Bridget M Smith

Summary

Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The state of pediatric asthma in Chicago's Humboldt Park: a community-based study in two local elementary schools
    Ruchi S Gupta
    Institute for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine 750 N Lake Shore Dr, 10th Fl, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    BMC Pediatr 10:45. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Using VA data for research in persons with spinal cord injuries and disorders: lessons from SCI QUERI
    Bridget M Smith
    SCI QUERI and Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, 5000 South Fifth Avenue, 151 H, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 47:679-88. 2010
  3. pmc Acute respiratory tract infection visits of veterans with spinal cord injuries and disorders: rates, trends, and risk factors
    Bridget M Smith
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Spinal Cord Injury Quality Enhancement Research Initiative SCI QUERI, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, Illinois 60141, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 30:355-61. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life for veterans with spinal cord injury
    B M Smith
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA Spinal Cord Injury Quality Enhancement Research Initiative, Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Spinal Cord 46:507-12. 2008
  5. doi request reprint An evaluation of the Veterans Affairs traumatic brain injury screening process among Operation Enduring Freedom and/or Operation Iraqi Freedom veterans
    Charlesnika T Evans
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines Jr Veterans Affairs VA Hospital, Department of VA, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    PM R 5:210-20; quiz 220. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence of chronic kidney disease in patients with spinal cord injuries/disorders
    Michael J Fischer
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Am J Nephrol 36:542-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Pain and post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms during inpatient rehabilitation among operation enduring freedom/operation iraqi freedom veterans with spinal cord injury
    Philip M Ullrich
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Spinal Cord Injury and Disorders Services, VA Puget Sound Healthcare System, Seattle, WA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:80-5. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Medication acquisition across systems of care and patient-provider communication among older veterans
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care CMC3, Edward Hines, Jr VA Veterans Affairs Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 70:804-13. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence and treatment of headaches in veterans with mild traumatic brain injury
    Vijaya K Patil
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA, Spinal Cord Injury Quality Enhancement Research Initiative, Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Headache 51:1112-21. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Healthcare utilization and costs of Veterans screened and assessed for traumatic brain injury
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, 5000 South 5th Ave, 151H Bldg 1B260, Hines, IL 60141
    J Rehabil Res Dev 50:1047-68. 2013

