Pedro Gozalo

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Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Effect of influenza on functional decline
    Pedro L Gozalo
    Department of Health Services, Policy and Practice, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1260-7. 2012
  2. pmc The effect of Medicaid nursing home reimbursement policy on Medicare hospice use in nursing homes
    Susan C Miller
    Center for Gerontology and Healthcare Research, Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Med Care 49:797-802. 2011
  3. pmc End-of-life transitions among nursing home residents with cognitive issues
    Pedro Gozalo
    Brown University Program in Public Health, Department of Health Services, Policy, and Practice, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    N Engl J Med 365:1212-21. 2011
  4. pmc Feeding tubes and the prevention or healing of pressure ulcers
    Joan M Teno
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Arch Intern Med 172:697-701. 2012
  5. ncbi Government expenditures at the end of life for short- and long-stay nursing home residents: differences by hospice enrollment status
    Susan C Miller
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02919, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1284-92. 2004
  6. pmc Psychosocial telephone intervention for dementia caregivers: A randomized, controlled trial
    Geoffrey Tremont
    Department of Psychiatry, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA Electronic address
    Alzheimers Dement 11:541-8. 2015
  7. pmc Terminal hospitalizations of nursing home residents: does facility increasing the rate of do not resuscitate orders reduce them?
    Joan M Teno
    The Warren Albert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, RI 02912, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 41:1040-7. 2011
  8. pmc Volume Matters: Returning Home After Hip Fracture
    Pedro Gozalo
    Department of Health Services, Policy and Practice, School of Public Health, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
    J Am Geriatr Soc 63:2043-51. 2015
  9. pmc What happens to patients when they fracture their hip during a skilled nursing facility stay?
    Natalie E Leland
    T H Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry and Davis School of Gerontology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, RI Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 16:767-74. 2015
  10. pmc An Examination of the First 30 Days After Patients are Discharged to the Community From Hip Fracture Postacute Care
    Natalie E Leland
    T H Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry and Davis School of Gerontology, The University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA Department of Health Services, Policy and Practice and the Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, RI Abt Associates, Boston, MA The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth, Hanover, NH
    Med Care 53:879-87. 2015

