teaching hospitals

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Summary: Hospitals engaged in educational and research programs, as well as providing medical care to the patients.

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  1. ncbi Potentially inappropriate medication use in elderly patients: a study of prevalence and predictors in two teaching hospitals
    A Harugeri
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, J S S College of Pharmacy and J S S Medical College Hospital, J S S University, Mysore, India
    J Postgrad Med 56:186-91. 2010
  2. ncbi Performance of US teaching hospitals: a panel analysis of cost inefficiency
    Michael D Rosko
    Graduate Program Health and Medical Services Administration, School of Business Administration, Widener University, Chester, PA 19013, USA
    Health Care Manag Sci 7:7-16. 2004
  3. ncbi A large outbreak of Clostridium difficile-associated disease with an unexpected proportion of deaths and colectomies at a teaching hospital following increased fluoroquinolone use
    Carlene A Muto
    Division of Hospital Epidemiology and Infection Control, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Presbyterian Campus, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 26:273-80. 2005
  4. pmc Effect of discharge summary availability during post-discharge visits on hospital readmission
    Carl van Walraven
    Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Gen Intern Med 17:186-92. 2002
  5. ncbi Optimizing the use of antithrombotic therapy for atrial fibrillation in older people: a pharmacist-led multidisciplinary intervention
    Beata V Bajorek
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1912-20. 2005
  6. ncbi International study on antidepressant prescription pattern at 20 teaching hospitals and major psychiatric institutions in East Asia: Analysis of 1898 cases from China, Japan, Korea, Singapore and Taiwan
    Naoki Uchida
    Fukuoka University College of Medicine, Fukuoka, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 61:522-8. 2007
  7. pmc Relationship of carbapenem restriction in 22 university teaching hospitals to carbapenem use and carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa
    Amy L Pakyz
    Department of Pharmacy, VCU School of Pharmacy, MCV Campus, 410 North 12th Street, P O Box 980533, Richmond, VA 23298 0533, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 53:1983-6. 2009
  8. ncbi Comparison of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from teaching hospitals in London and the USA, 2004-2006: where is USA300 in the UK?
    J A Otter
    Guy s and St Thomas Hospital and King s College London, London, UK
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 28:835-9. 2009
  9. ncbi Ischaemic heart disease in Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano, Nigeria: a 5 year review
    M U Sani
    Department of Medicine, Aminu Kano Teachig Hospital, Kano, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 15:128-31. 2006
  10. ncbi Reporting medical errors to improve patient safety: a survey of physicians in teaching hospitals
    Lauris C Kaldjian
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:40-6. 2008

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  1. ncbi Potentially inappropriate medication use in elderly patients: a study of prevalence and predictors in two teaching hospitals
    A Harugeri
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, J S S College of Pharmacy and J S S Medical College Hospital, J S S University, Mysore, India
    J Postgrad Med 56:186-91. 2010
    ..Geriatrics is an emerging clinical specialty in India. Information about the appropriateness of prescription medication use among the elderly in India is limited...
  2. ncbi Performance of US teaching hospitals: a panel analysis of cost inefficiency
    Michael D Rosko
    Graduate Program Health and Medical Services Administration, School of Business Administration, Widener University, Chester, PA 19013, USA
    Health Care Manag Sci 7:7-16. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi A large outbreak of Clostridium difficile-associated disease with an unexpected proportion of deaths and colectomies at a teaching hospital following increased fluoroquinolone use
    Carlene A Muto
    Division of Hospital Epidemiology and Infection Control, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Presbyterian Campus, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 26:273-80. 2005
    ..difficile infections; of these, 26 resulted in colectomy and 18 resulted in death. We conducted an investigation of a large C. difficile outbreak in our hospital to identify risk factors and characterize the outbreak...
  4. pmc Effect of discharge summary availability during post-discharge visits on hospital readmission
    Carl van Walraven
    Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Gen Intern Med 17:186-92. 2002
    ..To determine if the delivery of hospital discharge summaries to follow-up physicians decreases the risk of hospital readmission...
  5. ncbi Optimizing the use of antithrombotic therapy for atrial fibrillation in older people: a pharmacist-led multidisciplinary intervention
    Beata V Bajorek
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1912-20. 2005
    ..The hypothesis that there would be an increase in the proportion of patients receiving antithrombotic therapy at discharge was tested...
  6. ncbi International study on antidepressant prescription pattern at 20 teaching hospitals and major psychiatric institutions in East Asia: Analysis of 1898 cases from China, Japan, Korea, Singapore and Taiwan
    Naoki Uchida
    Fukuoka University College of Medicine, Fukuoka, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 61:522-8. 2007
    ..Twenty teaching hospitals and major psychiatric hospitals participated and a total of 1898 patients receiving antidepressants were ..
  7. pmc Relationship of carbapenem restriction in 22 university teaching hospitals to carbapenem use and carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa
    Amy L Pakyz
    Department of Pharmacy, VCU School of Pharmacy, MCV Campus, 410 North 12th Street, P O Box 980533, Richmond, VA 23298 0533, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 53:1983-6. 2009
    ..Restriction of carbapenems is associated with both lower use and lower incidence rates of carbapenem resistance in P. aeruginosa...
  8. ncbi Comparison of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from teaching hospitals in London and the USA, 2004-2006: where is USA300 in the UK?
    J A Otter
    Guy s and St Thomas Hospital and King s College London, London, UK
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 28:835-9. 2009
    ..There are striking differences between the molecular epidemiology of CA-MRSA in UK and US hospitals, which may have implications for control...
  9. ncbi Ischaemic heart disease in Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano, Nigeria: a 5 year review
    M U Sani
    Department of Medicine, Aminu Kano Teachig Hospital, Kano, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 15:128-31. 2006
    ..We therefore set out to describe the prevalence as well as the spectrum of IHD at Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano...
  10. ncbi Reporting medical errors to improve patient safety: a survey of physicians in teaching hospitals
    Lauris C Kaldjian
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:40-6. 2008
    ..Collecting data on medical errors is essential for improving patient safety, but factors affecting error reporting by physicians are poorly understood...
