Barry G Saver

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Provision of contraceptive services to homeless women: results of a survey of health care for the homeless providers
    Barry G Saver
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Women Health 52:151-61. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint A qualitative study of depression in primary care: missed opportunities for diagnosis and education
    Barry G Saver
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 20:28-35. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Are statins associated with decreased tooth loss in chronic periodontitis?
    Barry G Saver
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Clin Periodontol 34:214-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint A tale of two studies: the importance of setting, subjects and context in two randomized, controlled trials of a web-based decision support for perimenopausal and postmenopausal health decisions
    Barry G Saver
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Benedict Building, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 66:211-22. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Are population-based diabetes models useful for individual risk estimation?
    Barry G Saver
    Department Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:399-406. 2011
  6. pmc No pain, but no gain? The disappearance of angina hospitalizations, 1992-1999
    Barry G Saver
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655 0002, USA
    Med Care 47:1106-10. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Prescription drug coverage, health, and medication acquisition among seniors with one or more chronic conditions
    J Elizabeth Jackson
    Department of Sociology, University of Washington, 98195 4696, USA
    Med Care 42:1056-65. 2004
  8. pmc Do HMOs affect educational disparities in health care?
    Kevin Fiscella
    Department of Family Medicine, and Community and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, Minn, USA
    Ann Fam Med 1:90-6. 2003
  9. pmc Receipt of general medical care by colorectal cancer patients: a longitudinal study
    Laura Mae Baldwin
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 4982, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:57-68. 2011
  10. pmc The contribution of longitudinal comorbidity measurements to survival analysis
    C Y Wang
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Ave North, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Med Care 47:813-21. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Do Statins Ameliorate Periodontal Disease?
    Barry Saver; Fiscal Year: 2005

