MAUREEN A contact SMITH

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Nutritional status of Palestinian preschoolers in the Gaza Strip: a cross-sectional study
    Salwa G Massad
    Department of Economics, Birzeit University, Birzeit, Palestinian Territory
    BMC Public Health 12:27. 2012
  2. pmc Public reporting helped drive quality improvement in outpatient diabetes care among Wisconsin physician groups
    Maureen A Smith
    Health Innovation Program at the University of Wisconsin Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:570-7. 2012
  3. pmc Health-related quality of life of Palestinian preschoolers in the Gaza Strip: a cross-sectional study
    Salwa G Massad
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Birzeit University, Birzeit, Palestinian Territory
    BMC Public Health 11:253. 2011
  4. ncbi Changes in usual source of care and perceptions of health care access, quality, and use
    Maureen A Smith
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    Med Care 42:975-84. 2004
  5. pmc Rehospitalization and survival for stroke patients in managed care and traditional Medicare plans
    Maureen A Smith
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin 53705 2397, USA
    Med Care 43:902-10. 2005
  6. ncbi Characterizing hospice services in the United States
    Maureen A Smith
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 505 WARF Building, 610 Walnut Street, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Gerontologist 48:25-31. 2008
  7. pmc 30-day survival and rehospitalization for stroke patients according to physician specialty
    Maureen A Smith
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, Madison, Wisc, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 22:21-6. 2006
  8. pmc Overprescribing of lipid lowering agents
    M A Smith
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 505 WARF Bldg, 610 Walnut St, Madison, WI 53726 2397, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 15:251-7. 2006
  9. ncbi To help or hinder: Which is more important in explaining a physician's willingness to recommend a health plan?
    M A Smith
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, USA
    Med Care 39:469-77. 2001
  10. pmc When do older adults turn to the internet for health information? Findings from the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study
    Kathryn E Flynn
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke University, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:1295-301. 2006