  11. pmc Teaching hospitals and quality of care: a review of the literature
    John Z Ayanian
    Harvard Medical School, USA
    Milbank Q 80:569-93, v. 2002
    Because teaching hospitals face increasing pressure to justify their higher charges for clinical care, the quality of care in teaching and nonteaching hospitals is an important policy question...
  12. ncbi Measuring intra-operative interference from distraction and interruption observed in the operating theatre
    A N Healey
    Department of Biosurgery and Technology, Clinical Safety Research, Imperial College, University of London, 10th Floor QEQM, St Mary s Hospital, Praed Street, Paddington, London, W2 1NY, UK
    Ergonomics 49:589-604. 2006
    ..The findings highlight the need to further develop measures of interference, to assess its variation, intensity and its effect on surgical team performance...
  13. ncbi Management of nontuberculous infectious discitis. treatments used in 110 patients admitted to 12 teaching hospitals in France
    E Legrand
    Rheumatology Department in the Teaching Hospitals of Angers, France
    Joint Bone Spine 68:504-9. 2001
    ..Although antibiotic selection was rational and in agreement with current recommendations, wide differences were noted across centers regarding intravenous treatment duration, hospital stay duration, and total treatment duration...
  14. ncbi Survey of the practice of electroconvulsive therapy in teaching hospitals in India
    Worrawat Chanpattana
    Department of Psychiatry, Bangkok Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
    J ECT 21:100-4. 2005
    We sought to obtain an overview of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) practice in teaching hospitals in India.
  15. ncbi Discrepant attitudes about teamwork among critical care nurses and physicians
    Eric J Thomas
    University of Texas Houston Medical School, Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, USA
    Crit Care Med 31:956-9. 2003
    ..To measure and compare critical care physicians' and nurses' attitudes about teamwork...
  16. pmc The Canadian Adverse Events Study: the incidence of adverse events among hospital patients in Canada
    G Ross Baker
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, McMurrich Building Room 2031, 12 Queen s Park Crescent West, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8, Canada
    CMAJ 170:1678-86. 2004
    ..AEs are unintended injuries or complications resulting in death, disability or prolonged hospital stay that arise from health care management. We estimated the incidence of AEs among patients in Canadian acute care hospitals...
  17. pmc Computer and internet use by first year clinical and nursing students in a Nigerian teaching hospital
    Grace Ada Ajuwon
    E, Latunde Odeku Medical Library, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 3:10. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the uptake of computer and internet by health science students studying in the country...
  18. ncbi Relationship between fluoroquinolone use and changes in susceptibility to fluoroquinolones of selected pathogens in 10 United States teaching hospitals, 1991-2000
    Marcus J Zervos
    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 37:1643-8. 2003
    ..between fluoroquinolone use and the susceptibilities of 11 bacterial pathogens to fluoroquinolones in 10 US teaching hospitals from 1991 through 2000...
  19. ncbi Current practice of preoperative fasting: a nationwide survey in Japanese anesthesia-teaching hospitals
    Nobuaki Shime
    Department of Anesthesiology, Postgraduate School of Medicine, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii cho, Kamigyo ku, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    J Anesth 19:187-92. 2005
    ..survey to investigate the current practice of the preoperative fasting period in Japanese anesthesia-teaching hospitals. Acceptance of the clinical practice guideline published by the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) ..
  20. ncbi Impact of education and training on neonatal resuscitation practices in 14 teaching hospitals in India
    A K Deorari
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, WHO Collaborating Centre for Training and Research in Newborn Care, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India
    Ann Trop Paediatr 21:29-33. 2001
    ..resuscitation programme (NRP) on the incidence, management and outcome of birth asphyxia was evaluated in 14 teaching hospitals in India...
  21. ncbi [Quality of surgical continuing education in Germany]
    J Ansorg
    Berufsverband der Deutschen Chirurgen, BDC Service, Berlin
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 130:508-13. 2005
    ..Aim of the study was to evaluate the surgical training in Germany from the viewpoint of the residents...
  22. ncbi Implementing guidelines for venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in a large Italian teaching hospital: lights and shadows
    Luca Scaglione
    Emergency Department, S Giovanni Battista Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Haematologica 90:678-84. 2005
    ..The objective of this study (part of the TRiPSS-2 project) was to evaluate the impact of a locally adapted GL, supported by a multifaceted implementation strategy, in improving VTE prophylaxis in a large teaching hospital...
  23. pmc Infective endocarditis in a Finnish teaching hospital: a study on 326 episodes treated during 1980-2004
    M Heiro
    Department of Medicine, Turku University Hospital, Finland
    Heart 92:1457-62. 2006
    ..To evaluate potential changes of infective endocarditis (IE) in patients treated in a Finnish teaching hospital during the past 25 years...
  24. ncbi Priority setting in a hospital drug formulary: a qualitative case study and evaluation
    Douglas K Martin
    Joint Center for Bioethics, University of Toronto, 88 College Street, Toronto, Ont, Canada M5G 1L4
    Health Policy 66:295-303. 2003
    ..The process we utilized here, describing using case study methods and evaluating using 'accountability for reasonableness', is a generalizable process for improving the fairness of priority setting in hospital drug formularies...
  25. pmc The roles of teaching hospitals, insurance status, and race/ethnicity in receipt of adjuvant therapy for regional-stage breast cancer in Florida
    Lisa C Richardson
    Department of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:160-6. 2006
    We examined the roles of teaching hospitals, insurance status, and race/ ethnicity in women's receipt of adjuvant therapy for regional-stage breast cancer.
  26. ncbi Institutional conditions and individual experiences in the career-entry period of Swiss medical residents--a qualitative study
    Barbara Buddeberg-Fischer
    Department of Psychosocial Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 136:26-32. 2006
    ....
