Mayur M Desai

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Global health experiences of U.S. Physicians: a mixed methods survey of clinician-researchers and health policy leaders
    S Ryan Greysen
    Division of Hospital Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0131, USA
    Global Health 9:19. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Validity of self-reported cancer history: a comparison of health interview data and cancer registry records
    M M Desai
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 153:299-306. 2001
  3. doi request reprint Statistical models and patient predictors of readmission for acute myocardial infarction: a systematic review
    Mayur M Desai
    Division of Chronic Disease Epidemiology, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:500-7. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Time trends and predictors of suicide among mental health outpatients in the Department of Veterans Affairs
    Mayur M Desai
    New England Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, NEPEC 182, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 35:115-24. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of human immunodeficiency virus testing and posttest counseling among outpatients with serious mental illness
    Mayur M Desai
    Northeast Program Evaluation Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:776-80. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Case-finding for depression among medical outpatients in the Veterans Health Administration
    Mayur M Desai
    Mental Illness Research, Education, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Med Care 44:175-81. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Unmet need for medical care among homeless adults with serious mental illness
    Mayur M Desai
    Northeast Program Evaluation Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 27:418-25. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint HIV testing and receipt of test results among homeless persons with serious mental illness
    Mayur M Desai
    VA Connecticut Healthcare System, NEPEC 182, 950 Campbell Ave, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:2287-94. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Trends in discharge disposition, mortality, and service use among long-stay psychiatric patients in the 1990s
    Mayur M Desai
    Department of Veterans Affairs Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, NEPEC 182, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:542-8. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Determinants of receipt of ambulatory medical care in a national sample of mentally ill homeless veterans
    Mayur M Desai
    Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Med Care 41:275-87. 2003

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. pmc Global health experiences of U.S. Physicians: a mixed methods survey of clinician-researchers and health policy leaders
    S Ryan Greysen
    Division of Hospital Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0131, USA
    Global Health 9:19. 2013
    ..Our objectives were to assess associations between individual characteristics and patterns of post-residency global health activities across the domains of health policy, education, and research...
  2. ncbi request reprint Validity of self-reported cancer history: a comparison of health interview data and cancer registry records
    M M Desai
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 153:299-306. 2001
    ..8%, that for colon and prostate cancers was 42.1%, and that for bladder cancer was 61.5%. Implications of these findings for prevalence estimation and future epidemiologic studies are discussed...
  3. doi request reprint Statistical models and patient predictors of readmission for acute myocardial infarction: a systematic review
    Mayur M Desai
    Division of Chronic Disease Epidemiology, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:500-7. 2009
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Time trends and predictors of suicide among mental health outpatients in the Department of Veterans Affairs
    Mayur M Desai
    New England Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, NEPEC 182, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 35:115-24. 2008
    ..Nevertheless, they highlight the importance of funding for mental health services as well as the implications of changing demographics in the VA population...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of human immunodeficiency virus testing and posttest counseling among outpatients with serious mental illness
    Mayur M Desai
    Northeast Program Evaluation Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:776-80. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Case-finding for depression among medical outpatients in the Veterans Health Administration
    Mayur M Desai
    Mental Illness Research, Education, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Med Care 44:175-81. 2006
    ..We sought to determine the rates and predictors of screening, screening positive, follow-up evaluation, and subsequent diagnosis of depression among medical outpatients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Unmet need for medical care among homeless adults with serious mental illness
    Mayur M Desai
    Northeast Program Evaluation Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 27:418-25. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint HIV testing and receipt of test results among homeless persons with serious mental illness
    Mayur M Desai
    VA Connecticut Healthcare System, NEPEC 182, 950 Campbell Ave, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:2287-94. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Trends in discharge disposition, mortality, and service use among long-stay psychiatric patients in the 1990s
    Mayur M Desai
    Department of Veterans Affairs Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, NEPEC 182, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:542-8. 2003
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Determinants of receipt of ambulatory medical care in a national sample of mentally ill homeless veterans
    Mayur M Desai
    Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Med Care 41:275-87. 2003
    ..This study used the Behavioral Model for Vulnerable Populations to identify determinants of receipt of outpatient medical care within 6 months of initial contact with a national homeless veterans outreach program...
  11. ncbi request reprint Screening for alcohol use disorders among medical outpatients: the influence of individual and facility characteristics
    Mayur M Desai
    Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, NEPEC 182, 950 Campbell Ave, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1521-6. 2005
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Mental disorders and quality of diabetes care in the veterans health administration
    Mayur M Desai
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1584-90. 2002
    ..The population of persons with mental disorders is potentially vulnerable to poor quality of medical care. This study examined the relationship between mental disorders and quality of diabetes care in a national sample of veterans...
  13. pmc Receipt of nutrition and exercise counseling among medical outpatients with psychiatric and substance use disorders
    Mayur M Desai
    Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Conn 06516, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:556-60. 2002
    ..This study examines the relationship between mental disorders and the likelihood of receiving recommended nutrition and exercise counseling...
