J Tsevat

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cincinnati
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Do medical house officers value the health of veterans differently from the health of non-veterans?
    Michael S Yi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Section of Outcomes Research, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:19. 2004
  2. pmc Self-rated health of primary care house officers and its relationship to psychological and spiritual well-being
    Michael S Yi
    Section of Outcomes Research, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    BMC Med Educ 7:9. 2007
  3. pmc Change in quality of life after being diagnosed with HIV: a multicenter longitudinal study
    Joel Tsevat
    Veterans Healthcare System of Ohio VISN 10, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:931-7. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of pravastatin therapy for survivors of myocardial infarction with average cholesterol levels
    J Tsevat
    Section of Outcomes Research, Department of Internal Medicine and Center for Clinical Effectiveness, Institute for Health Policy and Health Services Research, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, OH, USA
    Am Heart J 141:727-34. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Health values of patients with bipolar disorder
    J Tsevat
    Section of Outcomes Research, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Qual Life Res 9:579-86. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Health values of hospitalized patients 80 years or older. HELP Investigators. Hospitalized Elderly Longitudinal Project
    J Tsevat
    Department of Internal Medicine, Institute for Health Policy and Health Services Research, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Ohio 45267 0535, USA
    JAMA 279:371-5. 1998
  7. ncbi request reprint Management of sore throats in children: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    J Tsevat
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Ohio 45267 0535, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 153:681-8. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint The will to live among HIV-infected patients
    J Tsevat
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center and SNS Research, Ohio 45267 0535, USA
    Ann Intern Med 131:194-8. 1999
  9. pmc Health-related quality of life in veterans and nonveterans with HIV/AIDS
    Joseph M Mrus
    Cincinnati VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S39-47. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Religious coping and physiological, psychological, social, and spiritual outcomes in patients with HIV/AIDS: cross-sectional and longitudinal findings
    Kelly M Trevino
    Psychology Department, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:379-89. 2010

Research Grants

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Publications67

  1. pmc Do medical house officers value the health of veterans differently from the health of non-veterans?
    Michael S Yi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Section of Outcomes Research, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:19. 2004
    ..We therefore examined: 1) how resident physicians value the health of patients; 2) whether values differ if the patient is described as a veteran; and 3) whether residency-associated variables impact values...
  2. pmc Self-rated health of primary care house officers and its relationship to psychological and spiritual well-being
    Michael S Yi
    Section of Outcomes Research, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    BMC Med Educ 7:9. 2007
    ..We sought to determine the level of self-reported health among resident physicians and to ascertain factors that are associated with their reported health...
  3. pmc Change in quality of life after being diagnosed with HIV: a multicenter longitudinal study
    Joel Tsevat
    Veterans Healthcare System of Ohio VISN 10, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:931-7. 2009
    ..We conclude that many patients with HIV feel that their life is better than it was before their diagnosis, although results of such comparisons often change over time...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of pravastatin therapy for survivors of myocardial infarction with average cholesterol levels
    J Tsevat
    Section of Outcomes Research, Department of Internal Medicine and Center for Clinical Effectiveness, Institute for Health Policy and Health Services Research, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, OH, USA
    Am Heart J 141:727-34. 2001
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the cost-effectiveness of pravastatin therapy in survivors of myocardial infarction with average cholesterol levels...
  5. ncbi request reprint Health values of patients with bipolar disorder
    J Tsevat
    Section of Outcomes Research, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Qual Life Res 9:579-86. 2000
    ..Despite a growing number of studies of patients' health values (utilities), little is known about health values of patients with mental illness, particularly bipolar (manic-depressive) disorder...
  6. ncbi request reprint Health values of hospitalized patients 80 years or older. HELP Investigators. Hospitalized Elderly Longitudinal Project
    J Tsevat
    Department of Internal Medicine, Institute for Health Policy and Health Services Research, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Ohio 45267 0535, USA
    JAMA 279:371-5. 1998
    ..Health values (utilities or preferences for health states) are often incorporated into clinical decisions and health care policy when issues of quality vs length of life arise, but little is known about health values of the very old...
  7. ncbi request reprint Management of sore throats in children: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    J Tsevat
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Ohio 45267 0535, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 153:681-8. 1999
    ..To perform a cost-effectiveness analysis of treatment management strategies for children older than 3 years who present with signs or symptoms of pharyngitis...
  8. ncbi request reprint The will to live among HIV-infected patients
    J Tsevat
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center and SNS Research, Ohio 45267 0535, USA
    Ann Intern Med 131:194-8. 1999
    ..Patients infected with HIV value both longevity and health...
