Jinoos Yazdany

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Choosing wisely: the American College of Rheumatology's Top 5 list of things physicians and patients should question
    Jinoos Yazdany
    Division of Rheumatology, University of California, San Francisco, Box 0920, San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:329-39. 2013
  2. pmc Quality of care in systemic lupus erythematosus: application of quality measures to understand gaps in care
    Jinoos Yazdany
    Rosalind Russell Medical Research Center for Arthritis, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:1326-33. 2012
  3. pmc Contraceptive counseling and use among women with systemic lupus erythematosus: a gap in health care quality?
    Jinoos Yazdany
    University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:358-65. 2011
  4. pmc Health-related quality of life and employment among persons with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Jinoos Yazdany
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Rosalind Russell Medical Research Center for Arthritis, University of California, UCSF Box 0920, San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 36:15-32, vii. 2010
  5. pmc A quality indicator set for systemic lupus erythematosus
    Jinoos Yazdany
    Rosalind Russell Medical Research Center for Arthritis, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 61:370-7. 2009
  6. pmc Provision of preventive health care in systemic lupus erythematosus: data from a large observational cohort study
    Jinoos Yazdany
    Division of Rheumatology, University of California, San Francisco, and General Clinical Research Center, Moffit Hospital, UCSF Box 0920, San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R84. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Quality of care in the rheumatic diseases: current status and future directions
    Jinoos Yazdany
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 20:159-66. 2008
  8. pmc Validation of the systemic lupus erythematosus activity questionnaire in a large observational cohort
    Jinoos Yazdany
    University of California, San Francisco, Rosalind Russell Medical Research Center for Arthritis 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:136-43. 2008
  9. pmc Brief index of lupus damage: a patient-reported measure of damage in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Jinoos Yazdany
    Rosalind Russell Medical Research Center for Arthritis, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:1170-7. 2011
  10. pmc Association of socioeconomic and demographic factors with utilization of rheumatology subspecialty care in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Jinoos Yazdany
    University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:593-600. 2007

Detail Information

Publications43

  1. ncbi request reprint Choosing wisely: the American College of Rheumatology's Top 5 list of things physicians and patients should question
    Jinoos Yazdany
    Division of Rheumatology, University of California, San Francisco, Box 0920, San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:329-39. 2013
    ..We sought to develop a list of 5 tests, treatments, or services commonly used in rheumatology practice whose necessity or value should be questioned and discussed by physicians and patients...
  2. pmc Quality of care in systemic lupus erythematosus: application of quality measures to understand gaps in care
    Jinoos Yazdany
    Rosalind Russell Medical Research Center for Arthritis, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:1326-33. 2012
    ..The recent development of SLE quality measures provides an opportunity to understand gaps in clinical care and to identify modifiable factors associated with variations in quality...
  3. pmc Contraceptive counseling and use among women with systemic lupus erythematosus: a gap in health care quality?
    Jinoos Yazdany
    University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:358-65. 2011
    ..We therefore examined contraceptive counseling and use among women in the University of California, San Francisco Lupus Outcomes Study...
  4. pmc Health-related quality of life and employment among persons with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Jinoos Yazdany
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Rosalind Russell Medical Research Center for Arthritis, University of California, UCSF Box 0920, San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 36:15-32, vii. 2010
    ..However, evidence is also presented with respect to other domains of activity, because most people work to live but not many live to work...
  5. pmc A quality indicator set for systemic lupus erythematosus
    Jinoos Yazdany
    Rosalind Russell Medical Research Center for Arthritis, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 61:370-7. 2009
    ..To systematically develop a quality indicator (QI) set for systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  6. pmc Provision of preventive health care in systemic lupus erythematosus: data from a large observational cohort study
    Jinoos Yazdany
    Division of Rheumatology, University of California, San Francisco, and General Clinical Research Center, Moffit Hospital, UCSF Box 0920, San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R84. 2010
    ..We compared the receipt of these services in SLE to the general population, and identified subgroups of patients who were less likely to receive these services...
  7. doi request reprint Quality of care in the rheumatic diseases: current status and future directions
    Jinoos Yazdany
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 20:159-66. 2008
    ....
  8. pmc Validation of the systemic lupus erythematosus activity questionnaire in a large observational cohort
    Jinoos Yazdany
    University of California, San Francisco, Rosalind Russell Medical Research Center for Arthritis 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:136-43. 2008
    ..To examine the reliability, construct validity, and responsiveness of the Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Activity Questionnaire (SLAQ) in a large observational cohort of persons with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  9. pmc Brief index of lupus damage: a patient-reported measure of damage in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Jinoos Yazdany
    Rosalind Russell Medical Research Center for Arthritis, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:1170-7. 2011
    ..In addition, we compared the BILD to another recently developed patient-reported measure, the Lupus Damage Index Questionnaire (LDIQ), which was designed as a written survey...
