Seth A Berkowitz

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk of Developing Diabetes Among Refugees and Immigrants: A Longitudinal Analysis
    Seth A Berkowitz
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford St, 9th Floor, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
    J Community Health 41:1274-1281. 2016
  2. pmc Building Equity Improvement into Quality Improvement: Reducing Socioeconomic Disparities in Colorectal Cancer Screening as Part of Population Health Management
    Seth A Berkowitz
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Medical Services, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 30:942-9. 2015
  3. pmc Food-insecure dietary patterns are associated with poor longitudinal glycemic control in diabetes: results from the Boston Puerto Rican Health study
    Seth A Berkowitz
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    Diabetes Care 37:2587-92. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Treat or eat: food insecurity, cost-related medication underuse, and unmet needs
    Seth A Berkowitz
    General Medicine Division, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Mass Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Electronic address
    Am J Med 127:303-310.e3. 2014
  5. pmc Food insecurity and metabolic control among U.S. adults with diabetes
    Seth A Berkowitz
    Corresponding author Seth A Berkowitz
    Diabetes Care 36:3093-9. 2013
  6. pmc Age at type 2 diabetes onset and glycaemic control: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 2005-2010
    Seth A Berkowitz
    General Medicine Division, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford St, 9th Floor, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
    Diabetologia 56:2593-600. 2013
  7. pmc Do clinical standards for diabetes care address excess risk for hypoglycemia in vulnerable patients? A systematic review
    Seth A Berkowitz
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Massachussets General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Health Serv Res 48:1299-310. 2013
  8. pmc Hypoglycemia in Diabetes Mellitus as a Coronary Artery Disease Risk Factor in Patients at Elevated Vascular Risk
    Aaron Leong
    Division of General Internal Medicine A L, S A B, V A T, B P, w h, S J A, D J W, J B M, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114 2698 Harvard Medical School A L, S A B, V A T, S J A, J B M, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 and Diabetes Center S A B, D J W, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 101:659-68. 2016
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of maternal health services: comparing refugee, immigrant and US-born populations
    Katherine Kentoffio
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
    Matern Child Health J 20:2494-2501. 2016
  10. pmc Material need insecurities, control of diabetes mellitus, and use of health care resources: results of the Measuring Economic Insecurity in Diabetes study
    Seth A Berkowitz
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston2Diabetes Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston3Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    JAMA Intern Med 175:257-65. 2015

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk of Developing Diabetes Among Refugees and Immigrants: A Longitudinal Analysis
    Seth A Berkowitz
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford St, 9th Floor, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
    J Community Health 41:1274-1281. 2016
    ..84). Refugees and immigrants had significantly increased risk for diabetes, partially mediated by education. Education-based lifestyle interventions may be a promising strategy to prevent diabetes for these vulnerable patients...
  2. pmc Building Equity Improvement into Quality Improvement: Reducing Socioeconomic Disparities in Colorectal Cancer Screening as Part of Population Health Management
    Seth A Berkowitz
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Medical Services, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 30:942-9. 2015
    ..Improving colorectal cancer (CRC) screening rates for patients from socioeconomically disadvantaged backgrounds is a recognized public health priority...
  3. pmc Food-insecure dietary patterns are associated with poor longitudinal glycemic control in diabetes: results from the Boston Puerto Rican Health study
    Seth A Berkowitz
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    Diabetes Care 37:2587-92. 2014
    ..To determine whether dietary patterns associated with food insecurity are associated with poor longitudinal glycemic control...
  4. doi request reprint Treat or eat: food insecurity, cost-related medication underuse, and unmet needs
    Seth A Berkowitz
    General Medicine Division, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Mass Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Electronic address
    Am J Med 127:303-310.e3. 2014
    ..We examined which groups most commonly face unmet food and medication needs...
  5. pmc Food insecurity and metabolic control among U.S. adults with diabetes
    Seth A Berkowitz
    Corresponding author Seth A Berkowitz
    Diabetes Care 36:3093-9. 2013
    ..We sought to determine whether food insecurity is associated with worse glycemic, cholesterol, and blood pressure control in adults with diabetes...
  6. pmc Age at type 2 diabetes onset and glycaemic control: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 2005-2010
    Seth A Berkowitz
    General Medicine Division, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford St, 9th Floor, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
    Diabetologia 56:2593-600. 2013
    ..We tested the hypothesis that age younger than 65 years at type 2 diabetes diagnosis is associated with worse subsequent glycaemic control...
  7. pmc Do clinical standards for diabetes care address excess risk for hypoglycemia in vulnerable patients? A systematic review
    Seth A Berkowitz
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Massachussets General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Health Serv Res 48:1299-310. 2013
    ..To determine whether diabetes clinical standards consider increased hypoglycemia risk in vulnerable patients...
  8. pmc Hypoglycemia in Diabetes Mellitus as a Coronary Artery Disease Risk Factor in Patients at Elevated Vascular Risk
    Aaron Leong
    Division of General Internal Medicine A L, S A B, V A T, B P, w h, S J A, D J W, J B M, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114 2698 Harvard Medical School A L, S A B, V A T, S J A, J B M, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 and Diabetes Center S A B, D J W, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 101:659-68. 2016
    ..Although clinical trials have shown that hypoglycemia is associated with coronary artery disease (CAD), little is known whether hypoglycemia is a CAD risk factor in primary care...
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of maternal health services: comparing refugee, immigrant and US-born populations
    Katherine Kentoffio
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
    Matern Child Health J 20:2494-2501. 2016
    ..72-4.53]). Conclusions for Practice Refugee and immigrant women had increased risk for delayed initiation of prenatal care, but greater use of postpartum visits. Targeted outreach may be needed to improve use of beneficial care...
  10. pmc Material need insecurities, control of diabetes mellitus, and use of health care resources: results of the Measuring Economic Insecurity in Diabetes study
    Seth A Berkowitz
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston2Diabetes Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston3Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    JAMA Intern Med 175:257-65. 2015
    ..How specific material need insecurities relate to clinical outcomes and the use of health care resources in a setting of near-universal access to health care is unclear...
  11. doi request reprint Addressing basic resource needs to improve primary care quality: a community collaboration programme
    Seth A Berkowitz
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf 25:164-72. 2016
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  12. doi request reprint Addressing Unmet Basic Resource Needs as Part of Chronic Cardiometabolic Disease Management
    Seth A Berkowitz
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston2Diabetes Population Health Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston3Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    JAMA Intern Med . 2016
    ..It is unclear if helping patients meet resource needs, such as difficulty affording food, housing, or medications, improves clinical outcomes...
  13. pmc Evaluating area-based socioeconomic status indicators for monitoring disparities within health care systems: results from a primary care network
    Seth A Berkowitz
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    Health Serv Res 50:398-417. 2015
    ..To determine which area-based socioeconomic status (SES) indicator is best suited to monitor health care disparities from a delivery system perspective...