  9. pmc Health-related quality of life in veterans and nonveterans with HIV/AIDS
    Joseph M Mrus
    Cincinnati VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S39-47. 2006
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  10. ncbi request reprint Religious coping and physiological, psychological, social, and spiritual outcomes in patients with HIV/AIDS: cross-sectional and longitudinal findings
    Kelly M Trevino
    Psychology Department, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:379-89. 2010
    ..These results have implications for assessing religious coping and designing interventions targeting spiritual struggle in patients with HIV/AIDS...
  11. ncbi request reprint Health values of adolescents with cystic fibrosis
    Michael S Yi
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati Ohio 45267 0535, USA
    J Pediatr 142:133-40. 2003
    ..To assess health values (utilities) in adolescents with cystic fibrosis (CF) and to evaluate how health status and clinical factors affect their health values...
  12. pmc Health values of patients coinfected with HIV/hepatitis C: are two viruses worse than one?
    Joseph M Mrus
    Health Services Research and Development, Cincinnati Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Med Care 44:158-66. 2006
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  13. pmc Patterns of responses on health-related quality of life questionnaires among patients with HIV/AIDS
    Ian Kudel
    Veterans Healthcare System of Ohio VISN 10, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S48-55. 2006
    ..Typically, the unit of analysis is either the total instrument score or subscale score. Developing a typology of responses across various HRQoL measures, however, may advance understating of patients' perspectives...
  14. ncbi request reprint Health status versus utilities of patients with end-stage liver disease
    Cindy L Bryce
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Qual Life Res 13:773-82. 2004
    ..The two approaches have never been compared in terms of the values they assign to health prior to liver transplantation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Impact of different measures of comorbid disease on predicted mortality of intensive care unit patients
    Joseph A Johnston
    HSR and D, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Med Care 40:929-40. 2002
    ..Valid comparison of patient survival across ICUs requires adjustment for burden of chronic illness. The optimal measure of comorbidity in this setting remains uncertain...
  16. ncbi request reprint Impact of morbid obesity on medical expenditures in adults
    D E Arterburn
    Health Services Research and Development, Cincinnati Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:334-9. 2005
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  17. pmc Changes in religiousness and spirituality attributed to HIV/AIDS: are there sex and race differences?
    Sian Cotton
    Health Services Research and Development, VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S14-20. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was (1) to describe changes in religiousness and spirituality of people with HIV/AIDS, and (2) to determine if these changes differed by sex and race...
  18. ncbi request reprint Reliability, validity, and minimally important differences of the SF-6D in systemic sclerosis
    Dinesh Khanna
    Division of Immunology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, PO Box 670563, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0563, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:1083-92. 2007
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Health values of patients with systemic sclerosis
    Dinesh Khanna
    University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Institute for the Study of Health, University of Cincinnati, and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:86-93. 2007
    ..To assess health values in subjects with systemic sclerosis (SSc) and determine variability explained by demographics, clinical factors, health status, and disease severity...
  20. pmc Religion, spirituality, and depressive symptoms in patients with HIV/AIDS
    Michael S Yi
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Section of Outcomes Research, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0535, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S21-7. 2006
    ..Depression has been linked to immune function and mortality in patients with chronic illnesses. Factors such as poorer spiritual well-being has been linked to increased risk for depression and other mood disorders in patients with HIV...
  21. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in health-related quality of life in patients with HIV/AIDS
    Joseph M Mrus
    Health Services Research and Development, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, USA
    Qual Life Res 14:479-91. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate gender differences in HRQoL for participants in a large randomized trial comparing antiretroviral regimens...
  22. ncbi request reprint Religion/spirituality and adolescent health outcomes: a review
    Sian Cotton
    Health Services Research and Development, Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Adolesc Health 38:472-80. 2006
    ..Measurement of proximal domains, associations of proximal domains with health outcomes, methodological issues and recommendations for future research were covered in this review...
  23. pmc Spirituality and religion in patients with HIV/AIDS
    Sian Cotton
    Health Services Research and Development, VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S5-13. 2006
    ....
  24. pmc Modeling the effects of spirituality/religion on patients' perceptions of living with HIV/AIDS
    Magdalena Szaflarski
    Institute for the Study of Health, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0840, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S28-38. 2006
    ..Spirituality/religion is an important factor in health and illness, but more work is needed to determine its link to quality of life in patients with HIV/AIDS...