  10. pmc Association of socioeconomic and demographic factors with utilization of rheumatology subspecialty care in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Jinoos Yazdany
    University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:593-600. 2007
    ....
  11. pmc Cardiovascular disease and cognitive dysfunction in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Sara G Murray
    University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0320, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 64:1328-33. 2012
    ..In this study, we evaluated the relationship between cardiovascular events, traditional cardiovascular risk factors, and SLE-specific risk factors as predictors of cognitive dysfunction in a large cohort of participants with SLE...
  12. pmc Longitudinal study of the impact of incident organ manifestations and increased disease activity on work loss among persons with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Edward Yelin
    Rosalind Russell Medical Research Center for Arthritis and Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 64:169-75. 2012
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  13. pmc Impact of obesity on functioning among women with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Patricia Katz
    Arthritis Research Group, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:1357-64. 2011
    ..The nature of the relationship between obesity and disability in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), a condition with a high background rate of disability, is unknown...
  14. pmc Differences in long-term disease activity and treatment of adult patients with childhood- and adult-onset systemic lupus erythematosus
    Aimee O Hersh
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 61:13-20. 2009
    ..To compare differences in long-term outcome between adults with childhood-onset (age at diagnosis <18 years) systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and with adult-onset SLE...
  15. pmc Physical activity, obesity, and cognitive impairment among women with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Patricia Katz
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 64:502-10. 2012
    ..To examine relationships of obesity and physical inactivity to cognitive impairment in women with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  16. pmc Frequent use of the emergency department among persons with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Pantelis Panopalis
    Rosalind Russell Medical Research Center for Arthritis, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:401-8. 2010
    ..To describe characteristics of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) patients who are frequent users of the emergency department and to identify predictors of frequent emergency department use...
  17. pmc Work loss and work entry among persons with systemic lupus erythematosus: comparisons with a national matched sample
    Edward Yelin
    Rosalind Russell Medical Research Center for Arthritis, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 61:247-58. 2009
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  18. pmc Medicaid and access to care among persons with systemic lupus erythematosus
    JoAnn Zell Gillis
    University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:601-7. 2007
    ..To evaluate the associations between Medicaid insurance and distance traveled by patients to treating physicians and health care utilization for patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  19. pmc Childhood-onset disease as a predictor of mortality in an adult cohort of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Aimee O Hersh
    University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:1152-9. 2010
    ..To examine childhood-onset disease as a predictor of mortality in a cohort of adult patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  20. pmc The role of neighborhood and individual socioeconomic status in outcomes of systemic lupus erythematosus
    Laura Trupin
    Department of Medicine, Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    J Rheumatol 35:1782-8. 2008
    ..To determine if neighborhood socioeconomic status (SES) is independently related to physical and mental health outcomes in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  21. pmc Role of community and individual characteristics in physician visits for persons with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Chris Tonner
    University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:888-95. 2010
    ..To examine the effects of individual and local level socioeconomic status (SES) and health care access characteristics on the number of self-report physician visits for systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  22. pmc Impact of memory impairment on employment status in persons with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Pantelis Panopalis
    Rosalind Russel Medical Research Center for Arthritis, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:1453-60. 2007
    ..To assess the specific contribution of memory impairment to employment status in persons with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  23. pmc Depression, medication adherence, and service utilization in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Laura J Julian
    University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 61:240-6. 2009
    ..Relationships among adherence problems and service utilization (outpatient visits, emergency department visits, and hospitalizations) were also evaluated...
  24. pmc Health care costs and costs associated with changes in work productivity among persons with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Pantelis Panopalis
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1788-95. 2008
    ..To estimate health care costs and costs associated with changes in work productivity among persons with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) in the US...
  25. pmc Sex differences in assessment of obesity in rheumatoid arthritis
    Patricia P Katz
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:62-70. 2013
    ..To determine the prevalence of obesity and how accurately standard anthropometric measures identify obesity among men and women with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  26. pmc Using the Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale to screen for depression in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Laura J Julian
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:884-90. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the utility of a brief screening measure, the Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale (CES-D), in detecting mood disorders in persons with SLE...
  27. pmc Valued life activity disability played a significant role in self-rated health among adults with chronic health conditions
    Patricia Katz
    University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 270, San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:158-66. 2009
    ..We examined the role of valued life activities (VLAs), the wide range of activities deemed to be important to individuals, in SRH assessments...
