Lisa I Backus

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The Immunology Case Registry
    L Backus
    Center for Quality Management in Public Health, 3801 Miranda Avenue 132, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 54:S12-5. 2001
  2. pmc Specialists' and primary care physicians' participation in medicaid managed care
    L Backus
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 16:815-21. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of hepatitis C virus coinfection on survival in veterans with HIV treated with highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Lisa I Backus
    Center for Quality Management in Public Health, Veterans Health Administration, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 39:613-9. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Assessment and utilization of rapid virologic response in US veterans with chronic hepatitis C: evaluating provider adherence to practice guidelines
    Elizabeth W Hwang
    Population Health Program Office of Public Health, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 47:264-70. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Early virologic responses and hematologic safety of direct-acting antiviral therapies in veterans with chronic hepatitis C
    Pamela S Belperio
    Population Health Program Office of Public Health, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 11:1021-7. 2013
  6. doi request reprint National quality forum performance measures for HIV/AIDS care: the Department of Veterans Affairs' experience
    Lisa I Backus
    Center for Quality Management in Public Health, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:1239-46. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Postmarketing use of enfuvirtide in veterans: provider compliance with criteria for use, overall efficacy, and tolerability
    Pamela S Belperio
    Center for Quality Management in Public Health, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 42:1573-80. 2008
  8. pmc Clinical Case Registries: simultaneous local and national disease registries for population quality management
    Lisa I Backus
    Center for Quality Management in Public Health, Palo Alto HCS, 3801 Miranda Avenue 132, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:775-83. 2009
  9. doi request reprint A sustained virologic response reduces risk of all-cause mortality in patients with hepatitis C
    Lisa I Backus
    Center for Quality Management in Public Health, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, California, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 9:509-516.e1. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Predictors of response of US veterans to treatment for the hepatitis C virus
    Lisa I Backus
    Center for Quality Management in Public Health, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Hepatology 46:37-47. 2007

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint The Immunology Case Registry
    L Backus
    Center for Quality Management in Public Health, 3801 Miranda Avenue 132, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 54:S12-5. 2001
    ..As local data capture improves, the ICR will prove to be an invaluable resource for assessing the quality of HIV care in the VA system and patient outcomes from that care...
  2. pmc Specialists' and primary care physicians' participation in medicaid managed care
    L Backus
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 16:815-21. 2001
    ..To compare specialist and primary care physician participation in California's Medicaid fee-for-service and managed care programs...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of hepatitis C virus coinfection on survival in veterans with HIV treated with highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Lisa I Backus
    Center for Quality Management in Public Health, Veterans Health Administration, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 39:613-9. 2005
    ..Several studies have investigated the effect of coinfection on mortality, with conflicting results...
  4. doi request reprint Assessment and utilization of rapid virologic response in US veterans with chronic hepatitis C: evaluating provider adherence to practice guidelines
    Elizabeth W Hwang
    Population Health Program Office of Public Health, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 47:264-70. 2013
    ..As representative of overall provider adherence to practice guidelines, provider adherence to specific recommendations regarding rapid virologic response (RVR) was assessed...
  5. doi request reprint Early virologic responses and hematologic safety of direct-acting antiviral therapies in veterans with chronic hepatitis C
    Pamela S Belperio
    Population Health Program Office of Public Health, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 11:1021-7. 2013
    ..We aimed to evaluate real-world experience with DAA-based regimens...
  6. doi request reprint National quality forum performance measures for HIV/AIDS care: the Department of Veterans Affairs' experience
    Lisa I Backus
    Center for Quality Management in Public Health, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:1239-46. 2010
    ..We assessed performance using available electronic data for the large, diverse population with HIV in the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and evaluated the influence of patient and resource factors...
  7. doi request reprint Postmarketing use of enfuvirtide in veterans: provider compliance with criteria for use, overall efficacy, and tolerability
    Pamela S Belperio
    Center for Quality Management in Public Health, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 42:1573-80. 2008
    ..Because of its uniqueness, the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) implemented specific enfuvirtide prescribing and follow-up criteria (criteria for use; CFU) and then assessed providers' compliance with these criteria and outcomes...
  8. pmc Clinical Case Registries: simultaneous local and national disease registries for population quality management
    Lisa I Backus
    Center for Quality Management in Public Health, Palo Alto HCS, 3801 Miranda Avenue 132, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:775-83. 2009
    ..Local and national reports covering demographics, resource usage, quality of care metrics and medication safety issues have been generated...
  9. doi request reprint A sustained virologic response reduces risk of all-cause mortality in patients with hepatitis C
    Lisa I Backus
    Center for Quality Management in Public Health, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, California, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 9:509-516.e1. 2011
    ..The impact of SVR on all-cause mortality is not well documented by HCV genotype or in populations in routine medical practice with substantial comorbidities...
  10. ncbi request reprint Predictors of response of US veterans to treatment for the hepatitis C virus
    Lisa I Backus
    Center for Quality Management in Public Health, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Hepatology 46:37-47. 2007
    ..For genotype 3 patients, only receiving PEG-INF 2A affected the likelihood of an SVR; its effect was positive...
