inpatients

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Summary: Persons admitted to health facilities which provide board and room, for the purpose of observation, care, diagnosis or treatment.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Respiratory viral infections among pediatric inpatients and outpatients in Taiwan from 1997 to 1999
    H P Tsai
    National Health Research Institutes Tainan Virology Laboratory for Diagnosis and Research, Department of Pathology, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Clin Microbiol 39:111-8. 2001
  2. ncbi Prescribing errors in hospital inpatients: a three-centre study of their prevalence, types and causes
    Bryony Dean Franklin
    Pharmacy Department, Ground Floor, Charing Cross Hospital, Fulham Palace Road, London, UK
    Postgrad Med J 87:739-45. 2011
  3. ncbi Patient education to prevent falls among older hospital inpatients: a randomized controlled trial
    Terry P Haines
    Allied Health Clinical Research Unit, Physiotherapy Department, Monash University and Southern Health, Kingston Centre, Kingston Road, Cheltenham, Victoria 3192, Australia
    Arch Intern Med 171:516-24. 2011
  4. ncbi Interventions to improve antibiotic prescribing practices for hospital inpatients
    Peter Davey
    Population Health Sciences Division, Medical Research Institute, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD003543. 2013
  5. ncbi Suboptimal prescribing in older inpatients and outpatients
    J T Hanlon
    Institute for the Study of Geriatric Pharmacotherapy and the Department of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 49:200-9. 2001
  6. pmc Randomized study of basal-bolus insulin therapy in the inpatient management of patients with type 2 diabetes undergoing general surgery (RABBIT 2 surgery)
    Guillermo E Umpierrez
    Department of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:256-61. 2011
  7. pmc Hypoglycemia and clinical outcomes in patients with diabetes hospitalized in the general ward
    Alexander Turchin
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:1153-7. 2009
  8. pmc Does computerized provider order entry reduce prescribing errors for hospital inpatients? A systematic review
    Margaret H Reckmann
    Health Informatics Research and Evaluation Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe 1825, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:613-23. 2009
  9. ncbi Smoking cessation interventions for hospitalized smokers: a systematic review
    Nancy A Rigotti
    Tobacco Research and Treatment Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford St, Room 914, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1950-60. 2008
  10. ncbi Medication errors and adverse drug events in pediatric inpatients
    R Kaushal
    Children's Hospital, Enders 609, Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 285:2114-20. 2001

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  1. pmc Respiratory viral infections among pediatric inpatients and outpatients in Taiwan from 1997 to 1999
    H P Tsai
    National Health Research Institutes Tainan Virology Laboratory for Diagnosis and Research, Department of Pathology, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Clin Microbiol 39:111-8. 2001
    ..These data expand our understanding of the etiology of acute respiratory tract viral infections among in- and outpatients in a subtropical country and may contribute to the prevention and control of viral respiratory tract infections...
  2. ncbi Prescribing errors in hospital inpatients: a three-centre study of their prevalence, types and causes
    Bryony Dean Franklin
    Pharmacy Department, Ground Floor, Charing Cross Hospital, Fulham Palace Road, London, UK
    Postgrad Med J 87:739-45. 2011
    ..To compare the prevalence and causes of prescribing errors in newly written medication orders and how quickly they were rectified, in three NHS organisations...
  3. ncbi Patient education to prevent falls among older hospital inpatients: a randomized controlled trial
    Terry P Haines
    Allied Health Clinical Research Unit, Physiotherapy Department, Monash University and Southern Health, Kingston Centre, Kingston Road, Cheltenham, Victoria 3192, Australia
    Arch Intern Med 171:516-24. 2011
    ..Falls are a common adverse event during hospitalization of older adults, and few interventions have been shown to prevent them...
  4. ncbi Interventions to improve antibiotic prescribing practices for hospital inpatients
    Peter Davey
    Population Health Sciences Division, Medical Research Institute, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD003543. 2013
    ..The two objectives of antibiotic stewardship are first to ensure effective treatment for patients with bacterial infection and second support professionals and patients to reduce unnecessary use and minimize collateral damage...
  5. ncbi Suboptimal prescribing in older inpatients and outpatients
    J T Hanlon
    Institute for the Study of Geriatric Pharmacotherapy and the Department of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 49:200-9. 2001
    ..The literature suggests that suboptimal prescribing is common in older outpatients and inpatients. Moreover, there is significant morbidity and mortality associated with suboptimal prescribing for these older ..
  6. pmc Randomized study of basal-bolus insulin therapy in the inpatient management of patients with type 2 diabetes undergoing general surgery (RABBIT 2 surgery)
    Guillermo E Umpierrez
    Department of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:256-61. 2011
    ..The optimal treatment of hyperglycemia in general surgical patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus is not known...
  7. pmc Hypoglycemia and clinical outcomes in patients with diabetes hospitalized in the general ward
    Alexander Turchin
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:1153-7. 2009
    ..In this study, we aimed to determine whether hypoglycemic episodes are associated with higher mortality in diabetic patients hospitalized in the general ward...
  8. pmc Does computerized provider order entry reduce prescribing errors for hospital inpatients? A systematic review
    Margaret H Reckmann
    Health Informatics Research and Evaluation Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe 1825, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:613-23. 2009
    ..a very focused question, namely, what evidence exists that CPOE systems reduce prescribing errors among hospital inpatients? We identified 13 papers (reporting 12 studies) published between 1998 and 2007...
  9. ncbi Smoking cessation interventions for hospitalized smokers: a systematic review
    Nancy A Rigotti
    Tobacco Research and Treatment Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford St, Room 914, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1950-60. 2008
    ..Providing smoking cessation advice, counseling, or medication is now a quality-of-care measure for US hospitals. We assessed the effectiveness of smoking cessation interventions initiated during a hospital stay...
  10. ncbi Medication errors and adverse drug events in pediatric inpatients
    R Kaushal
    Children's Hospital, Enders 609, Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 285:2114-20. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Medication errors are common in pediatric inpatient settings, and further efforts are needed to reduce them...
  11. ncbi Screening for depression in elderly medical inpatients from rural area of Norway: prevalence and associated factors
    Anne Sofie Helvik
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:150-9. 2010
    ..The present investigation screened for depression in order to assess the prevalence of depression and to study the associated factors with depression in elderly medically hospitalised patients from a rural area in Norway...
  12. ncbi Prospective validation of a prediction model for isolating inpatients with suspected pulmonary tuberculosis
    Juan P Wisnivesky
    Division of General Internal Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:453-7. 2005
    ..This study was conducted to prospectively validate a clinical decision rule to predict the need for respiratory isolation in inpatients with suspected TB.
  13. pmc Influenza surveillance among outpatients and inpatients in Morocco, 1996-2009
    Amal Barakat
    Centre National de Référence de la Grippe, Institut National D Hygiene, Ministere de la Sante, Rabat, Morocco
    PLoS ONE 6:e24579. 2011
    ..Successes and challenges of the enhanced surveillance system introduced in 2007 are also discussed...