  28. pmc Receipt of disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs among patients with rheumatoid arthritis in Medicare managed care plans
    Gabriela Schmajuk
    Stanford University, Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, 1000 Welch Rd, Ste 203, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    JAMA 305:480-6. 2011
    ..In 2005, the Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) introduced a quality measure to assess the receipt of disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs) among patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  29. pmc Impact of health maintenance organizations and fee-for-service on health care utilization among people with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Edward Yelin
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:508-15. 2007
    ..To compare health care utilization in people with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) in health maintenance organizations (HMOs) and fee-for-service (FFS)...
  30. pmc Hydroxychloroquine treatment in a community-based cohort of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Gabriela Schmajuk
    Stanford University, Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:386-92. 2010
    ..We determined the rates of HCQ use in a diverse, community-based cohort of patients with SLE and identified predictors of current HCQ use...
  31. pmc Cardiovascular and disease-related predictors of depression in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Laura J Julian
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 270, San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:542-9. 2011
    ..In this study, history of cardiovascular events, cardiovascular risk factors, and SLE disease-related factors were evaluated as longitudinal predictors of depression in a large cohort of patients with SLE...
  32. pmc Disability in valued life activities among individuals with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Patricia Katz
    Arthritis Research Group, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:465-73. 2008
    ..To identify the prevalence of disability in a wide range of valued life activities (VLAs) among individuals with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), 1-year changes in such disability, and predictors of and changes in VLA disability...
  33. pmc Osteoporosis screening, prevention, and treatment in systemic lupus erythematosus: application of the systemic lupus erythematosus quality indicators
    Gabriela Schmajuk
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:993-1001. 2010
    ..New quality indicators (QIs) for SLE advise bone mineral density testing, calcium and vitamin D use, and antiresorptive or anabolic treatment for specific subgroups of patients receiving high-dose steroids...
  34. pmc Obesity and its measurement in a community-based sample of women with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Patricia Katz
    Arthritis Research Group, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0920, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:261-8. 2011
    ..To determine the prevalence of obesity and evaluate how accurately standard anthropometric measures identify obesity among women with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  35. pmc Validity of brief screening tools for cognitive impairment in rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus
    Laura J Julian
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 64:448-54. 2012
    ..To determine the validity of standardized screening assessments of cognitive functioning to detect neuropsychological impairment evaluated using a comprehensive battery in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  36. pmc Work dynamics among persons with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Edward Yelin
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:56-63. 2007
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Quality of care in systemic lupus erythematosus: the association between process and outcome measures in the Lupus Outcomes Study
    Jinoos Yazdany
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf 23:659-66. 2014
    ..Using a prospective, longitudinal cohort study, we examined the associations between high-quality care and two important SLE outcomes, disease activity and damage...
  38. ncbi request reprint Quality of care for incident lupus nephritis among Medicaid beneficiaries in the United States
    Jinoos Yazdany
    University of California, San Francisco
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 66:617-24. 2014
    ..We investigated the quality of care and factors associated with variations in care among a national cohort of Medicaid enrollees with incident lupus nephritis...
  39. doi request reprint A168: systemic lupus erythematosus in-hospital mortality risk across ages: a national estimate
    Erica F Lawson
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    Arthritis Rheumatol 66:S217. 2014
    ..The goal of this study was to assess mortality risk among hospitalized children and adults with SLE, and to compare these rates to age- and sex-specific all-cause mortality, using a nationwide hospital discharge dataset...
  40. ncbi request reprint Six refractory lupus patients treated with rituximab: a case series
    JoAnn Zell Gillis
    Division of Rheumatology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:538-42. 2007
  41. pmc Longitudinal validation of the brief index of lupus damage
    Patricia Katz
    University of California, San Francisco
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 66:1057-62. 2014
    ..To provide further validation of the Brief Index of Lupus Damage (BILD), assessing its sensitivity to change in disease status and ability to predict mortality risk...
  42. doi request reprint Drug monitoring in systemic lupus erythematosus: a systematic review
    Gabriela Schmajuk
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Stanford University, CA, USA
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 40:559-75. 2011
    ..To conduct an evidence-based review of the common medication toxicities and strategies and utility of drug toxicity monitoring among patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  43. pmc Measuring hospital quality using pediatric readmission and revisit rates
    Naomi S Bardach
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Pediatrics 132:429-36. 2013
    ..To assess variation among hospitals on pediatric readmission and revisit rates and to determine the number of high- and low-performing hospitals...