  11. doi request reprint Real-world effectiveness and predictors of sustained virological response with all-oral therapy in 21,242 hepatitis C genotype-1 patients
    Lisa I Backus
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Population Health Services, Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Antivir Ther . 2016
    ..We evaluated effectiveness and identified predictors of SVR for ledipasvir/sofosbuvir±ribavirin (LDV/SOF±RBV) and ombitasvir/paritaprevir/ritonavir+dasabuvir (OPrD)±RBV in patients treated in routine practice...
  12. doi request reprint Real-world effectiveness of ledipasvir/sofosbuvir in 4,365 treatment-naive, genotype 1 hepatitis C-infected patients
    Lisa I Backus
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA
    Hepatology 64:405-14. 2016
    ..25) and with baseline HCV RNA<6,000,000 IU/mL, SVR rates were 93.2% (1,020/1,094) for those who completed 8 weeks of therapy and 96.6% (875/906) for those who completed 12 weeks of therapy (P = 0.001)...
  13. pmc Impact of race/ethnicity and gender on HCV screening and prevalence among U.S. veterans in Department of Veterans Affairs Care
    Lisa I Backus
    Lisa I Backus, Pamela S Belperio, Timothy P Loomis, and Larry A Mole are with the Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Public Health Population Health, Washington, DC Lisa Backus is also with the Department of Medicine, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA Pamela S Belperio is also with the Department of Pharmacy, VA Greater Los Angeles Health Care System, Los Angeles, CA
    Am J Public Health 104:S555-61. 2014
    ..We assessed HCV screening and prevalence among veterans and estimated the potential impact of complete birth cohort screening, accounting for the disparate HCV disease burden by race/ethnicity and gender...
  14. ncbi request reprint HIV, hepatitis C and HIV/hepatitis C virus co-infection in vulnerable populations
    Lisa I Backus
    Center for Quality Management in Public Health, US Department of Veterans Affairs, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    AIDS 19:S13-9. 2005
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  15. doi request reprint Surveyed Enrollees in Veterans Affairs Health Care: How They Differ From Eligible Veterans Surveyed by BRFSS
    Barbara R Phillips
    Population Health Program, Office of Public Health, Veterans Health Administration, 3801 Miranda Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304
    Mil Med 180:1161-9. 2015
    ..Knowledge of these differences is important in planning better services for Veterans who enroll and in encouraging additional enrollment...
  16. doi request reprint Impact of provider type on hepatitis C outcomes with boceprevir-based and telaprevir-based regimens
    Lisa I Backus
    Office of Public Health Population Health Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 49:329-35. 2015
    ..To examine the effect of provider type on outcomes and safety in a large hepatitis C virus (HCV)-infected cohort treated in routine medical practice...
  17. ncbi request reprint A population approach to disease management: hepatitis C direct-acting antiviral use in a large health care system
    Pamela S Belperio
    Department of Veterans Affairs, 3801 Miranda Ave 132, Palo Alto, CA 94304
    J Manag Care Spec Pharm 20:533-40. 2014
    ..Comparative safety and effectiveness data in real-world populations upon which to make formulary decisions did not exist...
  18. ncbi request reprint Provider prescribing of 4 antiretroviral agents after implementation of drug use guidelines in the Department of Veterans Affairs
    Pamela S Belperio
    Center for Quality Management in Public Health, Department of Veterans Affairs, 3801 Miranda Ave M C 132, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Manag Care Pharm 15:323-34. 2009
    ..These criteria are disseminated to all VHA facilities...
  19. pmc Cascade of Care for Hepatitis C Virus Infection Within the US Veterans Health Administration
    Marissa M Maier
    Marissa M Maier is with the VA Portland Health Care System, Veterans Health Administration VHA, Portland, OR, and the Office of Public Health HIV, Hepatitis, and Public Health Pathogens Programs, VHA, Washington, DC David B Ross is with the VA Washington DC Health Care System, and the Office of Public Health HIV, Hepatitis, and Public Health Pathogens Programs, VHA, Washington, DC Maggie Chartier is with the VA San Francisco Health Care System, VHA, San Francisco, CA, and the Office of Public Health HIV, Hepatitis, and Public Health Pathogens Programs, VHA, Washington, DC Pamela S Belperio is with the VA Greater Los Angeles Health Care System, VHA, Los Angeles, CA, and the Office of Public Health Population Health, VHA, Washington, DC Lisa I Backus is with the VA Palo Alto Health Care System, VHA, Palo Alto, CA, and the Office of Public Health Population Health, VHA, Washington, DC
    Am J Public Health 106:353-8. 2016
    ..We measured the quality of HCV care using a cascade of HCV care model...
  20. ncbi request reprint Retention in care: a challenge to survival with HIV infection
    Thomas P Giordano
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:1493-9. 2007
    ..Patients with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection need lifelong medical care, but many do not remain in care. The effect of poor retention in care on survival is not known, and we sought to quantify that relationship...