 12-month outcomes
    Laura J Damschroder
    Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Research, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    Am J Prev Med 47:541-53. 2014
    ..Weight-loss trials tend to recruit highly selective, non-representative samples. Effective weight-loss approaches are needed for real-world challenging populations...
  29. doi request reprint Suicide risk in Veterans Health Administration patients with mental health diagnoses initiating lithium or valproate: a historical prospective cohort study
    Eric G Smith
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Health Services Research and Development HSR and D Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research CHOIR, MD 152, ENRM VAMC, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA, 01730, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 14:357. 2014
    ..The objective of this nonrandomized cohort study was to examine whether lithium was associated with reduced risk of suicide death in comparison to the commonly-used alternative treatment, valproate...
  30. pmc Veterans walk to beat back pain: study rationale, design and protocol of a randomized trial of a pedometer-based internet mediated intervention for patients with chronic low back pain
    Sarah L Krein
    VA Ann Arbor Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:205. 2010
    ..Exercise is one of the most effective strategies for managing chronic back pain. Yet, there are few clinical programs that use low cost approaches to help patients with chronic back pain initiate and maintain an exercise program...
  31. pmc A comparative study of fragment-specific versus volar plate fixation of distal radius fractures
    Douglas M Sammer
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, The University of Michigan Health System, and the Center for Statistical Consultation and Research, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 122:1441-50. 2008
    ..This prospective cohort study compared outcomes of two commonly used fixation systems: fragment-specific fixation and a fixed-angle volar locking plate system...
  32. ncbi request reprint What do people at risk for Alzheimer disease think about surrogate consent for research?
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Behavioral and Decision Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Neurology 65:1395-401. 2005
    ..Research involving decisionally incapable adults remains an unsettled and controversial policy issue, especially for protocols that involve significant risk to participants. Few data exist to guide policymakers and IRBs..
  33. ncbi request reprint Colonoscopic screening of average-risk women for colorectal neoplasia
    Philip Schoenfeld
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan School of Medicine and Veterans Affairs Center for Excellence in Health Services Research, Ann Arbor 48105, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:2061-8. 2005
    ..In a tandem study, we examined the yield of screening colonoscopy in women...
  34. doi request reprint The effect of stress on craving for methadone depends on the timing of last methadone dose
    Mark Ilgen
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Serious Mental Illness Treatment, Research, and Evaluation Center, 2215 Fuller Road 11H, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Behav Res Ther 46:1170-5. 2008
    ..This study examined the extent to which the timing of last methadone dose moderates the influence of a laboratory stressor on craving for methadone in a sample of methadone maintenance patients...
  35. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of negative studies with inadequate statistical power: an analysis of the plastic surgery literature
    Kevin C Chung
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, The University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor 48109 0340, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 109:1-6; discussion 7-8. 2002
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Properties of the International Classification for Functioning, Disability and Health in assessing hand outcomes in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Kevin C Chung
    Department of Surgery, Section of Plastic Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, 1500 E Medical Center Drive 2130 Taubman Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5340, USA
    J Rehabil Med 43:292-8. 2011
    ..The purpose of this analysis was to evaluate the ICF Core Sets for rheumatoid arthritis for assessing the functional outcomes of the rheumatoid hand...
  37. ncbi request reprint Complications in postmastectomy breast reconstruction: two-year results of the Michigan Breast Reconstruction Outcome Study
    Amy K Alderman
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, The University of Michigan Medical Center, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0340, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 109:2265-74. 2002
    ..It was concluded that (1) immediate reconstructions were associated with significantly higher complication rates than delayed procedures, and (2) procedure type had no significant effect on complication rates...
  38. doi request reprint Social connectedness and patient recovery after major operations
    Allison R Mitchinson
    Center for Practice Management and Outcomes Research, Health Services Research and Development, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:292-300. 2008
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Opioid use and walking among patients with chronic low back pain
    Sarah L Krein
    Center for Clinical Management Research, Department of Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI
    J Rehabil Res Dev 53:107-16. 2016
    ..17). These data show that patients taking opioids may engage in walking to help manage their back pain. This finding emphasizes the importance of encouraging the use of alternative pain management strategies for these patients. ..
