Jersey Chen

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Economic evaluation of clopidogrel plus aspirin for secondary prevention of cardiovascular events in Canada for patients with established cardiovascular disease: Results from the CHARISMA trial
    Jersey Chen
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Can J Cardiol 27:222-31. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Incidence of heart failure or cardiomyopathy after adjuvant trastuzumab therapy for breast cancer
    Jersey Chen
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:2504-12. 2012
  3. pmc Skilled nursing facility referral and hospital readmission rates after heart failure or myocardial infarction
    Jersey Chen
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Med 125:100.e1-9. 2012
  4. pmc Do imaging studies performed in physician offices increase downstream utilization?: an empiric analysis of cardiac stress testing with imaging
    Jersey Chen
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 4:630-7. 2011
  5. pmc National and regional trends in heart failure hospitalization and mortality rates for Medicare beneficiaries, 1998-2008
    Jersey Chen
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar St, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    JAMA 306:1669-78. 2011
  6. pmc Differences in patient survival after acute myocardial infarction by hospital capability of performing percutaneous coronary intervention: implications for regionalization
    Jersey Chen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8017, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:433-9. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Recent declines in hospitalizations for acute myocardial infarction for Medicare fee-for-service beneficiaries: progress and continuing challenges
    Jersey Chen
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Circulation 121:1322-8. 2010
  8. pmc Cumulative exposure to ionizing radiation from diagnostic and therapeutic cardiac imaging procedures: a population-based analysis
    Jersey Chen
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Yale School of Epidemiology and Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:702-11. 2010
  9. pmc Relationship between hospital readmission and mortality rates for patients hospitalized with acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, or pneumonia
    Harlan M Krumholz
    Department of Internal Medicine Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, 1 Church St, Ste 200, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    JAMA 309:587-93. 2013
  10. pmc Exposure to low-dose ionizing radiation from medical imaging procedures
    Reza Fazel
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    N Engl J Med 361:849-57. 2009

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. doi request reprint Economic evaluation of clopidogrel plus aspirin for secondary prevention of cardiovascular events in Canada for patients with established cardiovascular disease: Results from the CHARISMA trial
    Jersey Chen
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Can J Cardiol 27:222-31. 2011
    ..However, the economic implications of such a strategy for the Canadian health care system are unknown...
  2. doi request reprint Incidence of heart failure or cardiomyopathy after adjuvant trastuzumab therapy for breast cancer
    Jersey Chen
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:2504-12. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate heart failure (HF) and cardiomyopathy (CM) rates after adjuvant trastuzumab therapy and chemotherapy in a population of older women with early-stage breast cancer...
  3. pmc Skilled nursing facility referral and hospital readmission rates after heart failure or myocardial infarction
    Jersey Chen
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Med 125:100.e1-9. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Do imaging studies performed in physician offices increase downstream utilization?: an empiric analysis of cardiac stress testing with imaging
    Jersey Chen
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 4:630-7. 2011
    ..The goal of this study was to compare patterns of downstream testing and procedures after stress testing with imaging performed at physician offices versus at hospital-outpatient facilities..
  5. pmc National and regional trends in heart failure hospitalization and mortality rates for Medicare beneficiaries, 1998-2008
    Jersey Chen
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar St, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    JAMA 306:1669-78. 2011
    ..It is not known whether recent declines in ischemic heart disease and its risk factors have been accompanied by declines in heart failure (HF) hospitalization and mortality...
  6. pmc Differences in patient survival after acute myocardial infarction by hospital capability of performing percutaneous coronary intervention: implications for regionalization
    Jersey Chen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8017, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:433-9. 2010
    ..Whether regionalization will improve outcomes depends in part on the magnitude of existing differences in outcomes between PCI and non-PCI hospitals within the same health care region...
  7. doi request reprint Recent declines in hospitalizations for acute myocardial infarction for Medicare fee-for-service beneficiaries: progress and continuing challenges
    Jersey Chen
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Circulation 121:1322-8. 2010
    ..Amid recent efforts to reduce cardiovascular risk, whether rates of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in the United States have declined for elderly patients is unknown...
  8. pmc Cumulative exposure to ionizing radiation from diagnostic and therapeutic cardiac imaging procedures: a population-based analysis
    Jersey Chen
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Yale School of Epidemiology and Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:702-11. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe radiation exposure from cardiac imaging procedures over time in a general population...
  9. pmc Relationship between hospital readmission and mortality rates for patients hospitalized with acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, or pneumonia
    Harlan M Krumholz
    Department of Internal Medicine Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, 1 Church St, Ste 200, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    JAMA 309:587-93. 2013
    ..The evaluation of hospital performance as measured by RSMRs and RSRRs has not been well characterized...
  10. pmc Exposure to low-dose ionizing radiation from medical imaging procedures
    Reza Fazel
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    N Engl J Med 361:849-57. 2009
    ..The growing use of imaging procedures in the United States has raised concerns about exposure to low-dose ionizing radiation in the general population...
  11. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of clopidogrel plus aspirin versus aspirin alone for secondary prevention of cardiovascular events: results from the CHARISMA trial
    Jersey Chen
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Value Health 12:872-9. 2009
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  12. pmc Based on key measures, care quality for Medicare enrollees at safety-net and non-safety-net hospitals was almost equal
    Joseph S Ross
    Section of General Internal Medicine at Yale University s School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:1739-48. 2012
    ..For heart failure mortality, there was no difference between safety-net and non-safety-net hospitals. These findings suggest that safety-net hospitals are performing better than many would have expected...