  27. ncbi Drug administration errors: a prospective survey from three South African teaching hospitals
    R L Llewellyn
    Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, Republic of South Africa
    Anaesth Intensive Care 37:93-8. 2009
    ..Failure to institute suggested solutions will continue to compromise patient safety...
  28. pmc Awareness and perceptions of electroconvulsive therapy among psychiatric patients: a cross-sectional survey from teaching hospitals in Karachi, Pakistan
    Mehreen Arshad
    Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Psychiatry 7:27. 2007
    ..Given this situation we aimed to assess the awareness and perceptions regarding ECT as a treatment modality among the psychiatric patients...
  29. ncbi Analysis of errors reported by surgeons at three teaching hospitals
    Atul A Gawande
    Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02155, USA
    Surgery 133:614-21. 2003
    ..Little is known of the factors that underlie surgical errors. Incident reporting has been proposed as a method of obtaining information about medical errors to help identify such factors...
  30. ncbi Epidemiologic profile of peripartum cardiomyopathy in a tertiary care hospital
    Simeon A Isezuo
    Department of Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
    Ethn Dis 17:228-33. 2007
    ..It is not, however, known if these practices have changed and influenced the epidemiology of PPCM over the years...
  31. ncbi Differences in medical error risk among nurses working two- and three-shift systems at teaching hospitals: a six-month prospective study
    Katsutoshi Tanaka
    Department of Occupational Mental Health, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kitasato University, Sagamihara, Kanagawa 228 8555, Japan
    Ind Health 48:357-64. 2010
    ..A total of 1,506 registered nurses working shifts at teaching hospitals participated in this study to evaluate the difference in medical error risk between two- and three-shift ..
  32. ncbi Characteristics of quality and patient safety curricula in major teaching hospitals
    Susan K Pingleton
    Association of American Medical Colleges, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Med Qual 25:305-11. 2010
    ..2 quality and patient safety curricula for internal medicine and general surgery residents in major teaching hospitals: an infrequent formal curriculum developed by the university and a positive informal curriculum found in the ..
  33. ncbi The effect of resident duty hour restriction on trauma center outcomes in teaching hospitals in the state of Pennsylvania
    Thomas S Helling
    Department of Surgery, Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Trauma 69:607-12; discussion 612-3. 2010
    ....
  34. ncbi Do-not-resuscitate orders for terminal patients with cancer in teaching hospitals of Korea
    Do Yeun Kim
    Department of Medical Oncology, Dongguk University International Hospitals, Goyang, Gyeonggi, Republic of Korea
    J Palliat Med 10:1153-8. 2007
    To examine the current practices relating to do-not-resuscitate (DNR) orders for terminal patients with cancer at teaching hospitals in Korea.
  35. ncbi Risk-adjusted morbidity in teaching hospitals correlates with reported levels of communication and collaboration on surgical teams but not with scale measures of teamwork climate, safety climate, or working conditions
    Daniel L Davenport
    Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0298, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 205:778-84. 2007
    ..The goal of this study was to measure the impact of OCSFs on risk-adjusted surgical morbidity and mortality...
  36. ncbi Impact of a training intervention on use of antimicrobials in teaching hospitals
    Seikh F U Akter
    Department of Community Health and Family Medicine, International Islamic University Malaysia IIUM, Pahang, Malaysia
    J Infect Dev Ctries 3:447-51. 2009
    ..This intervention study assessed the effectiveness of a training intervention on antimicrobials prescribing by physicians in paediatric wards of tertiary care level hospitals...
  37. pmc Effect of work-hours regulations on intensive care unit mortality in United States teaching hospitals
    Meeta Prasad
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine MP, JDC, JMK, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Crit Care Med 37:2564-9. 2009
    ..The United States instituted restrictions on resident work-hours in July 2003. The clinical impact of this reform on critically ill patients is unknown...
  38. ncbi Postoperative complications and mortality in older patients having non-cardiac surgery at three Melbourne teaching hospitals
    Larry McNicol
    Austin Health, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Med J Aust 186:447-52. 2007
    ..To determine the incidence of postoperative complications, including 30-day mortality rate, and need for intensive care unit (ICU) admission in older patients after non-cardiac surgery...
  39. ncbi The epidemiology of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii: does the community represent a reservoir?
    Cosmina Zeana
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 24:275-9. 2003
    ..To explore the role of the community as a potential reservoir for Acinetobacter baumannii...
  40. ncbi Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia in Western Australian teaching hospitals, 1997-1999: risk factors, outcomes and implications for management
    S P Cordova
    Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Western Australian Centre for Pathology and Medical Research, Nedlands, WA 6009, Australia
    J Hosp Infect 56:22-8. 2004
    ..study was to document the evolution of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) bacteraemia at teaching hospitals in Perth, Western Australia (WA), and determine the risk factors and outcomes of the disease...
  41. ncbi Ethanol in formularies of US teaching hospitals
    Richard D Blondell
    JAMA 289:552. 2003
  42. ncbi Post-operative pain therapy: prescription patterns in two Nigerian teaching hospitals
    A F Faponle
    Department of Anaesthesia, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife
    Niger J Med 11:180-2. 2002
    ..and pretested questionnaire was administered to resident doctors working in the department of surgery in two teaching hospitals in Nigeria. The questionnaires were completed voluntarily by all the doctors involved...
  43. ncbi Inpatient care of community-acquired pneumonia: the effect of antimicrobial guidelines on clinical outcomes and drug costs in Canadian teaching hospitals
    Theodore K Marras
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Canada
    Can Respir J 11:131-7. 2004
    ..Evidence supporting antibiotic treatment guidelines and respiratory quinolones (RQs) in community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) is limited...
  44. ncbi Hospital waste management in the teaching hospitals of Karachi
    Shahida Rasheed
    Sir Syed College of Medical Sciences, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 55:192-5. 2005
    To evaluate the current practices of segregation approaches, storage arrangements, collection and disposal systems in the teaching hospitals of Karachi.