  14. ncbi A transdiagnostic internet-based maintenance treatment enhances the stability of outcome after inpatient cognitive behavioral therapy: a randomized controlled trial
    David Ebert
    Philipps University Marburg, Marburg, Germany
    Psychother Psychosom 82:246-56. 2013
    ..Therefore, the goal of the present study was to evaluate a transdiagnostic Internet-based maintenance treatment (TIMT) with the purpose of fostering long-term effects of inpatient psychotherapy...
  15. pmc Validation of probability equation and decision tree in predicting subsequent dengue hemorrhagic fever in adult dengue inpatients in Singapore
    Tun L Thein
    Communicable Disease Center, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:942-5. 2011
    ..The decision tree predicted DHF with a Sn of 99%, Sp 12%, PPV 16%, and NPV 99%. Both tools performed well despite a switch in predominant dengue serotypes...
  16. ncbi Molecular characterization of Staphylococcus aureus in the United States 2004-2008 reveals the rapid expansion of USA300 among inpatients and outpatients
    F Patrick O'Hara
    Department of Computational Biology, GlaxoSmithKline, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, USA
    Microb Drug Resist 18:555-61. 2012
    ..The USA300 clone increased significantly in frequency among both outpatients and inpatients. USA300 increased in both skin and soft-tissue and invasive infection isolates...
  17. ncbi Clinical pharmacists and inpatient medical care: a systematic review
    Peter J Kaboli
    Center for Research in the Implementation of Innovative Strategies in Practice, Iowa City VA Medical Center, and University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52246, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:955-64. 2006
    ..The purpose of this review was to evaluate the published literature on the effects of interventions by clinical pharmacists on processes and outcomes of care in hospitalized adults...
  18. pmc Adverse drug reactions in hospital in-patients: a prospective analysis of 3695 patient-episodes
    Emma C Davies
    The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals Trust, Liverpool, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 4:e4439. 2009
    ..25 days/patient admission episode. The overall burden of ADRs on hospitals is high, and effective intervention strategies are urgently needed to reduce this burden...
  19. ncbi Prevalence, incidence and nature of prescribing errors in hospital inpatients: a systematic review
    Penny J Lewis
    School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Drug Saf 32:379-89. 2009
    ..we set out to systematically review the prevalence, incidence and nature of prescribing errors in hospital inpatients. MEDLINE, EMBASE, CINAHL and International Pharmaceutical Abstracts (all from 1985 to October 2007) were ..
  20. pmc Clinical and radiographic factors do not accurately diagnose smear-negative tuberculosis in HIV-infected inpatients in Uganda: a cross-sectional study
    J Lucian Davis
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e9859. 2010
    ..Therefore, we sought to assess the accuracy of symptoms, physical signs, and radiographic findings for diagnosing tuberculosis in this population in a low-income country with a high incidence of tuberculosis...
  21. ncbi Faecal fungal flora in healthy volunteers and inpatients
    R Khatib
    St John Hospital and Medical Center, 22101 Moross Road, Detroit, Michigan 48236, USA
    Mycoses 44:151-6. 2001
    The faecal fungal flora was analysed in healthy volunteers and inpatients. Self-obtained stool swabs from volunteers (n = 228) and inpatient stool-samples (n = 34) were cultured on Inhibitory-Mould-Agar plates...
  22. ncbi Chest compression rates during cardiopulmonary resuscitation are suboptimal: a prospective study during in-hospital cardiac arrest
    Benjamin S Abella
    Emergency Resuscitation Center and Section of Emergency Medicine, University of Chicago Hospitals, Chicago, Ill 60637, USA
    Circulation 111:428-34. 2005
    ..We sought to measure in-hospital chest compression rates and to determine compliance with published international guidelines...
  23. ncbi The causes of and factors associated with prescribing errors in hospital inpatients: a systematic review
    Mary P Tully
    School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Drug Saf 32:819-36. 2009
    ..To be included, a study had to be of handwritten prescriptions for adult or child inpatients that reported empirically collected data on the causes of or factors associated with errors...
  24. ncbi A systematic review and meta-analysis of studies using the STRATIFY tool for prediction of falls in hospital patients: how well does it work?
    David Oliver
    School of Health and Social Care and Institute of Health Sciences, University of Reading, London Road, Reading, RG1 5AQ, UK
    Age Ageing 37:621-7. 2008
    STRATIFY is a prediction tool developed for use in for hospital inpatients, using a 0-5 score to predict patients who will fall...
  25. ncbi Increased risk for cardiovascular mortality in psoriasis inpatients but not in outpatients
    Lotus Mallbris
    Dermatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 19:225-30. 2004
    ..94; 95% confidence interval, CI: 0.89-0.99). The overall risk among inpatients admitted at least once was increased by 50% (SMR 1.52; 95% CI: 1.44-1.60)...
  26. ncbi Patients' preferences for seclusion or forced medication in acute psychiatric emergency in the Netherlands
    Eline Veltkamp
    Altrecht Mental Health Care, Den Dolder, The Netherlands
    Psychiatr Serv 59:209-11. 2008
    ..This study examined patients' preferences for coercive measures in case of emergency situations on acute psychiatric wards...
  27. ncbi Non-suicidal self-injury, attempted suicide, and suicidal intent among psychiatric inpatients
    Margaret S Andover
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Psychiatry Res 178:101-5. 2010
    ..The current study further examined the relations between NSSI and attempted suicide among psychiatric inpatients. Self-report questionnaires were administered to 117 psychiatric inpatients at a general hospital (M=39...
  28. ncbi Approval ratings of inpatient coercive interventions in a national sample of mental health service users and staff in England
    Richard Whittington
    School of Health Sciences, University of Liverpool, Thompson Yates Bldg, The Quadrangle, Liverpool L69 3GB, United Kingdom
    Psychiatr Serv 60:792-8. 2009
    This study sought to ascertain the degree to which psychiatric inpatients and staff approved of various coercive measures commonly used in acute inpatient care.
  29. pmc Stages of change, treatment outcome and therapeutic alliance in adult inpatients with chronic anorexia nervosa
    Johannes Mander
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Medical University Hospital Tübingen, Osianderstr, Tubingen, Germany
    BMC Psychiatry 13:111. 2013
    ..Further, therapeutic alliance and stages of change associations were explored...
  30. ncbi Geriatric ward hospitalization reduced incidence delirium among older medical inpatients
    Mario Bo
    SCDU Geriatria, Dipartimento Discipline Medico Chirurgiche, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria San Giovanni Battista Molinette C so Bramante 88, 10126, Torino, Italia
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:760-8. 2009
    ..We investigated whether acute geriatric ward (AGW) hospitalization, compared with acute general medical ward (AGMW) hospitalization,is associated with reduced incident delirium in older medical inpatients.
  31. ncbi Early nephrologist involvement in hospital-acquired acute kidney injury: a pilot study
    Geetha Balasubramanian
    Saint Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, MO, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 57:228-34. 2011
    ..The optimal timing of nephrology consultation in patients with hospital-acquired acute kidney injury (AKI) is unknown...
  32. ncbi Relative prevalence of methicilline resistant Staphylococcus aureus and its susceptibility pattern in Mulago Hospital, Kampala, Uganda
    J Ojulong
    Department of Microbiology, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    Tanzan J Health Res 11:149-53. 2009
    ..aureus infections. These results however indicate that vancomycin seemed to be the only antimicrobial agent effective against MRSA and it could be the drug of choice in treating multidrug resistant MRSA infection...