  14. pmc Race/ethnicity and workplace discrimination: results of a national survey of physicians
    Marcella Nunez-Smith
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:1198-204. 2009
    ..Promoting racial/ethnic diversity within the physician workforce is a national priority. However, the extent of racial/ethnic discrimination reported by physicians from diverse backgrounds in today's health-care workplace is unknown...
  15. ncbi request reprint Mental disorders and quality of care among postacute myocardial infarction outpatients
    Mayur M Desai
    Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center and Northeast Program Evaluation Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven 06516, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 190:51-3. 2002
  16. pmc Correlations among risk-standardized mortality rates and among risk-standardized readmission rates within hospitals
    Leora I Horwitz
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale New Haven Health System, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Hosp Med 7:690-6. 2012
    ..Correlation among measures within the same hospital would suggest that there are common hospital-wide quality factors...
  17. ncbi request reprint Trends in hospitalization rates and outcomes of endocarditis among Medicare beneficiaries
    Behnood Bikdeli
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut
    J Am Coll Cardiol 62:2217-26. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the hospitalization rates and outcomes of endocarditis among older adults...
  18. doi request reprint Characteristics of Medicaid enrollees with frequent ED use
    Roberta Capp
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Department of Emergency Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Electronic address
    Am J Emerg Med 31:1333-7. 2013
    ..Medicaid enrollees are disproportionately represented among patients with frequent Emergency Department (ED) visits, yet prior studies investigating frequent ED users have focused on patients with all insurance types...
  19. pmc Outcomes for mitral valve surgery among Medicare fee-for-service beneficiaries, 1999 to 2008
    John A Dodson
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:298-307. 2012
    ..Therefore, we sought to determine trends in hospitalization rate, readmission, and mortality among Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) patients undergoing mitral valve surgery...
  20. pmc An administrative claims measure suitable for profiling hospital performance based on 30-day all-cause readmission rates among patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Harlan M Krumholz
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine and Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Department of Internal Medicine, and School of Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:243-52. 2011
    ....
  21. pmc Beyond insurance coverage: usual source of care in the treatment of hypertension and hypercholesterolemia. Data from the 2003-2006 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Erica S Spatz
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8088, USA
    Am Heart J 160:115-21. 2010
    ..We sought to examine the association between having a usual source of care (USOC) and receiving medication treatment of hypertension and hypercholesterolemia...
  22. pmc Sexual activity and function among middle-aged and older men and women with hypertension
    Erica S Spatz
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8088, USA
    J Hypertens 31:1096-105. 2013
    ..To determine the association of hypertension (HTN) and its treatment with sexual function in middle-aged and older adults...
  23. ncbi request reprint Quality of preventive medical care for patients with mental disorders
    Benjamin G Druss
    Department of Veterans Affairs Northeast Program Evaluation Center, West Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Med Care 40:129-36. 2002
    ..This study compares quality of preventive services between persons with and without mental/substance use disorders for a national sample of medical outpatients...
  24. doi request reprint Active transportation and cardiovascular disease risk factors in U.S. adults
    Gregg L Furie
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:621-8. 2012
    ..Better understanding of this relationship would inform efforts to increase physical activity by promoting active transportation...
  25. pmc Mental-health conditions, barriers to care, and productivity loss among officers in an urban police department
    Justin Fox
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, USA
    Conn Med 76:525-31. 2012
    ..Police officers are frequently exposed to situations that can negatively impact their mental health...
  26. ncbi request reprint Burden of illness score for elderly persons: risk adjustment incorporating the cumulative impact of diseases, physiologic abnormalities, and functional impairments
    Sharon K Inouye
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06504, USA
    Med Care 41:70-83. 2003
    ..The index was validated in a cohort of 1246 patients aged > or = 65 years from 27 hospitals. The outcome was 1-year mortality...
  27. doi request reprint Associations between mental health and surgical outcomes among women undergoing mastectomy for cancer
    Justin P Fox
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Breast J 19:276-84. 2013
    ..Greater efforts are needed to identify and manage these patients with psychiatric and substance use disorders during the perioperative period...
  28. pmc Hospital-level outcomes associated with laparoscopic colectomy for cancer in the minimally invasive era
    Justin P Fox
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Department of Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, SHM 1E 61, PO Box 208088, New Haven, CT 06520 8088, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:2112-9. 2012
    ..With broader adoption of laparoscopic colectomy for cancer in the USA, it is unclear if laparoscopic colectomy continues to be associated with shorter hospitalization and comparable morbidity...
  29. pmc Career satisfaction in primary care: a comparison of international and US medical graduates
    Peggy G Chen
    Division of Health Policy and Administration, Yale School of Public Health, 47 College Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8088, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:147-52. 2012
    ..Low career satisfaction has adverse consequences on physician recruitment and retention...
