J P Marcin

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Connecting hospitalized patients with their families: case series and commentary
    Kourosh Parsapour
    Department of Pediatrics, Miller Children s Hospital, Long Beach, CA 90806, USA
    Int J Telemed Appl 2011:804254. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Telemedicine in the pediatric intensive care unit
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis Children s Hospital, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 60:581-92. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Financial benefits of a pediatric intensive care unit-based telemedicine program to a rural adult intensive care unit: impact of keeping acutely ill and injured children in their local community
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Davis Children s Hospital, Davis, California 95817, USA
    Telemed J E Health 10:S-1-5. 2004
  4. pmc Survival enhancing indications for coronary artery bypass graft surgery in California
    Zhongmin Li
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:257. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint The impact of pediatric intensive care unit volume on mortality: a hierarchical instrumental variable analysis
    James P Marcin
    UC Davis Children s Hospital, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:136-41. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Changes in diagnosis, treatment, and clinical improvement among patients receiving telemedicine consultations
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis Health System, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Telemed J E Health 11:36-43. 2005
  7. pmc Certainty and mortality prediction in critically ill children
    J P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Critical Care Medicine, University of California Davis, UC Davis Children s Hospital, 2516 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Med Ethics 30:304-7. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Nurse staffing and unplanned extubation in the pediatric intensive care unit
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics and Department of Nursing, UC Davis Children s Hospital, University of California Davis, 2516 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:254-7. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of telemedicine to provide pediatric critical care inpatient consultations to underserved rural Northern California
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics and Center for Health and Technology, University of California, Davis, and the Mercy Medical Center Redding, Redding, California 95817, USA
    J Pediatr 144:375-80. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognostication and certainty in the pediatric intensive care unit
    J P Marcin
    Section of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Pediatrics 104:868-73. 1999

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications49

  1. pmc Connecting hospitalized patients with their families: case series and commentary
    Kourosh Parsapour
    Department of Pediatrics, Miller Children s Hospital, Long Beach, CA 90806, USA
    Int J Telemed Appl 2011:804254. 2011
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Telemedicine in the pediatric intensive care unit
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis Children s Hospital, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 60:581-92. 2013
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Financial benefits of a pediatric intensive care unit-based telemedicine program to a rural adult intensive care unit: impact of keeping acutely ill and injured children in their local community
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Davis Children s Hospital, Davis, California 95817, USA
    Telemed J E Health 10:S-1-5. 2004
    ..Given the substantial financial savings, support for underserved rural programs, and significant funds kept in the rural community, this may serve as a viable model for providing care to acutely ill and injured infants and children...
  4. pmc Survival enhancing indications for coronary artery bypass graft surgery in California
    Zhongmin Li
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:257. 2008
    ..We performed this study to explore variations in clinical indications for CABG surgery among California hospitals and surgeons...
  5. ncbi request reprint The impact of pediatric intensive care unit volume on mortality: a hierarchical instrumental variable analysis
    James P Marcin
    UC Davis Children s Hospital, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:136-41. 2005
    ..To evaluate the relation between annual pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) admission volume and mortality...
  6. ncbi request reprint Changes in diagnosis, treatment, and clinical improvement among patients receiving telemedicine consultations
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis Health System, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Telemed J E Health 11:36-43. 2005
    ..47-4.83) and 11.22 (95% CI: 4.49-31.48), respectively. This study found that telemedicine consultations resulted in changes in diagnosis and treatment regimens and also are associated with clinical improvements...
  7. pmc Certainty and mortality prediction in critically ill children
    J P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Critical Care Medicine, University of California Davis, UC Davis Children s Hospital, 2516 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Med Ethics 30:304-7. 2004
    ..The objective of this study is to investigate the relationship between a physician's subjective mortality prediction and the level of confidence with which that mortality prediction is made...