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Publications24

  1. pmc Effect of influenza on functional decline
    Pedro L Gozalo
    Department of Health Services, Policy and Practice, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1260-7. 2012
    ..To examine the relationship between influenza and activity of daily living (ADL) decline and other clinical indicators in nursing home (NH) residents...
  2. pmc The effect of Medicaid nursing home reimbursement policy on Medicare hospice use in nursing homes
    Susan C Miller
    Center for Gerontology and Healthcare Research, Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Med Care 49:797-802. 2011
    ..To understand how changes in Medicaid nursing home (NH) reimbursement policy and rates affect a NH's approach to end-of-life care (ie, its use of hospice)...
  3. pmc End-of-life transitions among nursing home residents with cognitive issues
    Pedro Gozalo
    Brown University Program in Public Health, Department of Health Services, Policy, and Practice, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    N Engl J Med 365:1212-21. 2011
    ..Health care transitions in the last months of life can be burdensome and potentially of limited clinical benefit for patients with advanced cognitive and functional impairment...
  4. pmc Feeding tubes and the prevention or healing of pressure ulcers
    Joan M Teno
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Arch Intern Med 172:697-701. 2012
    ..Using national data, we set out to determine whether percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tubes prevent or help heal pressure ulcers in nursing home (NH) residents with advanced cognitive impairment (ACI)...
  5. ncbi Government expenditures at the end of life for short- and long-stay nursing home residents: differences by hospice enrollment status
    Susan C Miller
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02919, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1284-92. 2004
    ..To examine end-of-life government expenditures for short- and long-stay Medicare- and Medicaid-eligible (dual-eligible) nursing home (NH) hospice and nonhospice residents...
  6. pmc Psychosocial telephone intervention for dementia caregivers: A randomized, controlled trial
    Geoffrey Tremont
    Department of Psychiatry, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA Electronic address
    Alzheimers Dement 11:541-8. 2015
    ..Identifying effective and accessible interventions for dementia caregivers is critical as dementia prevalence increases...
  7. pmc Terminal hospitalizations of nursing home residents: does facility increasing the rate of do not resuscitate orders reduce them?
    Joan M Teno
    The Warren Albert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, RI 02912, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 41:1040-7. 2011
    ..Terminal hospitalizations are costly and often avoidable with appropriate advance care planning...
  8. pmc Volume Matters: Returning Home After Hip Fracture
    Pedro Gozalo
    Department of Health Services, Policy and Practice, School of Public Health, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
    J Am Geriatr Soc 63:2043-51. 2015
    ..To examine the effect of the relationship between volume (number of hip fracture admissions during the 12 months before participant's fracture) and other facility characteristics on outcomes...
  9. pmc What happens to patients when they fracture their hip during a skilled nursing facility stay?
    Natalie E Leland
    T H Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry and Davis School of Gerontology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, RI Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 16:767-74. 2015
    ..To characterize outcomes of patients experiencing a fall and subsequent hip fracture while in a nursing home receiving skilled nursing facility (SNF) services...
  10. pmc An Examination of the First 30 Days After Patients are Discharged to the Community From Hip Fracture Postacute Care
    Natalie E Leland
    T H Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry and Davis School of Gerontology, The University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA Department of Health Services, Policy and Practice and the Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, RI Abt Associates, Boston, MA The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth, Hanover, NH
    Med Care 53:879-87. 2015
    ..Yet little is known about PAC patients' success in staying home after discharge or differences on this outcome across PAC providers...
  11. ncbi The problem of assessment bias when measuring the hospice effect on nursing home residents' pain
    Ning Wu
    Department of Community Health, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 26:998-1009. 2003
    ..These counterintuitive findings suggest that there is differential documentation of pain on the MDS when hospice is involved in care, perhaps because of superior pain assessment by hospice...
  12. pmc Hospice use among urban Black and White U.S. nursing home decedents in 2006
    Michael J Lepore
    Department of Community Health, Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Gerontologist 51:251-60. 2011
    ..This study identifies factors associated with hospice use among urban Black and White nursing home (NH) decedents in the United States...
  13. ncbi Prospects for transferring nursing home residents to the community
    Vincent Mor
    Brown University Medical School in Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:1762-71. 2007
    ..States with lower investment in community alternatives had higher proportions of low-care nursing home residents...
  14. pmc Weighted index explained more variance in physical function than an additively scored functional comorbidity scale
    Linda Resnik
    Providence VA Medical Center, Department of Community Health, Box G S121 6, Brown University, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 64:320-30. 2011
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  15. doi Effect of the bathing without a battle training intervention on bathing-associated physical and verbal outcomes in nursing home residents with dementia: a randomized crossover diffusion study
    Pedro Gozalo
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, School of Public Health, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island Department of Health Services, Policy and Practice, School of Public Health, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:797-804. 2014
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of the Bathing Without a Battle intervention in reducing physical and verbal aggressive behaviors for nursing home residents with dementia...
  16. pmc Trends in postacute care and staffing in US nursing homes, 2001-2010
    Denise A Tyler
    Brown University, Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Department of Health Services, Policy and Practice, Providence, RI Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:817-20. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to document the growth of postacute care and contemporaneous staffing trends in US nursing homes over the decade 2001 to 2010...
  17. pmc Dual Eligibility, Selection of Skilled Nursing Facility, and Length of Medicare Paid Postacute Stay
    Momotazur Rahman
    Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 71:384-401. 2014
    ..We conclude that changes in the current SNF care referral process have the potential to reduce excess SNF utilization by dual-eligible beneficiaries and could help reduce spending by both Medicare and Medicaid. ..
  18. doi A national study of live discharges from hospice
    Joan M Teno
    1 School of Public Health, Center for Gerontology and Healthcare Research, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
    J Palliat Med 17:1121-7. 2014
    ..Live discharges from hospice can occur because patients decide to resume curative care, their condition improves, or hospices may inappropriately use live discharge to avoid costly hospitalizations...
  19. pmc Continuity in provider and site of care and preventive services receipt in an adult Medicaid population with physical disabilities
    Susan M Allen
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Disabil Health J 2:180-7. 2009
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  20. doi Got volunteers? Association of hospice use of volunteers with bereaved family members' overall rating of the quality of end-of-life care
    Eve M Block
    Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 39:502-6. 2010
    ..Volunteers are a key component of hospice, and they are required by Medicare conditions of participation in the United States. Yet, little is known about the impact of volunteers in hospice...
  21. pmc A telephone intervention for dementia caregivers: background, design, and baseline characteristics
    Geoffrey Tremont
    Department of Psychiatry, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, United States Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, United States Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 36:338-47. 2013
    ..Results of the study will provide important data about the efficacy of a telephone-based approach to reduce distress in dementia caregivers...
  22. pmc Feeding tubes and health costs postinsertion in nursing home residents with advanced dementia
    Deborah Hwang
    The Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 47:1116-20. 2014
    ..The best evidence suggests that feeding tubes are ineffective in persons with advanced dementia. Little is known about their health care costs...
  23. ncbi Access to postacute nursing home care before and after the BBA. Balanced Budget Act
    Joseph Angelelli
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:254-64. 2002
    ..However, reduced rates of admission were concentrated in specific types of nursing facilities, suggesting a need to closely monitor the effects of ongoing post-BBA policy updates...
  24. ncbi Does receipt of hospice care in nursing homes improve the management of pain at the end of life?
    Susan C Miller
    Department of Community Health, Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Box GH 3, Providence, RI 029191
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:507-15. 2002
    ..To compare analgesic management of daily pain for dying nursing home residents enrolled and not enrolled in Medicare hospice...

Research Grants1

  1. Market and Provider Effects on Hospice in Nursing Homes
    Pedro Gozalo; Fiscal Year: 2004
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