Daniel J Tancredi

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Values and options in cancer care (VOICE): study design and rationale for a patient-centered communication and decision-making intervention for physicians, patients with advanced cancer, and their caregivers
    Michael Hoerger
    Rochester Healthcare Decision Making Group, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
    BMC Cancer 13:188. 2013
  2. pmc Targeted versus tailored multimedia patient engagement to enhance depression recognition and treatment in primary care: randomized controlled trial protocol for the AMEP2 study
    Daniel J Tancredi
    UC Davis Department of Pediatrics and Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, 2103 Stockton Blvd Suite 2224, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:141. 2013
  3. pmc Physician career satisfaction within specialties
    J Paul Leigh
    Center for Healthcare Policy and Research and Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA 95616 8638, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:166. 2009
  4. pmc Cholesterol treatment with statins: who is left out and who makes it to goal?
    Peter Franks
    Center for Healthcare Policy and Research and Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California at Davis, 4860 Y Street, Suite 2300, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:68. 2010
  5. pmc Cancer Health Empowerment for Living without Pain (Ca-HELP): study design and rationale for a tailored education and coaching intervention to enhance care of cancer-related pain
    Richard L Kravitz
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    BMC Cancer 9:319. 2009
  6. pmc A family planning clinic partner violence intervention to reduce risk associated with reproductive coercion
    Elizabeth Miller
    Department of Pediatrics, UC Davis School of Medicine, Ticon II, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Contraception 83:274-80. 2011
  7. pmc A transnational study of migration and smoking behavior in the Mexican-origin population
    Elisa Tong
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:2116-22. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Influence of patient coaching on analgesic treatment adjustment: secondary analysis of a randomized controlled trial
    Richard L Kravitz
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 43:874-84. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Positive predictive value of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Patient Safety Indicator for central line-related bloodstream infection ("selected infections due to medical care")
    Patricia A Zrelak
    University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA Battelle Memorial Institute in Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Healthc Qual 33:29-36. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Patient-provider sex and race/ethnicity concordance: a national study of healthcare and outcomes
    Anthony Jerant
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Med Care 49:1012-20. 2011

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Publications41

  1. pmc Values and options in cancer care (VOICE): study design and rationale for a patient-centered communication and decision-making intervention for physicians, patients with advanced cancer, and their caregivers
    Michael Hoerger
    Rochester Healthcare Decision Making Group, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
    BMC Cancer 13:188. 2013
    ..This article describes an investigation designed to facilitate communication and decision making among oncologists, patients with advanced cancer, and their caregivers...
  2. pmc Targeted versus tailored multimedia patient engagement to enhance depression recognition and treatment in primary care: randomized controlled trial protocol for the AMEP2 study
    Daniel J Tancredi
    UC Davis Department of Pediatrics and Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, 2103 Stockton Blvd Suite 2224, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:141. 2013
    ..Both targeted and tailored communication strategies offer promise for fomenting discussion and reducing barriers to appropriate initial treatment of depression...
  3. pmc Physician career satisfaction within specialties
    J Paul Leigh
    Center for Healthcare Policy and Research and Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA 95616 8638, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:166. 2009
    ..Specialty-specific data on career satisfaction may be useful for understanding physician workforce trends and for counseling medical students about career options...
  4. pmc Cholesterol treatment with statins: who is left out and who makes it to goal?
    Peter Franks
    Center for Healthcare Policy and Research and Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California at Davis, 4860 Y Street, Suite 2300, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:68. 2010
    ..We examined socio-demographic factors associated with a) eligibility for statin therapy among those not on statins, and b) achievement of statin therapy goals...
  5. pmc Cancer Health Empowerment for Living without Pain (Ca-HELP): study design and rationale for a tailored education and coaching intervention to enhance care of cancer-related pain
    Richard L Kravitz
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    BMC Cancer 9:319. 2009
    ..Cancer-related pain is common and under-treated. This article describes a study designed to test the effectiveness of a theory-driven, patient-centered coaching intervention to improve cancer pain processes and outcomes...