  33. pmc Inappropriate prescribing in the hospitalized elderly patient: defining the problem, evaluation tools, and possible solutions
    Robert L Page
    Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy and Physical Medicine, Clinical Specialist, Division of Cardiology and Heart Transplantation
    Clin Interv Aging 5:75-87. 2010
    ..This article highlights critical issues surrounding PIM prescribing in the acute care setting such as risk factors, screening tools, and potential strategies to minimize this significant public health problem...
  34. pmc Some medical inpatients with unhealthy alcohol use may benefit from brief intervention
    Richard Saitz
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Youth Alcohol Prevention Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:426-35. 2009
    Studies of alcohol brief intervention for medical inpatients have mixed results. We explored potential moderators of the effectiveness of brief intervention for unhealthy alcohol use among medical inpatients.
  35. ncbi Severe anorexia nervosa: outcomes from a medical stabilization unit
    Jennifer L Gaudiani
    University of Colorado Denver, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 45:85-92. 2012
    ..We report data from the medical stabilization and refeeding of patients with severe anorexia nervosa admitted over a 15-month period...
  36. ncbi Identifying and preventing adverse drug events in elderly hospitalised patients: a randomised trial of a program to reduce adverse drug effects
    C Trivalle
    Pole Vieillissement, Readaptation et Accompagnement, Hopital Paul Brousse, APHP, Villejuif, France
    J Nutr Health Aging 14:57-61. 2010
    ..Evaluate the impact of educational intervention in decreasing ADEs in elderly patients in a hospital setting...
  37. ncbi Predictors of mortality in older hip fracture inpatients admitted to an orthogeriatric unit in oslo, norway
    Kristin Holvik
    Department of Surgery, Diakonhjemmet Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    J Aging Health 22:1114-31. 2010
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  38. pmc Insulin therapy and glycemic control in hospitalized patients with diabetes during enteral nutrition therapy: a randomized controlled clinical trial
    Mary T Korytkowski
    Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:594-6. 2009
    ..To compare two subcutaneous insulin strategies for glycemic management of hyperglycemia in non-critically ill hospitalized patients with diabetes during enteral nutrition therapy (ENT)...
  39. ncbi Glycemic control in non-critically ill hospitalized patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Mohammad Hassan Murad
    The Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:49-58. 2012
    ..The effect of intensive therapy to achieve tight glycemic control in patients hospitalized in non-critical care settings is unclear...
  40. ncbi "I'm not physically active - I only go for walks": physical activity in patients with longstanding eating disorders
    Solfrid Bratland-Sanda
    Research Institute, Modum Bad Psychiatric Center, Vikersund, Norway solfrid
    Int J Eat Disord 43:88-92. 2010
    ..To examine self reported versus objectively assessed moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (MVPA), and different reasons for exercise, in patients with longstanding eating disorders (ED) when compared with controls...
  41. ncbi Systematizing inpatient referral to cardiac rehabilitation 2010: Canadian Association of Cardiac Rehabilitation and Canadian Cardiovascular Society joint position paper endorsed by the Cardiac Care Network of Ontario
    Sherry L Grace
    York University and University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 27:192-9. 2011
    ..This approach should be considered best practice for further investigation...
  42. ncbi "Identifying the hospitalised patient in crisis"--a consensus conference on the afferent limb of rapid response systems
    Michael A DeVita
    West Penn Allegheny Health System, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Resuscitation 81:375-82. 2010
    ..There is no consensus regarding how best to detect patient deterioration or a clear description of what constitutes patient monitoring...
  43. pmc Avoidable readmission in Hong Kong--system, clinician, patient or social factor?
    Carrie H K Yam
    Division of Health System, Policy and Management, School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:311. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to identify the magnitude of avoidable readmissions, its contributing factors and costs in Hong Kong...
  44. ncbi Relationship between cognitive status at admission and incident delirium in older medical inpatients
    Jose G Franco
    Calle San Antonio, Numero 10, 1o 2a, Postal Code 43201, Reus, Spain
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 22:329-37. 2010
    ..4 points (F=5.39, df=1, p=0.027). Optimal MMSE cutoff score from receiver-operating characteristic curve analysis was 24.5. Even mild cognitive deficits increase delirium risk and severity...
  45. ncbi International variation in containment measures for disturbed psychiatric inpatients: a comparative questionnaire survey
    Len Bowers
    St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, City University, London, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:357-64. 2007
    Disturbed psychiatric inpatients are managed using a range of containment measures (e.g. seclusion, mechanical restraint) whose use differs by country...
  46. ncbi Evaluation of a hospital diabetes specialist nursing service: a randomized controlled trial
    M Davies
    Department of Medicine, University Hospital of Wales, Heath Park, Cardiff, Wales, UK
    Diabet Med 18:301-7. 2001
    ..There was no evidence of an adverse effect of reduced LOS on re-admissions, use of community resources, or patient perception of quality of care...
  47. ncbi Clinical characteristics and treatment outcome in a representative sample of depressed inpatients - findings from the Munich Antidepressant Response Signature (MARS) project
    Johannes M Hennings
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstr 2 10, 80804 Munich, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 43:215-29. 2009
    ..We report the characteristics of a representative sample of depressed inpatients participating in the Munich Antidepressant Response Signature (MARS) project...
  48. ncbi Does early pulmonary rehabilitation reduce acute health-care utilization in COPD patients admitted with an exacerbation? A randomized controlled study
    Tam Eaton
    Respiratory Services, Auckland City Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand
    Respirology 14:230-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this prospective randomized controlled study was to determine if early pulmonary rehabilitation, commenced as an inpatient and continued after discharge, reduced acute health-care utilization...
  49. ncbi Health care utilization in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. A case-control study in a health maintenance organization
    D W Mapel
    Epidemiology and Cancer Control Program, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, 2325 Camino de Salud NE, Albuquerque, NM 87131 5306, USA
    Arch Intern Med 160:2653-8. 2000
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  50. ncbi Improving the assessment of (in)patients' satisfaction with hospital care
    A A Hendriks
    Department of Medical Psychology, Academic Medical Center University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Med Care 39:270-83. 2001
    ..We investigated which of alternative item-response formats maximizes desired outcomes...
  51. ncbi Development and validation of an in-patient satisfaction questionnaire
    Nerea Gonzalez
    Research Unit, Hospital of Galdakao, Galdakao, Spain
    Int J Qual Health Care 17:465-72. 2005
    ..To develop a psychometrically sound, hospital patient satisfaction questionnaire to be administered to patients discharged from medical and surgical services...
  52. ncbi Estimating disease prevalence using a population-based administrative healthcare database
    Ann Britt E Wiréhn
    Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 35:424-31. 2007
    ..This database was used to estimate the prevalence of four chronic diseases and to examine the capture of data in PHC, outpatient hospital care, and inpatient hospital care, considered in different time frames...