  45. ncbi Bacteriological, clinical and epidemiological characteristics of hospital-acquired Acinetobacter baumannii infection in a teaching hospital
    M Ayan
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Inonu University, Malatya, Turkey
    J Hosp Infect 54:39-45. 2003
    ..The outbreak strains, demonstrated genetic distinction between our three outbreaks and isolates from specific areas in the hospital...
  46. ncbi Patient Safety Leadership WalkRounds
    Allan Frankel
    Partners HealthCare System, Boston, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 29:16-26. 2003
    ..Executives are surveyed quarterly about actions they have taken as a direct result of WalkRounds and are asked what they have learned from the rounds...
  47. ncbi Quality of care in teaching hospitals: a literature review
    Joel Kupersmith
    Association of American Medical Colleges, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Acad Med 80:458-66. 2005
    To compare the quality of care in teaching hospitals with that in nonteaching hospitals.
  48. ncbi Is there a "July phenomenon" in pediatric neurosurgery at teaching hospitals?
    Edward R Smith
    Neurosurgical Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
    J Neurosurg 105:169-76. 2006
    ..Some have speculated that the arrival of new interns and residents at teaching hospitals each July might cause an annual transient increase in poor patient outcomes and inefficient care.
  49. ncbi Mortality in medicare patients undergoing surgery in July in teaching hospitals
    Michael J Englesbe
    Department of Surgery, Michigan Surgical Collaborative for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0331, USA
    Ann Surg 249:871-6. 2009
    To determine whether operative mortality rates at teaching hospitals in the United States are higher in July, the start of the academic year.
  50. ncbi Involvement abroad of U.S. academic health centers and major teaching hospitals: the developing landscape
    Michael G Merritt
    The Chartis Group, New York, New York, USA
    Acad Med 83:541-9. 2008
    ..S. academic health centers (AHCs) and major teaching hospitals, and to describe how these offshore activities relate to each institution's underlying mission and to the ..
  51. ncbi Hospital waste management status in Iran: a case study in the teaching hospitals of Iran University of Medical Sciences
    Mahdi Farzadkia
    Environmental Health Engineering Department, School of Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Waste Manag Res 27:384-9. 2009
    ..The main objective of this research was to investigate the solid waste management in the eight teaching hospitals of Iran University of Medical Sciences...
  52. pmc Promoting translational and clinical science: the critical role of medical schools and teaching hospitals
    Howard B Dickler
    Association of American Medical Colleges, Washington, D C, United States of America
    PLoS Med 3:e378. 2006
  53. ncbi Prevalent bacterial infections in intensive care units of Shiraz University of medical sciences teaching hospitals, Shiraz, Iran
    Parvin Hassanzadeh
    Department of Biology, School of Science, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran
    Jpn J Infect Dis 62:249-53. 2009
    ..Samples of all the patients hospitalized longer than 48 h in two Shiraz university teaching hospitals in Shiraz, Iran, were microbiologically cultured, and antimicrobial susceptibility was determined using the ..
  54. ncbi Audit of antibiotic prescribing in two governmental teaching hospitals in Indonesia
    U Hadi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Dr Soetomo Hospital School of Medicine, Airlangga University, SBY, Indonesia
    Clin Microbiol Infect 14:698-707. 2008
    ..An audit on antibiotic use of patients hospitalized for 5 days or more was conducted in two teaching hospitals (A and B) in Java. Data were collected by review of records on the day of discharge...
  55. ncbi Jordanian nurses' job satisfaction and intent to stay: comparing teaching and non-teaching hospitals
    Majd T Mrayyan
    The Hashemite University, Faculty of Nursing, Zarqa, Jordan
    J Prof Nurs 23:125-36. 2007
    ..Jordanian nurses' job satisfaction and intent to stay, compare the phenomena of interest in teaching and non-teaching hospitals, and correlate the two concepts of nurses' job satisfaction and intent to stay...
  56. ncbi How intravenous immunoglobulin is used in clinical practice: audits of two Sydney teaching hospitals
    M W Lin
    Department of Immunology, Concord Repatriation General Hospital, Concord, New South Wales, Australia
    Intern Med J 37:308-14. 2007
    ..IVIg may also be purchased by hospitals for uses not covered by these indications on an individual patient use basis. These audits were developed to examine current hospital practice in IVIg use...
  57. ncbi Is there a relationship between high-quality performance in major teaching hospitals and residents' knowledge of quality and patient safety?
    Susan K Pingleton
    Association of American Medical Colleges, Washington, DC, USA
    Acad Med 84:1510-5. 2009
    The relationship of the quality of teaching hospitals' clinical performance to resident education in quality and patient safety is unclear...
  58. ncbi Risk factors for nosocomial infections due to Pseudomonas aeruginosa producing metallo-beta-lactamase in two tertiary-care teaching hospitals
    Alexandre Prehn Zavascki
    Infectious Diseases Service, Hospital São Lucas da Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    J Antimicrob Chemother 58:882-5. 2006
    To assess risk factors for nosocomial infections due to Pseudomonas aeruginosa producing metallo-beta-lactamase (MBL-PA) in two teaching hospitals where horizontal dissemination has been demonstrated.
  59. ncbi Can pyloromyotomy for infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis be performed in any hospital? Results from two teaching hospitals
    Esther D van den Ende
    Department of Surgery, Haga Hospital, Red Cross Hospital Juliana Children s Hospital, Sportlaan 600, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Eur J Pediatr 166:553-7. 2007
    ..in patients with infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis, a descriptive cohort study was performed in two teaching hospitals in the Netherlands...
  60. ncbi Assessing the risk of tuberculosis infection among healthcare workers: the Melbourne Mantoux Study. Melbourne Mantoux Study Group
    R L Stuart
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Epidemiology, Monash Medical Centre, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 174:569-73. 2001
    To determine the potential prevalence of nosocomial infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis among hospital employees in teaching hospitals in Melbourne.
  61. ncbi A prospective before-and-after trial of a medical emergency team
    Rinaldo Bellomo
    Austin and Repatriation Medical Centre, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 179:283-7. 2003
    ..To determine the effect on cardiac arrests and overall hospital mortality of an intensive care-based medical emergency team...