  6. pmc A family planning clinic partner violence intervention to reduce risk associated with reproductive coercion
    Elizabeth Miller
    Department of Pediatrics, UC Davis School of Medicine, Ticon II, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Contraception 83:274-80. 2011
    ..This study examined the efficacy of a family-planning-clinic-based intervention to address intimate partner violence (IPV) and reproductive coercion...
  7. pmc A transnational study of migration and smoking behavior in the Mexican-origin population
    Elisa Tong
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:2116-22. 2012
    ..We examined migration-related changes in smoking behavior in the transnational Mexican-origin population...
  8. doi request reprint Influence of patient coaching on analgesic treatment adjustment: secondary analysis of a randomized controlled trial
    Richard L Kravitz
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 43:874-84. 2012
    ..For patients with cancer-related pain and their physicians, routine oncology visits are an opportunity to adjust the analgesic regimen and secure better pain control. However, treatment intensification occurs haphazardly in practice...
  9. doi request reprint Positive predictive value of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Patient Safety Indicator for central line-related bloodstream infection ("selected infections due to medical care")
    Patricia A Zrelak
    University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA Battelle Memorial Institute in Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Healthc Qual 33:29-36. 2011
    ..PSI 7 has a low positive predictive value compared with other PSIs recently studied. Present on admission diagnoses and improved coding for infections related to central venous catheters (implemented October 2007) may improve validity...
  10. doi request reprint Patient-provider sex and race/ethnicity concordance: a national study of healthcare and outcomes
    Anthony Jerant
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Med Care 49:1012-20. 2011
    ..Increasing patient-provider sex and race/ethnicity concordance has been proposed to improve healthcare and help mitigate health disparities, but the relationship between concordance and health outcomes remains unclear...
  11. doi request reprint Physician counseling for colorectal cancer screening: impact on patient attitudes, beliefs, and behavior
    Joshua J Fenton
    Departments of Family and Community Medicine, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:673-81. 2011
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  12. doi request reprint Cases of iatrogenic pneumothorax can be identified from ICD-9-CM coded data
    Banafsheh Sadeghi
    University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Am J Med Qual 25:218-24. 2010
    ..At least 1725 hospital-acquired pneumothoraxes could have been prevented in 2004 through universal use of ultrasound guidance during internal jugular cannulation...
  13. doi request reprint How valid is the ICD-9-CM based AHRQ patient safety indicator for postoperative venous thromboembolism?
    Richard H White
    Division of General Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95817, USA
    Med Care 47:1237-43. 2009
    ..However, few studies have evaluated the accuracy of these ICD-9-CM codes across multiple hospitals...
  14. pmc Do changes in traditional coronary heart disease risk factors over time explain the association between socio-economic status and coronary heart disease?
    Peter Franks
    Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, University of California at Davis, University of California, Davis, 4860 Y Street, Suite 2300, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 11:28. 2011
    ..We examined this question given its relevance to risk assessment in clinical decision making...
  15. pmc Longitudinal adherence with fecal occult blood test screening in community practice
    Joshua J Fenton
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Ann Fam Med 8:397-401. 2010
    ..Among patients who had previously engaged in FOBT screening, we assessed subsequent adherence with FOBT screening...
  16. doi request reprint Detecting postoperative hemorrhage or hematoma from administrative data: the performance of the AHRQ Patient Safety Indicator
    Garth H Utter
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA Electronic address
    Surgery 154:1117-25. 2013
    ..We sought to evaluate its performance in detecting true complications...
  17. pmc Pairing physician education with patient activation to improve shared decisions in prostate cancer screening: a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Michael S Wilkes
    Office of Dean, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Ann Fam Med 11:324-34. 2013
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  18. doi request reprint Validity of the AHRQ patient safety indicator for postoperative physiologic and metabolic derangement based on a national sample of medical records
    Patricia A Zrelak
    Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Med Care 51:806-11. 2013
    ..We sought to evaluate the indicator's criterion validity...