  8. ncbi request reprint Nurse staffing and unplanned extubation in the pediatric intensive care unit
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics and Department of Nursing, UC Davis Children s Hospital, University of California Davis, 2516 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:254-7. 2005
    ..To determine the association between unplanned extubations and years of nurse experience and nurse-to-patient ratio in the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of telemedicine to provide pediatric critical care inpatient consultations to underserved rural Northern California
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics and Center for Health and Technology, University of California, Davis, and the Mercy Medical Center Redding, Redding, California 95817, USA
    J Pediatr 144:375-80. 2004
    ..Satisfaction and quality of care surveys administered to the pediatric patient's parents and providers were also analyzed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognostication and certainty in the pediatric intensive care unit
    J P Marcin
    Section of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Pediatrics 104:868-73. 1999
    ..We assessed the performance of nurse and physician mortality risk estimates with and without weighting the estimates with their respective degrees of certainty...
  11. ncbi request reprint Using telemedicine to provide pediatric subspecialty care to children with special health care needs in an underserved rural community
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Davis, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1-6. 2004
    ..This article reports a medical-needs assessment of parents/guardians with CSHCN and the status of a telemedicine program for CSHCN as well as the results of parent/guardian and local provider satisfaction with the telemedicine program...
  12. pmc A population-based analysis of socioeconomic status and insurance status and their relationship with pediatric trauma hospitalization and mortality rates
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics and the Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, University of California, Davis, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:461-6. 2003
    ..We investigated socioeconomic disparities in injury hospitalization rates and severity-adjusted mortality for pediatric trauma...
  13. ncbi request reprint Medication errors among acutely ill and injured children treated in rural emergency departments
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 50:361-7, 367.e1-2. 2007
    ..We identify the incidence, nature, and consequences of medication errors among acutely ill and injured children receiving care in a sample of rural emergency departments (EDs)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Review of the acuity scoring systems for the pediatric intensive care unit and their use in quality improvement
    James P Marcin
    University of California, Davis Medical School, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Critical Care Medicine, University of California Davis Children s Hospital, Sacramento, CA 35817, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 22:131-40. 2007
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  15. ncbi request reprint Long-stay patients in the pediatric intensive care unit
    J P Marcin
    Section of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Crit Care Med 29:652-7. 2001
    ..The clinical profile of LSPs includes those who are younger and those that require chronic care devices. A predictive algorithm could help identify patients at high risk of prolonged stays appropriate for specific interventions...
  16. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of race and ethnicity on alcohol and drug testing of adolescents admitted with trauma
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:1253-9. 2003
    ..To describe the incidence of alcohol and drug testing in adolescents admitted for traumatic injury and to analyze these results with reference to race, ethnicity, and gender differences...
  17. pmc The CABG surgery volume-outcome relationship: temporal trends and selection effects in California, 1998-2004
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics, UC Davis Children s Hospital, and Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, 2516 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:174-92. 2008
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  18. ncbi request reprint Impact of between-hospital volume and within-hospital volume on mortality and readmission rates for trauma patients in California
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics, the Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:1477-83. 2004
    ..lower than average volume) as a covariate. The objective of this study was to determine the relationship of between-hospital and within-hospital trauma volume and two measures of hospital quality of care...
  19. doi request reprint Quality of care of children in the emergency department: association with hospital setting and physician training
    Madan Dharmar
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Pediatr 153:783-9. 2008
    ..To investigate differences in the quality of emergency care for children related to differences in hospital setting, physician training, and demographic factors...
  20. ncbi request reprint Association between evening admissions and higher mortality rates in the pediatric intensive care unit
    Yeseli Arias
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Pediatrics 113:e530-4. 2004
    ..Previous research investigating the relationship between the time of admission and mortality rates has yielded inconsistent results and has not been conducted in the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) patient population...
  21. ncbi request reprint Triage scoring systems, severity of illness measures, and mortality prediction models in pediatric trauma
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Critical Care, University of California Davis Children s Hospital, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Crit Care Med 30:S457-67. 2002
    ..As clinicians and researchers, it is imperative that we be knowledgeable of the methodologies and applications of these scoring and risk prediction systems to ensure their quality and appropriate utilization...
