P H Van Ness

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Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Efficacy and effectiveness as aspects of cluster randomized trials with nursing home residents: methodological insights from a pneumonia prevention trial
    Peter H Van Ness
    Department of Internal Medicine, Geriatrics Section, and the Program on Aging, Yale University School of Medicine, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:1124-31. 2012
  2. pmc Multivariate graphical methods provide an insightful way to formulate explanatory hypotheses from limited categorical data
    Peter H Van Ness
    Geriatrics Section, Department of Internal Medicine and the Program on Aging, Yale University School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511 6664 USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 65:179-88. 2012
  3. pmc A research algorithm to improve detection of delirium in the intensive care unit
    Margaret A Pisani
    Department of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Section, and the Program on Aging, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8057, USA
    Crit Care 10:R121. 2006
  4. pmc Gerontologic biostatistics: the statistical challenges of clinical research with older study participants
    Peter H Van Ness
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1386-92. 2010
  5. pmc Inverse intensity weighting in generalized linear models as an option for analyzing longitudinal data with triggered observations
    Peter H Van Ness
    Program on Aging, Yale University School of Medicine, 300 George Street, Suite 775, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:105-12. 2010
  6. pmc Religion, risk, and medical decision making at the end of life
    Peter H Van Ness
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Program on Aging, and Yale School of Public Health, 300 George Street, Suite 775, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Aging Health 20:545-59. 2008
  7. pmc Testing measurement reliability in older populations: methods for informed discrimination in instrument selection and application
    Peter H Van Ness
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Program on Aging, 300 George Street, Suite 775, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    J Aging Health 20:183-97. 2008
  8. pmc The use of missingness screens in clinical epidemiologic research has implications for regression modeling
    Peter H Van Ness
    Program on Aging, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University, School of Medicine, 300 George Street Suite 775, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:1239-45. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Religion, race, and breast cancer survival
    Peter H Van Ness
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 33:357-75. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic marginality and health services utilization among Central Harlem substance users
    Peter H Van Ness
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 39:61-85. 2004

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Efficacy and effectiveness as aspects of cluster randomized trials with nursing home residents: methodological insights from a pneumonia prevention trial
    Peter H Van Ness
    Department of Internal Medicine, Geriatrics Section, and the Program on Aging, Yale University School of Medicine, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:1124-31. 2012
    ..e., hybrid designs) can address some of the methodological challenges of conducting clinical research in nursing homes; they have distinctive advantages and some limitations...
  2. pmc Multivariate graphical methods provide an insightful way to formulate explanatory hypotheses from limited categorical data
    Peter H Van Ness
    Geriatrics Section, Department of Internal Medicine and the Program on Aging, Yale University School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511 6664 USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 65:179-88. 2012
    ..Graphical methods for generating explanatory hypotheses from limited categorical data are described and illustrated...
  3. pmc A research algorithm to improve detection of delirium in the intensive care unit
    Margaret A Pisani
    Department of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Section, and the Program on Aging, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8057, USA
    Crit Care 10:R121. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a research algorithm to enhance detection of delirium in critically ill ICU patients using chart review to complement a validated clinical delirium instrument...
  4. pmc Gerontologic biostatistics: the statistical challenges of clinical research with older study participants
    Peter H Van Ness
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1386-92. 2010
    ..These conceptual and methodological resources have been developed in the context of several collaborating Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Centers...
  5. pmc Inverse intensity weighting in generalized linear models as an option for analyzing longitudinal data with triggered observations
    Peter H Van Ness
    Program on Aging, Yale University School of Medicine, 300 George Street, Suite 775, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:105-12. 2010
    ..An additional benefit of the analytical approach presented is that it allows for assessment of the utility of triggered sampling in longitudinal studies...
  6. pmc Religion, risk, and medical decision making at the end of life
    Peter H Van Ness
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Program on Aging, and Yale School of Public Health, 300 George Street, Suite 775, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Aging Health 20:545-59. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to present empirical evidence about whether religious patients are more or less willing to undergo the risks associated with potentially life-sustaining treatment...
  7. pmc Testing measurement reliability in older populations: methods for informed discrimination in instrument selection and application
    Peter H Van Ness
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Program on Aging, 300 George Street, Suite 775, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    J Aging Health 20:183-97. 2008
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  8. pmc The use of missingness screens in clinical epidemiologic research has implications for regression modeling
    Peter H Van Ness
    Program on Aging, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University, School of Medicine, 300 George Street Suite 775, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:1239-45. 2007
    ..We illustrate methods for understanding whether missing values are ignorable and describe implications of their use in regression modeling...
  9. ncbi request reprint Religion, race, and breast cancer survival
    Peter H Van Ness
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 33:357-75. 2003
    ..The study investigated whether any of four measures of religiousness predicted longer survival for 145 African-American and 177 White women diagnosed with breast cancer in Connecticut between January 1987 and March 1989...
  10. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic marginality and health services utilization among Central Harlem substance users
    Peter H Van Ness
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 39:61-85. 2004
    ..Results are supportive of a public health model of drug user treatment that recommends that it occur as part of an integrated strategy addressing poverty, homelessness, violence, and related social problems...
  11. ncbi request reprint Religion and cognitive dysfunction in an elderly cohort
    Peter H Van Ness
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 58:S21-9. 2003
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  12. ncbi request reprint Religion, senescence, and mental health: the end of life is not the end of hope
    Peter H Van Ness
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:386-97. 2002
    ..Religion's effects on mental health are generally protective in direction but modest in strength...
  13. ncbi request reprint The concept of risk in biomedical research involving human subjects
    P H Van Ness
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, 60 College St, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Bioethics 15:364-70. 2001
    ..As a precondition of harm it is unintended and undesirable in projects of biomedical research. It requires ethical vigilance. As a vehicle of chance, however, it is both intended and desirable. It requires methodological appreciation...