  53. ncbi Validity of self-reported influenza and pneumococcal vaccination status among a cohort of hospitalized elderly inpatients
    Susan A Skull
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Vaccine 25:4775-83. 2007
    ..For program evaluation, self-reported influenza vaccination coverage among inpatients overestimates true coverage by about 10% versus 1% for 23vPPV...
  54. pmc The value of inpatient pharmaceutical counselling to elderly patients prior to discharge
    S A Al-Rashed
    School of Pharmacy, University of Bradford, Bradford BD7 1DP, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 54:657-64. 2002
    ..We have evaluated if these summaries, together with in-patient pharmaceutical counselling backed up with a simple medicine reminder card, may help with the delivery of seamless pharmaceutical care...
  55. ncbi Grip strength in a cohort of older medical inpatients in Malaysia: a pilot study to describe the range, determinants and association with length of hospital stay
    Victoria Keevil
    Academic Geriatric Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 56:155-9. 2013
    ..It was feasible, acceptable to participants and associated with length of stay. Further research is warranted to elucidate the normative range in different ethnic groups and explore its potential use in clinical practice in Malaysia...
  56. ncbi The older persons' assessment and liaison team 'OPAL': evaluation of comprehensive geriatric assessment in acute medical inpatients
    D Harari
    Department of Ageing and Health, Guys and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, UK
    Age Ageing 36:670-5. 2007
    Reducing hospital length of stay (LOS) in older acute medical inpatients is a key productivity measure. Evidence-based predictors of greater LOS may be targeted through Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA).
  57. ncbi The impact of frailty and delirium on mortality in older inpatients
    Eamonn M P Eeles
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Age Ageing 41:412-6. 2012
    ..delirium and frailty are common among hospitalised older people but delirium is often missed and frailty considered difficult to measure in clinical practice...
  58. ncbi The effectiveness of internet chat groups in relapse prevention after inpatient psychotherapy
    Stephanie Bauer
    Center for Psychotherapy Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychother Res 21:219-26. 2011
    ..The results confirm that technology-enhanced interventions are effective in maintaining treatment gains. Implications of the findings for health care provision are discussed...
  59. ncbi Overweight in medical paediatric inpatients: detection and parent expectations
    Karen McLean
    Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Children s Hospital, and Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 43:256-61. 2007
    i) To determine prevalence and rates of detection of overweight/obesity among general paediatric inpatients. (ii) To explore parental expectations regarding detection and management of overweight/obesity during admission.
  60. ncbi Hospital inpatients' experiences of access to food: a qualitative interview and observational study
    Smriti Naithani
    Division of Health and Social Care Research, Department of Public Health Sciences, King s College London, London, UK
    Health Expect 11:294-303. 2008
    ..However undernutrition is common and associated with a number of negative clinical outcomes. There is little information regarding food access from the patients' perspective...
  61. ncbi Multiple hospitalizations for patients with diabetes
    H Joanna Jiang
    Center for Organization and Delivery Studies, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:1421-6. 2003
    ..To describe the extent to which hospitalizations for patients with diabetes reflect multiple stays by the same individuals and to examine how multiple hospitalizations vary by patient demographic and socioeconomic characteristics...
  62. pmc Toxocara infection in psychiatric inpatients: a case control seroprevalence study
    Cosme Alvarado-Esquivel
    Department of Infectology, Faculty of Medicine and Nutrition, Juárez University of Durango State, Durango, Mexico
    PLoS ONE 8:e62606. 2013
    ..There is poor knowledge about the epidemiology of toxocariasis in psychiatric patients...
  63. ncbi "How to speak to your psychiatrist": shared decision-making training for inpatients with schizophrenia
    Johannes Hamann
    Psychiatric Department, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1218-21. 2011
    ..This study evaluated a new intervention...
  64. ncbi What is known about adverse events in older medical hospital inpatients? A systematic review of the literature
    Susannah Jane Long
    Centre for Patient Safety and Service Quality, Imperial College London, Room 504, Medical School Building, St Marys Campus, Norfolk Square, London W2 1PG, UK
    Int J Qual Health Care 25:542-54. 2013
    Large international studies have shown that older hospital inpatients are at particular risk of adverse events...
  65. ncbi Seasonal distribution and epidemiological characteristics of human metapneumovirus infections in pediatric inpatients in Southeast China
    Yuqing Wang
    The Department of Respiratory Medicine, Children s Hospital Affiliated to Soochow University, No 303, Jing De Road, Suzhou, 215003, China
    Arch Virol 158:417-24. 2013
    ..hMPV infection occurred throughout the year with peaks during late winter and early spring. Climatic factors, especially monthly average temperature, may affect the prevalence of hMPV in Suzhou...
  66. ncbi Measuring adverse events and levels of harm in pediatric inpatients with the Global Trigger Tool
    Eric S Kirkendall
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Medical Director of Clinical Decision Support, Information Services, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e1206-14. 2012
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  67. ncbi Adverse drug reactions in a population of hospitalized very elderly patients
    Balamurugan Tangiisuran
    Discipline of Clinical Pharmacy, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
    Drugs Aging 29:669-79. 2012
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  68. ncbi Relative frequency of albicans and the various non-albicans Candida spp among candidemia isolates from inpatients in various parts of the world: a systematic review
    Matthew E Falagas
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, 9 Neapoleos Street, 151 23 Marousi, Athens, Greece
    Int J Infect Dis 14:e954-66. 2010
    ..Candidemia is among the leading causes of nosocomial bloodstream infections and is associated with significant mortality. Several centers have published data regarding the incidence and relative frequency of Candida spp...
  69. pmc Insulin therapy for the management of hyperglycemia in hospitalized patients
    Marie E McDonnell
    Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, 88 East Newton Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 41:175-201. 2012
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  70. ncbi Hospital discharge records under-report the prevalence of diabetes in inpatients
    Florentino Carral
    Endocrinology Service of Puerta del Mar University Hospital, Avenida Ana de Viya, 21, 11009 Cadiz, Spain
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 59:145-51. 2003
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  71. ncbi A 10-year cohort study of the burden and risk of in-hospital falls and fractures using routinely collected hospital data
    C A Brand
    Centre of Research Excellence in Patient Safety, Department of Preventive Medicine, Monash University, 89 Commercial Road Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:e51. 2010
    ..To document the burden of in-hospital falls and fractures, and to identify factors that may increase the risk of these events...
  72. ncbi Psychiatric comorbidities of female inpatients with eating disorders
    Barton J Blinder
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, 400 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach, California 92660, USA
    Psychosom Med 68:454-62. 2006
    We analyze 27 point-prevalent DSM-IV Axis I comorbidities for eating disorder inpatients.
  73. ncbi The prevalence of metabolic syndrome and Framingham cardiovascular risk scores in adult inpatients taking antipsychotics - a retrospective medical records review
    Adam Wysokiński
    Department of Old Age Psychiatry and Psychotic Disorders, Medical University of Łódź, Łódź, Poland
    Psychiatr Danub 24:314-22. 2012
    The objective of this retrospective records review was to evaluate the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MetS) and Framingham cardiovascular risk scores in adult inpatients taking antipsychotics.
