Kevin B Weiss

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Future of board certification in a new era of public accountability
    Kevin B Weiss
    American Board of Medical Specialties, Chicago, Illinois 60601, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:S32-9. 2010
  2. doi request reprint The association between community crime and childhood asthma prevalence in Chicago
    Ruchi S Gupta
    Institute for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ilinois, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 104:299-306. 2010
  3. pmc Obesity and asthma morbidity in a community-based adult cohort in a large urban area: the Chicago Initiative to Raise Asthma Health Equity (CHIRAH)
    Leslie C Grammer
    Division of Allergy Immunology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Asthma 47:491-5. 2010
  4. pmc Improving asthma self-efficacy: developing and testing a pilot community-based asthma intervention for African American adults
    Molly A Martin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 123:153-159.e3. 2009
  5. doi request reprint A community-based study of tobacco smoke exposure among inner-city children with asthma in Chicago
    Rajesh Kumar
    Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:754-759.e1. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Patterns of healthcare utilization by COPD severity: a pilot study
    Min J Joo
    Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, 840 S Wood St, M C 719, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Lung 186:307-12. 2008
  7. pmc The impact of health literacy and socioeconomic status on asthma disparities
    Laura M Curtis
    Health Literacy and Learning Program, Division of General Internal Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Asthma 49:178-83. 2012
  8. doi request reprint The 2007 National Asthma Education and Prevention Program asthma guidelines: accelerating their implementation and facilitating their impact on children with asthma
    Ruchi S Gupta
    Institute for Healthcare Studies and Department of Pediatrics, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 2300 Children s Plaza, Box 157, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    Pediatrics 123:S193-8. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Commentary: Building the evidence base in support of the American Board of Medical Specialties maintenance of certification program
    Richard E Hawkins
    American Board of Medical Specialties, Chicago, Illinois 60601, USA
    Acad Med 86:6-7. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Eliminating asthma disparities: is there evidence of progress?
    Ruchi S Gupta
    Institute for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 15:72-8. 2009

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Future of board certification in a new era of public accountability
    Kevin B Weiss
    American Board of Medical Specialties, Chicago, Illinois 60601, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:S32-9. 2010
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  2. doi request reprint The association between community crime and childhood asthma prevalence in Chicago
    Ruchi S Gupta
    Institute for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ilinois, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 104:299-306. 2010
    ..Little attention has been given to exposure to crime as a possible socioenvironmental contributor to variability in urban childhood asthma prevalence...
  3. pmc Obesity and asthma morbidity in a community-based adult cohort in a large urban area: the Chicago Initiative to Raise Asthma Health Equity (CHIRAH)
    Leslie C Grammer
    Division of Allergy Immunology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Asthma 47:491-5. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Improving asthma self-efficacy: developing and testing a pilot community-based asthma intervention for African American adults
    Molly A Martin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 123:153-159.e3. 2009
    ..Interventions that improve asthma self-efficacy for appropriate self-management behaviors might ultimately improve asthma control in this population...
  5. doi request reprint A community-based study of tobacco smoke exposure among inner-city children with asthma in Chicago
    Rajesh Kumar
    Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:754-759.e1. 2008
    ..Little is known about the level of tobacco exposure and the factors that influence exposure in children with persistent asthma...
  6. doi request reprint Patterns of healthcare utilization by COPD severity: a pilot study
    Min J Joo
    Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, 840 S Wood St, M C 719, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Lung 186:307-12. 2008
    ..Patients in the "at risk" group had a decrement in health status, significant utilization of healthcare services, and were often receiving medications not consistent with guidelines...
  7. pmc The impact of health literacy and socioeconomic status on asthma disparities
    Laura M Curtis
    Health Literacy and Learning Program, Division of General Internal Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Asthma 49:178-83. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the independent contributions of SES and health literacy in explaining asthma disparities...
  8. doi request reprint The 2007 National Asthma Education and Prevention Program asthma guidelines: accelerating their implementation and facilitating their impact on children with asthma
    Ruchi S Gupta
    Institute for Healthcare Studies and Department of Pediatrics, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 2300 Children s Plaza, Box 157, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    Pediatrics 123:S193-8. 2009
    ..The goals of this report are to examine the adoption of earlier versions of the National Asthma Education and Prevention Program guidelines and to suggest opportunities for rapid adoption of the newly released guidelines...
  9. doi request reprint Commentary: Building the evidence base in support of the American Board of Medical Specialties maintenance of certification program
    Richard E Hawkins
    American Board of Medical Specialties, Chicago, Illinois 60601, USA
    Acad Med 86:6-7. 2011
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Eliminating asthma disparities: is there evidence of progress?
    Ruchi S Gupta
    Institute for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 15:72-8. 2009
    ..This review assesses the current status of asthma inequities from the perspective of disease development, progression, and outcomes...
  11. doi request reprint The Back to School asthma study: the effect of montelukast on asthma burden when initiated prophylactically at the start of the school year
    Kevin B Weiss
    Institute for Healthcare Studies and Department of Medicine, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 105:174-81. 2010
    ..Pediatric asthma hospitalizations peak in early autumn...
  12. doi request reprint Commentary: shifting the focus of physician assessment in the United States
    Kevin B Weiss
    Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, Chicago, IL 60654, USA
    Acad Med 87:1660-1. 2012
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  13. doi request reprint Adult emergency department patients with sickle cell pain crisis: a learning collaborative model to improve analgesic management
    Paula Tanabe
    Department of Emergency Medicine, the Institute for Healthcare Studies, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:399-407. 2010
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  14. pmc The protective effect of community factors on childhood asthma
    Ruchi S Gupta
    Institute for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 123:1297-304.e2. 2009
    ..Asthma burden in the US is not evenly distributed. Although asthma prevalence varies widely across urban neighborhoods, little attention has been paid to the community as a key contributor...
  15. doi request reprint Effect of depression care on outcomes in COPD patients with depression
    Neil Jordan
    Northwestern University, 710 N Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Chest 135:626-32. 2009
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  16. ncbi request reprint Gaps in pediatric clinician communication and opportunities for improvement
    Donna M Woods
    Institute for Healthcare Studies, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Healthc Qual 30:43-54. 2008
    ..Results of this investigation highlighted gaps in pediatric clinician communication and opportunities for improvement...
  17. ncbi request reprint Evaluating physician performance at individualizing care: a pilot study tracking contextual errors in medical decision making
    Saul J Weiner
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Med Decis Making 27:726-34. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop and test a methodology for measuring physicians' performance at contextualizing care and compare it to their performance at planning biomedically appropriate care...