  19. doi request reprint Pretransplant serum albumin is an independent predictor of graft failure in pediatric renal transplant recipients
    Daniel J Tancredi
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA
    J Pediatr 164:602-6. 2014
    ..To determine the prevalence of hypoalbuminemia in children listed for renal transplantation and to evaluate the effect of pretransplant hypoalbuminemia on posttransplant outcomes...
  20. doi request reprint Is residents' progress on individualized learning plans related to the type of learning goal set?
    Su Ting T Li
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, California, USA
    Acad Med 86:1293-9. 2011
    ..To determine the types of learning goals residents select for their individualized learning plans (ILPs) and the relationship between goal type and progress toward achieving that goal...
  21. pmc Sociopsychological tailoring to address colorectal cancer screening disparities: a randomized controlled trial
    Anthony Jerant
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California Jerant, Franks Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California Jerant, Kravitz, Tancredi, Franks Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California Kravitz Department of Community Health and Social Medicine, Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education of the City College of New York, New York, New York Sohler Department of Family Medicine and Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York Fiscella Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas Romero Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado, Denver, Colorado Parnes Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California Tancredi Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California Aguilar Gaxiola Center for Reducing Health Disparities, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California Aguilar Gaxiola University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California Slee IET Academic Technology Services, University of California Davis, Davis, California Dvorak, Turner Sutter Medical Foundation, Sacramento, CA 92037
    Ann Fam Med 12:204-14. 2014
    ..We examined whether an interactive multimedia computer program (IMCP) tailored to expanded health belief model sociopsychological factors could promote colorectal cancer screening in a multiethnic sample...
  22. doi request reprint Attributes of residents as teachers and role models - a mixed methods study of stakeholders
    Lavjay Butani
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA95817, USA
    Med Teach 35:e1052-9. 2013
    ..Residents are at the forefront of student education in the hospital, yet valid tools to assess their performance as teachers are lacking...
  23. doi request reprint Positive predictive value of the AHRQ accidental puncture or laceration patient safety indicator
    Garth H Utter
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817
    Ann Surg 250:1041-5. 2009
    ..We sought to determine the positive predictive value (PPV) of this indicator...
  24. doi request reprint Mortality prediction by quality-adjusted life year compatible health measures: findings in a nationally representative US sample
    Anthony Jerant
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, University of California Davis School of Medicine, 4860 Y St, Suite 2300, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Med Care 49:443-50. 2011
    ..Responses to single-item categorical self-rated health (SRH) measures predict mortality, but performance of quality-adjusted life year (QALY) compatible health measures in this regard has not been much investigated...
  25. pmc Including socioeconomic status in coronary heart disease risk estimation
    Peter Franks
    Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, Sacramento, California, USA
    Ann Fam Med 8:447-53. 2010
    ..We examined whether hybrid SES measures (based on area measures of income and individual education) address this bias and derived an approach to incorporating SES information into treatment guidelines...
  26. doi request reprint A population-based comparison of the incidence of adverse outcomes after simultaneous-bilateral and staged-bilateral total knee arthroplasty
    John P Meehan
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California Davis, 2801 K Street, Sacramento, CA 95816, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:2203-13. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to retrospectively compare these two strategies, with use of an intention-to-treat approach for the staged-bilateral arthroplasty cohort...
  27. pmc Screening mammography beliefs and recommendations: a web-based survey of primary care physicians
    Shagufta Yasmeen
    Department of Internal Medicine and Centre for Healthcare Policy and Research University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:32. 2012
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  28. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice and variation in care for childhood obesity at seven clinics in California
    Ulfat Shaikh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis School of Medicine, 2516 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Qual Prim Care 20:335-44. 2012
    ..The goal of this network is to improve childhood obesity prevention and management practices at participating clinics...
