Shoou Yih Lee

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The implementation of a translational study involving a primary care based behavioral program to improve blood pressure control: The HTN-IMPROVE study protocol (01295)
    Hayden B Bosworth
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham VAMC, Durham NC, USA
    Implement Sci 5:54. 2010
  2. pmc Factors associated with tocolytic hospitalizations in Taiwan: evidence from a population-based and longitudinal study from 1997 to 2004
    Ke Zong Michelle Ma
    Graduate Institute of Healthcare Administration, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:59. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Whom do they serve? Community responsiveness among hospitals affiliated with health systems and networks
    Shoou Yih D Lee
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7411, USA
    Med Care 41:165-79. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessing the service linkages of substance abuse agencies with mental health and primary care organizations
    Shoou Yih D Lee
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 32:69-86. 2006
  5. pmc An empirical taxonomy of hospital governing board roles
    Shoou Yih D Lee
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1101 McGavran Greenberg Hall CB 7411, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:1223-43. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of deceptive tactics in physician practices: are there differences between international and US medical graduates?
    Shoou Yih D Lee
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1101 McGavran Greenberg Hall CB 7411, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Health Policy 67:257-64. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Health literacy, social support, and health: a research agenda
    Shoou Yih D Lee
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1101 McGavran Greenberg Hall CB 7411, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Soc Sci Med 58:1309-21. 2004
  8. pmc Short Assessment of Health Literacy-Spanish and English: a comparable test of health literacy for Spanish and English speakers
    Shoou Yih Daniel Lee
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, 1101 McGavran Greenberg Hall, CB 7411, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Health Serv Res 45:1105-20. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Workplace relational factors and physicians' intention to withdraw from practice
    Leah E Masselink
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 33:178-87. 2008
  10. pmc Communities and hospitals: social capital, community accountability, and service provision in U.S. community hospitals
    Shoou Yih D Lee
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7411, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:1487-508. 2004