  62. ncbi The association between hospital type and mortality and length of stay: a study of 16.9 million hospitalized Medicare beneficiaries
    Z Yuan
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio 44109 1998, USA
    Med Care 38:231-45. 2000
    ..To examine the association between hospital type and mortality and length of stay using hospitalized Medicare beneficiaries for a 10-year period...
  63. ncbi The CCC system in two teaching hospitals: a progress report
    W V Slack
    Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Med Inform 54:183-96. 1999
    ..In addition, the CCC systems have had a beneficial impact on the finances of the two hospitals, and they have cost less than what many hospitals spend for financial computing alone...
  64. ncbi Causes of prescribing errors in hospital inpatients: a prospective study
    Bryony Dean
    Centre for Practice and Policy, School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, UK
    Lancet 359:1373-8. 2002
    ..They have not, however, been applied to prescribing errors, which are a great cause of patient harm. Our aim was to use this approach to investigate the causes of such errors...
  65. ncbi Survey of palliative care programs in United States teaching hospitals
    J A Billings
    Palliative Care Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School Center for Palliative Care, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Palliat Med 4:309-14. 2001
    ..in academic hospitals in the United States, we surveyed a random sample of 100 hospitals in the Council of Teaching Hospitals and Health Systems directory. Sixty percent of hospitals provided information...
  66. ncbi Prevalence of malnutrition and 12-month incidence of mortality in two Sydney teaching hospitals
    M H Middleton
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, The St George Hospital, Kogarah, New South Wales, Australia
    Intern Med J 31:455-61. 2001
    The objectives of the present study were to determine: (i) the prevalence of malnutrition in two Sydney teaching hospitals using Subjective Global Assessment (SGA), (ii) the effect of malnutrition on 12-month mortality and (iii) the ..
  67. ncbi Team communications in the operating room: talk patterns, sites of tension, and implications for novices
    Lorelei Lingard
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Med 77:232-7. 2002
    ..This study explored the nature of communications among operating room (OR) team members from surgery, nursing, and anesthesia to identify common communicative patterns, sites of tension, and their impact on novices...
  68. ncbi Pattern of skin diseases at the University teaching hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    D Shibeshi
    Dermatology Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Int J Dermatol 39:822-5. 2000
    ..Emphasis should be given to this group of common skin diseases at all levels of health care so that proper diagnosis, treatment, and referral can be practiced...
  69. ncbi Effect of an education programme on the utilization of a medical emergency team in a teaching hospital
    D Jones
    Clinical Governance Unit, Melbourne University, Austin Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    Intern Med J 36:231-6. 2006
    ..Medical Emergency Teams (MET) have been developed to identify, review and manage acutely unwell ward patients. Previous studies have suggested that there may be obstacles to the utilization and activation of the MET...
  70. pmc Is there a July phenomenon? The effect of July admission on intensive care mortality and length of stay in teaching hospitals
    William A Barry
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Iowa City VA Medical Center, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:639-45. 2003
    ....
  71. ncbi Antimicrobial resistance in Staphylococcus aureus in Australian teaching hospitals, 1989-1999
    Graeme R Nimmo
    Microbiology Department, Queensland Health Pathology Service, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba 4102, Australia
    Microb Drug Resist 9:155-60. 2003
    ..The proportion of nmMRSA increased to modest levels in the other cities. In eastern cities, this was due to the appearance of strains closely related to nmMRSA seen in other countries of the southwestern Pacific...
  72. ncbi A survey of doctors' and nurses' knowledge, attitudes and compliance with infection control guidelines in Birmingham teaching hospitals
    A D Stein
    School of Medicine, The University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    J Hosp Infect 54:68-73. 2003
    ..and nurses through a cross-sectional survey conducted between March and May 2001 in three Birmingham, UK teaching hospitals. Seventy-five doctors and 143 nurses, representing 7% and 4%, respectively, of potential respondents, ..
  73. ncbi The epidemiological analyses of trauma patients in Chongqing teaching hospitals following the Wenchuan earthquake
    Ce Yang
    State Key Laboratory of Trauma, Burns and Combined Injury, Research institute for Traffic Medicine of People s Liberation Army, Daping Hospital, Third Military Medical University, Chongqing, PR China
    Injury 40:488-92. 2009
    ..This study aimed to provide an overview of injuries among the patients admitted to the six teaching hospitals in Chongqing, China, after the 2008 Wenchuan earthquake.
  74. ncbi Prescription of prophylactic antibiotics for neurosurgical procedures in teaching hospitals in Iran
    Mehrdad Askarian
    Department of Community Medicine, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Am J Infect Control 35:260-2. 2007
    ..This will minimize the consequences of antibiotic misuse such as increased drug antibiotic resistance, adverse events, and higher costs to the institution...
  75. ncbi Research utilization and research attitudes among nurses working in teaching hospitals in Tabriz, Iran
    Leila Valizadeh
    Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Medical Sciences University, Tabriz, Iran
    J Clin Nurs 12:928-30. 2003
  76. ncbi Impact of randomized trial results on acute lung injury ventilator therapy in teaching hospitals
    Craig R Weinert
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Clinical Outcomes Research Center, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:1304-9. 2003
    ..Whereas many medical advances are slowly brought into practice, clinicians in teaching hospitals are often assumed to be early adopters of new medical advances...
  77. ncbi Investigation of risk factors for surgical wound infection among teaching hospitals in Tehran
    Kamran Soltani Arabshahi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Firoozgar Teaching Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Int Wound J 3:59-62. 2006
    ..In conclusion, identification of the risk factors for SSI will help physicians to improve patient care and may decrease mortality and morbidity and hospital care costs of surgery patients...