  22. ncbi request reprint The use of telemedicine to provide pediatric critical care consultations to pediatric trauma patients admitted to a remote trauma intensive care unit: a preliminary report
    James P Marcin
    University of California, Davis Children s Hospital, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 5:251-6. 2004
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  23. ncbi request reprint Cerebral proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy in children with diabetic ketoacidosis
    S L Wootton-Gorges
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 28:895-9. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that brain NAA/Cr ratios may be decreased in children in DKA, indicating subtle neuronal injury...
  24. doi request reprint Comparison of critically ill and injured children transferred from referring hospitals versus in-house admissions
    Christopher J Gregory
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis Children s Hospital, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e906-11. 2008
    ..The purpose of this work was to compare the outcomes, severity of illness, and resource use of patients transferred to PICUs from outside hospitals to patients admitted from within the same hospital...
  25. doi request reprint Impact of public reporting on access to coronary artery bypass surgery: the California Outcomes Reporting Program
    Zhongmin Li
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:1131-8. 2010
    ..However, the impact of this program on operative mortality and access to surgery for high-risk patients has not been clarified...
  26. doi request reprint Prolonged QT interval corrected for heart rate during diabetic ketoacidosis in children
    Nathan Kuppermann
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, 2315 Stockton Blvd, PSSB Bldg, Ste 2100, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:544-9. 2008
    ..Prolongation of the QTc has been described in a few children receiving ketogenic diets, but cardiac effects of ketosis have not otherwise been investigated...
  27. doi request reprint Correlation of clinical and biochemical findings with diabetic ketoacidosis-related cerebral edema in children using magnetic resonance diffusion-weighted imaging
    Nicole S Glaser
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Pediatr 153:541-6. 2008
    ..To determine clinical and biochemical factors influencing cerebral edema formation during diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) in children...
  28. doi request reprint Complex bioethics consultation in rural hospitals: using telemedicine to bring academic bioethicists into outlying communities
    Alexander A Kon
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis, 2516 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 15:264-7. 2009
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  29. doi request reprint Using telemedicine to improve the care delivered to sexually abused children in rural, underserved hospitals
    Kristen J MacLeod
    Department of Pediatrics, CAARE Center, Children s Hospital, California, USA
    Pediatrics 123:223-8. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that telemedicine would increase the ability of the rural provider to perform a complete and accurate sexual assault examination...
  30. ncbi request reprint Inaugural paediatric telehealth colloquium
    Kourosh Parsapour
    UC Davis Children s Hospital, Department of Paediatrics Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 13:159-61. 2007
  31. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with adverse outcomes in children with diabetic ketoacidosis-related cerebral edema
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics and the Division of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Davis, USA
    J Pediatr 141:793-7. 2002
    ..To investigate the relation between outcomes of children with diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA)-related cerebral edema and baseline clinical features and therapeutic interventions for treatment of cerebral edema...
  32. ncbi request reprint Mechanism of cerebral edema in children with diabetic ketoacidosis
    Nicole S Glaser
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Pediatr 145:164-71. 2004
    ..Cerebral edema during diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) has been attributed to osmotic cellular swelling during treatment. We evaluated cerebral water distribution and cerebral perfusion during DKA treatment in children...
  33. ncbi request reprint Using telemedicine to improve communication during paediatric resuscitations
    Alexander A Kon
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Critical Care Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento 95817, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 11:261-4. 2005
  34. ncbi request reprint Frequency of sub-clinical cerebral edema in children with diabetic ketoacidosis
    Nicole S Glaser
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento 95817, USA
    Pediatr Diabetes 7:75-80. 2006
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  35. ncbi request reprint The association of race and ethnicity with rates of drug and alcohol testing among US trauma patients
    Alexander A Kon
    Pediatric Critical Care Medicine and The Program in Bioethics, Department of Pediatric, University of California, Davis, 2516 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Health Policy 69:159-67. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the association of race and ethnicity with rates of alcohol and drug testing among adult US trauma patients...
