medical assistance

Summary

Summary: Financing of medical care provided to public assistance recipients.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Utilization of mental health services by low-income pregnant and postpartum women on medical assistance
    Dayoung Song
    Hoseo University, Cheonan, Chungnam, Korea
    Women Health 39:1-24. 2004
  2. pmc Using Medicaid/SCHIP to insure working families: the Massachusetts experience
    Janet B Mitchell
    Health Care Financ Rev 23:35-45. 2002
  3. pmc Disenrollment and re-enrollment patterns in a SCHIP
    Elizabeth A Shenkman
    University of Florida, Department of Pediatrics, 5700 SW, 34th Street, Suite 323, Gainesville, FL 32608 USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 23:47-63. 2002
  4. pmc Consequences of states' policies for SCHIP disenrollment
    Andrew W Dick
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 23:65-88. 2002
  5. ncbi Eligibility policies for the state AIDS drug assistance programs
    R J Buchanan
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, The Texas A and M University System Health Science Center, College Station 77843 1266, USA
    Soc Work Health Care 32:81-104. 2001
  6. pmc Context or composition: what explains variation in SCHIP disenrollment?
    Julie A Phillips
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:865-85. 2004
  7. ncbi AIDS Drug Assistance Programs: highlighting inequities in human immunodeficiency virus-infection health care in the United States
    Rochelle P Walensky
    Division of Infectious Disease and the Partners AIDS Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:606-10. 2002
  8. ncbi Overburdened and overwhelmed: the struggles of communities with high medical cost burdens
    Peter J Cunningham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC, USA
    Issue Brief (Commonw Fund) 28:1-14. 2007
  9. ncbi Survey of the medical financial assistance schemes of the urban poor in Shanghai
    Sun Xiao-ming
    Shanghai Health Bureau, The People s Republic of China
    Int J Health Plann Manage 17:91-112. 2002
  10. pmc Effects of insurance status on children's access to specialty care: a systematic review of the literature
    Asheley Cockrell Skinner
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:194. 2007