  29. doi request reprint Cancer Health Empowerment for Living without Pain (Ca-HELP): effects of a tailored education and coaching intervention on pain and impairment
    Richard L Kravitz
    Department of Internal Medicine and Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Pain 152:1572-82. 2011
    ..10). We conclude that TEC, compared with EUC, resulted in improved pain communication self-efficacy and temporary improvement in pain-related impairment, but no improvement in pain severity...
  30. pmc Tendency to adhere to provider-recommended treatments and subsequent pain severity among individuals with cancer
    Anthony Jerant
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Patient Prefer Adherence 5:23-31. 2011
    ..We explored the relationship between adherence tendency and subsequent pain severity among cancer patients participating in a randomized controlled trial of coaching to enhance communication with physicians and reduce pain severity...
  31. pmc Pyrethroids in house dust from the homes of farm worker families in the MICASA study
    Kelly J Trunnelle
    Agricultural and Environmental Chemistry, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, 4610 X Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA Electronic address
    Environ Int 61:57-63. 2013
    ..32, p=0.018), a potentially useful predictor of pesticide exposure in farm worker family homes. Further research is warranted to fully investigate the utility of such a measure. ..
  32. doi request reprint Implementation outcomes of a multiinstitutional web-based ethical, legal, and social implications genetics curriculum for primary care residents in three specialties
    Malathi Srinivasan
    Department of Medicine, University of California Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, California 95833, USA
    Genet Med 13:553-62. 2011
    ..Medical genetics lends itself to disseminated teaching methods because of mismatches between numbers of physicians having patients with genetic disorders and availability of genetic specialists...
  33. doi request reprint Short-term stability and spread of the U.S. News & World Report primary care medical school rankings
    Daniel J Tancredi
    Department of Pediatrics, Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Acad Med 88:1107-15. 2013
    ..The authors examined the short-term stability of the PCMS ranking and the PCMS score from which it derives, along with the short-term spread of schools' rankings...
  34. pmc Health selection among migrants from Mexico to the U.S.: childhood predictors of adult physical and mental health
    Joshua Breslau
    University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Ticon 1, 2000 Stockton Blvd, Ste 210, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:361-70. 2011
    ..We tested whether positive selection on childhood predictors of adult mental and physical health contributed to health advantages of Mexican-born immigrants to the United States relative to U.S.-born Mexican Americans...
  35. pmc Prenatal vitamins, one-carbon metabolism gene variants, and risk for autism
    Rebecca J Schmidt
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Davis, CA, USA
    Epidemiology 22:476-85. 2011
    ..Causes of autism are unknown. Associations with maternal nutritional factors and their interactions with gene variants have not been reported...
  36. doi request reprint Empyema hospitalizations increased in US children despite pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
    Su Ting T Li
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Pediatrics 125:26-33. 2010
    ..To determine if the incidence of empyema among children in the United States has changed since the introduction of the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in 2000...
  37. doi request reprint Factors associated with successful self-directed learning using individualized learning plans during pediatric residency
    Su Ting T Li
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Acad Pediatr 10:124-30. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether resident or program characteristics are associated with effective self-directed learning of residents...
  38. ncbi request reprint Studying physician effects on patient outcomes: physician interactional style and performance on quality of care indicators
    Peter Franks
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Universtiy of California Davis, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, 95817, USA
    Soc Sci Med 62:422-32. 2006
    ..Multi-level modeling may contribute to better understanding of the relationships between physician style and patient outcomes...
  39. doi request reprint Persistent racial and ethnic disparities in up-to-date colorectal cancer testing in medicare enrollees
    Joshua J Fenton
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:412-8. 2009
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  40. pmc Pregnancy coercion, intimate partner violence and unintended pregnancy
    Elizabeth Miller
    Department of Pediatrics, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Contraception 81:316-22. 2010
    ....
  41. doi request reprint The prevalence of gastrointestinal problems in children across the United States with autism spectrum disorders from families with multiple affected members
    Lulu W Wang
    Medical Investigation of Neurodevelopmental Disorders M I N D Institute, University of California at Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 32:351-60. 2011
    ....