J E Ware

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Publications

  1. ncbi Interpreting SF-36 summary health measures: a response
    J E Ware
    Quality Metric, Inc, Lincoln, RI 02865, USA
    Qual Life Res 10:405-13; discussion 415-20. 2001
  2. ncbi Health-related quality of life in chronic hepatitis C: impact of disease and treatment response. The Interventional Therapy Group
    J E Ware
    Health Assessment Lab, New England Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Hepatology 30:550-5. 1999
  3. ncbi The SF-36 Arthritis-Specific Health Index (ASHI): I. Development and cross-validation of scoring algorithms
    J E Ware
    Health Assessment Lab, Health Institute, New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Med Care 37:MS40-50. 1999
  4. ncbi Differences in 4-year health outcomes for elderly and poor, chronically ill patients treated in HMO and fee-for-service systems. Results from the Medical Outcomes Study
    J E Ware
    The Health Institute, New England Medical Center, Boston, Mass 02111, USA
    JAMA 276:1039-47. 1996
  5. ncbi Linking primary care performance to outcomes of care
    D G Safran
    Health Institute, New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Fam Pract 47:213-20. 1998
  6. ncbi Organizational and financial characteristics of health plans: are they related to primary care performance?
    D G Safran
    Health Institute, New England Medical Center, Department of Medicine, Tufts University, Boston, Mass 02111, USA
    Arch Intern Med 160:69-76. 2000
  7. ncbi The SF-36 Arthritis-Specific Health Index (ASHI): II. Tests of validity in four clinical trials
    S D Keller
    Health Assessment Lab, Health Institute, New England Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Med Care 37:MS51-60. 1999
  8. ncbi A six-item short-form survey for measuring headache impact: the HIT-6
    M Kosinski
    QualityMetric Incorporated Lincoln, RI 02865, USA
    Qual Life Res 12:963-74. 2003
  9. ncbi A questionnaire to assess the generic and disease-specific health outcomes of patients with chronic hepatitis C
    M S Bayliss
    Health Institute, New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Qual Life Res 7:39-55. 1998
  10. pmc Comparison of responses to SF-36 Health Survey questions with one-week and four-week recall periods
    S D Keller
    Health Institute, New England Medical Center Hospitals, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Health Serv Res 32:367-84. 1997

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi Interpreting SF-36 summary health measures: a response
    J E Ware
    Quality Metric, Inc, Lincoln, RI 02865, USA
    Qual Life Res 10:405-13; discussion 415-20. 2001
    ..sf-36.com/test...
  2. ncbi Health-related quality of life in chronic hepatitis C: impact of disease and treatment response. The Interventional Therapy Group
    J E Ware
    Health Assessment Lab, New England Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Hepatology 30:550-5. 1999
    ..Successful treatment of CHC improved HQL as measured by both CHC-specific and generic measures of functional health and well being...
  3. ncbi The SF-36 Arthritis-Specific Health Index (ASHI): I. Development and cross-validation of scoring algorithms
    J E Ware
    Health Assessment Lab, Health Institute, New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Med Care 37:MS40-50. 1999
    ....
  4. ncbi Differences in 4-year health outcomes for elderly and poor, chronically ill patients treated in HMO and fee-for-service systems. Results from the Medical Outcomes Study
    J E Ware
    The Health Institute, New England Medical Center, Boston, Mass 02111, USA
    JAMA 276:1039-47. 1996
    ..To compare physical and mental health outcomes of chronically ill adults, including elderly and poor subgroups, treated in health maintenance organization (HMO) and fee-for-service (FFS) systems...
  5. ncbi Linking primary care performance to outcomes of care
    D G Safran
    Health Institute, New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Fam Pract 47:213-20. 1998
    ....
  6. ncbi Organizational and financial characteristics of health plans: are they related to primary care performance?
    D G Safran
    Health Institute, New England Medical Center, Department of Medicine, Tufts University, Boston, Mass 02111, USA
    Arch Intern Med 160:69-76. 2000
    ..Pervasive changes in our nation's health care delivery systems, including the emergence of new forms of managed care, compel more current data...
  7. ncbi The SF-36 Arthritis-Specific Health Index (ASHI): II. Tests of validity in four clinical trials
    S D Keller
    Health Assessment Lab, Health Institute, New England Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Med Care 37:MS51-60. 1999
    ..This study compared the responsiveness of the ASHI and other generic scales and summary measures scored from the SF-36 in clinical trials of health outcomes for patients with arthritis...
  8. ncbi A six-item short-form survey for measuring headache impact: the HIT-6
    M Kosinski
    QualityMetric Incorporated Lincoln, RI 02865, USA
    Qual Life Res 12:963-74. 2003
    ..Migraine and other severe headaches can cause suffering and reduce functioning and productivity. Patients are the best source of information about such impact...
  9. ncbi A questionnaire to assess the generic and disease-specific health outcomes of patients with chronic hepatitis C
    M S Bayliss
    Health Institute, New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Qual Life Res 7:39-55. 1998
    ..This instrument will be useful in studies of health outcome among patients with CHC, a condition whose health burden appears to have been underestimated in studies to date...
  10. pmc Comparison of responses to SF-36 Health Survey questions with one-week and four-week recall periods
    S D Keller
    Health Institute, New England Medical Center Hospitals, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Health Serv Res 32:367-84. 1997
    ..To compare the measurement properties of acute (one-week recall) and standard (four-week recall) versions of SF-36 Health Survey (SF-36) scale scores...
  11. ncbi A new tool for monitoring asthma outcomes: the ITG Asthma Short Form
    M S Bayliss
    QualityMetric, Inc, Lincoln, RI, USA
    Qual Life Res 9:451-66. 2000
    ..Asthma treatment has broadened from managing clinical markers to incorporate factors that are most meaningful to patients, collectively called health-related quality of life (HQL)...
  12. ncbi Monitoring health outcomes among patients with arthritis using the SF-36 Health Survey: overview
    S D Keller
    Health Assessment Lab, Health Institute, New England Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Med Care 37:MS1-9. 1999
    ....
  13. ncbi Sleep problems, health-related quality of life, work functioning and health care utilization among the chronically ill
    M Manocchia
    Health and Addictions Research, Inc, Boston, MA 02116, USA
    Qual Life Res 10:331-45. 2001
    ..To provide a comprehensive assessment of whether sleep problems among the chronically ill are associated with decrements in functional health and well-being, decreases in work functioning and increases in the use of health care services...
  14. ncbi The responsiveness of headache impact scales scored using 'classical' and 'modern' psychometric methods: a re-analysis of three clinical trials
    M Kosinski
    QualityMetric Incorporated, Lincoln, RI, USA
    Qual Life Res 12:903-12. 2003
    ..While item response theory (IRT) offers many theoretical advantages over classical test theory in the construction and scoring of patient based measures of health few studies compare scales constructed from both methodologies head to head...
  15. pmc Asian-American patient ratings of physician primary care performance
    D A Taira
    Health Institute, New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 12:237-42. 1997
    ..Future research needs to focus on Asian-Americans to determine the generalizability of these findings and the extent to which they reflect differences in survey response tendencies or actual quality differences...