  30. pmc Gender differences in the association between body mass index and psychopathology
    Rani A Desai
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06516, USA
    CNS Spectr 14:372-83. 2009
    ..The objective of the study was to examine gender differences in the relationship between weight group (under-weight to severely obese), and Axis I and Axis II psychopathology...
  31. ncbi request reprint The effects of a targeted multicomponent delirium intervention on postdischarge outcomes for hospitalized older adults
    Sidney T Bogardus
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06504, USA
    Am J Med 114:383-90. 2003
    ..We sought to determine whether a multicomponent hospital-based intervention targeted toward risk factors for delirium had any effect on patient outcomes 6 months later...
  32. pmc National patterns of risk-standardized mortality and readmission for acute myocardial infarction and heart failure. Update on publicly reported outcomes measures based on the 2010 release
    Susannah M Bernheim
    Yale New Haven Health Services Corporation Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, 1 Church Street, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 3:459-67. 2010
    ..We provide a national perspective on hospital performance for the 2010 release of these measures...
  33. ncbi request reprint Gambling, health and age: data from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Rani A Desai
    Yale University and Veteran s Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 21:431-40. 2007
    ..g., obesity) but also with some positive measures (e.g., better physical and mental functioning). Longitudinal studies are needed to clarify the relationship between gambling and health in older adults in the context of healthy aging...
  34. pmc Usual source of care and outcomes following acute myocardial infarction
    Erica S Spatz
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:862-9. 2014
    ..The quality of the relationship between a patient and their usual source of care may impact outcomes, especially after an acute clinical event requiring regular follow-up...
  35. pmc Trends in intracranial stenting among medicare beneficiaries in the United States, 2006-2010
    Aakriti Gupta
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    J Am Heart Assoc 2:e000084. 2013
    ..We sought to determine the trends in rates of ICS use and associated outcomes in the United States...
  36. pmc Relationship between use of water from community-scale water treatment refill kiosks and childhood diarrhea in Jakarta
    Laura C Sima
    Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:979-84. 2012
    ..Purchasing water from low-cost water kiosks is associated with a reduction in diarrhea risk similar to that found for bottled water...
  37. pmc Health care workplace discrimination and physician turnover
    Marcella Nunez-Smith
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:1274-82. 2009
    ..To examine the association between physician race/ ethnicity, workplace discrimination, and physician job turnover...
  38. ncbi request reprint Anxiety, depression, and posttraumatic stress in Iranian survivors of chemical warfare
    Farnoosh Hashemian
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn 06511, USA
    JAMA 296:560-6. 2006
    ..While much is known about the physical consequences of chemical warfare, there is a paucity of information about the long-term effects of chemical attacks on mental health...
  39. doi request reprint From here to JUPITER: identifying new patients for statin therapy using data from the 1999-2004 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Erica S Spatz
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8088, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:41-8. 2009
    ..We estimate the size of and describe this new population for whom statin therapy may now be indicated based on JUPITER's findings...
  40. doi request reprint Short-term outcomes of ablation therapy for hepatic tumors: evidence from the 2006-2009 nationwide inpatient sample
    Justin P Fox
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:3677-86. 2012
    ..We conducted this study to describe in-hospital morbidity associated with RFA for hepatic tumors and to identify predictors of adverse events in a nationally representative database...
  41. doi request reprint Outcomes and costs associated with robotic colectomy in the minimally invasive era
    Joshua A Tyler
    Department of Surgery, San Antonio Military Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas 78234, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 56:458-66. 2013
    ..Robotic-assisted surgery has become increasingly common; however, it is unclear if its use for colectomy improves in-hospital outcomes compared with the laparoscopic approach...
  42. pmc Complementary and alternative medicine use in chronic liver disease patients
    Leah M Ferrucci
    Yale School of Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 44:e40-5. 2010
    ....
  43. doi request reprint Assessment of latrine use and quality and association with risk of trachoma in rural Tanzania
    Maggie A Montgomery
    Environmental Engineering Program, Yale University, PO Box 208286, New Haven, CT 06520 8286, USA
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 104:283-9. 2010
    ..Although latrine use in the communities was high, latrines, regardless of quality, were significantly associated with decreased risk of trachoma. These findings underscore the importance of achieving 100% latrine use in communities...
  44. doi request reprint Dietary intake in Head Start vs non-Head Start preschool-aged children: results from the 1999-2004 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Emily M Bucholz
    Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 111:1021-30. 2011
    ..To determine whether dietary intakes of children enrolled in Head Start programs differ from those of children not attending preschool or children in non-Head Start programs...
  45. ncbi request reprint Association of alcohol abuse and injection drug use with immunologic and virologic responses to HAART in HIV-positive patients from urban community health clinics
    Timothy J Henrich
    Department of Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Community Health 33:69-77. 2008
    ..This study highlights the importance for clinicians of understanding the negative associations of substance abuse with the treatment response of HIV-infected patients at urban health centers...