  74. ncbi Outcomes of 1014 naturalistically treated inpatients with major depressive episode
    Florian Seemüller
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Germany
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 20:346-55. 2010
    ..Therefore, outcomes of naturalistically treated depressive inpatients with respect to depression mean scores, response and remission rates were evaluated...
  75. ncbi The value of adding the Quality of Life Enjoyment and Satisfaction Questionnaire to outcome assessments of psychiatric inpatients with mood and affective disorders
    Madeleine L Hope
    School of Psychology, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Mailbag M304, Crawley, WA, 6009, Australia
    Qual Life Res 18:647-55. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the value of including the Quality of Life Enjoyment and Satisfaction Questionnaire (Q-LES-Q) in the routine assessment battery used at a psychiatric hospital...
  76. ncbi Clinical predictors of response and remission in inpatients with depressive syndromes
    Michael Riedel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Nussbaumstrasse 7, 80336 Munich, Germany
    J Affect Disord 133:137-49. 2011
    ..We aimed at detecting a set of clinical baseline variables for prediction of response and remission in 1014 naturalistically treated inpatients with major depressive episode treated for 53.62 ± 47.5 days.
  77. pmc The effect of an active on-ward participation of hospital pharmacists in Internal Medicine teams on preventable Adverse Drug Events in elderly inpatients: protocol of the WINGS study (Ward-oriented pharmacy in newly admitted geriatric seniors)
    Joanna E Klopotowska
    Department of Hospital Pharmacy, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:124. 2011
    ..The effect of this service on preventable ADEs in elderly inpatients will be measured...
  78. ncbi Attention-deficit hyperactivity symptoms and disorder in eating disorder inpatients
    William R Yates
    Laureate Research Center and Department of Psychiatry, University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 42:375-8. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms and a DSM-IV ADHD diagnosis in women admitted for treatment of an eating disorder...
  79. ncbi Adverse drug reactions in nephrology ward inpatients of a tertiary care hospital
    Lisha Joshua
    Pharmacovigilance Centre, Department of Pharmacology, St John s Medical College, Bangalore, India
    Indian J Med Sci 61:562-9. 2007
    ..Adverse drug reactions (ADRs) are important causes of hospital admissions and inpatient complications. Renal dysfunction has a role in occurrence of ADRs...
  80. pmc Are inpatients' needs better served by hospitalists than by their family doctors?: no
    Galt Wilson
    Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 54:1101-3, 1105-7. 2008
  81. pmc Does readiness to change predict subsequent alcohol consumption in medical inpatients with unhealthy alcohol use?
    Nicolas Bertholet
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, United States
    Addict Behav 34:636-40. 2009
    ..We studied whether readiness to change predicts alcohol consumption (drinks per day) 3 months later in 267 medical inpatients with unhealthy alcohol use...
  82. ncbi Pharmacogenetics of parkinsonism, rigidity, rest tremor, and bradykinesia in African-Caribbean inpatients: differences in association with dopamine and serotonin receptors
    Asmar F Al Hadithy
    Department of Pharmacotherapy and Pharmaceutical Care, GUIDE, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:890-7. 2008
    ..41). Since AIPs subsymptoms (rigidity, bradykinesia, and rest-tremor) may differ pharmacogenetically, our data strongly support symptom-specific analysis of AIP. However, further research is warranted to confirm our findings...
  83. ncbi Single item on positive affect is associated with 1-year survival in consecutive medical inpatients
    Martin Scherer
    Department of General Practice, University of Gottingen, D 37099 Göttingen, Germany
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:8-13. 2009
    To determine the independent effects of positive and negative affect items on mortality in consecutive medical inpatients.
  84. ncbi Tobacco, alcohol, and drug use among hospital patients: concurrent use and willingness to change
    Ariel Katz
    Department of Medicine, John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Hosp Med 3:369-75. 2008
    ....
  85. ncbi A qualitative study on the needs of caregivers of inpatients with schizophrenia in India
    A Jagannathan
    Department of Psychiatric Social Work, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore, India
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 57:180-94. 2011
    To explore the needs of caregivers of inpatients with schizophrenia in India.
  86. ncbi Low mobility during hospitalization and functional decline in older adults
    Anna Zisberg
    Cheryl Spencer Department of Nursing, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:266-73. 2011
    ..To examine the association between mobility levels of older hospitalized adults and functional outcomes...
  87. ncbi Adverse drug reactions detected by stimulated spontaneous reporting in an internal medicine department in Romania
    Andreea Farcas
    University of Medicine and Pharmacy Iuliu Hatieganu, Drug Information Research Center, Pasteur 6, Cluj Napoca, Romania
    Eur J Intern Med 21:453-7. 2010
    ..The aims of this study were to identify the most frequent ADRs recognized by the attending physicians, study their nature and target these ADRs in order to take future preventive measures...
  88. pmc Clinical outcomes of seasonal influenza and pandemic influenza A (H1N1) in pediatric inpatients
    Pranita D Tamma
    Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institution, Suite 3150 Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    BMC Pediatr 10:72. 2010
    ..Although influenza pandemics have the possibility of resulting in considerable illness, we must not ignore the impact that we can experience annually with SI...
  89. ncbi Phenotypic and genotypic characterization of clinical and intestinal enterococci isolated from inpatients and outpatients in two Brazilian hospitals
    Silvia S B Mondino
    Departamento de Microbiologia Medica, Instituto de Microbiologia, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ 21941 590, Brazil
    Microb Drug Resist 9:167-74. 2003
    The phenotypic and genotypic characteristics of clinical and intestinal enterococcal isolates recovered from inpatients and outpatients of two Brazilian hospitals, located in Niterói city, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, were compared...
  90. ncbi Prevalence, correlates and recognition of depression among inpatients of general hospitals in Wuhan, China
    Bao Liang Zhong
    Affiliated Mental Health Center, Tongji Medical College of Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan Mental Health Center, Wuhan, Hubei, PR China
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:268-75. 2010
    To determine the prevalence, correlates and recognition of depression among inpatients of general hospitals in Wuhan, China.
  91. pmc Characteristics of hospitalizations for patients who use a structured clinical care program for children with medical complexity
    Jay G Berry
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr 159:284-90. 2011
    ..To describe the characteristics of hospitalizations for patients who use clinical programs that provide care coordination for children with multiple, chronic medical conditions...
  92. ncbi Providing nicotine dependence treatment to psychiatric inpatients: the views of Australian nurse managers
    P Wye
    Hunter New England Population Health, Tamworth NSW, Australia
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 17:319-27. 2010
    ..Positioning smoking as an addiction requiring treatment within a traditional curative approach may lead to a health service more conducive to the routine provision of nicotine dependence treatment...
  93. ncbi Medical conditions and medications as risk factors of falls in the inpatient older people: a case-control study
    Chia Ming Chang
    Department of Psychiatry, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linko and Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:602-7. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association between medical conditions and medications and falls in older people in hospital...
  94. ncbi Psoriasis and cardiovascular risk factors: a case-control study on inpatients comparing psoriasis to dermatitis
    Jonathan Shapiro
    Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tikva, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    J Am Acad Dermatol 66:252-8. 2012
    ..However, most of these studies were based on computerized databases of outpatient clinics, which, because of International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision coding issues, require validation of the diagnosis of psoriasis...