  78. ncbi Prophylactic antibiotic therapy in gynecologic-obstetric procedures: experience from three Iranian teaching hospitals
    Mehrdad Askarian
    Indian J Med Sci 60:245-6. 2006
  79. ncbi Comparison of job satisfaction and stress among male and female doctors in teaching hospitals of Karachi
    Ali Khan Khuwaja
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi
    J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 16:23-7. 2004
    Job dissatisfaction and stress among doctors affect the quality of health care. We assessed the levels of satisfaction for workplace characteristics and job stress among doctors of three teaching hospitals in Karachi.
  80. ncbi Thromboprophylaxis practice patterns in two Western Australian teaching hospitals
    John W Eikelboom
    Department of Hematology, Royal Perth Hospital, Wellington Street, Perth, WA, 6001 Australia
    Haematologica 89:586-93. 2004
    ..Our objective was to determine what proportion of patients undergoing elective hip or knee arthroplasty actually receive recommended thromboprophylaxis according to international guidelines...
  81. ncbi Impact of hospital accreditation on infection control programs in teaching hospitals in Japan
    Miho Sekimoto
    Department of Healthcare Economics and Quality Management, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Am J Infect Control 36:212-9. 2008
    ..The Japan Council for Quality Health Care (JCQHC) is a hospital accreditation organization that now prescribes broad elements of IC as part of its accreditation standards...
  82. ncbi Use of magnesium sulfate in pre-eclampsia and eclampsia in teaching hospitals in Addis Ababa: a practice audit
    Workineh Getaneh
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, AAU, MF
    Ethiop Med J 48:157-64. 2010
    ..However, the drug was introduced in practice in teaching hospitals in Addis Ababa recently. Hence, it is important to audit its use at this stage.
  83. ncbi Needle-stick injuries in an Ugandan teaching hospital
    D H Newsom
    Department of Paediatrics, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, P O Box 1410, Mbarara, Uganda
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 96:517-22. 2002
    ..NSI are common, preventable sources of infection and stress for HCW in Africa...
  84. ncbi Professional nurses' opinion on research and research utilization for promoting quality nursing care in selected teaching hospitals in Nigeria
    Bola Ofi
    Department of Nursing, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria
    Int J Nurs Pract 14:243-55. 2008
    ..Nursing services managers and educators should promote better research education focusing on practitioners' knowledge/experience and attitudes towards research...
  85. ncbi Aetiological diagnosis of infective endocarditis by direct amplification of rRNA genes from surgically removed valve tissue. An 11-year experience in a Finnish teaching hospital
    Pirkko Kotilainen
    Department of Medicine, Turku University Hospital, Finland
    Ann Med 38:263-73. 2006
    ..We sought to assess the value of this methodology in a routine clinical setting...
  86. pmc Evaluating the performance of inpatient attending physicians: a new instrument for today's teaching hospitals
    Christopher A Smith
    Department of Medicine, Cook County, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:766-71. 2004
    ..We developed a new instrument to evaluate attending physicians on medical inpatient services and tested its reliability and validity...
  87. ncbi All in a day's work: an observational study to quantify how and with whom doctors on hospital wards spend their time
    Johanna I Westbrook
    Health Informatics Research and Evaluation Unit, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 188:506-9. 2008
    ..To quantify time doctors in hospital wards spend on specific work tasks, and with health professionals and patients...
  88. ncbi Are surgical outcomes for lung cancer resections improved at teaching hospitals?
    Robert A Meguid
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1015-24; discussion 1024-5. 2008
    ..We postulate that short-term outcome after lung cancer resection is better at teaching hospitals (TH) compared with nonteaching hospitals (non-TH), independent of volume.
  89. ncbi Learning in teaching hospitals and the community: time to get the balance right
    Jill Morrison
    Med Educ 40:92-3. 2006
  90. pmc Obstacles and solutions for spontaneous reporting of adverse drug reactions in the hospital
    A Vallano
    Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Pharmacoepidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 60:653-8. 2005
    ..To describe the opinions of hospital physicians concerning problems regarding the spontaneous reporting of adverse drug reactions (ADRs) and ways to solve them...
  91. ncbi Barriers to student access to patients in a group of teaching hospitals
    Leslie G Olson
    John Hunter Hospital, Locked Bag 1, Newcastle Region Mail Centre, NSW 2310, Australia
    Med J Aust 183:461-3. 2005
    To determine the number of patients in our teaching hospitals who were, on any given day, both available and willing to see medical students.
  92. ncbi Improved short-term survival for advanced ovarian, tubal, and peritoneal cancer patients operated at teaching hospitals
    T Paulsen
    Cancer Registry of Norway, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 16:11-7. 2006
    ..The short-term survival at 450 days was 79% for women operated at teaching hospitals (TH) and 62% at NTH (P= 0.02)...
  93. ncbi Incidence and pattern of cardiovascular disease in a Nigerian teaching hospital
    Rufus Adesoji Adedoyin
    Department of Medical Rehabilitation, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria
    Trop Doct 35:104-6. 2005
    ..A total number of 1104 patients were recorded. Heart failure (35%) followed by hypertension (32%) was found to be the most prevalent...
  94. ncbi Pulling together and pushing apart: tides of tension in the ICU team
    Laura A Hawryluck
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, 300 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1V7
    Acad Med 77:S73-6. 2002
  95. pmc Factors associated with poor prognosis among patients admitted with heart failure in a Nigerian tertiary medical centre: a cross-sectional study
    Kamilu M Karaye
    Department of Medicine, Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 8:16. 2008
    ....
  96. ncbi Prevalence of 16S rRNA methylase genes in Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates from a Chinese teaching hospital: coexistence of rmtB and armA genes in the same isolate
    Fangyou Yu
    Key Laboratory of Medical Molecular Virology of Ministries of Education and Health, Institutes of Biomedical Sciences and Institute of Medical Microbiology, Shanghai Medical School of Fudan University, Shanghai 200032, China
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 64:57-63. 2009
    ..16S rRNA methylase-producing isolates of Klebsiella pneumoniae were commonly identified in the Chinese teaching hospital with coexistence of rmtB and armA genes in the same isolate...
