Thomas S Nesbitt

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Equipping primary care physicians for the digital age. The Internet, online education, handheld computers, and telemedicine
    Thomas 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
  2. 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
  3. ncbi request reprint The Palliative Care in Assisted Living (PCAL) pilot study: successes, shortfalls, and methodological implications
    Anthony 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
  4. doi request reprint Telemedicine consultations and medication errors in rural emergency departments
    Madan 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
  5. ncbi request reprint Rural versus suburban primary care needs, utilization, and satisfaction with telepsychiatric consultation
    Donald M Hilty
    Department of Psychiatry and Behaviorial Science, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Rural Health 23:163-5. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Evolution of telepsychiatry to rural sites: changes over time in types of referral and in primary care providers' knowledge, skills and satisfaction
    Donald M Hilty
    Telepsychiatric Services, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:367-73. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Impact of critical care telemedicine consultations on children in rural emergency departments
    Madan 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
  8. 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
  9. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C videoconferencing: the impact on continuing medical education for rural healthcare providers
    Lorenzo Rossaro
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis Health System, Sacramento, California, USA
    Telemed J E Health 13:269-77. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Rural outreach in home telehealth: assessing challenges and reviewing successes
    Thomas 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

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. pmc Equipping primary care physicians for the digital age. The Internet, online education, handheld computers, and telemedicine
    Thomas 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
  2. 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...
  3. ncbi request reprint The Palliative Care in Assisted Living (PCAL) pilot study: successes, shortfalls, and methodological implications
    Anthony 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...
  4. doi request reprint Telemedicine consultations and medication errors in rural emergency departments
    Madan 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
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Rural versus suburban primary care needs, utilization, and satisfaction with telepsychiatric consultation
    Donald 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...
  6. ncbi request reprint Evolution of telepsychiatry to rural sites: changes over time in types of referral and in primary care providers' knowledge, skills and satisfaction
    Donald M Hilty
    Telepsychiatric Services, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:367-73. 2006
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Impact of critical care telemedicine consultations on children in rural emergency departments
    Madan 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...
  8. 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C videoconferencing: the impact on continuing medical education for rural healthcare providers
    Lorenzo 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...
  10. ncbi request reprint Rural outreach in home telehealth: assessing challenges and reviewing successes
    Thomas 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...
  11. 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...
  12. ncbi request reprint The financial impact of a pediatric telemedicine program: a children's hospital's perspective
    Madan 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...
  13. doi request reprint Teledermatology operational considerations, challenges, and benefits: the referring providers' perspective
    April 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
    ....
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. ncbi request reprint Models of telepsychiatric consultation--liaison service to rural primary care
    Donald 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...
  18. ncbi request reprint The cost of prematurity: quantification by gestational age and birth weight
    William 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...
  19. ncbi request reprint Clinical and educational telepsychiatry applications: a review
    Donald 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...
  20. doi request reprint Telehealth at UC Davis--a 20-year experience
    Thomas 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...
  21. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and comparison of store-and-forward teledermatology applications
    April 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...
  22. pmc The TLC model of palliative care in the elderly: preliminary application in the assisted living setting
    Anthony 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...
  23. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of telenursing to reduce hospitalization for heart failure: patient-centered outcomes and nursing indicators
    Anthony 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...
  24. ncbi request reprint Risk management in obstetric care for family physicians: results of a 10-year project
    Thomas 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...
  25. ncbi request reprint A web-based data repository and review system for faculty evaluation and promotion
    Lydia 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...
  26. ncbi request reprint Telepsychiatry: an overview for psychiatrists
    Donald 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...
  27. ncbi request reprint Obstetrics in family medicine: can it survive?
    Thomas S Nesbitt
    J Am Board Fam Pract 15:77-9. 2002

Research Grants1

  1. Enhancing Mental Health Services to Children with Autism
    Thomas 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. ..