Thomas S Nesbitt
Affiliation: University of California
- Equipping primary care physicians for the digital age. The Internet, online education, handheld computers, and telemedicineThomas S Nesbitt
Outreach, Telehealth, and Continuing Medical Education, University of California, Davis, Medical Center, 2315 Stockton Blvd, Sherman Way Bldg, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
West J Med 176:116-20. 2002
- Perceptions of local health care quality in 7 rural communities with telemedicineThomas 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...
- The Palliative Care in Assisted Living (PCAL) pilot study: successes, shortfalls, and methodological implicationsAnthony F Jerant
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California Davis School of Medicine, 4860 Y Street, Suite 2300, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Soc Sci Med 62:199-207. 2006..Further studies exploring the TLC model appear warranted...
- Telemedicine consultations and medication errors in rural emergency departmentsMadan Dharmar
MBBS, Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis Children s Hospital, 4610 X St, Suite 2310, Sacramento, CA 95817
Pediatrics 132:1090-7. 2013....
- Rural versus suburban primary care needs, utilization, and satisfaction with telepsychiatric consultationDonald M Hilty
Department of Psychiatry and Behaviorial Science, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
J Rural Health 23:163-5. 2007..Rural and suburban populations remain underserved in terms of psychiatric services but have not been compared directly in terms of using telepsychiatry...
- Evolution of telepsychiatry to rural sites: changes over time in types of referral and in primary care providers' knowledge, skills and satisfactionDonald M Hilty
Telepsychiatric Services, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:367-73. 2006....
- Impact of critical care telemedicine consultations on children in rural emergency departmentsMadan Dharmar
1Department of Pediatrics, UC Davis, Sacramento, CA 2Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, UC Davis, Sacramento, CA 3Department of Internal Medicine, UC Davis, Sacramento, CA 4Department of Emergency Medicine, UC Davis, Sacramento, CA 5Department of Family Practice and Community Medicine, UC Davis, Sacramento, CA 6Department of Surgery, University of Utah, School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 7Department of Public Health Sciences, UC Davis, Sacramento, CA
Crit Care Med 41:2388-95. 2013..To compare the quality of care delivered to critically ill and injured children receiving telemedicine, telephone, or no consultation in rural emergency departments...
- Changes in diagnosis, treatment, and clinical improvement among patients receiving telemedicine consultationsJames 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...
- Hepatitis C videoconferencing: the impact on continuing medical education for rural healthcare providersLorenzo Rossaro
Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis Health System, Sacramento, California, USA
Telemed J E Health 13:269-77. 2007..In addition, VC has the potential to eliminate the financial and geographic barriers to professional education for rural practitioners...
- Rural outreach in home telehealth: assessing challenges and reviewing successesThomas S Nesbitt
Center for Health and Technology, UC Davis School of Medicine, University of California Davis, 2300 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 85817, USA
Telemed J E Health 12:107-13. 2006..Patient examples show improvements in their medical conditions, which the nursing staff thought would not have been accomplished without the more frequent monitoring that home telehealth allowed the agencies to provide...
- Use of telemedicine to provide pediatric critical care inpatient consultations to underserved rural Northern CaliforniaJames 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...
- The financial impact of a pediatric telemedicine program: a children's hospital's perspectiveMadan Dharmar
Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis Children s Hospital, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Telemed J E Health 19:502-8. 2013..We compared the number of transfers, average hospital revenue, and average professional billing revenue before and after the deployment of telemedicine...
- Teledermatology operational considerations, challenges, and benefits: the referring providers' perspectiveApril W Armstrong
Department of Dermatology, University of California at Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California 95816, USA
Telemed J E Health 18:580-4. 2012....
- Using telemedicine to provide pediatric subspecialty care to children with special health care needs in an underserved rural communityJames 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...
- Clinical management and patient outcomes among children and adolescents receiving telemedicine consultations for obesityUlfat 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...
- 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 communityJames 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...
- Models of telepsychiatric consultation--liaison service to rural primary careDonald M Hilty
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, the Center for Health and Technology, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacremeto, CA, USA
Psychosomatics 47:152-7. 2006..This article briefly reviews successful models used in primary care, their application to rural sites, new models for rural sites, and suggestions for future e-health research...
- The cost of prematurity: quantification by gestational age and birth weightWilliam M Gilbert
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California at Davis, California, USA
Obstet Gynecol 102:488-92. 2003..To determine gestational age- and birth weight-related pregnancy outcomes and resource use associated with prematurity in surviving neonates...
- Clinical and educational telepsychiatry applications: a reviewDonald M Hilty
University of California Davis, Sacramento 95817, USA
Can J Psychiatry 49:12-23. 2004..Focusing on videoconferencing, we reviewed the telepsychiatry literature and compared telepsychiatry with services delivered in person or through other technologies...
- Telehealth at UC Davis--a 20-year experienceThomas S Nesbitt
Center for Health and Technology, University of California Davis Health System, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Telemed J E Health 19:357-62. 2013..Looking toward the future, UC Davis is focused on technology-enabled healthcare and supporting synergy among electronic health records, health information exchange, mobile health, informatics, and telehealth...
- Evaluation and comparison of store-and-forward teledermatology applicationsApril W Armstrong
Department of Dermatology, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95816, USA
Telemed J E Health 16:424-38. 2010..The objectives of this study were to identify, evaluate, and compare the major S&F teledermatology applications in the United States to help referral and consultant sites select applications responsive to their needs...
- The TLC model of palliative care in the elderly: preliminary application in the assisted living settingAnthony F Jerant
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, Calif 95817, USA
Ann Fam Med 2:54-60. 2004..Preliminary results of an intervention for elderly assisted living residents based on the TLC model support its promise as a framework for optimizing palliative care of elders...
- A randomized trial of telenursing to reduce hospitalization for heart failure: patient-centered outcomes and nursing indicatorsAnthony F Jerant
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, 4860 Y Street, Suite 2300 Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Home Health Care Serv Q 22:1-20. 2003..Patient self-care adherence, medications, health status, and satisfaction did not significantly differ between groups. Telenursing can reduce CHF hospitalizations and allow increased frequency of communication with patients...
- Risk management in obstetric care for family physicians: results of a 10-year projectThomas S Nesbitt
Outreach, TeleHealth and CME, Center for Health and Technology, University of California, Davis, 95817, USA
J Am Board Fam Pract 16:471-7. 2003..Although tort reform is being widely discussed, little has been written regarding the malpractice crisis from a risk management perspective...
- A web-based data repository and review system for faculty evaluation and promotionLydia Pleotis Howell
University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California, USA
Acad Med 82:704-12. 2007..Additional enhancements and monitors of performance of the MIV system are ongoing...
- Telepsychiatry: an overview for psychiatristsDonald M Hilty
University of California Davis, 2230 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
CNS Drugs 16:527-48. 2002..More quantitative and qualitative research is warranted with regard to the use of telepsychiatry in clinical and educational programmes and interventions...
- Obstetrics in family medicine: can it survive?Thomas S Nesbitt
J Am Board Fam Pract 15:77-9. 2002
- Enhancing Mental Health Services to Children with AutismThomas Nesbitt; Fiscal Year: 2004..Design and write research proposals to investigate the efficacy of the newly developed interdisciplinary telehealth guidelines to enhance delivery of mental health practices for children with autism in rural communities. ..