  97. ncbi Quality of clinical supervision as perceived by attending doctors in university and district teaching hospitals
    Jamiu O Busari
    Department of Paediatrics, Atrium Medical Centre, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Med Educ 41:957-64. 2007
    ..We decided to investigate whether there is any difference in how ADs perceive the quality of their supervision in university teaching hospital (UTH) and district teaching hospital (DTH) settings...
  98. ncbi Caesarean section rates in teaching hospitals of Tehran: 1999-2003
    A Moini
    Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Roointan Arash Maternity Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 13:457-60. 2007
    To determine the trends of caesarean section in teaching hospitals of Tehran University of Medical Sciences, a retrospective analysis was performed on the obstetric data from 3 hospitals in a 5-year period...
  99. ncbi How well prepared are medical students for their first year as doctors? The views of consultants and specialist registrars in two teaching hospitals
    C Matheson
    University of Nottingham, Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Postgrad Med J 85:582-9. 2009
    To evaluate (1) the extent to which first year doctors (foundation year 1 doctors, F1s) in two teaching hospitals in the Trent Deanery were rated by specialist registrars (SpRs) and consultants as being well prepared for practice; (2) the ..
  100. ncbi Geriatric admissions in a developing country: experience from a tertiary centre in Nigeria
    Arthur C Onwuchekwa
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital, Port Harcourt, Nigeria
    Ethn Dis 19:359-62. 2009
    ..The aging populations in developing countries have brought a demographic and an epidemiological transition, affecting the impact of chronic diseases on the health status of the population...
  101. ncbi Aetiology of bacteraemia among adult AIDS patients attending Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Lagos, Nigeria
    F T Ogunsola
    Department of Medical Microbiology College of Medicine, University of Lagos, P M B 12003, Lagos Nigeria
    Niger Postgrad Med J 16:186-92. 2009
    ..Bacteraemia is a relatively common event in HIV-infected patients, especially in late infection. Studies in Africa have shown that more than 23% of AIDS patients have bacteraemia but there is paucity of data from Nigeria...

Research Grants67

  1. RCT to evaluate guidelines for acute rhinosinusitis
    Jane Garbutt; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..In addition, knowledge gained from this research could be used to decrease the inappropriate use of antibiotics. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  2. Endothelial progenitor cells and surgical outcomes
    Andrew Auerbach; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  3. Improving use of peri-operative beta-blockers with a multidimentional QI program
    Andrew Auerbach; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The impact of this set of tools will be substantial as groups such as the NSQIP, SCIP, National Quality Forum, and Leapfrog Group continue to endorse PBB as a key strategy to reduce surgical morbidity and mortality. ..
  4. Financial incentives for smoking cessation
    Kevin Volpp; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  5. Oral Chemotherapy Safety in Ambulatory Oncology: A Proactive Risk Assessment
    SAUL WEINGART; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Lessons about oral chemotherapy safety are applicable to other high-alert medications in ambulatory care. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  6. Financial incentives for smoking cessation
    Kevin Volpp; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. Impact of resident work hour rules on errors and quality
    Kevin Volpp; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Err is Human in 2000 and will directly impact the health care received by the 44% of patients cared for in teaching hospitals in the United States...
  8. Clinical Decision Support in Community Hospitals: Barriers & Facilitators
    Joan S Ash; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..S. hospitals. This gap in CDS implementation between community and teaching hospitals portends serious consequences for health care quality, patient safety, and rising costs...
  9. Measuring the Value of Romote ICU Monitoring
    Eric Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] 4. To measure changes in healthcare provider attitudes about teamwork and safety climate after implementation of the tele-ICU. [unreadable] ..
  10. E-Prescribing Impact on Patient Safety, Use, and Cost
    Joel Weissman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. Improving Safety and Quality with Outpatient Order Entry
    Tejal Gandhi; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Given the diversity of practices, these findings will be generalizable to other organizations and will speed the adoption of these systems. ..
  12. Help Seeking for Depression by Primary Care Patients
    ANASHUA ELWY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Determining the factors associated with patients' decisions to seek help for depression from PCPs is a first step in helping patients to take action to improve their mental health. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  13. Improving Systems for Colorectal Cancer Screening
    John Ayanian; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. Emergency Linkage to Outpatient Psychiatric Care
    Glenn Currier; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  15. Artificial Nutrition in Terminally Ill Cancer Patients
    Sydney Dy; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Dy with the skills she needs to develop into an independent clinical researcher in oncology palliative care decision-making and health services research. ..
  16. Prediciting Severe Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia
    Ron Keren; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  17. Boston Community Academic Mental Health Partnership
    Deborah Bowen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These efforts are steps towards achieving the change needed to expanding our knowledge to better inform the development a system of care that best meets the needs of consumers, their family members and other stakeholders. ..
  18. Genetic Counseling Processes and Analogue Client Outcome
    Debra Roter; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. Prevention of Catheter-Associated Blood Stream Infections
    David Warren; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..I will build on the experience outlined in this proposal to establish myself an independent investigator in healthcare epidemiology, studying nosocomial infections and developing interventions to prevent them. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  20. Guided Care: Integrating High Tech and High Touch
    CHARLES BOULT; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  21. Financial Incentives and Variations in the Care of Medicare Beneficiaries
    Bruce E Landon; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Because patients will be clustered within physicians and physicians clustered within markets, we will use hierarchical analytic methods. ..
  22. Cardiac care in specialty and general hospitals
    Peter M Cram; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Together these analyses will provide much needed information on the relative quality of care provided by specialty cardiac hospitals to policy makers, payors, providers and patients. ..
  23. Intervention to Increase Safety Belt Use in ED Patients
    William Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..e. the "teachable moment"). ..
  24. Anthrax Toxins Impair Phagocyte Actin-based Motility
    Frederick Southwick; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  25. Post-Trial Access for Insured and Uninsured Participants
    Joel Weissman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  26. Feasibility of Measuring Sleep in a Critical Care Environment
    Margaret A Pisani; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  27. Harmonizing Data Standards for Primary Care
    Robert Phillips; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  28. Self-Management in African Americans with Diabetes and Hypertension
    Elizabeth Lynch; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  29. Amelioration of Literacy Deficits in Prenatal Care
    Debra Roter; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  30. Improving Treatment of Newly Diagnosed Osteoporosis
    Peter Cram; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Finally, this work will serve as a model for examining the barriers to and improving treatment of other chronic diseases identified through screening. ..
