Kelly L Stolzmann
- Accounting for variation in technical quality and patient satisfaction: the contribution of patient, provider, team, and medical centerKelly L Stolzmann
VA Boston Healthcare System, Center for Organization, Leadership, and Management Research COLMR, Boston, MA 02130, USA
Med Care 48:676-82. 2010..We analyzed the amount of variation in technical quality and patient satisfaction accounted for at the patient, provider, team, and medical center level...
- Multisensory impairment reported by veterans with and without mild traumatic brain injury historyTerri K Pogoda
Center for Organization, Leadership and Management Research, Department of Veterans Affairs, Boston HealthcareSystem, Boston, MA 02130, USA
J Rehabil Res Dev 49:971-84. 2012..A better comprehension of impairments incurred by deployed servicemembers is needed to fully understand the spectrum of blast and nonblast dysfunction and may allow for more targeted interventions to be developed to address these issues...
- Screening for mild traumatic brain injury in OEF-OIF deployed US military: an empirical assessment of VHA's experienceAnn M Hendricks
VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
Brain Inj 27:125-34. 2013..VHA screens for traumatic brain injury (TBI) among patients formerly deployed to Afghanistan or Iraq, referring those who screen positive for a Comprehensive TBI Evaluation (CTBIE)...
- Risk factors for chest illness in chronic spinal cord injury: a prospective studyKelly L Stolzmann
Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Am J Phys Med Rehabil 89:576-83. 2010..Chest illnesses commonly cause morbidity in persons with chronic spinal cord injury. Risk factors remain poorly characterized because previous studies have not accounted for factors other than spinal cord injury...
- Concordance of clinician judgment of mild traumatic brain injury history with a diagnostic standardTerri K Pogoda
VA Boston Healthcare System, 150 S Huntington Ave 152M, Boston, MA 02130
J Rehabil Res Dev 51:363-75. 2014..Adherence to established diagnostic guidelines is essential for accurate determination of mTBI history and for understanding the extent to which mTBI symptoms resolve or persist over time in OIF/OEF Veterans. ..
- Systemic inflammation and reduced pulmonary function in chronic spinal cord injuryEric Garshick
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Section, Medical Service, VA Boston Healthcare System, 1400 VFW Parkway, West Roxbury, MA 02132, USA
PM R 3:433-9. 2011..To evaluate the relationship between systemic inflammation and pulmonary function in persons with chronic spinal cord injury (SCI)...
- Barriers to providing dual energy x-ray absorptiometry services to individuals with spinal cord injuryLeslie R Morse
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
Am J Phys Med Rehabil 88:57-60. 2009....
- Dual energy x-ray absorptiometry of the distal femur may be more reliable than the proximal tibia in spinal cord injuryLeslie R Morse
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School, The Forsyth Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:827-31. 2009..To evaluate the precision of dual energy x-ray absorptiometry scanning at 2 skeletal sites at the knee (proximal femur and distal tibia) in people with SCI...
- Job satisfaction of primary care team members and quality of careDavid C Mohr
Center for Organization, Leadership and Management Research, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02062, USA
Am J Med Qual 26:18-25. 2011..Team-level job satisfaction ratings are a potentially important marker for the effectiveness of primary care teams in managing patient care...
- Psychiatric diagnoses and neurobehavioral symptom severity among OEF/OIF VA patients with deployment-related traumatic brain injury: a gender comparisonKatherine M Iverson
Women s Health Sciences Division of National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
Womens Health Issues 21:S210-7. 2011..This study investigated gender differences in psychiatric diagnoses and neurobehavioral symptom severity among OEF/OIF veterans with deployment-related TBI...
- VA-based survey of osteoporosis management in spinal cord injuryLeslie R Morse
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
PM R 1:240-4. 2009..This study sought to characterize the diagnosis and management practices within the VA health care system for osteoporosis following SCI...
- Building Systemwide Improvement Capability: Does an Organization's Strategy for Quality Improvement Matter?Lauren P Babich
Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts Drs Babich, Charns, McIntosh, Lerner, Burgess, and VanDeusen Lukas and Ms Stolzmann and Departments of Family Medicine Dr Babich and Health Law, Policy, and Management Drs Charns, Burgess, and VanDeusen Lukas, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts
Qual Manag Health Care 25:92-101. 2016..To investigate this, our study examined how the primary focus of grant-funded QI efforts relates to (1) key measures of grant success and (2) organization-level measures of success in QI and organizational learning...
- Longitudinal change in FEV1 and FVC in chronic spinal cord injuryKelly L Stolzmann
VA Boston Healthcare System, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Section, 1400 VFW Parkway, West Roxbury, MA 02132, USA
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 177:781-6. 2008..Although respiratory dysfunction is common in chronic spinal cord injury (SCI), determinants of longitudinal change in FEV(1) and FVC have not been assessed...