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. doi request reprint Provision of contraceptive services to homeless women: results of a survey of health care for the homeless providers
    Barry G Saver
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Women Health 52:151-61. 2012
    ..Modest investments of resources could reduce a number of barriers to providing these services...
  2. ncbi request reprint A qualitative study of depression in primary care: missed opportunities for diagnosis and education
    Barry G Saver
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 20:28-35. 2007
    ..We sought to gain a better understanding of barriers to diagnosis of and entering treatment for depression in primary care...
  3. ncbi request reprint Are statins associated with decreased tooth loss in chronic periodontitis?
    Barry G Saver
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Clin Periodontol 34:214-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate whether statin use was associated with decreased tooth loss among patients with chronic periodontitis...
  4. ncbi request reprint A tale of two studies: the importance of setting, subjects and context in two randomized, controlled trials of a web-based decision support for perimenopausal and postmenopausal health decisions
    Barry G Saver
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Benedict Building, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 66:211-22. 2007
    ..Web-based decision supports can be rapidly updated and have the potential to improve the quality of patients' decisions. We developed and tested a web-based decision support for peri- and postmenopausal health decisionmaking...
  5. doi request reprint Are population-based diabetes models useful for individual risk estimation?
    Barry G Saver
    Department Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:399-406. 2011
    ..We compared predictions from 2 prominent models for diabetes: the United Kingdom Prospective Diabetes Study (UKPDS) outcomes model and the Archimedes-based Diabetes Personal Health Decisions (PHD) model...
  6. pmc No pain, but no gain? The disappearance of angina hospitalizations, 1992-1999
    Barry G Saver
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655 0002, USA
    Med Care 47:1106-10. 2009
    ..Hospitalization for angina is commonly considered an ambulatory care sensitive hospitalization and used as a measure of access to primary care...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prescription drug coverage, health, and medication acquisition among seniors with one or more chronic conditions
    J Elizabeth Jackson
    Department of Sociology, University of Washington, 98195 4696, USA
    Med Care 42:1056-65. 2004
    ..The unabated rise in medication costs particularly affects older persons with chronic conditions that require long-term medication use, but how prescription benefits affect medication adherence for such persons has received limited study...
  8. pmc Do HMOs affect educational disparities in health care?
    Kevin Fiscella
    Department of Family Medicine, and Community and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, Minn, USA
    Ann Fam Med 1:90-6. 2003
    ..We wanted to examine how membership in a health maintenance organization (HMO) is related to delivery of preventive clinical services to patients with different educational levels...
  9. pmc Receipt of general medical care by colorectal cancer patients: a longitudinal study
    Laura Mae Baldwin
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 4982, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:57-68. 2011
    ..This study examined changes in general medical care among elderly patients with colorectal cancer (CRC), from before diagnosis through long-term survival...
  10. pmc The contribution of longitudinal comorbidity measurements to survival analysis
    C Y Wang
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Ave North, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Med Care 47:813-21. 2009
    ..Many clinical and health services research studies are longitudinal, raising questions about how best to use an individual's comorbidity measurements over time to predict survival...
  11. pmc Racial and ethnic disparities in the purchase of nongroup health insurance: the roles of community and family-level factors
    Barry G Saver
    University of Washington, Seattle 98195 4696, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:211-31. 2003
    ..To evaluate the influence of community- and family-level factors on racial/ethnic disparities in the uptake of nongroup (individual) health insurance...
  12. ncbi request reprint Reliability of Group Health Cooperative automated pharmacy data by drug benefit status
    Denise M Boudreau
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101 1448, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 14:877-84. 2005
    ..Evaluate the reliability of health plan pharmacy records in determining medication use among seniors with and without a drug benefit...
  13. doi request reprint Do primary care physicians lose contact with their colorectal cancer patients?
    Sharon Dobie
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195 6390, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:704-9. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether colorectal cancer (CRC) patients are less likely to see their primary care physicians after cancer diagnosis...
  14. pmc Trends in professional advice to lose weight among obese adults, 1994 to 2000
    J Elizabeth Jackson
    Department of Sociology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 4696, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:814-8. 2005
    ..Obesity is a fast-growing threat to public health in the U.S., but information on trends in professional advice to lose weight is limited...
  15. pmc Preventive care
    Mark P Doescher
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195 4696, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:632-7. 2004
    ..To examine the impact of provider continuity on preventive care among adults who have a regular site of care...
  16. ncbi request reprint Seniors with chronic health conditions and prescription drugs: benefits, wealth, and health
    Barry G Saver
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 4696, USA
    Value Health 7:133-43. 2004
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  17. doi request reprint The central role of comorbidity in predicting ambulatory care sensitive hospitalizations
    Barry G Saver
    1 Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Eur J Public Health 24:66-72. 2014
    ..We present an exploration of their roles in predicting ACSHs for acute and chronic conditions...
  18. ncbi request reprint Disparities in health care by race, ethnicity, and language among the insured: findings from a national sample
    Kevin Fiscella
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, New York, USA
    Med Care 40:52-9. 2002
    ..Racial and ethnic disparities in health care have been well documented, but poorly explained...
  19. ncbi request reprint Pilot study of enhanced tobacco-cessation services coverage for low-income smokers
    Mark P Doescher
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 4:S19-24. 2002
    ..More importantly, this pilot reveals two key obstacles in our low-income, culturally diverse setting: low participation and rapid turnover of insureds. Future interventions will need to address these barriers...
  20. ncbi request reprint Paying physicians for quality: evidence and themes from the field
    Douglas A Conrad
    Department of Health Services, Magnuson Health Sciences Center, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 32:443-51. 2006
    ..Key-informant interviews with leaders of provider organizations should shed new light on evolving quality incentives within organizations...
  21. ncbi request reprint Abnormal pocket depth and gingival recession as distinct phenotypes
    Philippe P Hujoel
    Department of Dental Public Health Sciences and Department of Epidemiology, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Periodontol 2000 39:22-9. 2005
  22. ncbi request reprint Commentary on "Opportunities and challenges for measuring cost, quality, and clinical effectiveness in health care": the fault lies not in our stars but in our system
    Barry G Saver
    University of Washington, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 61:151S-60S. 2004
  23. doi request reprint Effect of financial incentives on improvement in medical quality indicators for primary care
    Thomas F Gavagan
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:622-31. 2010
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  24. ncbi request reprint Does payment drive procedures? Payment for specialty services and procedure rate variations in 3 HMOs
    Barry G Saver
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash 98195 4696, USA
    Am J Manag Care 10:229-37. 2004
    ..To study how payment for specialty services affects the rates of performance of invasive procedures by physicians in a number of specialties...
  25. ncbi request reprint Impact of healthcare delivery system on where HMO-enrolled seniors purchase medications
    Denise M Boudreau
    Ann Pharmacother 38:1317-8. 2004
  26. ncbi request reprint Attracting students to primary care
    Barry G Saver
    N Engl J Med 352:93-5; author reply 93-5. 2005
  27. ncbi request reprint Paying physicians for quality: evidence and themes from the field
    Douglas A Conrad
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 32:443-51. 2006
    ....

Research Grants1

  1. Do Statins Ameliorate Periodontal Disease?
    Barry Saver; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....