JOHN M contact TILFORD

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Preference-based health-related quality-of-life outcomes in children with autism spectrum disorders: a comparison of generic instruments
    J Mick Tilford
    Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Pharmacoeconomics 30:661-79. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Labor market productivity costs for caregivers of children with spina bifida: a population-based analysis
    John M Tilford
    Center for Applied Research and Evaluation, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock, AR
    Med Decis Making 29:23-32. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Measuring the cost-effectiveness of technologic change in the treatment of pediatric traumatic brain injury
    John M Tilford
    Center for Applied Research and Evaluation, Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    J Trauma 63:S113-20; discussion S121. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Child health-related quality of life following neurocritical care for traumatic brain injury: an analysis of preference-weighted outcomes
    John M Tilford
    Department of Pediatrics College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock, AR 72202 3591, USA
    Neurocrit Care 7:64-75. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis and emergency medical services for children: issues and applications
    John M Tilford
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Center for Applied Research and Evaluation, Little Rock 72202 3591, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 2:330-6. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Hospitalizations for critically ill children with traumatic brain injuries: a longitudinal analysis
    John M Tilford
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock, AR 72202 3591, USA
    Crit Care Med 33:2074-81. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Health state preference scores of children with spina bifida and their caregivers
    John M Tilford
    Center for Birth Defects Research and Prevention, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock, AR 72202 3591, USA
    Qual Life Res 14:1087-98. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint National hospitalization impact of pediatric all-terrain vehicle injuries
    Jeffrey B Killingsworth
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock, Arkansas 72202 3591, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e316-21. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of children with asthma who are enrolled in a Head Start program
    Perla A Vargas
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock, AR 72202 3591, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 114:499-504. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Hospitalizations of newborns with folate-sensitive birth defects before and after fortification of foods with folic acid
    James M Robbins
    Arkansas Center for Birth Defects Research and Prevention, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children s Hospital Research Institute, Little Rock, Arkansas 72202, USA
    Pediatrics 118:906-15. 2006