  25. ncbi request reprint Religion, spirituality, and depressive symptoms in primary care house officers
    Michael S Yi
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, OH 45267, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 6:84-90. 2006
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Utilities derived from visual analog scale scores in patients with HIV/AIDS
    Joseph M Mrus
    Health Services Research and Development, Cincinnati VA Medical Center, Ohio, USA
    Med Decis Making 23:414-21. 2003
    ..an external metric), are often collected in HIV-related clinical trials. The purpose of this study was to derive and evaluate transformations relating aggregate VAS scores to utilities for current health in patients with HIV/AIDS...
  27. ncbi request reprint Health values of patients with chronic hepatitis C infection
    Kenneth E Sherman
    Hepatology and Liver Transplant Medicine Section, Division of Digestive Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0595, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:2377-82. 2004
    ..Patients with hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection report a reduction in health status, but it is not known how they value their state of health. We assessed health utilities directly from patients with HCV infection...
  28. ncbi request reprint The impact of treatment of pulmonary exacerbations on the health-related quality of life of patients with cystic fibrosis: does hospitalization make a difference?
    Michael S Yi
    Department of Interna Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0535, USA
    J Pediatr 144:711-8. 2004
    ..To investigate the impact of pulmonary exacerbations on the health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) and to elucidate factors that are associated with changes in HRQOL post-exacerbation...
  29. pmc Religious/Spiritual coping in adolescents with sickle cell disease: a pilot study
    Sian Cotton
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0840, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 31:313-8. 2009
    ..Future studies should assess adolescents' preferences for discussing R/S in the medical setting and whether R/S coping is related to HRQOL in larger samples...
  30. ncbi request reprint The impact of expected HIV transmission rates on the effectiveness and cost of ruling out HIV infection in infants
    Joseph M Mrus
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, P O Box 670535, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0535, USA
    Med Decis Making 22:S38-44. 2002
    ..To quantify the costs and effectiveness of different strategies for ruling out HIV infection in infants born to HIV-infected mothers in the United States...
  31. pmc Clinical prediction of functional outcome after ischemic stroke: the surprising importance of periventricular white matter disease and race
    Brett Kissela
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Stroke 40:530-6. 2009
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  32. pmc How do patients with HIV/AIDS understand and respond to health value questions?
    Susan N Sherman
    Health Services Research and Development, VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S56-61. 2006
    ..quot; The purpose of this study was to ascertain how patients with HIV think about and value health and health states...
  33. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of interventions to reduce vertical HIV transmission from pregnant women who have not received prenatal care
    Joseph M Mrus
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, 231 Albert Sabin Way, P O Box 670535, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0535, USA
    Med Decis Making 24:30-9. 2004
    ..Effectiveness in reducing transmission drives the cost-effectiveness ratio much more so than drug cost and should be the basis on which a particular prophylactic regimen is selected...
  34. pmc Spiritual well-being and mental health outcomes in adolescents with or without inflammatory bowel disease
    Sian Cotton
    Department of Family Medicine, Center for the Study of Health, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267, USA
    J Adolesc Health 44:485-92. 2009
    ....
  35. pmc Health values in adolescents with or without inflammatory bowel disease
    Michael S Yi
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0535, USA
    J Pediatr 154:527-34. 2009
    ..To examine for differences in and predictors of health value/utility scores in adolescents with or without inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)...
  36. pmc Mind-body complementary alternative medicine use and quality of life in adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease
    Sian Cotton
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0840, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 16:501-6. 2010
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Weaning success among ventilator-dependent patients in a rehabilitation facility
    Arvind Modawal
    Section of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0535, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:154-7. 2002
    ..To determine outcomes of difficult-to-wean, ventilator-dependent patients transferred from intensive care units to rehabilitation hospitals and to determine predictors of weaning success in such patients...
  38. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of heart murmurs in children: cost-effectiveness and practical implications
    Michael S Yi
    Department of Internal Medicine and Institute for Health Policy and Health Services Research, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0535, USA
    J Pediatr 141:504-11. 2002
    ..To assess the cost-effectiveness of various strategies to evaluate heart murmurs in children...
  39. ncbi request reprint Evaluating adolescents in juvenile detention facilities for urogenital chlamydial infection: costs and effectiveness of alternative interventions
    Joseph M Mrus
    Section of Outcomes Research, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Health Services Research and Development, Cincinnati VA Medical Center, OH 45267, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:696-702. 2003
    ..Adolescents in juvenile detention facilities present a unique opportunity to diagnose and treat sexually transmitted diseases...
  40. ncbi request reprint Differences between adolescents' and parents' reports of health-related quality of life in cystic fibrosis
    Maria T Britto
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 37:165-71. 2004
    ..In conclusion, optimal measurement of adolescent HRQOL will likely require determining both parent and adolescent perceptions of HRQOL...