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Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc Nutritional status of Palestinian preschoolers in the Gaza Strip: a cross-sectional study
    Salwa G Massad
    Department of Economics, Birzeit University, Birzeit, Palestinian Territory
    BMC Public Health 12:27. 2012
    ..The authors examined factors associated with nutritional resilience/vulnerability among preschoolers in the Gaza Strip in 2007, where political violence and deprivation are widespread...
  2. pmc Public reporting helped drive quality improvement in outpatient diabetes care among Wisconsin physician groups
    Maureen A Smith
    Health Innovation Program at the University of Wisconsin Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:570-7. 2012
    ..To fully engage physician groups, accountability metrics should be structured to capture incremental improvements in quality, thereby rewarding both early and ongoing improvement activities...
  3. pmc Health-related quality of life of Palestinian preschoolers in the Gaza Strip: a cross-sectional study
    Salwa G Massad
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Birzeit University, Birzeit, Palestinian Territory
    BMC Public Health 11:253. 2011
    ....
  4. ncbi Changes in usual source of care and perceptions of health care access, quality, and use
    Maureen A Smith
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    Med Care 42:975-84. 2004
    ..We sought to evaluate the extent of changes in usual source of care and associations with perceived health care access, quality, and use...
  5. pmc Rehospitalization and survival for stroke patients in managed care and traditional Medicare plans
    Maureen A Smith
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin 53705 2397, USA
    Med Care 43:902-10. 2005
    ....
  6. ncbi Characterizing hospice services in the United States
    Maureen A Smith
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 505 WARF Building, 610 Walnut Street, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Gerontologist 48:25-31. 2008
    ..g., continuous home care)...
  7. pmc 30-day survival and rehospitalization for stroke patients according to physician specialty
    Maureen A Smith
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, Madison, Wisc, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 22:21-6. 2006
    ..e., collaborative care), or by another specialist during the index hospitalization...
  8. pmc Overprescribing of lipid lowering agents
    M A Smith
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 505 WARF Bldg, 610 Walnut St, Madison, WI 53726 2397, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 15:251-7. 2006
    ..However, little is known about trends in overprescribing of lipid lowering agents. We examined these trends and their associations with physician, practice, and organisational factors...
  9. ncbi To help or hinder: Which is more important in explaining a physician's willingness to recommend a health plan?
    M A Smith
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, USA
    Med Care 39:469-77. 2001
    ..To examine how specific health plan practices contribute to physicians' willingness to recommend a health plan to a patient, and whether the relative importance of plan practices is viewed differently when patients are seriously ill...
  10. pmc When do older adults turn to the internet for health information? Findings from the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study
    Kathryn E Flynn
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke University, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:1295-301. 2006
    ..However, little is known about which older adults seek health information on the internet or when...
  11. pmc The price of bouncing back: one-year mortality and payments for acute stroke patients with 30-day bounce-backs
    Amy J H Kind
    Department of Population Health Sciences, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:999-1005. 2008
    ..To examine 1-year mortality and healthcare payments of stroke patients experiencing zero, one and two or more bounce-backs within 30 days of discharge...
  12. pmc Bouncing-back: rehospitalization in patients with complicated transitions in the first thirty days after hospital discharge for acute stroke
    Amy J H Kind
    Department of Population Health Sciences, Geriatrics Division, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Wadison, WI, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 26:37-55. 2007
    ..Bounce-backs" (movements from a less intensive to a more intensive care setting) soon after hospital discharge are common, but reasons for bouncing-back remain unknown...
  13. pmc Personality and health care decision-making style
    Kathryn E Flynn
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:P261-7. 2007
    ..A better understanding of how personality traits relate to patient decision-making styles may help clinicians tailor treatment discussions to the needs and preferences of individual patients...
  14. pmc Bouncing back: patterns and predictors of complicated transitions 30 days after hospitalization for acute ischemic stroke
    Amy J H Kind
    Department of Population Health Sciences, Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, WI 53705, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:365-73. 2007
    ..To identify predictors of complicated transitions within 30 days after discharge from hospitalization for acute stroke...
  15. pmc A typology of preferences for participation in healthcare decision making
    Kathryn E Flynn
    Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Soc Sci Med 63:1158-69. 2006
    ....
  16. ncbi Effect of gender and visit length on participation in pediatric visits
    Elizabeth D Cox
    Center for Women s Health Research, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, WI, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 65:320-8. 2007
    ..To examine the effect of child, physician and parent genders as well as visit length on participation...
  17. ncbi Evaluating deliberation in pediatric primary care
    Elizabeth D Cox
    Center for Women s Health Research, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 610 Walnut St, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e68-77. 2007
    ..We objectively assessed the amount of deliberation; the involvement of parents and children in deliberation; and how deliberation is associated with child, physician, parent, and visit characteristics...
  18. ncbi Assessment of the physician-caregiver relationship scales (PCRS)
    Elizabeth D Cox
    Center for Women s Health Research, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 70:69-78. 2008
    ..We develop and validate the physician-caregiver relationship scales (PCRS), incorporating three relationship domains (liking, understanding, dominance)...
  19. ncbi Managing febrile infants: impact of literature recommendations published during a physician's residency
    Elizabeth D Cox
    Center for Women s Health Research, University of Wisconsin Medical School, USA
    Eval Health Prof 28:328-48. 2005
    ..The association between publication of sepsis workup recommendations during a physician's residency and increased sepsis workup recommendations suggests an unrecognized and enduring impact of such publications...
  20. ncbi Older adults' satisfaction with integrated capitated health and long-term care
    Adam Atherly
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Gerontologist 44:348-57. 2004
    ..Because many older persons are unable to respond to surveys, separate instruments were developed for individuals and for their families...
  21. pmc From physician to consumer: the effectiveness of strategies to manage health care utilization
    Kathryn E Flynn
    University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 59:455-81. 2002
    ..If patients become the new locus of decision making in health care, provider-focused mechanisms to influence physician behavior will not disappear but are likely to decline in importance...

Research Grants5

  1. Older Adults and Specialty Care Use in Managed Care
    Maureen Smith; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The proposed research will provide valuable information to clinicians, policymakers and researchers interested in the effects of managed care and health care providers (i.e., hospitals) on acutely-ill older patients. ..
  2. Older Adults and Specialty Care Use in Managed Care
    Maureen Smith; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The proposed research will provide valuable information to clinicians, policymakers and researchers interested in the effects of managed care and health care providers (i.e., hospitals) on acutely-ill older patients. ..
  3. Guideline Adherence and Short/Long-term Health Outcomes in Patients with Diabetes
    Maureen Smith; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Overall, the results from our investigation will impact diabetes treatment guidelines, development of quality metrics, construction of pay-for-performance thresholds, and targeting of interventions. ..
  4. Virtual Colonoscopy and Colorectal Cancer Screening
    MAUREEN A contact SMITH; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The results from our study are important to understanding how to improve screening and optimize the use of this less invasive test. ..
  5. Guideline Adherence and Short/Long-term Health Outcomes in Patients with Diabetes
    Maureen A Smith; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Overall, the results from our investigation will impact diabetes treatment guidelines, development of quality metrics, construction of pay-for-performance thresholds, and targeting of interventions. ..