Megumi J Okumura

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Change in health status and access to care in young adults with special health care needs: results from the 2007 national survey of adult transition and health
    Megumi J Okumura
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:413-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Physician views on barriers to primary care for young adults with childhood-onset chronic disease
    Megumi J Okumura
    General Pediatrics and General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California St, Suite 245, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e748-54. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Understanding factors associated with work loss for families caring for CSHCN
    Megumi J Okumura
    University of California, Division of General Pediatrics, 3333 California St, Suite 245, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Pediatrics 124:S392-8. 2009
  4. pmc Comfort of general internists and general pediatricians in providing care for young adults with chronic illnesses of childhood
    Megumi J Okumura
    Division of General Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1621-7. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint State and national estimates of insurance coverage and health care utilization for adolescents with chronic conditions from the National Survey of Children's Health, 2003
    Megumi J Okumura
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Adolesc Health 41:343-9. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Inpatient health care use among adult survivors of chronic childhood illnesses in the United States
    Megumi J Okumura
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:1054-60. 2006
  7. pmc Profiling health and health-related services for children with special health care needs with and without disabilities
    Amy J Houtrow
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Acad Pediatr 11:508-16. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Trends in hospitalizations for diabetes among children and young adults: United States, 1993 2004
    Joyce M Lee
    Pediatric Endocrinology Unit, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:3035-9. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and determinants of insulin resistance among U.S. adolescents: a population-based study
    Joyce M Lee
    300 NIB, Room 6E05, Campus Box 0456, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0456, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:2427-32. 2006
  10. pmc Self-management skills in adolescents with chronic rheumatic disease: A cross-sectional survey
    Erica F Lawson
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Rheumatology and Immunology, University of California, San Francisco, 533 Parnassus, Rm U 127, Box 0107, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 9:35. 2011

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Change in health status and access to care in young adults with special health care needs: results from the 2007 national survey of adult transition and health
    Megumi J Okumura
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:413-8. 2013
    ..Despite over 500,000 adolescents with special health care needs transitioning to adulthood each year, limited information is available on their health status or their access to care after transition...
  2. doi request reprint Physician views on barriers to primary care for young adults with childhood-onset chronic disease
    Megumi J Okumura
    General Pediatrics and General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California St, Suite 245, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e748-54. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to describe primary care physicians' resources for and barriers to caring for young adults with childhood-onset chronic diseases...
  3. doi request reprint Understanding factors associated with work loss for families caring for CSHCN
    Megumi J Okumura
    University of California, Division of General Pediatrics, 3333 California St, Suite 245, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Pediatrics 124:S392-8. 2009
    ..Our objective was to determine how child- and family-level factors and the medical home are associated with work loss for these families...
  4. pmc Comfort of general internists and general pediatricians in providing care for young adults with chronic illnesses of childhood
    Megumi J Okumura
    Division of General Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1621-7. 2008
    ..Little, however, is known about how comfortable physicians are caring for this population...
  5. ncbi request reprint State and national estimates of insurance coverage and health care utilization for adolescents with chronic conditions from the National Survey of Children's Health, 2003
    Megumi J Okumura
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Adolesc Health 41:343-9. 2007
    ..To examine health and insurance characteristics of adolescents with special health care needs (ASHCN), at state and federal levels...
  6. ncbi request reprint Inpatient health care use among adult survivors of chronic childhood illnesses in the United States
    Megumi J Okumura
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:1054-60. 2006
    ..To describe the inpatient length of stay and related charges for adults in the United States with childhood-onset chronic disease and to examine patterns with respect to different hospital settings...
  7. pmc Profiling health and health-related services for children with special health care needs with and without disabilities
    Amy J Houtrow
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Acad Pediatr 11:508-16. 2011
    ..The aims of this study were to profile and compare the health and health services characteristics for children with special health care needs (CSHCN), with and without disabilities, and to determine factors associated with unmet need...
  8. ncbi request reprint Trends in hospitalizations for diabetes among children and young adults: United States, 1993 2004
    Joyce M Lee
    Pediatric Endocrinology Unit, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:3035-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine national trends in hospitalizations associated with diabetes for U.S. children and young adults...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and determinants of insulin resistance among U.S. adolescents: a population-based study
    Joyce M Lee
    300 NIB, Room 6E05, Campus Box 0456, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0456, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:2427-32. 2006
    ..We sought to examine the distribution of insulin and homeostasis model assessment of insulin resistance (HOMA-IR) and associations of HOMA-IR with sex, race/ethnicity, age, and weight status, as measured by BMI, among U.S. adolescents...
  10. pmc Self-management skills in adolescents with chronic rheumatic disease: A cross-sectional survey
    Erica F Lawson
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Rheumatology and Immunology, University of California, San Francisco, 533 Parnassus, Rm U 127, Box 0107, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 9:35. 2011
    ..abstract:..