  95. ncbi A reliability and validity study of the cornell scale among elderly inpatients, using various clinical criteria
    Maria Lage Barca
    Norwegian Centre for Dementia Research, Centre for Ageing and Health, Department of Geriatric Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway maria barca aldringoghelse no
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 29:438-47. 2010
    ..The validity of the Cornell Scale for Depression in Dementia is seldom studied in institutions...
  96. ncbi Predicting the warfarin maintenance dose in elderly inpatients at treatment initiation: accuracy of dosing algorithms incorporating or not VKORC1/CYP2C9 genotypes
    C Moreau
    Universite Paris Descartes, Paris, France
    J Thromb Haemost 9:711-8. 2011
    ..Initiating warfarin is challenging in frail elderly patients because of low-dose requirements and interindividual variability...
  97. ncbi The relation of intrinsic religiousness to the subjective health of Greek medical inpatients: the mediating role of illness-related coping
    Evangelos C Karademas
    Department of Psychology, University of Crete, Rethymnon, Greece
    Psychol Health Med 14:466-75. 2009
    ..was to (1) examine the association between intrinsic religiousness and subjective health in a sample of medical inpatients; (2) examine the mediating role of illness-related coping. A cross-sectional design was employed...
  98. ncbi Characteristics of hospital inpatient falls across clinical departments
    Rene Schwendimann
    Institute of Nursing Science, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Gerontology 54:342-8. 2008
    ..Although hospital studies have reported overall fall rates and injuries associated with falls, few have addressed population characteristics and circumstances of falls across clinical departments within a hospital setting...
  99. ncbi Predicting in-patient falls in a geriatric clinic: a clinical study combining assessment data and simple sensory gait measurements
    M Marschollek
    Peter L Reichertz Institute for Medical Informatics, University of Braunschweig, Institute of Technology and Hannover Medical School, Braunschweig, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 42:317-21. 2009
    ..g., based on geriatric assessment data -- are currently not used on a regular basis. Furthermore, technical aids to objectively assess mobility-associated parameters are currently not used...
  100. ncbi Vitamin D deficiency in general medical inpatients in summer and winter
    S M Chatfield
    Department of General Medicine, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Intern Med J 37:377-82. 2007
    ..These patients often have coexistent risk factors for its consequences. This study aims to document a point prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in this population...
  101. ncbi Interventions of hospital pharmacists in improving drug therapy in children: a systematic literature review
    Navneet Sanghera
    The School of Pharmacy, Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, Institute of Child Health, University of London, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, England
    Drug Saf 29:1031-47. 2006
    ..groups based on study type: (i) studies documenting interventions made by pharmacists and their role in inpatients; (ii) articles presenting the outcomes of a satellite pharmacy; and (iii) articles examining pharmacist ..

Research Grants75

  1. Biomarkers in HPA axis and inflammatory pathways for suicidal behavior in youth
    Nadine M Melhem; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In this R21 pilot study, we propose to examine hair cortisol concentrations (HCC) in psychiatric inpatients, 13-25 years of age, admitted for suicide attempt (n=35) and compare them to psychiatric inpatients with ..
  2. Impact of the Nasal Microbiome on S. aureus Colonization and Infection
    Mary Bessesen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..aureus nasal colonization. Results from a cross-sectional study of hospital inpatients support this hypothesis. Previous studies of microorganisms competing with S...
  3. Resilience and Adjustment after VA Inpatient Rehabilitation for Traumatic Injury
    Scott McDonald; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..One-hundred and sixty-seven Richmond VA Medical Center rehabilitation inpatients will be recruited from the VA Polytrauma Rehabilitation Center and the Spinal Cord Injury and Disorders Clinic...
  4. Fatty acid sources of fructose and HFCS-induced postprandial hypertriglyceridemia
    Jean Marc Schwarz; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Baseline experimental procedures (including 24-h serial blood sampling) are conducted while subjects reside as inpatients at the CTSC-funded Clinical Research Center (CCRC) for 3...
  5. Genomic signatures for detection of upper respiratory viral infections
    Micah T McClain; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These individuals will be followed with daily symptom score reporting - inpatients in the ECRC through daily visits from study staff, and outpatients enrolled in the ED through daily phone ..
  6. 1/3-Reducing Suicial Ideation Through Insomnia Treatment (REST-IT)
    WILLIAM VAUGHN MCCALL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..at baseline, (2) frequent follow up, (3) limited access to hypnotics, (4) access to university psychiatric inpatients units for psychiatric emergencies, (5) 24-hour per day emergency services available through the sites respective ..
  7. Refining Borderline Personality Disorder Using Flexible Latent Variable Modeling
    MICHAEL NELSON HALLQUIST; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..disorder affects 1-2% of the population, individuals with BPD account for 10-20% of all outpatients and 15% of inpatients. Despite the significant societal burden, subjective distress, and poor psychiatric outcomes associated with BPD,..
  8. Guideline Implementation to Decrease Inappropriate Bacteriuria Treatment
    BARBARA WELLS TRAUTNER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The study population for the clinical outcomes is all inpatients on certain wards at the intervention site (Houston VA) and the control site (San Antonio VA)...
  9. Vitamin D deficiency and the severity of bronchiolitis
    Jonathan M Mansbach; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Finally, he is a Co-Investigator on U01 AI67693 (Camargo, PI), a 15-site study of 2,250 inpatients age <2 years with bronchiolitis. This K23 application will build directly on this U01 project...
  10. Cognitive Processes for Pharmacotherapy Development and Treatment Outcome Incoca
    HELEN CECILIA FOX; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..tests that will be sensitive to the enhancing effects of guanfacine hydrochloride treatment in cocaine dependent inpatients, and which may also be good predictors of cocaine relapse and relapse factors during outpatient treatment...
  11. The PFT Intervention: Linking triply-diagnosed inpatients to community care
    Michael B Blank; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In a five year longitudinal effectiveness trial, we will identify HIV positive SMI inpatients through rapid testing...
  12. Translational Research Training in Environmental Medicine
    William N Rom; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..NYU/Bellevue provides opportunities for translational research: 250,000 ambulatory and 25,000 inpatients/year, access to cohorts of working poor and underserved minorities, and an inquisitive faculty interested in ..
  13. Phylogenomic epidemiology of Clostridium difficile
    Seth T Walk; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..difficile infection (CDI). Isolates will be collected from symptomatic hospita inpatients as part of an ongoing C. difficile clinical study at the University of Michigan...
  14. Implementation of HIT-Enhanced Tobacco Treatment for Hospitalized Smokers
    Steven L Bernstein; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Tobacco Order Set (ITOS), embedded within an EMR, in promoting sustained smoking abstinence in a cohort of adult inpatients. We propose a 2-arm trial, randomized by provider, of ITOS + Academic Detailing (AD) at Yale-New Haven Hospital (..
  15. Perioperative pharmacogenetics: Nitrous oxide and anesthetic outcomes
    Peter Nagele; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In 2004. 1.4% of all inpatients died after surgery. Myocardial infarction is a major contributor to postoperative mortality...
