Tiffany A Radcliff

Summary

Affiliation: University of Colorado Denver
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of a seven state criminal history screening pilot program for long-term care workers
    Tiffany A Radcliff
    School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    J Elder Abuse Negl 25:375-95. 2013
  2. pmc Comparing Costs of Telephone vs Face-to-Face Extended-Care Programs for the Management of Obesity in Rural Settings
    Tiffany A Radcliff
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 112:1363-73. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Increased use of intramedullary nails for intertrochanteric proximal femoral fractures in veterans affairs hospitals: a comparative effectiveness study
    Tiffany A Radcliff
    Colorado REAP to Improve Care Coordination, VA Eastern Colorado Healthcare System, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:833-40. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Examining guideline-concordant care for acute myocardial infarction (AMI): the case of hospitalized post-acute and long-term care (PAC/LTC) residents
    Tiffany A Radcliff
    Colorado Research to Improve Care Coordination, Veterans Affairs VA Eastern Colorado Healthcare System, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Hosp Med 5:E3-E10. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Impact of a multidisciplinary intervention on antibiotic use for nursing home-acquired pneumonia
    Sunny A Linnebur
    University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 9:442-450.e1. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Associations among nurse and certified nursing assistant hours per resident per day and adherence to guidelines for treating nursing home-acquired pneumonia
    Evelyn Hutt
    Denver VA Medical Center 151, 1055 Clermont St, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:1105-11. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Impact of NHAP guideline implementation intervention on staff and resident vaccination rates
    Evelyn Hutt
    Denver VA Medical Center, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 11:365-70. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Acute myocardial infarction in nursing home residents: adherence to treatment guidelines reduces mortality, but why is adherence so low?
    Cari R Levy
    VA Eastern Colorado Healthcare System, HSR and D TREP for Long term Care Research, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 10:56-61. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Improving hip fractures outcomes for COPD patients
    Elizabeth A Regan
    VA Eastern Colorado Healthcare System, Denver, Colorado, USA
    COPD 10:11-9. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Extended use of urinary catheters in older surgical patients: a patient safety problem?
    Heidi L Wald
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:116-24. 2008

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of a seven state criminal history screening pilot program for long-term care workers
    Tiffany A Radcliff
    School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    J Elder Abuse Negl 25:375-95. 2013
    ..8% were withdrawn prior to completion for reasons that may include relevant criminal history. Lessons learned from the pilot program experiences may inform a new national background check demonstration program. ..
  2. pmc Comparing Costs of Telephone vs Face-to-Face Extended-Care Programs for the Management of Obesity in Rural Settings
    Tiffany A Radcliff
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 112:1363-73. 2012
    ..A major challenge after successful weight loss is continuing the behaviors required for long-term weight maintenance. This challenge can be exacerbated in rural areas with limited local support resources...
  3. doi request reprint Increased use of intramedullary nails for intertrochanteric proximal femoral fractures in veterans affairs hospitals: a comparative effectiveness study
    Tiffany A Radcliff
    Colorado REAP to Improve Care Coordination, VA Eastern Colorado Healthcare System, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:833-40. 2012
    ..Still, use of intramedullary nails is becoming more common. The goal of this study was to examine trends in the use and associated outcomes of intramedullary nailing compared with sliding hip screws in Veterans Affairs (VA) hospitals...
  4. doi request reprint Examining guideline-concordant care for acute myocardial infarction (AMI): the case of hospitalized post-acute and long-term care (PAC/LTC) residents
    Tiffany A Radcliff
    Colorado Research to Improve Care Coordination, Veterans Affairs VA Eastern Colorado Healthcare System, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Hosp Med 5:E3-E10. 2010
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Impact of a multidisciplinary intervention on antibiotic use for nursing home-acquired pneumonia
    Sunny A Linnebur
    University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 9:442-450.e1. 2011
    ..Academic detailing in nursing homes (NHs) has been shown to improve drug use patterns and adherence to guidelines...
  6. ncbi request reprint Associations among nurse and certified nursing assistant hours per resident per day and adherence to guidelines for treating nursing home-acquired pneumonia
    Evelyn Hutt
    Denver VA Medical Center 151, 1055 Clermont St, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:1105-11. 2008
    ..Care structures like nurse/resident staffing ratios can impede or abet quality care. This study examines the relationship between nurse/resident staffing ratios, turnover, and adherence to evidence-based guidelines for treating NHAP...
  7. doi request reprint Impact of NHAP guideline implementation intervention on staff and resident vaccination rates
    Evelyn Hutt
    Denver VA Medical Center, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 11:365-70. 2010
    ..Determine whether a comprehensive approach to implementing national consensus guidelines for nursing home acquired pneumonia (NHAP), including influenza and pneumococcal vaccination, improves resident subject and staff vaccination rates...
  8. doi request reprint Acute myocardial infarction in nursing home residents: adherence to treatment guidelines reduces mortality, but why is adherence so low?
    Cari R Levy
    VA Eastern Colorado Healthcare System, HSR and D TREP for Long term Care Research, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 10:56-61. 2009
    ..To investigate the applicability of clinical practice guidelines (CPGs) to the care of nursing home (NH) residents who experience acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  9. doi request reprint Improving hip fractures outcomes for COPD patients
    Elizabeth A Regan
    VA Eastern Colorado Healthcare System, Denver, Colorado, USA
    COPD 10:11-9. 2013
    ..Osteoporosis was rarely identified preoperatively. Improving diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis in COPD patients could reduce the incidence of hip fractures...
  10. doi request reprint Extended use of urinary catheters in older surgical patients: a patient safety problem?
    Heidi L Wald
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:116-24. 2008
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Do orders limiting aggressive treatment impact care for acute myocardial infarction?
    Tiffany A Radcliff
    VA Eastern Colorado Healthcare System, HSR and D TREP for Long term Care Research, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:91-7. 2007
    ..The goal of this research was to determine the association between limitation of aggressive treatment (LAT) orders and guideline adherence for acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  12. doi request reprint Costs associated with data collection and reporting for diabetes quality improvement in primary care practices: a report from SNOCAP-USA
    David R West
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado, Denver, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 25:275-82. 2012
    ..Information about the costs and experiences of collecting and reporting quality measure data are vital for practices deciding whether to adopt new quality improvement initiatives or monitor existing initiatives...
  13. doi request reprint Patient risk factors, operative care, and outcomes among older community-dwelling male veterans with hip fracture
    Tiffany A Radcliff
    Colorado REAP to Improve Care Coordination, VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System, 1055 Clermont Street MS 151, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:34-42. 2008
    ..The purpose of the present study was to test whether perioperative care impacts thirty-day outcomes, with patient characteristics being taken into account...
  14. ncbi request reprint A multifaceted intervention to implement guidelines improved treatment of nursing home-acquired pneumonia in a state veterans home
    Evelyn Hutt
    Department of Medicine, Denver Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Denver, Colorado 80220, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1694-700. 2006
    ..To assess the feasibility of a multifaceted strategy to translate evidence-based guidelines for treating nursing home-acquired pneumonia (NHAP) into practice using a small intervention trial...