  36. ncbi request reprint Children with cancer, fever, and treatment-induced neutropenia: risk factors associated with illness requiring the administration of critical care therapies
    Daniel C West
    Section of Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95817, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 20:79-84. 2004
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint An estimate of the U.S. Government's undercount of nonfatal occupational injuries
    J Paul Leigh
    Departmetn of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Medicine School, University of California at Davis, 95616, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 46:10-8. 2004
    ..We concluded that there was substantial undercapture in the BLS Annual Survey, some due to the excluded categories of government workers and the self-employed, as well as some due to underreporting...
  38. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of local health care quality in 7 rural communities with telemedicine
    Thomas S Nesbitt
    Graduate Medical Education, and Continuing Medical Education at the University of California, Sacramento, CA 85817, USA
    J Rural Health 21:79-85. 2005
    ..Rural patients may perceive poor quality in local health care, directly impacting the sustainability of local health care services...
  39. pmc Clinical management and patient outcomes among children and adolescents receiving telemedicine consultations for obesity
    Ulfat Shaikh
    University of California Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Telemed J E Health 14:434-40. 2008
    ..Treatment changes were associated with improvement in weight status. Telemedicine weight management consultations have the potential to result in modifications in patient care plans and outcomes...
  40. doi request reprint Developing consensus on appropriate standards of disaster care for children
    Robert K Kanter
    Division of Critical Care and Inpatient Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 3:27-32. 2009
    ..The objective of our study was to demonstrate a method for developing consensus on hospital disaster interventions that should be regarded as essential, quantitatively balancing needs and resources...
  41. ncbi request reprint The impact of severe respiratory syncytial virus on the child, caregiver, and family during hospitalization and recovery
    Nancy Kline Leidy
    MEDTAP Institute at UBC, 7101 Wisconsin Ave, Suite 600, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1536-46. 2005
    ..To quantify the magnitude of child, caregiver, and family distress associated with hospitalization for severe respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) and the posthospitalization recovery period...
  42. ncbi request reprint Ventilation in pediatric diabetic ketoacidosis--not too much, but not too little
    James P Marcin
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:489-90. 2005
  43. pmc Pediatric patient safety events during hospitalization: approaches to accounting for institution-level effects
    Anthony D Slonim
    Center for Clinical Effectiveness, The George Washington University School of Medicine, 111 Michigan Avenue, NW, Suite 3 100, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:2275-93; discussion 2294-323. 2007
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  44. ncbi request reprint Unplanned extubations: they're not accidental
    James P Marcin
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 8:406-7. 2007
  45. ncbi request reprint Case volume and mortality in pediatric cardiac surgery patients in California, 1998-2003
    Lianna G Bazzani
    University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, USA
    Circulation 115:2652-9. 2007
    ..It is unknown whether the volume-mortality association among pediatric cardiac surgery patients is decreasing similarly...
  46. ncbi request reprint Golden hours wasted: the human cost of intensive care unit and emergency department inefficiency
    Christopher J Gregory
    Crit Care Med 35:1614-5. 2007
  47. ncbi request reprint Size matters to a model's fit
    James P Marcin
    Crit Care Med 35:2212-3. 2007
  48. ncbi request reprint Time and out-of-pocket costs associated with respiratory syncytial virus hospitalization of infants
    Shelah Leader
    MedImmune, Inc, Gaithersburg, MD 20878, USA
    Value Health 6:100-6. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to quantify time spent plus out-of-pocket costs associated with confirmed respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) hospitalization of infants not prophylaxed against RSV...
  49. ncbi request reprint Long-stay patients: are there any long-term solutions?
    Anthony D Slonim
    Crit Care Med 31:313-4. 2003

Research Grants2

  1. Factors Associated with Quality of Care Delivered to Children in US EDs
    James P Marcin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..academicians, researchers, providers, and policy makers in developing recommendations for quality benchmarks, standards and policies targeted at improving the quality of care delivered to children presenting to EDs across the country ..