J Shannon Swan
Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
- Comparing morbidities of testing with a new index: screening colonoscopy versus core-needle breast biopsyJ Shannon Swan
Institute for Technology Assessment, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
J Am Coll Radiol 12:295-301. 2015....
- Responsiveness of the testing morbidities index in colonoscopyJ Shannon Swan
Massachusetts General Hospital Institute for Technology Assessment, Boston, MA, USA Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
Value Health 16:1046-53. 2013..To add to prior work on the validity of the TMI classification, responsiveness of a summated scale version was evaluated in 71 colonoscopy patients. Further data on construct validity were also obtained...
- Patient and societal value functions for the testing morbidities indexJ Shannon Swan
Massachusetts General Hospital, Institute for Technology Assessment, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Med Decis Making 33:819-38. 2013..We developed preference-based and summated scale scoring for the Testing Morbidities Index (TMI) classification, which addresses short-term effects on quality of life from diagnostic testing before, during, and after testing procedures...
- Process utility in breast biopsyJ Shannon Swan
Indiana University, Department of Radiology Education and Research Institute, Indianapolis, USA
Med Decis Making 26:347-59. 2006..To determine whether the waiting trade-off (WTO) is feasible for differentiating short-term biopsy preferences in an acute situation where anxiety is the symptomatic disease state...
- Measuring the quality-of-life effects of diagnostic and screening testsJ Shannon Swan
Massachusetts General Hospital, Institute for Technology Assessment, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 6:567-75. 2009..The authors review HRQL assessment and highlight methods developed to specifically address the short-term effects of radiologic screening and testing...
- Initial development of the Temporary Utilities Index: a multiattribute system for classifying the functional health impact of diagnostic testingJ Shannon Swan
Department of Radiology, Indiana University, 550 N University Boulevard, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Qual Life Res 19:401-12. 2010..We derived a health classification and survey items for the morbidities of testing and screening, to be the foundation of a multiattribute utility instrument, the Temporary Utilities Index...
- Percutaneous breast biopsy: effect on short-term quality of lifeKathryn L Humphrey
From the MGH Institute for Technology Assessment, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Mass
Radiology 270:362-8. 2014..To examine the effects of percutaneous breast biopsy on short-term quality of life...
- Cohort study of structured reporting compared with conventional dictationAnnette J Johnson
Department of Radiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
Radiology 253:74-80. 2009....
- Methods for measuring temporary health States for cost-utility analysesDavene R Wright
Preferences Working Group, Center for Health Decision Science, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Pharmacoeconomics 27:713-23. 2009..Further research should focus on evaluating validity, reliability and feasibility of temporary health-state valuation methods...
- Patient-centered outcomes in imaging: quantifying valueRuth C Carlos
Department of Radiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 9:725-8. 2012..Therefore, radiologists need to be involved as stakeholders in the design, conduct, and dissemination of this research...
- MRI-guided focused ultrasound surgery for uterine fibroid treatment: a cost-effectiveness analysisChung Y Kong
1 Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Institute for Technology Assessment, 101 Merrimac St, 10th Fl, Boston, MA 02114
AJR Am J Roentgenol 203:361-71. 2014..These recommendations integrate both the short- and long-term decrements in quality of life associated with the specific treatment modalities. ..
- Improving the quality of radiology reporting: a physician survey to define the targetAnnette J Johnson
Department of Radiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianopolis, Indiana 46278 9552, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 1:497-505. 2004..The rationale for this project focused on identifying the characteristics of a high-quality report from the perspective of referring physicians and radiologists...
- Quality-of-life assessment of fibroid treatment options and outcomesFiona M Fennessy
Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Radiology 259:785-92. 2011....
- Measurement and Variation in Estimation of Quality of Life Effects of Patients Undergoing Treatment for Papillary Thyroid CarcinomaCarrie Cunningham Lubitz
Massachusetts General Hospital, 2348, Surgery, 55 Fruit Street, Yawkey 7B, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02114 2696
Thyroid . 2016..We assessed which of four well-validated preference-based surveys detect changes in health and clinical intervention in patients diagnosed with the papillary thyroid cancer (PTC)...
- Quality of life implications of bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the jawREBECCA ANNE MIKSAD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Shapiro 9, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
Oncologist 16:121-32. 2011..Potentially debilitating, osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ) is an emerging complication of bisphosphonates. However, its effect on quality of life (QoL) is unknown. We determined the ONJ-related QoL decline in a cancer patient cohort...
- Expect the unexpected: thoughts, insights and musing about research in radiologyMax P Rosen
Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Acad Radiol 11:206-12. 2004
- A software application for multiattribute utility modelsJ Shannon Swan
Education and Research Institute, Department of Radiology, Indiana University, 714 N Senate Ave, Suite 100, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
Acad Radiol 11:190-205. 2004....
- Process utility for imaging in cerebrovascular diseaseJ Shannon Swan
Section of Health Services Research, Indiana University Department of Radiology, Education and Research Institute, 714 N Senate Ave, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Acad Radiol 10:266-74. 2003..An original time trade-off variant was applied to the imaging evaluation of cerebrovascular disease, for which differences in morbidity are important to patients...
- Health Domain Importance in the Aging Stroke PatientJ Swan; Fiscal Year: 2002..g., demographics, cumulative illness ratings, depression screening, and stroke severity. Importance rankings will be compared to these variables for meaningful trends. ..