Alisa M Shea

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Sensitivity of International Classification of Diseases codes for hyponatremia among commercially insured outpatients in the United States
    Alisa M Shea
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, PO Box 17969, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    BMC Nephrol 9:5. 2008
  2. pmc Resource use and costs associated with diabetic macular edema in elderly persons
    Alisa M Shea
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:1748-54. 2008
  3. pmc Long-term outcomes and costs of ventricular assist devices among Medicare beneficiaries
    Adrian F Hernandez
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, PO Box 17969, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    JAMA 300:2398-406. 2008
  4. pmc Assessment of left ventricular function in older Medicare beneficiaries with newly diagnosed heart failure
    Lesley H Curtis
    Duke Clinical Research Institute and Department of Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:85-91. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Changes in the use and costs of diagnostic imaging among Medicare beneficiaries with cancer, 1999-2006
    Michaela A Dinan
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, PO Box 17969, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    JAMA 303:1625-31. 2010
  6. pmc Representativeness of a national heart failure quality-of-care registry: comparison of OPTIMIZE-HF and non-OPTIMIZE-HF Medicare patients
    Lesley H Curtis
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:377-84. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Urinary diversion in patients with spinal cord injury in the United States
    Andrew C Peterson
    Department of Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Urology 80:1247-51. 2012
  8. pmc Medical costs of abnormal serum sodium levels
    Alisa M Shea
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, PO Box 17969, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 19:764-70. 2008
  9. pmc Use of guideline-recommended therapies for heart failure in the Medicare population
    Lisa D DiMartino
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Clin Cardiol 33:400-5. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Identification of patients with diabetic macular edema from claims data: a validation study
    Srilaxmi Bearelly
    Duke University Eye Center, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:986-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Sensitivity of International Classification of Diseases codes for hyponatremia among commercially insured outpatients in the United States
    Alisa M Shea
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, PO Box 17969, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    BMC Nephrol 9:5. 2008
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  2. pmc Resource use and costs associated with diabetic macular edema in elderly persons
    Alisa M Shea
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:1748-54. 2008
    ..To examine trends in resource use and the effect of incident diabetic macular edema (DME) on 1- and 3-year total direct medical costs in elderly patients...
  3. pmc Long-term outcomes and costs of ventricular assist devices among Medicare beneficiaries
    Adrian F Hernandez
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, PO Box 17969, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    JAMA 300:2398-406. 2008
    ..In 2003, Medicare expanded coverage of ventricular assist devices as destination, or permanent, therapy for end-stage heart failure. Little is known about the long-term outcomes and costs associated with these devices...
  4. pmc Assessment of left ventricular function in older Medicare beneficiaries with newly diagnosed heart failure
    Lesley H Curtis
    Duke Clinical Research Institute and Department of Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:85-91. 2011
    ..Little is known about the extent to which left ventricular function is assessed in real-world settings...
  5. doi request reprint Changes in the use and costs of diagnostic imaging among Medicare beneficiaries with cancer, 1999-2006
    Michaela A Dinan
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, PO Box 17969, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    JAMA 303:1625-31. 2010
    ..Imaging is the fastest growing expense for Medicare but has not been examined among beneficiaries with cancer...
  6. pmc Representativeness of a national heart failure quality-of-care registry: comparison of OPTIMIZE-HF and non-OPTIMIZE-HF Medicare patients
    Lesley H Curtis
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:377-84. 2009
    ..Participation in clinical registries is nonrandom, so participants may differ in important ways from nonparticipants. The extent to which findings from clinical registries can be generalized to broader populations is unclear...
  7. doi request reprint Urinary diversion in patients with spinal cord injury in the United States
    Andrew C Peterson
    Department of Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Urology 80:1247-51. 2012
    ..To describe the patterns in the use of bladder augmentation and urinary diversion to manage urologic sequelae among patients with spinal cord injury in the United States...
  8. pmc Medical costs of abnormal serum sodium levels
    Alisa M Shea
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, PO Box 17969, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 19:764-70. 2008
    ..2%). Costs associated with hypernatremia were not significantly different from those incurred by patients with normal serum sodium. In conclusion, hyponatremia is a significant independent predictor of 6-mo and 1-yr direct medical costs...
  9. pmc Use of guideline-recommended therapies for heart failure in the Medicare population
    Lisa D DiMartino
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Clin Cardiol 33:400-5. 2010
    ..Most information about the use of guideline-recommended therapies for heart failure reflects what occurred at discharge after an inpatient stay...
  10. doi request reprint Identification of patients with diabetic macular edema from claims data: a validation study
    Srilaxmi Bearelly
    Duke University Eye Center, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:986-9. 2008
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Association between the Medicare Modernization Act of 2003 and patient wait times and travel distance for chemotherapy
    Alisa M Shea
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, PO Box 17969, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    JAMA 300:189-96. 2008
    ..Anecdotal reports suggest that these adjustments may have negatively affected access to chemotherapy for Medicare beneficiaries...
  12. doi request reprint Incidence and prevalence of heart failure in elderly persons, 1994-2003
    Lesley H Curtis
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:418-24. 2008
    ..We sought to estimate the annual incidence and prevalence of heart failure and associated survival in elderly persons from January 1, 1994, through December 31, 2003...
  13. doi request reprint The growing burden of diabetes mellitus in the US elderly population
    Frank A Sloan
    Center for Health Policy and Management, Duke University, Durham, NC 27707, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:192-9; discussion 199. 2008
    ..To our knowledge, whether there have been actual improvements in outcomes in the last decade or so has not been documented in a nationally representative sample...
  14. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage in the United States in 2003
    Alisa M Shea
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Neurosurgery 61:1131-7; discussion 1137-8. 2007
    ..We examined the epidemiology and in-hospital outcomes of nontraumatic SAH in the United States...
  15. doi request reprint Bladder augmentation versus urinary diversion in patients with spina bifida in the United States
    John S Wiener
    Department of Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Urol 186:161-5. 2011
    ..Therefore, we characterized the use of bladder augmentation and urinary diversion in patients with spina bifida in a nationally representative, all payer, all ages data set...
  16. pmc Economic implications of potential changes to regulatory and reimbursement policies for medical devices
    Shelby D Reed
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, PO Box 17969, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:50-6. 2008
    ..To evaluate the impact of regulatory scenarios on the financial viability of medical device companies...
  17. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the use of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators for primary and secondary prevention of sudden cardiac death
    Lesley H Curtis
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    JAMA 298:1517-24. 2007
    ..Previous studies of sex differences in the use of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs) predate recent expansions in Medicare coverage and did not provide patient follow-up over multiple years...