Sameer D Saini

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Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of medication dosing frequency on adherence in chronic diseases
    Sameer D Saini
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Am J Manag Care 15:e22-33. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Why don't gastroenterologists follow colon polyp surveillance guidelines?: results of a national survey
    Sameer D Saini
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0362, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 43:554-8. 2009
  3. pmc Developing and Testing an Electronic Measure of Screening Colonoscopy Overuse in a Large Integrated Healthcare System
    Sameer D Saini
    Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Research CCMR, 2215 Fuller Road, 111D, Ann Arbor, MI, 48105, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 31:53-60. 2016
  4. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer screening in the 21st century: where do we go from here?
    Jennifer K Maratt
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 2215 Fuller Rd 111D, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 e mail
    Am J Manag Care 21:e447-9. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Can the adenoma detection rate reliably identify low-performing endoscopists? Results of a modeling study
    Sameer D Saini
    Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Research, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 2215 Fuller Road IIID, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 58:1856-62. 2013
  6. pmc Cost utility of inflammation-targeted therapy for patients with ulcerative colitis
    Sameer D Saini
    Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Research, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 10:1143-51. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of proton pump inhibitor cotherapy in patients taking long-term, low-dose aspirin for secondary cardiovascular prevention
    Sameer D Saini
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, 3912 Taubman Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0362, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1684-90; discussion 1691. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Surveillance colonoscopy is cost-effective for patients with adenomas who are at high risk of colorectal cancer
    Sameer D Saini
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Gastroenterology 138:2292-9, 2299.e1. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis: cardiovascular benefits of proton pump inhibitor co-therapy in patients using aspirin for secondary prevention
    S D Saini
    Center for Clinical Management Research, Ann Arbor VA HSR and D Center of Excellence, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 34:243-51. 2011
  10. pmc Role of quality measurement in inappropriate use of screening for colorectal cancer: retrospective cohort study
    Sameer D Saini
    Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Research, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, 2215 Fuller Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    BMJ 348:g1247. 2014

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Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of medication dosing frequency on adherence in chronic diseases
    Sameer D Saini
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Am J Manag Care 15:e22-33. 2009
    ..To systematically review available data on the effect of daily medication dosing frequency on medication adherence in chronic disease states, as assessed by precise medication event monitoring systems (MEMS)...
  2. doi request reprint Why don't gastroenterologists follow colon polyp surveillance guidelines?: results of a national survey
    Sameer D Saini
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0362, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 43:554-8. 2009
    ..To measure knowledge and acceptance of colon polyp surveillance guidelines among gastroenterologists...
  3. pmc Developing and Testing an Electronic Measure of Screening Colonoscopy Overuse in a Large Integrated Healthcare System
    Sameer D Saini
    Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Research CCMR, 2215 Fuller Road, 111D, Ann Arbor, MI, 48105, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 31:53-60. 2016
    ..Most existing performance measures focus on underuse of care, but there is growing interest in identifying and reducing overuse...
  4. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer screening in the 21st century: where do we go from here?
    Jennifer K Maratt
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 2215 Fuller Rd 111D, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 e mail
    Am J Manag Care 21:e447-9. 2015
    ..By shifting our focus from populations to patients, we can aim to achieve the goal set by Healthy People 2020 of ensuring that 70% of the appropriate US population is up-to-date with colorectal cancer screening. ..
  5. doi request reprint Can the adenoma detection rate reliably identify low-performing endoscopists? Results of a modeling study
    Sameer D Saini
    Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Research, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 2215 Fuller Road IIID, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 58:1856-62. 2013
    ..Experts have stated that adenoma detection rates (ADR) of individual endoscopists should be measured to assess colonoscopy quality...
  6. pmc Cost utility of inflammation-targeted therapy for patients with ulcerative colitis
    Sameer D Saini
    Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Research, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 10:1143-51. 2012
    ..We compared the cost utility of inflammation-targeted, intermittent therapy with that of universal, continuous maintenance therapy with mesalamine agents for patients with mild-to-moderate UC...
  7. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of proton pump inhibitor cotherapy in patients taking long-term, low-dose aspirin for secondary cardiovascular prevention
    Sameer D Saini
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, 3912 Taubman Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0362, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1684-90; discussion 1691. 2008
    ..Although these patients are at increased risk for upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGIB) and proton pump inhibitor (PPI) cotherapy may reduce such risk, it is not known whether lifelong PPI cotherapy is cost-effective...
  8. doi request reprint Surveillance colonoscopy is cost-effective for patients with adenomas who are at high risk of colorectal cancer
    Sameer D Saini
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Gastroenterology 138:2292-9, 2299.e1. 2010
    ..Guidelines recommend that patients with colon adenomas undergo periodic surveillance colonoscopy. The purpose of this study was to estimate the cost-effectiveness of these recommendations...
  9. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis: cardiovascular benefits of proton pump inhibitor co-therapy in patients using aspirin for secondary prevention
    S D Saini
    Center for Clinical Management Research, Ann Arbor VA HSR and D Center of Excellence, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 34:243-51. 2011
    ..Many patients with cardiovascular (CV) disease will stop aspirin (ASA) because of ASA-related dyspepsia. Proton pump inhibitor (PPI) co-therapy may reduce ASA-related dyspepsia, enhancing ASA adherence and improving CV outcomes...