  31. Government Industry Relationships in Science
    Eric Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  32. Hospital Integration and Medicare Reimbursement Policy
    Daniel Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  33. Determinants of Cardiac Risk Factor Modification
    Carla Boutin Foster; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The long-term goal is to use this data to develop interventions that improve physical activity among Latino adults with coronary artery disease. ..
  34. The Value of Health in Adolescents with Chronic Illness
    MICHAEL YI; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The challenge and the major strength of this research agenda is its integration of behavioral and social science paradigms with clinical disease information. ..
  35. REGULATION OF ACTIN FILAMENT FORMATION IN PHAGOCYTES
    Frederick Southwick; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These studies may provide new strategies for defending against infections, controlling auto-immune diseases and regulating the timing of cell death. ..
  36. Prevention of Pressure Ulcers in Hip Fracture Patients
    Mona Baumgarten; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..At the end of the planning project, we will be poised to submit a proposal that applies rigorous research methods to an important clinical problem. ..
  37. Brief Intervention to Reduce Alcohol Use in ED patients
    William Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..e. routine care). ..
  38. Locus of Care & Pressure Ulcers After Hip Fracture
    Mona Baumgarten; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  39. MD Group Characteristics and Quality of Care for CHD
    Bruce Landon; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  40. Videoscopic Drainage of Infected Pancreatic Collections
    Karen Horvath; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Five major teaching hospitals will enroll 40 patients over 18 months...
  41. Data Sharing & Data Withholding Among Trainees in Scien*
    Eric Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Hypotheses will be tested using univariate and multivariate statistical techniques. Results will be disseminated through publications in peer-reviewed journals and presentations at scientific meetings. ..
  42. GLOBAL ANALYSIS OF TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGE IN HEALTH CARE
    Daniel Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  43. Pulmonary Diagnosis By Multichannel Lung Sound Analyzer
    Raymond Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In Phase II we will optimize our methods and demonstrate the value of automated lung sound analysis in broader clinical trials. PROPOSED COMMERCIAL APPLICATION: NOT AVAILABLE ..
  44. Lipid Testing /Treatment in Older MI Patients
    JoAnne Foody; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This work will ultimately improve care for the elderly patient with cardiovascular disease. ..
  45. PRESSURE ULCERS IN ELDERLY EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT PATIENTS
    Mona Baumgarten; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..They conclude that the present research is a first step towards addressing a common and serious problem, improving the quality of life of elderly hospital patients and reducing the cost of hospital care. ..
  46. PICU Nosocomial Infections: Epidemiology and Outcomes
    Alexis Elward; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  47. Improving the Care of Frequently Hospitalized Urban Poor
    Alicia Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  48. Radiotherapy Quality and Outcomes in Prostate Cancer
    JUSTIN BEKELMAN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Furthermore, we hypothesize that higher radiotherapy quality performance is associated with longer event-free survival and lower morbidity. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  49. Academic Industry Relationships in Genetics
    Eric Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..data from focus groups and personal interviews with investigators in research intensive medical schools and teaching hospitals will be used to refine existing and develop new survey items and hypotheses...
  50. Genetic Virulence Markers in Respiratory Syncytial Virus
    RICHARD MARTINELLO; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..A committee consisting of established basic scientists, clinical researchers and hospital epidemiology mentors has been established to provide scientific guidance and training oversight. ..
  51. Using Barcode Technology to Improve Medication Safety
    Tejal Gandhi; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The applicant believes that this study will advance the national patient safety agenda and significantly impact the way medication is delivered by hospitals in the future. ..
  52. Infection Risk of Urinary Collection Strategies
    Sanjay Saint; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Since approximately 40% of elderly Americans will enter a nursing home at some point, identification of those at risk of infection could have considerable health, quality of life, and economic consequences. ..
  53. Childhood Neurodevelopmental and Degenerative Disease
    Ira Bergman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  54. Cannabinoid Mechanisms in Human Gastrointestinal Motor and Sensory Functions
    MICHAEL L CAMILLERI; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These actions may be relevant to develop new treatments for IBS. The studies will also provide further understanding of the potential of medications like medical marijuana on stomach function that may be relevant to appetite control. ..
  55. ALPHA-2 ADRENERGIC CONTROL OF COLONIC FUNCTION IN IBS
    Michael Camilleri; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  56. SCAR TRIP Conference: Transforming Medical Imaging
    Katherine Andriole; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  57. Fostering Independence in Nursing and Outcomes Research
    Christopher Friese; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The research projects examine the relationship between the nursing practice environment and outcomes of care for patients with cancer. ..
  58. WEB BASED RENAL TRANSPLANT PATIENT MEDICATION EDUCATION
    Amy Friedman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..It is hoped that better prescription comprehension and understanding of the transplant process will help patients improve their own compliance and troubleshoot errors made by other providers. ..
  59. ALPHA 2 ADRENERGIC CONTROL IN IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME
    Michael Camilleri; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Significance: This project will characterize pharmacogenetic mechanisms determining the response to clonidine through studies of candidate genes that control alpha2-adrenoreceptor function and norepinephrine transport in IBS. ..
  60. Youth Support Team Intervention for Suicidal Adolescents
    Cheryl King; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  61. The Role of Inflammation and Parity on GDM and Type 2 DM
    Wanda Nicholson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This award will give Dr. Nicholson the dedicated time and experience she needs to develop into an independent clinical investigator [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  62. Function, Quality of Life and Nursing Home Use in PACE
    Susan Friedman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These studies will be performed concurrently with a comprehensive educational plan, with an ultimate goal of preparing Dr. Friedman to become an independent investigator in clinically-based health services research. ..