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Publications19

  1. pmc The implementation of a translational study involving a primary care based behavioral program to improve blood pressure control: The HTN-IMPROVE study protocol (01295)
    Hayden B Bosworth
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham VAMC, Durham NC, USA
    Implement Sci 5:54. 2010
    ..Despite the impact of hypertension and widely accepted target values for blood pressure (BP), interventions to improve BP control have had limited success...
  2. pmc Factors associated with tocolytic hospitalizations in Taiwan: evidence from a population-based and longitudinal study from 1997 to 2004
    Ke Zong Michelle Ma
    Graduate Institute of Healthcare Administration, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:59. 2009
    ..We investigated individual, institutional, and area factors that affect the use of tocolytic hospitalizations in Taiwan where fertility has rapidly declined...
  3. ncbi request reprint Whom do they serve? Community responsiveness among hospitals affiliated with health systems and networks
    Shoou Yih D Lee
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7411, USA
    Med Care 41:165-79. 2003
    ..As the US hospital sector becomes more consolidated, concerns have been raised about whether participation in health systems and health networks may reduce community hospitals' response to community health needs...
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessing the service linkages of substance abuse agencies with mental health and primary care organizations
    Shoou Yih D Lee
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 32:69-86. 2006
    ..Onsite service provision was implemented in some OSATs. The pattern of service linkages in OSATs appeared to reflect the health needs of substance abuse clients...
  5. pmc An empirical taxonomy of hospital governing board roles
    Shoou Yih D Lee
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1101 McGavran Greenberg Hall CB 7411, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:1223-43. 2008
    ..To develop a taxonomy of governing board roles in U.S. hospitals...
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of deceptive tactics in physician practices: are there differences between international and US medical graduates?
    Shoou Yih D Lee
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1101 McGavran Greenberg Hall CB 7411, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Health Policy 67:257-64. 2004
    ..382-0.979). The hypothesis that IMGs have less appropriate professional standards than USMGs is not supported by this study. Alternative hypotheses, such as IMG familiarity with US health care and legal systems, warrant investigation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Health literacy, social support, and health: a research agenda
    Shoou Yih D Lee
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1101 McGavran Greenberg Hall CB 7411, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Soc Sci Med 58:1309-21. 2004
    ..More targeted and more cost-efficient efforts could also be taken to identify and reach those who not only have low health literacy but also lack the resources and support to bridge the unmet literacy demands of their health conditions...
  8. pmc Short Assessment of Health Literacy-Spanish and English: a comparable test of health literacy for Spanish and English speakers
    Shoou Yih Daniel Lee
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, 1101 McGavran Greenberg Hall, CB 7411, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Health Serv Res 45:1105-20. 2010
    ..The intent of the study was to develop and validate a comparable health literacy test for Spanish-speaking and English-speaking populations...
  9. doi request reprint Workplace relational factors and physicians' intention to withdraw from practice
    Leah E Masselink
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 33:178-87. 2008
    ..Although these recommendations are touted as "evidence-based" practices, the importance of workplace relationships for physician retention has not been established empirically...
  10. pmc Communities and hospitals: social capital, community accountability, and service provision in U.S. community hospitals
    Shoou Yih D Lee
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7411, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:1487-508. 2004
    ..The study related community social capital to the level of community accountability and provision of community-oriented services in U.S. community hospitals...
  11. doi request reprint Oral Health Literacy Assessment: development of an oral health literacy instrument for Spanish speakers
    Jessica Lee
    Pediatric Dentistry, UNC, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Public Health Dent 73:1-8. 2013
    ..To develop an oral health literacy instrument for Spanish-speaking adults, evaluate its psychometric properties, and determine its comparability to an English version...
  12. ncbi request reprint The effects of governing board configuration on profound organizational change in hospitals
    Jeffrey A Alexander
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 47:291-308. 2006
    ..Organizational performance influenced change, but largely independent of governance configurations. Only in the case of closure did we find that governance configuration operated jointly with organizational performance...
  13. ncbi request reprint The effects of relative resource configuration, organizational legitimacy, and integration on divestiture decisions among health systems
    Melissa Succi-Lopez
    School of Policy, Planning and Development, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 28:307-18. 2003
    ..At the same time, our results identify three other factors influencing divestiture decisions: relative resource configuration, legitimacy, and integration...
  14. ncbi request reprint Governance forms in health systems and health networks
    Jeffrey A Alexander
    Department of Health Management and Policy, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 28:228-42. 2003
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  15. pmc Does governance matter? Board configuration and performance in not-for-profit hospitals
    Jeffrey A Alexander
    Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Milbank Q 84:733-58. 2006
    ..However, effects of governance configuration were more pronounced in freestanding and public NFP hospitals compared with system-affiliated and private NFP hospitals, respectively...
  16. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of a short-form, rapid estimate of adult literacy in medicine
    Ahsan M Arozullah
    Jesse Brown Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 820 S Damen Avenue, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Med Care 45:1026-33. 2007
    ..Although prior studies used the 66-item Rapid Estimate of Adult Literacy in Medicine (REALM instrument) for literacy assessment, researchers may require a shorter, validated instrument when designing interventions for clinical contexts...
  17. doi request reprint Effects of health literacy on health status and health service utilization amongst the elderly
    Young Ik Cho
    University of Illinois, Chicago, IL, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:1809-16. 2008
    ..Our findings suggest that improving health literacy may be an effective strategy to improve health status and to reduce the use of expensive hospital and emergency room services among elderly patients...
  18. ncbi request reprint Managed care, inter-agency linkages, and outpatient substance abuse treatment
    W Craig Carter
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN 37132 0001, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 33:122-31. 2006
    ..Results indicate that frequency of communication and inter-agency coordination are positively related to several managed care arrangements and may moderate the relationships between managed care arrangements and perceived effectiveness...
  19. pmc The roles of low literacy and social support in predicting the preventability of hospital admission
    Ahsan M Arozullah
    Jesse Brown VA Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:140-5. 2006
    ..This study evaluated whether low literacy was a predictor for preventability of hospitalization when considered in the context of social support, sociodemographics, health status, and risk behaviors...

Research Grants3

  1. HLTH LIT, SOC SUPPORT,& HLTH: SURVEY OF MEDICARE ENROLLE
    Shoou Yih Lee; Fiscal Year: 2003
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