  41. pmc Mentorship in academic general internal medicine. Results of a survey of mentors
    Sara E Luckhaupt
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:1014-8. 2005
    ..Effective mentorship is crucial to career development. Strategies to improve the availability of mentors include mentoring multiple mentees at once, compensating mentors, comentoring, and long-distance mentoring...
  42. ncbi request reprint Beliefs of primary care residents regarding spirituality and religion in clinical encounters with patients: a study at a midwestern U.S. teaching institution
    Sara E Luckhaupt
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Veterans Healthcare System of Ohio, USA
    Acad Med 80:560-70. 2005
    ..To assess primary care residents' beliefs regarding the role of spirituality and religion in the clinical encounter with patients...
  43. ncbi request reprint Impact of recent pulmonary exacerbations on quality of life in patients with cystic fibrosis
    Maria T Britto
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Chest 121:64-72. 2002
    ..To compare the health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of people with cystic fibrosis (CF) to the general population, and to determine the relationship between HRQOL and clinical and demographic factors...
  44. ncbi request reprint Finding the optimal multiple-test strategy using a method analogous to logistic regression: the diagnosis of hepatolenticular degeneration (Wilson's disease)
    R J Richards
    Department of Internal Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Amarillo 79106, USA
    Med Decis Making 16:367-75. 1996
    ..801, 0.880, and 0.997, and model specificities are 0.991, 0.985, and 0.814, respectively. The new method provides a convenient alternative to decision trees when examining multiple diagnostic tests...
  45. doi request reprint Willingness to pay for a cure in patients with chronic gout
    Dinesh Khanna
    Division of Immunology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Med Decis Making 28:606-13. 2008
    ..Gout is a chronic painful inflammatory arthritis. The authors interviewed patients with chronic stable gout to assess their hypothetical willingness to pay (WTP) to be cured of their gout. Patients and..
  46. ncbi request reprint Variations in self-rated health among patients with HIV infection
    Joseph M Mrus
    Health Services Research and Development, Cincinnati VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Qual Life Res 15:503-14. 2006
    ....
  47. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of interferon gamma release assays vs tuberculin skin tests in health care workers
    Marie A de Perio
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 231 Albert Sabin Way, Box 670560, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:179-87. 2009
    ..We compared the cost-effectiveness of the QFT-G, QFT-GIT, and TST for detecting LTBI in new health care workers (HCWs)...
  48. ncbi request reprint SMDM presidential address: Hearsay or heresy--are health decision scientists too left brained?
    Joel Tsevat
    Section of Outcomes Research, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, 45267 0535, USA
    Med Decis Making 23:83-7. 2003
  49. ncbi request reprint Quality of life utilities for pelvic inflammatory disease health states
    Kenneth J Smith
    Section of Decision Sciences and Clinical Systems Modeling, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:307-11. 2008
    ..Utilities for PID could have important implications on the cost-effectiveness of interventions to prevent and manage this disease...
  50. ncbi request reprint Positive association between current health and health values for hypothetical disease states
    Joseph T King
    Section of Neurosurgery, Acute Care Service Line, Surgical Service 112, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven 06516, USA
    Med Decis Making 24:367-78. 2004
    ..Valuations of hypothetical health state scenarios can be affected by participant characteristics...
  51. doi request reprint The disutility of chronic gout
    Dinesh Khanna
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, 1000 Veteran Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Qual Life Res 17:815-22. 2008
    ..Gout is a chronic painful inflammatory arthritis. Data regarding the impact of gout on health-related quality of life, however, are limited...
  52. ncbi request reprint Preference-based quality of life measurement in patients with cervical spondylotic myelopathy
    Joseph T King
    Section of Neurosurgery, Surgical Service Line, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:1271-80. 2004
    ..Prospective cross-sectional observational cohort study...
  53. ncbi request reprint "Perfect health" versus "disease free": the impact of anchor point choice on the measurement of preferences and the calculation of disease-specific disutilities
    Joseph T King
    Section of Neurosurgery, Surgical Service Line, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, USA
    Med Decis Making 23:212-25. 2003
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Biochemical and virologic parameters in patients co-infected with hepatitis C and HIV versus patients with hepatitis C mono-infection
    Adeel A Butt
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Med Sci 333:271-5. 2007
    ..Accurate characterization of the effect of HIV is important for evaluation and treatment of HCV in co-infected persons...