  16. 3/4-Sustaining Remission of Psychotic Depression
    Ellen M Whyte; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Between 19% and 45% of inpatients with major depression have psychotic features, with greater prevalence in older patients...
  17. 4/4-Sustaining Remission of Psychotic Depression
    Alastair J Flint; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Between 19% and 45% of inpatients with major depression have psychotic features, with greater prevalence in older patients...
  18. 2/4-Sustaining Remission of Psychotic Depression
    Anthony J Rothschild; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Between 19% and 45% of inpatients with major depression have psychotic features, with greater prevalence in older patients...
  19. 1/4-Sustaining Remission of Psychotic Depression
    Barnett Meyers; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Between 19% and 45% of inpatients with major depression have psychotic features, with greater prevalence in older patients...
  20. Targeting Primary Immune Deficiency in Patient Populations
    Charlotte Cunningham-Rundles; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Surveying diagnoses of inpatients over 5 years, 0...
  21. Improving Psychopathology Classification and Assessment: A Process Priming Model
    GREGGORY HAGGERTY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..narcissism and dependency by implementing the process priming method at the test item level in psychiatric inpatients. These studies establish the feasibility of the process priming method in clinical settings and provide evidence ..
  22. Understanding discontinuation of outpatient care among HIV-positive inpatients
    Lisa R Metsch; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g., poverty, housing instability) shape their health practices and health lifestyles. ..
  23. PS07-005 Multi-Site Rapid HIV Testing in Urban Community Mental Health Settings
    Michael B Blank; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..By sampling inpatients, CMHC outpatients, and ACT consumers, we capture overwhelmingly the three predominant modalities of delivery ..
  24. Academic Career Award in Complementary and Alternative Medicine
    PAULA MARIE GARDINER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..However, little is known about the number of inpatients in urban underserved hospitals who continue to use HDS while receiving treatment with allopathic medicines...
  25. The Public Health Trust d/b/a Jackson Health System proposes to improve patient s
    NICOLETTA B TESSLER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..observation to test for protocol adherence, and focus groups will be the major means to gather data from inpatients and clinical staff. When comparing the I.R.I.S...
  26. MULTICITY STUDY OF QUALITY OF CARE FOR HIV-RELATED TB
    Charles Bennett; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Among HIV-infected inpatients with pulmonary symptoms, the differential diagnosis includes PCP, CAP, or TB...
  27. Estimates of Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness
    Peter G Szilagyi; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Individuals seeking care as inpatients, in emergency departments, and in outpatient clinics will be tested for the presence of a variety of respiratory ..
  28. Video vs. TTG Respiratory inhaler technique Assessment and InstructioN (V-TRAIN)
    Valerie G Press; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..patient population is a particularly salient target for evaluating and correcting inhaler technique, as inpatients are at increased risk for poor outcomes, including rehospitalizations...
  29. An evidence based algorithm for diagnosis of tuberculosis in HIV patients
    Marc Mendelson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We plan to investigate the performance of the Gene Xpert MTB/Rif test in sputum in seriously ill inpatients and will also evaluate the assay in blood following lysis-centrifugation...
  30. Prognostic Risk Score for Post-Discharge VTE in Surgical Oncology Patients
    Sara S Cheng; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The thromboelastogram (TEG) is a laboratory test of hypercoagulable state that has excellent predictive value on inpatients for VTE, and should be tested in surgical oncology after discharge...
  31. Improving Patient Safety and Disease Management While on Contact Isolation
    Daniel J Morgan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..It is currently used for approximately 25% of inpatients in acute-care hospitals...
  32. Estimating Mental Health Expenditures Using National Household Survey Data
    Eric Slade; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..a more representative health care expenditure distribution for subgroups of emergency department patients and inpatients that are underrepresented in MEPS...
  33. Assess Emergency Department Patients Developing Delirium after Hospital Admission
    Maura Kennedy; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..This suggests that a large proportion of delirious inpatients develop delirium while in the hospital, as opposed to presenting with delirium...
  34. Automated Data Acquisition for Heart Failure: Performance Measures and Treatment
    JENNIFER H GARVIN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..to identify and extract the required elements of the treatment dimension of the performance measure for inpatients with congestive heart failure, b. to compare these techniques to existing manual abstraction methods, and c...
  35. Validating the NIH Toolbox in the Acute Neurorehabilitation Setting
    VICTOR WILLIAM MARK; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Our study will test 120 adult acute rehabilitation inpatients who are recovering from disabling brain disorders...
  36. Effect of Paramedic Airway Experience on Patient Outcomes
    Henry Wang; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..three publicly- available statewide administrative databases encompassing paramedic patient encounters, admitted inpatients and deaths...
  37. Improving Reporting of Race, Ethnicity, and Language in California
    DAVID SCOTT ZINGMOND; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..completeness and accuracy of self-report race, ethnicity, and language collected from all patients treated as inpatients, emergency department patients, or receiving ambulatory surgery in California hospitals...
  38. Improving Clinician Ratings of Money Mismanagement: Addiction's Impact.
    Marc I Rosen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..with the single SSA question and the candidate items for the CAFI will be completed by clinicians treating 120 inpatients and patients in day hospitals with histories of substance abuse, and will be completed again one week later to ..
  39. Linkage of Hospitalized Opioid Users to Buprenorphine
    Michael D Stein; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The findings from this clinical trial will have immediate clinical implications for the care of medical inpatients, and will be broadly generalizable to the chronic disease management of opioid dependence across many ..
  40. Pharmacologic and Clinical Testing of a D1 Agonist for Neuropsychiatric Disorders
    Jeffrey A Lieberman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..c.) of a DAR-0100 or placebo will be given to three different groups (N=20 each) of clinically stable inpatients with schizophrenia treated with risperidone...
  41. Diagnostic Utility of MRI in Intracerebral Hemorrhage
    CHRISTINE A WIJMAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..During this 5-year study, 160 consecutive inpatients with intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) diagnosed by computer tomography (CT) will undergo MRI within 48 hours of ..
  42. Post-Stroke Cognition as a Fall Predictor During Inpatient Rehabilitation
    Grace B Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We will track all falls occurring among 200 stroke inpatients enrolled in a randomized, controlled clinical trial (RCT) that is the parent study of this investigation...
  43. Impact of MRSA Decolonization Therapy on MRSA Infection and Transmission
    Arch G Mainous; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..a substantially increased risk for infection as well as transmission, decolonization of MRSA colonized hospital inpatients is not the standard of care...
  44. The Effect of High Inpatient Occupancy on Outcomes for Elderly Medicare Patients
    Mahshid Abir; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Our central hypothesis is that high occupancy produces adverse outcomes for elderly Medicare inpatients. We will use administrative hospital discharge data for the state of CA and Arizona (AZ) for 1998- 2011, ..
  45. Organizational Factors Related to Hospital Readmissions
    Chuan Fen Liu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This study has two specific aims: 1) to assess hospital readmission rates and costs of readmissions among VA inpatients with HF and COPD, and hospital-level variation in readmission rates and costs for these patients;and 2) to ..