  10. pmc Role of quality measurement in inappropriate use of screening for colorectal cancer: retrospective cohort study
    Sameer D Saini
    Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Research, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, 2215 Fuller Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    BMJ 348:g1247. 2014
    ..To examine whether the age based quality measure for screening for colorectal cancer is associated with overuse of screening in patients aged 70-75 in poor health and underuse in those aged over age 75 in good health...
  11. pmc Knowledge of hepatocellular carcinoma screening guidelines and clinical practices among gastroenterologists
    Pratima Sharma
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 56:569-77. 2011
    ..Our aim was to assess gastroenterologists' knowledge of HCC management guidelines established by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) and usual clinical practice...
  12. pmc Effect of flexible sigmoidoscopy-based screening on incidence and mortality of colorectal cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    B Joseph Elmunzer
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    PLoS Med 9:e1001352. 2012
    ..Our objective was to more precisely estimate the effect of FS-based screening on the incidence and mortality of CRC by performing a meta-analysis of published RCTs...
  13. ncbi request reprint Influence of malpractice history on the practice of screening and surveillance for Barrett's esophagus
    Joel H Rubenstein
    Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 103:842-9. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that financial incentives and concerns over malpractice litigation influence gastroenterologists' usual practices regarding screening and surveillance...
  14. pmc Does rectal indomethacin eliminate the need for prophylactic pancreatic stent placement in patients undergoing high-risk ERCP? Post hoc efficacy and cost-benefit analyses using prospective clinical trial data
    B Joseph Elmunzer
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 108:410-5. 2013
    ..We performed a post hoc analysis of this RCT to explore whether rectal indomethacin can replace PSP in the prevention of PEP and to estimate the potential cost savings of such an approach...
  15. pmc Utilization of upper endoscopy for surveillance of gastric ulcers in the United States
    Sameer D Saini
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0362, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 103:1920-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine frequency of utilization of surveillance EGD in patients found to have GUs using a national endoscopic database...
  16. pmc Age Disparities in the Use of Steroid-sparing Therapy for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    Shail M Govani
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan VA Center for Clinical Management Research, Ann Arbor, Michigan Institute of Healthcare Policy and Innovation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan Houston VA HSR and D Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas and Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, VA North Texas Health Care System, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 22:1923-8. 2016
    ..We aimed to compare the use of steroids and steroid-sparing therapies (immunomodulators and biologics) and rates of complications among elderly (≥65) and younger patients in a national cohort of veterans with IBD...
  17. pmc Predictors of suboptimal bowel preparation in asymptomatic patients undergoing average-risk screening colonoscopy
    Shail M Govani
    Shail M Govani, Eric E Elliott, Stacy B Menees, Sameer D Saini, Annette L Urganus, Philip S Schoenfeld, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, United States
    World J Gastrointest Endosc 8:616-22. 2016
    ..To identify risk factors for a suboptimal preparation among a population undergoing screening or surveillance colonoscopy...
  18. doi request reprint Rates of Deintensification of Blood Pressure and Glycemic Medication Treatment Based on Levels of Control and Life Expectancy in Older Patients With Diabetes Mellitus
    Jeremy B Sussman
    Department of Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Research, Ann Arbor, Michigan2Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor3Institute of Healthcare Policy and Innovation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
    JAMA Intern Med 175:1942-9. 2015
    ..Given the established risks of low blood pressure and blood glucose, this is a major opportunity to decrease medication harm...
  19. pmc Risk models for post-endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography pancreatitis (PEP): smoking and chronic liver disease are predictors of protection against PEP
    Matthew J DiMagno
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Pancreas 42:996-1003. 2013
    ..Subsequently, we derived predictive risk models for PEP...
  20. ncbi request reprint Incidence of advanced adenomas at surveillance colonoscopy in patients with a personal history of colon adenomas: a meta-analysis and systematic review
    Sameer D Saini
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 64:614-26. 2006
    ..Guidelines recommend longer intervals between surveillance colonoscopies for low-risk patients, but physicians frequently perform surveillance colonoscopy at shorter intervals for these patients...
  21. pmc How Efficacious Are Patient Education Interventions to Improve Bowel Preparation for Colonoscopy? A Systematic Review
    Jacob E Kurlander
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 11:e0164442. 2016
    ..Bowel preparation is inadequate in a large proportion of colonoscopies, leading to multiple clinical and economic harms. While most patients receive some form of education before colonoscopy, there is no consensus on the best approach...
  22. pmc Comparing the effectiveness of competing tests for reducing colorectal cancer mortality: a network meta-analysis
    B Joseph Elmunzer
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 81:700-709.e3. 2015
    ..Comparative effectiveness data pertaining to competing colorectal cancer (CRC) screening tests do not exist but are necessary to guide clinical decision making and policy...
  23. pmc Endoscopic findings and clinical outcomes in ventricular assist device recipients with gastrointestinal bleeding
    B J Elmunzer
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan Medical Center, 3912 Taubman Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 56:3241-6. 2011
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  24. doi request reprint Improving access to colorectal cancer screening through medical philanthropy: feasibility of a flexible sigmoidoscopy health fair for uninsured patients
    B Joseph Elmunzer
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, 48109, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 106:1741-6. 2011
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  25. doi request reprint Do clinical characteristics predict the presence of small bowel angioectasias on capsule endoscopy?
    Anthony T DeBenedet
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 56:1776-81. 2011
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