  55. ncbi request reprint Cognitive functioning in patients with cerebral aneurysms measured with the mini mental state examination and the telephone interview for cognitive status
    Joseph T King
    Section of Neurosurgery, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Neurosurgery 59:803-10; discussion 810-1. 2006
    ..MMSE and TICS scores are often dichotomized to classify patients as cognitively impaired or not. Frequently, after an initial MMSE face-to-face evaluation, the TICS is used for follow-up assessments by telephone...
  56. pmc Gender differences in health-related quality of life of adolescents with cystic fibrosis
    Renata Arrington-Sanders
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 4:5. 2006
    ..To determine if gender differences exist in health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of adolescent patients with CF, we performed a cross-section analysis of CF patients recruited from 2 medical centers in 2 cities during 1997-2001...
  57. ncbi request reprint Multimodal assessment after surgery for cervical spondylotic myelopathy
    Joseph T King
    Section of Neurosurgery, Veterans Administration Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven Connecticut 06516, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 2:526-34. 2005
    ..In the present study the authors used three types of outcomes instruments to assess the results of CSM surgery...
  58. ncbi request reprint Preference-based quality of life in patients with cerebral aneurysms
    Joseph T King
    Section of Neurosurgery, VA Connecticut Healthcare System 112 950 Campbell Ave, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Stroke 36:303-9. 2005
    ..An additional advantage of preference-based QOL values is that they can be incorporated into decision analyses and cost-effectiveness analyses...
  59. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life--an introduction
    Dinesh Khanna
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, 1000 Veterans Ave, Rm 32 59 Rehabilitation Bldg, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:S218-23. 2007
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint What do patients with cerebral aneurysms know about their condition?
    Joseph T King
    Section of Neurosurgery, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Neurosurgery 58:824-30; discussion 824-30. 2006
    ..To study what patients know about their condition, we compared patients' knowledge about their aneurysm-related medical history with information in the medical record...
  61. ncbi request reprint The physical performance test and the evaluation of functional status in patients with cerebral aneurysms
    Joseph T King
    Section of Neurosurgery, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven 06516, USA
    J Neurosurg 104:525-30. 2006
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Cost effectiveness of aggressive care for patients with nontraumatic coma
    Mary Beth Hamel
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 30:1191-6. 2002
    ..To estimate the cost effectiveness of aggressive care for patients with nontraumatic coma...
  63. pmc Is antiretroviral therapy cost-effective in South Africa?
    R Scott Braithwaite
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, Connecticut Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Connecticut, USA
    PLoS Med 3:e60. 2006
  64. ncbi request reprint Beta-blockers for heart failure: who should pay?
    Daniel P Schauer
    Am J Med 116:135-6. 2004
  65. ncbi request reprint Outcomes up to 5 years after severe, acute respiratory failure
    Allan Garland
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center, 2500 MetroHealth Drive, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    Chest 126:1897-904. 2004
    ..To use an existing database from a large cohort study with follow-up as long as 5.5 years to assess the extended prognosis of patients who survived their hospitalizations for severe acute respiratory failure (ARF)...
  66. ncbi request reprint Willingness to pay for a quality-adjusted life year: implications for societal health care resource allocation
    Joseph T King
    VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, USA
    Med Decis Making 25:667-77. 2005
    ..Health-state preferences can be combined with willingness-to-pay (WTP) data to calculate WTP per quality-adjusted life year (QALY). The WTP/QALY ratios provide insight into societal valuations of expenditures for medical interventions...
  67. ncbi request reprint Presidential reflections on the 25th anniversary of the society for medical decision making
    Arthur S Elstein
    Department of Medical Education, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Med Decis Making 24:408-20. 2004

Research Grants8

  1. Spirituality and Will to Live in Patients with HIV/AIDS
    Joel Tsevat; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We anticipate that such information will be of great benefit to patients with HIV/AIDS in their quest to make the best of a potentially devastating illness. ..
  2. University of Cincinnati CTSA Planning Grant
    Joel Tsevat; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We anticipate that the Institutional CTSA process will transform the way that clinical and translational science and training is carried out both locally and nationally. ..
  3. Mentorship and Research in Spirituality and Health
    Joel Tsevat; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Tsevat to cover the lion's share of the time he currently donates to train and mentor fellows and junior faculty; to supervise spin-off projects from the spirituality studies; and to learn and teach mentorship skills. ..
  4. Univ. of Cincinnati Clinical Curriculum Award
    Joel Tsevat; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Coupled with the very strong financial support and enthusiasm of the leadership of the University, we anticipate that the CRCA will have a huge impact on clinical research training in Cincinnati. ..