  46. Clinical Trial of Oseltamivir Efficacy for Reducing Influenza Severity
    Edward Belongia; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Participants with influenza will be randomized to receive oseltamivir or placebo in a 2:1 ratio. Hospital inpatients with influenza will not be randomized to receive placebo, and they will be analyzed as a separate group to ..
  47. Innovations Reducing Hyper-and Hypo-glycemic events in Inpatients
    Greg Maynard; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..summarizing glucose control, hypoglycemia, and insulin use patterns typically are formulated long after the inpatients with suboptimal control have been discharged, thus safe and effective regimens for glycemic control remain ..
  48. Burden of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Stroke (BOSAST)
    Joel E Dimsdale; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study will examine 225 inpatients at a stroke rehabilitation center...
  49. Risk-Taking Following Trauma Cue Exposure in Substance Users with PTSD
    Matthew T Tull; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..of higher levels of risk-taking (as assessed through a laboratory-based task) in general among cocaine dependent inpatients with PTSD (vs. those without PTSD;Tull, Trotman, et al...
  50. Improving Medication Management in Ambulatory Care
    Wilson D Pace; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..in the United States visit a physician in the ambulatory setting, compared to less than 1% that spend time as inpatients. Errors that lead to patient harm are well documented to occur in the ambulatory setting with medication errors ..
  51. Effectiveness of Psychosocial Treatment for Inpatients with Psychosis
    Brandon A Gaudiano; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Effectiveness of Psychosocial Treatment for Inpatients with Psychosis Patients with psychotic disorders frequently require treatment at inpatient hospital settings during periods of acute illness for ..
  52. Identifying Low-Risk Patients with Pulmonary Embolism
    Drahomir Aujesky; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..While patients with PE are almost universally treated as inpatients and their length of hospital stay (LOS) varies widely, there is evidence that outpatient care with low-molecular-..
  53. Etiology, Epidemiology, and Clinical Outcomes of Health Care Associated Pneumonia
    Karl Madaras Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This will be a multi- center retrospective cohort study of Veterans Affairs Medical Center inpatients with HCAP...
  54. User Interfaces for Communicating Inpatient Medication Therapies
    LAUREN GABRIELLE WILCOX; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..One important type of clinical information to make available to inpatients is medication information...
  55. An Acute Neurobehavioral Program for Improving Functional Status after TBI
    Janet P Niemeier; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..topic and mastery, caregiver presence, and concurrent therapies on treatment outcome and treatment response for inpatients with TBI. Primary outcome measure is the (FIM)...
  56. LLD Course & Treatment Decisions: Psychosocial Influences
    Paul R Duberstein; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Funding from two NIMH grants supported research to test aspects of this model in depressed inpatients (Project 1;"Adult depression, suicidal ideation, and personality," NIMH, R01 MH60285) and primary care patients...
  57. Strategies to Predict and Prevent In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest
    DANA PERES EDELSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We will then use the best of the three, or a combined measure if better, in order to identify high-risk non-ICU inpatients and target them for a RRS intervention that bypasses the need to identify deteriorating patients and call for ..
  58. Dual Diagnosis Inpatients: Telephone Monitoring RCT to Improve Outcomes
    CHRISTINE D TIMKO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Project Summary/Abstract Background Substance use disorders (SUDs) are highly prevalent among veteran psychiatry inpatients. Dual substance use and psychiatric diagnoses are related to poor outcomes and rehospitalizations, which are ..
  59. Testing a Measurement Model of Acute Dyspnea
    Mark Parshall; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The purpose of this nonexperimental study is to validate, among inpatients with heart failure (HF), a dyspnea measurement model derived from a preliminary study of dyspnea in emergency ..
  60. GERIATRIC COMORBIDITY: HOSPITAL COURSE AND COST
    JAMES STRAIN; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..ST Award is to describe the impact of coexistent medic l and psychiatric disorders - comorbidity - on geriatric inpatients' length o hospital stay and cost...
  61. Effective Inpatient Diabetes Management and the Transition to Outpatient Care
    Deborah J Wexler; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Aim 1: To examine risk factors for and management of hyper- and hypoglycemia among a large cohort of general inpatients with diabetes (Type 1 or Type 2) and to examine the relationship of inpatient diabetes care to glycemic control ..
  62. OUTPATIENT AVERSION THERAPY FOR COCAINE ABUSE
    RALPH ELKINS; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..or chemical aversion therapy, has been successfully implemented as an adjunctive treatment for cocaine dependent inpatients during the PI's ongoing Phase II project...
  63. BIOLOGICAL STUDIES IN SUICIDAL ADOLESCENT INPATIENTS
    Laurence Greenhill; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  64. Status Epilepticus Outcomes in the United States
    Edwin Trevathan; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP-3) have been recently used to describe the general characteristics of inpatients in the US with SE, and to demonstrate that SE increases the odds of all-cause mortality among inpatients in the ..
  65. METABOLIC ASPECTS OF BODY WEIGHT CHANGE IN DEPRESSION
    Madelyn Fernstrom; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Studies will be performed in depressed humans and in rats. In depressed inpatients hospitalized for 4 weeks, the effects of two antidepressants (desipramine and fluvoxamine) on metabolic rate ..
  66. Short & Long Term Suicide Risk Factors
    Mark Kaplan; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..more than one year) suicide risk factors come chiefly from highly selected groups such as psychiatric hospital inpatients. There are few (if any) population-based prospective studies that provide information about risk factors for ..
  67. SEROTONERGIC PHARMACOTHERAPY FOR AGITATION OF DEMENTIA
    Bruce Pollock; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..inhibitor (citalopram) and standard neuroleptic pharmacotherapy (perphenazine) will be conducted in 112 DAT inpatients. It is believed that both medications will have efficacy in the acute treatment of severe behavioral ..
  68. BIOLOGICAL STUDIES IN KAPOSI'S SARCOMA
    PHILIP BROWNING; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The cells were high inpatients with KS and HIV-infected individuals at highest risk to develop KS...
  69. Partner-Delivered Reflexology: Effects on Cancer Pain
    Nancy Stephenson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This experimental repeated-measures study of 100 inpatients with metastatic cancer and their partners, randomized to experimental and control groups at each of 2 sites in ..
  70. HOME NURSING TO AVOID PEDIATRIC HOSPITALIZATION
    Kenneth McConnochie; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..to promote health enhancing behavior; 3) capacity to deliver services comparable to those provided to hospital inpatients for selected, common illness episodes; 4) immediate accessibility; and 5) integration in both primary care and ..
  71. Improving Resuscitation Team Response to Inpatient Critical Events by Simulation
    Jose Pliego; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..and attitudes in resuscitation teams, we believe that we will decrease mortality rates in non-expectant adult inpatients in Non-Intensive Care Unit settings, decrease the number of Code Blue alerts, and decrease the time to initiate ..
  72. Planning Randomized Controlled Trials Antiretroviral
    Isaac Zulu; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..HIV prevalence in Lusaka inpatients is 65%, and 29% among pregnant women...
  73. Partnering with Patients to Find Adverse Events
    SAUL WEINGART; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The proposal includes three projects: The first relies on inpatients to report on the prevalence and type of medical errors; its objective is to describe the epidemiology of patient-..