  13. ncbi request reprint Development of 2 registry-based risk models suitable for characterizing hospital performance on 30-day all-cause mortality rates among patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention
    Jeptha P Curtis
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:628-37. 2012
    ..To date, however, we lack a methodology to monitor and improve national hospital 30-day mortality rates among patients undergoing PCI...
  14. doi request reprint Mortality and readmission for patients with heart failure among U.S. News & World Report's top heart hospitals
    Gregory K Mulvey
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:558-65. 2009
    ..The rankings of "America's Best Hospitals" by U.S. News & World Report are influential, but the performance of ranked hospitals in caring for patients with routine cardiac conditions such as heart failure is not known...
  15. doi request reprint Patterns of hospital performance in acute myocardial infarction and heart failure 30-day mortality and readmission
    Harlan M Krumholz
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine and the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:407-13. 2009
    ..We provide patterns of hospital performance, based on these measures...
  16. pmc Use and effectiveness of intra-aortic balloon pumps among patients undergoing high risk percutaneous coronary intervention: insights from the National Cardiovascular Data Registry
    Jeptha P Curtis
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8017, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:21-30. 2012
    ..We examined hospital variation in IABP use among high risk PCI patients, and determined the association of IABP use on mortality in this population...
  17. doi request reprint All-cause readmission and repeat revascularization after percutaneous coronary intervention in a cohort of medicare patients
    Jeptha P Curtis
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 54:903-7. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to report on the all-cause readmission and repeat revascularization rates after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
  18. pmc Association of door-to-balloon time and mortality in patients admitted to hospital with ST elevation myocardial infarction: national cohort study
    Saif S Rathore
    Yale University School of Medicine, 367 Cedar Street, 316 ESH, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    BMJ 338:b1807. 2009
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  19. pmc Reduction in acute myocardial infarction mortality in the United States: risk-standardized mortality rates from 1995-2006
    Harlan M Krumholz
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, 1 Church St, Ste 200, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    JAMA 302:767-73. 2009
    ..However, little has been reported about improvements in hospital short-term mortality rates or reductions in between-hospital variation in short-term mortality rates...
  20. doi request reprint An administrative claims measure suitable for profiling hospital performance on the basis of 30-day all-cause readmission rates among patients with heart failure
    Patricia S Keenan
    Section of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8088, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 1:29-37. 2008
    ..We present a model approved by the National Quality Forum for the purpose of public reporting of hospital-level readmission rates by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services...
  21. ncbi request reprint Regional variation in the treatment and outcomes of myocardial infarction: investigating New England's advantage
    Harlan M Krumholz
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn 06520 8088, USA
    Am Heart J 146:242-9. 2003
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a consumer-oriented internet health care report card: the risk of quality ratings based on mortality data
    Harlan M Krumholz
    Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar St, PO Box 208025, New Haven, CT 06520 8025, USA
    JAMA 287:1277-87. 2002
    ..However, the ability of these ratings to discriminate between hospitals is not known...
  23. doi request reprint Thirty-day outcomes in Medicare patients with heart failure at heart transplant centers
    Scott L Hummel
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich 48109 5853, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 3:244-52. 2010
    ..However, their overall performance has not previously been evaluated in a broad population of elderly patients with heart failure, many of whom are not transplant candidates...
  24. ncbi request reprint JCAHO accreditation and quality of care for acute myocardial infarction
    Jersey Chen
    Yale University School of Medicine, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:243-54. 2003
    ..These findings support current efforts to incorporate quality of care in accreditation decisions...
  25. pmc Association of physician certification and outcomes among patients receiving an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
    Jeptha P Curtis
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8017, USA
    JAMA 301:1661-70. 2009
    ..Allowing nonelectrophysiologists to perform implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) procedures is controversial. However, it is not known whether outcomes of ICD implantation vary by physician specialty...
  26. pmc Myocardial infarction and quality of care
    Jersey Chen
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn, USA
    CMAJ 179:875-6. 2008
  27. doi request reprint National trends in heart failure hospitalization after acute myocardial infarction for medicare beneficiaries: 1998-2010
    Jersey Chen
    From Kaiser Permanente, Mid Atlantic Permanente Research Institute, Rockville, MD J C Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT A F C H, K D, H M K Division of Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY K D Division of Cardiology, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO F A M and the Section of Cardiovascular Medicine and the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, and the Department of Health Policy Management, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT H M K
    Circulation 128:2577-84. 2013
    ..Previous studies have reported conflicting findings regarding how the incidence of heart failure (HF) after acute myocardial infarction (AMI) has changed over time, and data on contemporary national trends are sparse...
  28. ncbi request reprint How useful is computed tomography for screening for coronary artery disease? Screening for coronary artery disease with electron-beam computed tomography is not useful
    Jersey Chen
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Circulation 113:125-46; discussion 125-46. 2006
  29. ncbi request reprint The association between blood pressure and mortality in patients with heart failure
    Tobias T Lee
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am Heart J 151:76-83. 2006
    ..Whereas many standard heart failure therapies decrease blood pressure, the relationship between mortality and blood pressure in patients with heart failure has not been previously evaluated...