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. pmc The state of pediatric asthma in Chicago's Humboldt Park: a community-based study in two local elementary schools
    Ruchi S Gupta
    Institute for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine 750 N Lake Shore Dr, 10th Fl, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    BMC Pediatr 10:45. 2010
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Using VA data for research in persons with spinal cord injuries and disorders: lessons from SCI QUERI
    Bridget M Smith
    SCI QUERI and Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, 5000 South Fifth Avenue, 151 H, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 47:679-88. 2010
    ..Primary data can be used to augment other missing SCI data and to provide more detailed information about complications commonly associated with SCI/D...
  3. pmc Acute respiratory tract infection visits of veterans with spinal cord injuries and disorders: rates, trends, and risk factors
    Bridget M Smith
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Spinal Cord Injury Quality Enhancement Research Initiative SCI QUERI, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, Illinois 60141, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 30:355-61. 2007
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life for veterans with spinal cord injury
    B M Smith
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA Spinal Cord Injury Quality Enhancement Research Initiative, Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Spinal Cord 46:507-12. 2008
    ..Cross-sectional...
  5. doi request reprint An evaluation of the Veterans Affairs traumatic brain injury screening process among Operation Enduring Freedom and/or Operation Iraqi Freedom veterans
    Charlesnika T Evans
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines Jr Veterans Affairs VA Hospital, Department of VA, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    PM R 5:210-20; quiz 220. 2013
    ..S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) screening program for traumatic brain injury (TBI) and to identify patient and facility characteristics associated with receiving a TBI screen and results of the screening...
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence of chronic kidney disease in patients with spinal cord injuries/disorders
    Michael J Fischer
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Am J Nephrol 36:542-8. 2012
    ..Chronic kidney disease (CKD) and spinal cord injury and disorders (SCI/D) are common and costly conditions among Veterans. However, little is known about CKD among adults with SCI/D...
  7. doi request reprint Pain and post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms during inpatient rehabilitation among operation enduring freedom/operation iraqi freedom veterans with spinal cord injury
    Philip M Ullrich
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Spinal Cord Injury and Disorders Services, VA Puget Sound Healthcare System, Seattle, WA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:80-5. 2013
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Medication acquisition across systems of care and patient-provider communication among older veterans
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care CMC3, Edward Hines, Jr VA Veterans Affairs Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 70:804-13. 2013
    ..The results of a survey assessing Medicare Part D enrollment, the use of pharmacotherapies for chronic diseases, and other medication-use issues in a population of elderly military veterans are presented...
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence and treatment of headaches in veterans with mild traumatic brain injury
    Vijaya K Patil
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA, Spinal Cord Injury Quality Enhancement Research Initiative, Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Headache 51:1112-21. 2011
    ..To report the prevalence and characteristics of headaches in veterans with mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) and to describe most common treatment strategies after neurological evaluation...
  10. doi request reprint Healthcare utilization and costs of Veterans screened and assessed for traumatic brain injury
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, 5000 South 5th Ave, 151H Bldg 1B260, Hines, IL 60141
    J Rehabil Res Dev 50:1047-68. 2013
    ..001). Understanding these healthcare utilization and cost patterns will assist policymakers to address the ongoing and future healthcare needs of these returning Veterans. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint Veterans' Pharmacy and Health Care Utilization Following Implementation of the Medicare Part D Pharmacy Benefit
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Center of Innovation for Complex Chronic Healthcare, Edward Hines Jr Veterans Affairs Hospital, Hines, IL, USA Loyola University Chicago Department of Public Health Sciences, Maywood, IL, USA
    Med Care Res Rev . 2016
    ..0,p< .001). Reductions in 30-day supplies were greater among veterans who were required to pay VA copayments for some or all medications and who used VA and Medicare outpatient services...
  12. ncbi request reprint Audiological issues and hearing loss among Veterans with mild traumatic brain injury
    Michael Oleksiak
    1Department of Veterans Affairs, Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Spinal Cord Injury Quality Enhancement Research Initiative, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 49:995-1004. 2012
    ..Additionally, while only a third of audiograms were found to be abnormal, advanced testing resulted in a significant percentage of our population being diagnosed with auditory dysfunction...
  13. doi request reprint Sex differences in perceived life satisfaction and functional status one year after severe traumatic brain injury
    Karen L Saban
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines, Jr, Veterans Administration Hospital, Hines, Illinois, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:179-86. 2011
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Factors predicting pressure ulcers in veterans with spinal cord injuries
    Bridget M Smith
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care and Spinal Cord Injury Quality Enhancement Research Initiative, Department of Veterans Affairs, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, Illinois 60141, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 87:750-7. 2008
    ..To identify patient risk factors for pressure ulcers in a sample of veterans with spinal cord injuries and disorders...
  15. pmc Embracing a health services research perspective on personal health records: lessons learned from the VA My HealtheVet system
    Kim M Nazi
    Veterans and Consumers Health Informatics Office, Office of Health Information, Veterans Health Administration, US Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:62-7. 2010
    ..The potential for PHRs to facilitate patient-centered care and health system transformation underscores the importance of embracing a broader perspective on PHR research...
  16. doi request reprint Healthcare worker influenza declination form program
    Sherri L LaVela
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Spinal Cord Injury Quality Enhancement Research Initiative, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, IL Center for Healthcare Studies, General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Institute for Public Health and Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL Electronic address
    Am J Infect Control 43:624-8. 2015
    ..Health care worker (HCW) vaccination rates have been low for many years (approximately 50%). Our goal was to implement an influenza declination form program (DFP) to assess feasibility, participation, HCW vaccination, and costs...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effect of increased copayments on pharmacy use in the Department of Veterans Affairs
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Hines VA Hospital, 5000 South 5th Avenue, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Med Care 45:1090-7. 2007
    ..We examined the impact of the copayment increase on medication acquisition from VA...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of depression diagnoses and use of antidepressant medications by veterans with spinal cord injury
    Bridget M Smith
    Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care and VA Spinal Cord Injury Quality Research Initiative, Hines VA Hospital, Hines, Illinois 60141, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 86:662-71. 2007
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint SCI health care provider attitudes about pressure ulcer management
    Marylou Guihan
    Midwest Center for Health Services and Policy Research, Edward Hines, Jr, VA Hospital, Hines, Illinois 60141, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 26:129-34. 2003
    ..To evaluate the variability in clinical decisions about pressure ulcer management for persons with spinal cord injury (SCI) and expand understanding of the various factors influencing variability...
  20. pmc Aerobic exercise in obese diabetic patients with chronic kidney disease: a randomized and controlled pilot study
    David J Leehey
    Veterans Affairs Hospital, Hines, IL, USA
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 8:62. 2009
    ..Patients with obesity, diabetes, and chronic kidney disease (CKD) are generally physically inactive, have a high mortality rate, and may benefit from an exercise program...