Ioana Popescu

Summary

Affiliation: University of Iowa
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Certificate of need regulations and use of coronary revascularization after acute myocardial infarction
    Ioana Popescu
    Center for Research in the Implementation of Innovative Strategies in Practice, Iowa City VA Medical Center, and Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City 52240, USA
    JAMA 295:2141-7. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Differences in mortality and use of revascularization in black and white patients with acute MI admitted to hospitals with and without revascularization services
    Ioana Popescu
    Center for Research in the Implementation of Innovative Strategies in Practice CRIISP, Iowa City VA Medical Center, USA
    JAMA 297:2489-95. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Do specialty cardiac hospitals have greater adherence to acute myocardial infarction and heart failure process measures? An empirical assessment using Medicare quality measures: quality of care in cardiac specialty hospitals
    Ioana Popescu
    The Center for Research in Implementation of Innovative Strategies in Practice, Iowa City VA Medical Center, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Am Heart J 156:155-60. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Characteristics and outcomes of America's lowest-performing hospitals: an analysis of acute myocardial infarction hospital care in the United States
    Ioana Popescu
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Center for Research in the Implementation of Innovative Strategies in Practice, Iowa City VA Medical Center, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:221-7. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Racial differences in admissions to high-quality hospitals for coronary heart disease
    Ioana Popescu
    Department of Internal Medicine, The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52240, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:1209-15. 2010
  6. pmc Patient satisfaction at America's lowest performing hospitals
    Saket Girotra
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:365-72. 2012
  7. pmc Uncompensated care provided by for-profit, not-for-profit, and government owned hospitals
    Peter Cram
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:90. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Racial disparities in revascularization rates among patients with similar insurance coverage
    Peter Cram
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:1132-9. 2009
  9. pmc The impact of hospital cardiac specialization on outcomes after coronary artery bypass graft surgery: analysis of medicare claims data
    Saket Girotra
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, 52242, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 3:607-14. 2010

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Certificate of need regulations and use of coronary revascularization after acute myocardial infarction
    Ioana Popescu
    Center for Research in the Implementation of Innovative Strategies in Practice, Iowa City VA Medical Center, and Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City 52240, USA
    JAMA 295:2141-7. 2006
    ..While many states have repealed certificate of need regulations in recent years, few analyses have examined relationships between certificate of need regulations and outcomes of care...
  2. ncbi request reprint Differences in mortality and use of revascularization in black and white patients with acute MI admitted to hospitals with and without revascularization services
    Ioana Popescu
    Center for Research in the Implementation of Innovative Strategies in Practice CRIISP, Iowa City VA Medical Center, USA
    JAMA 297:2489-95. 2007
    ..However, few studies have examined patterns of care for AMI patients admitted to hospitals with and without revascularization services...
  3. doi request reprint Do specialty cardiac hospitals have greater adherence to acute myocardial infarction and heart failure process measures? An empirical assessment using Medicare quality measures: quality of care in cardiac specialty hospitals
    Ioana Popescu
    The Center for Research in Implementation of Innovative Strategies in Practice, Iowa City VA Medical Center, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Am Heart J 156:155-60. 2008
    ..Supporters of specialty hospitals claim these facilities provide better patient care; however, empirical data on quality of care in specialty hospitals are limited...
  4. doi request reprint Characteristics and outcomes of America's lowest-performing hospitals: an analysis of acute myocardial infarction hospital care in the United States
    Ioana Popescu
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Center for Research in the Implementation of Innovative Strategies in Practice, Iowa City VA Medical Center, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:221-7. 2009
    ..Little is known about hospitals with consistently poor adherence with AMI process measures and whether these hospitals also have increased patient mortality...
  5. doi request reprint Racial differences in admissions to high-quality hospitals for coronary heart disease
    Ioana Popescu
    Department of Internal Medicine, The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52240, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:1209-15. 2010
    ..Research increasingly shows that blacks with coronary heart disease (CHD) are treated at lower-quality hospitals. Little is known about racial differences in admission to high-quality hospitals...
  6. pmc Patient satisfaction at America's lowest performing hospitals
    Saket Girotra
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:365-72. 2012
    ..Previous studies have identified hospitals with poor performance on cardiac process measures. How these hospitals fare in other domains, such as patient satisfaction, remains unknown...
  7. pmc Uncompensated care provided by for-profit, not-for-profit, and government owned hospitals
    Peter Cram
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:90. 2010
    ..Our objective was to compare the amount of uncompensated care provided by not-for-profit (NFP), for-profit (FP) and government owned hospitals...
  8. ncbi request reprint Racial disparities in revascularization rates among patients with similar insurance coverage
    Peter Cram
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:1132-9. 2009
    ..Our objective was to assess racial disparities in coronary revascularization among white, black, and Hispanic patients with similar insurance coverage hospitalized with acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  9. pmc The impact of hospital cardiac specialization on outcomes after coronary artery bypass graft surgery: analysis of medicare claims data
    Saket Girotra
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, 52242, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 3:607-14. 2010
    ..Studies on the broad relationship between hospital specialization and outcomes after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) are limited...