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Publications26

  1. pmc Preference-based health-related quality-of-life outcomes in children with autism spectrum disorders: a comparison of generic instruments
    J Mick Tilford
    Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Pharmacoeconomics 30:661-79. 2012
    ..No cost-effectiveness analyses have been undertaken in this population using the cost-per-QALY metric...
  2. doi request reprint Labor market productivity costs for caregivers of children with spina bifida: a population-based analysis
    John M Tilford
    Center for Applied Research and Evaluation, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock, AR
    Med Decis Making 29:23-32. 2009
    ..Caregiver productivity costs are an important component of the overall cost of care for individuals with birth defects and developmental disabilities, yet few studies provide estimates for use in economic evaluations...
  3. ncbi request reprint Measuring the cost-effectiveness of technologic change in the treatment of pediatric traumatic brain injury
    John M Tilford
    Center for Applied Research and Evaluation, Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    J Trauma 63:S113-20; discussion S121. 2007
    ..Sensitivity analysis indicates that estimates of life years gained are critical to the estimated ratio. If TBI survivors live more than 5 years, then the estimated cost-effectiveness ratio seems favorable...
  4. ncbi request reprint Child health-related quality of life following neurocritical care for traumatic brain injury: an analysis of preference-weighted outcomes
    John M Tilford
    Department of Pediatrics College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock, AR 72202 3591, USA
    Neurocrit Care 7:64-75. 2007
    ..Cost-effectiveness analysis relies on preference-weighted health outcome measures as they form the basis for quality adjusted life years. Studies of preference-weighted outcomes for children following traumatic brain injury are lacking...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis and emergency medical services for children: issues and applications
    John M Tilford
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Center for Applied Research and Evaluation, Little Rock 72202 3591, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 2:330-6. 2002
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Hospitalizations for critically ill children with traumatic brain injuries: a longitudinal analysis
    John M Tilford
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock, AR 72202 3591, USA
    Crit Care Med 33:2074-81. 2005
    ..This study examines the incidence, utilization of procedures, and outcomes for critically ill children hospitalized with traumatic brain injury over the period 1988-1999 to describe the benefits of improved treatment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Health state preference scores of children with spina bifida and their caregivers
    John M Tilford
    Center for Birth Defects Research and Prevention, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock, AR 72202 3591, USA
    Qual Life Res 14:1087-98. 2005
    ..A more modest association was found for caregiver health preference scores by lesion location. The findings can inform cost-effectiveness evaluations of interventions to treat or prevent spina bifida...
  8. ncbi request reprint National hospitalization impact of pediatric all-terrain vehicle injuries
    Jeffrey B Killingsworth
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock, Arkansas 72202 3591, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e316-21. 2005
    ..This study was designed to characterize more fully the patterns of injury, hospital length of stay, and hospital charges associated with ATV-related injuries, with a nationally representative sample...
  9. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of children with asthma who are enrolled in a Head Start program
    Perla A Vargas
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock, AR 72202 3591, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 114:499-504. 2004
    ..Despite the significant asthma burden in preschool children, few studies characterize this population...
  10. ncbi request reprint Hospitalizations of newborns with folate-sensitive birth defects before and after fortification of foods with folic acid
    James M Robbins
    Arkansas Center for Birth Defects Research and Prevention, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children s Hospital Research Institute, Little Rock, Arkansas 72202, USA
    Pediatrics 118:906-15. 2006
    ..Since 1998, grain products in the United States have been fortified with folic acid. Fortification may have additional benefits by reducing the national prevalence of newborn hospitalizations for other folate-sensitive birth defects...
  11. ncbi request reprint Congenital defects among liveborn infants with Down syndrome
    Mario A Cleves
    Arkansas Center for Birth Defects Research and Prevention, Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock, Arkansas 72202, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 79:657-63. 2007
    ..This article uses a unique national hospital discharge dataset to identify the rate at which structural birth defects are identified among liveborn infants with DS...
  12. ncbi request reprint Parental emotional and time costs predict compliance with respiratory syncytial virus prophylaxis
    James M Robbins
    Department of Pediatrics, Center for Applied Research and Evaluation, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock 72202, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 2:444-8. 2002
    ..RSV-IG is associated with greater parental emotional and time costs, which may account for the more limited adherence to recommended monthly treatment with this agent...
  13. doi request reprint Health state preference scores for children with permanent childhood hearing loss: a comparative analysis of the QWB and HUI3
    Laura Smith-Olinde
    Department of Audiology and Speech Pathology, College of Health Related Professions, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Qual Life Res 17:943-53. 2008
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Health status of children after admission for injury
    Mary E Aitken
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock, Arkansas 72202 3591, USA
    Pediatrics 110:337-42. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to describe the health status of children in the 6 months after admission for injury using child-specific health status measures...
  15. doi request reprint Trends in hospitalizations associated with pediatric traumatic brain injuries
    Stephen M Bowman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72202 3591, USA
    Pediatrics 122:988-93. 2008
    ..The goals were to describe trends in pediatric traumatic brain injury hospitalizations in the United States and to provide national benchmarks for state and regional comparisons...
  16. ncbi request reprint Reduction in newborns with discharge coding of in utero alcohol effects in the United States, 1993 to 2002
    James M Robbins
    Arkansas Center for Birth Defects Research and Prevention, Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72202, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:1224-31. 2006
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Trends in hospital discharge disposition for elderly patients with infective endocarditis: 1993 to 2003
    Priya Mendiratta
    Donald W Reynolds Institute on Aging, Department of Geriatrics, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:877-81. 2009
    ..To examine hospital discharges of elderly patients hospitalized with infective endocarditis (IE)...
  18. ncbi request reprint National rates of birth defects among hospitalized newborns
    T M Bird
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72202, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 76:762-9. 2006
    ..This report estimates national hospital admissions for newborn infants diagnosed with birth defects computed from HCUP and compares them to pooled prevalence figures computed from state birth defect surveillance systems...
  19. ncbi request reprint Congenital malformations among liveborn infants with trisomies 18 and 13
    Stephen J Pont
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 140:1749-56. 2006
    ..More than half of the newborns with both conditions died prior to discharge. This updated information can be used to inform clinical decision-making and may help providers better prepare families for infants with trisomies...
  20. ncbi request reprint Hospital survival of very-low-birth-weight neonates from 1977 to 2000
    Jeffrey R Kaiser
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children s Hospital, 800 Marshall Street, Little Rock, AR 72202 3591, USA
    J Perinatol 24:343-50. 2004
    ..To determine patterns of survival for very low birth weight (VLBW, birth weight 501 to 1500 g) neonates over 23 years...
  21. ncbi request reprint Attenuation of racial differences in health service utilization patterns for previously uninsured children in the Delta
    Zola K Moon
    School of Human Environmental Sciences, University of Arkansas Fayetteville, Fayetteville, AR 72701, USA
    J Rural Health 21:288-94. 2005
    ..In response to this lack of available care, the project designed and delivered outreach programs, including transportation to providers...
  22. ncbi request reprint A gender bias in the allocation of intensive care unit resources?
    John M Tilford
    Crit Care Med 31:2073-4. 2003
  23. ncbi request reprint Management of hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    John M Tilford
    Pediatrics 112:1210-1; author reply 1210-1. 2003
  24. ncbi request reprint Variation in pediatric intensive care therapies and outcomes by race, gender, and insurance status
    Adriana M Lopez
    Department of Pediatric Critical Care, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio AML, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 7:2-6. 2006
    ..The differential allocation of medical resources to adult patients according to characteristics such as race, gender, and insurance status raises the serious concern that such issues apply to critically ill children as well...
  25. ncbi request reprint Management of hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    John M Tilford
    Pediatrics 113:431-2; author reply 431-2. 2004
  26. ncbi request reprint Variation in the use of intracranial-pressure monitoring and mortality in critically ill children with meningitis in the United States
    Folafoluwa O Odetola
    Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Pediatrics 117:1893-900. 2006
    ..Our goal was to describe patient and hospital characteristics associated with the use of intracranial pressure monitors and outcomes in critically ill children with meningitis...

Research Grants2

  1. Measuring quality adjusted life years in children with autism spectrum disorders
    JOHN M contact TILFORD; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Despite the potential for informing resource allocation to treatment of children with ASDs, methods and data for measuring QALYS in this population are lacking. ..
  2. Measuring quality adjusted life years in children with autism spectrum disorders
    JOHN M contact TILFORD; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Despite the potential for informing resource allocation to treatment of children with ASDs, methods and data for measuring QALYS in this population are lacking. ..