  40. doi request reprint Treatment changes among older patients with dementia treated with antipsychotics
    Hyungjin Myra Kim
    Center for Statistical Consultation and Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 30:1238-49. 2015
    ..Prescribing practice patterns and factors associated with treatment changes in older patients initiating antipsychotic treatment for the behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia is not well known...
  41. pmc The effect of study design biases on the diagnostic accuracy of magnetic resonance imaging for detecting silicone breast implant ruptures: a meta-analysis
    Jae W Song
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Mich 48109 5340, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:1029-44. 2011
    ..The authors performed a systematic review and meta-analysis to examine the effect of study design biases on the estimation of magnetic resonance imaging diagnostic accuracy measures...
  42. ncbi request reprint Comparison of mapping criteria for hemodynamically tolerated, postinfarction ventricular tachycardia
    Frank Bogun
    University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0366, USA
    Heart Rhythm 3:20-6. 2006
    ..Mapping criteria for hemodynamically tolerated, postinfarction ventricular tachycardia (VT) have been evaluated in only small series of patients...
  43. doi request reprint An Automated Telephone Monitoring System to Identify Patients with Cirrhosis at Risk of Re-hospitalization
    Mary Thomson
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, 2F208 UH, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 60:3563-9. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether IVR monitoring can predict hospitalization and mortality in cirrhosis...
  44. doi request reprint Predictive value of programmed ventricular stimulation after catheter ablation of post-infarction ventricular tachycardia
    Miki Yokokawa
    Division of Cardiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    J Am Coll Cardiol 65:1954-9. 2015
    ..Furthermore, patients with noninducible VT had a lower VT recurrence rate than did patients whose VT remained inducible after ablation...
  45. pmc Taking Healthy Steps: rationale, design and baseline characteristics of a randomized trial of a pedometer-based Internet-mediated walking program in veterans with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Carlos H Martinez
    Center for Clinical Management Research, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, 2215 Fuller Rd, 48105 Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    BMC Pulm Med 14:12. 2014
    ..Internet-mediated physical activity interventions may increase physical activity and improve health outcomes in persons with COPD...
  46. doi request reprint Integrating massage therapy within the palliative care of veterans with advanced illnesses: an outcome study
    Allison Mitchinson
    1VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 31:6-12. 2014
    ..To describe the integration of massage therapy into a palliative care service and to examine the relationship between massage and symptoms in patients with advanced illnesses...
  47. ncbi request reprint Spatial analysis of alcohol-related motor vehicle crash injuries in southeastern Michigan
    Jaymie R Meliker
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 36:1129-35. 2004
    ..Differences in environmental or behavioral factors characteristic of areas of low population density may be responsible for the higher proportion of alcohol-related crashes occurring in these areas...
  48. pmc A systematic review of outcomes and complications of reconstruction and amputation for type IIIB and IIIC fractures of the tibia
    Daniel Saddawi-Konefka
    Center for Statistical Consultation and Research, University of Michigan Medical School, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 122:1796-805. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to conduct a systematic review to derive evidence-based recommendations concerning primary amputation versus limb salvage for type IIIB and IIIC open tibial fractures...
  49. ncbi request reprint An exploratory study of changing occupational injury risk during the closure of industrial operations
    Gregory Miller
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 109 S Observatory, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 48:623-33. 2004
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Effect of patient load on trauma outcomes in a Level I trauma center
    Saman Arbabi
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Trauma 59:815-8; discussion 819-20. 2005
    ..The goal of the study was to see whether trauma patients admitted during 'high' patient-load periods, at night, or on weekends had worse outcomes...
  51. doi request reprint Opening ambulatory surgery centers and stone surgery rates in health care markets
    John M Hollingsworth
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Urol 184:967-71. 2010
    ..Motivated by these concerns we evaluated how opening of an ambulatory surgery center impacts stone surgery use in a health care market and assessed the effect of its opening on the patient mix at nearby hospitals...
  52. ncbi request reprint Incidence of advanced adenomas at surveillance colonoscopy in patients with a personal history of colon adenomas: a meta-analysis and systematic review
    Sameer D Saini
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 64:614-26. 2006
    ..Guidelines recommend longer intervals between surveillance colonoscopies for low-risk patients, but physicians frequently perform surveillance colonoscopy at shorter intervals for these patients...