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  1. ncbi Utilization of mental health services by low-income pregnant and postpartum women on medical assistance
    Dayoung Song
    Hoseo University, Cheonan, Chungnam, Korea
    Women Health 39:1-24. 2004
    ..Health providers can use information generated in this study to identify women who are likely to have a need for mental health services...
  2. pmc Using Medicaid/SCHIP to insure working families: the Massachusetts experience
    Janet B Mitchell
    Health Care Financ Rev 23:35-45. 2002
    ..Massachusetts' successful experience with premium subsidies offers important lessons for other States wishing to implement similar programs...
  3. pmc Disenrollment and re-enrollment patterns in a SCHIP
    Elizabeth A Shenkman
    University of Florida, Department of Pediatrics, 5700 SW, 34th Street, Suite 323, Gainesville, FL 32608 USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 23:47-63. 2002
    ..Disenrollment was reduced by 20 percent after the changes were implemented. Disenrollment and re-enrollment rates varied significantly based on the child's health and family income...
  4. pmc Consequences of states' policies for SCHIP disenrollment
    Andrew W Dick
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 23:65-88. 2002
    ..The increased disenrollment rate at recertification is completely eliminated by a policy of passive re-enrollment...
  5. ncbi Eligibility policies for the state AIDS drug assistance programs
    R J Buchanan
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, The Texas A and M University System Health Science Center, College Station 77843 1266, USA
    Soc Work Health Care 32:81-104. 2001
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  6. pmc Context or composition: what explains variation in SCHIP disenrollment?
    Julie A Phillips
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:865-85. 2004
    ....
  7. ncbi AIDS Drug Assistance Programs: highlighting inequities in human immunodeficiency virus-infection health care in the United States
    Rochelle P Walensky
    Division of Infectious Disease and the Partners AIDS Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:606-10. 2002
    ..Cost-effectiveness analysis would offer a more informed basis for distribution of ADAP resources in an efficient and equitable manner, leading to a standardized national structure...
  8. ncbi Overburdened and overwhelmed: the struggles of communities with high medical cost burdens
    Peter J Cunningham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC, USA
    Issue Brief (Commonw Fund) 28:1-14. 2007
    ..To address this problem, many states are undertaking expansions of insurance coverage, but federal support will be critical, particularly in states with large numbers of low-income residents...
  9. ncbi Survey of the medical financial assistance schemes of the urban poor in Shanghai
    Sun Xiao-ming
    Shanghai Health Bureau, The People s Republic of China
    Int J Health Plann Manage 17:91-112. 2002
    ..Furthermore, the research seeks to point to future policy and programme options for implementing MFAS and optimizing the allocation of urban health care resources...
  10. pmc Effects of insurance status on children's access to specialty care: a systematic review of the literature
    Asheley Cockrell Skinner
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:194. 2007
    ..Our objective was to review the literature on the effects of insurance status on children's access to specialty care...
  11. ncbi Taking care of the second tier
    Leslie A Kole
    JAAPA 15:6, 9. 2002
  12. ncbi Full disclosure of financial costs and options to patients: the roles of race, age, health insurance, and usual source for care
    THOMAS P O'TOOLE
    Welch Center for Clinical Research, Epidemiology and Prevention, Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 15:52-62. 2004
    ..Significant race and socio-economic disparities exist in discussions about and access to financial resources to pay for medical care. Expanding the availability of financial assistance is critical to improving access to health care...
  13. ncbi State AIDS Drug Assistance Programs: equity and efficiency in an era of rapidly changing treatment standards
    Mira Johri
    Department of Health Administration, Faculty of Medicine, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Med Care 40:429-41. 2002
    ..The 54 state AIDS Drug Assistance Programs (ADAP) provide medications to HIV-infected persons with limited resources. Eligibility and coverage vary, raising concerns about health inequities...
  14. ncbi Millions of mothers lack health insurance coverage in the United States. Most uninsured mothers lack access both to employer-based coverage and to publicly subsidized health insurance
    Jocelyn Guyer
    Int J Health Serv 32:89-106. 2002
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  15. ncbi Improving health insurance and access to care for children in immigrant families
    Leighton Ku
    Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, Washington, DC 20002, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 7:412-20. 2007
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  16. ncbi CHIP: new opportunities in adolescent health care delivery
    Angela Diaz
    Divison of Adolescent Medicine Mount Sinai Adolescent Health Center, Department of Pediatrics, New York, NY, USA
    Mt Sinai J Med 71:186-90. 2004
    ..CHIP provides a critical opportunity for policy-makers and health care providers to further improve adolescent health care and to more fully integrate adolescents into the health care system...
  17. ncbi Financing adolescent health care: legal and policy issues for the coming decade
    Abigail English
    Center for Adolescent Health and the Law, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514, USA
    J Adolesc Health 31:334-46. 2002
  18. ncbi "Mind the Gap" in children's health insurance coverage: does the length of a child's coverage gap matter?
    Jennifer E DeVoe
    Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 8:129-34. 2008
    ..This article examines how coverage gaps of different lengths affect access to health care among low-income children...
  19. ncbi Employment transitions and continuity of health insurance: implications for premium assistance programs
    M Susan Marquis
    RAND, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:198-209. 2003
    ..Thus, premium assistance programs are difficult to target effectively, and other programs are necessary to reach the majority of uninsured children...
  20. ncbi State variation in SCHIP allocations: how much is there, what are its sources, and can it be reduced?
    Michael Davern
    State Health Access Data Assistance Center, Division of Health Services Research and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55414, USA
    Inquiry 40:184-97. 2003
    ..Obtaining reliable estimates of need for SCHIP allocations is critical for states dependent on federal support for insurance programs...
  21. ncbi Race, ethnicity, and insurance as determinants of epidural use: analysis of a national sample survey
    Martin J Atherton
    College of Nursing and Health Science, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA
    Nurs Econ 22:6-13, 3. 2004
    ..The findings suggest the need for nurse leaders to foster health policies that are sensitive to diversity and economics...
  22. ncbi What's up with SCHIP?
    Jennifer B Saunders
    NCSL Denver, USA
    NCSL Legisbrief 16:1-2. 2008
  23. pmc The resilience of the health care safety net, 1996-2001
    Laurie E Felland
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:489-502. 2003
    ..To determine how the capacity and viability of local health care safety nets changed over the last six years and to draw lessons from these changes...
  24. ncbi Public insurance expansions and crowd out of private coverage
    M Susan Marquis
    Med Care 41:344-56. 2003
    ..The extent to which persons enrolling in new public insurance programs substitute the public coverage for private insurance is of concern to policy makers...
  25. ncbi Disenrollment from a state child health insurance plan: are families jumping S(c)HIP?
    Allison Kempe
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, the Children s Outcomes Research Program, and The Children s Hospital, Denver, CO 80218, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 4:154-61. 2004
    ..Colorado's Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) is a non-Medicaid state child health plan that began enrollment in April 1998. Families are disenrolled 12 months after enrollment if they fail to re-enroll...
  26. ncbi Health care for children and youth in the United States: 2002 report on trends in access, utilization, quality, and expenditures
    Lisa Simpson
    Department of Pediatrics, University of South Florida, St Petersburg, FL 33701, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 4:131-53. 2004
    ..To examine changes in insurance coverage, health care utilization, perceived quality of care, and expenditures for children and youth in the United States using data from 1987-2001...
  27. ncbi Enrolling uninsured children in SCHIP. Lessons learned from community health centers
    Lea Nolan
    Center for Health Services Research and Policy, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 26:51-62. 2003
    ..This study examines the lessons learned from enrolling children at 14 health centers in six states. The lessons can be valuable for primary care centers and other safety-net providers...
  28. ncbi The effects of SCHIP on children's health insurance coverage: early evidence from the community tracking study
    Peter J Cunningham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 59:359-83. 2002
    ..These results reflect the early stages of SCHIP implementation, however, and are subject to change as the SCHIP programs mature...
  29. ncbi Whither public health insurance for children and youth (and families)
    James M Perrin
    Ambul Pediatr 4:129-30. 2004
  30. ncbi Insuring low-income adults: does public coverage crowd out private?
    Richard Kronick
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:225-39. 2002
    ..The partial successes achieved by these programs should be kept in perspective: Even after program implementation, approximately 30 percent of low-income adults in the four states were uninsured...
  31. ncbi More uninsured, fewer excuses. Policy analysts and politicians predict the fallout from recent Census Bureau figures showing a 4.9% increase in uninsured
    Matthew DoBias
    Mod Healthc 37:6-7, 16, 1. 2007
    ..quot;I think the take-away message is that neither side should be closer to walking away from the debate after looking at these numbers," says James Tallon Jr., right...
  32. ncbi Does public insurance provide better financial protection against rising health care costs for families of children with special health care needs?
    Hao Yu
    RAND Corporation, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Med Care 46:1064-70. 2008
    ..Health care costs grew rapidly since 2001, generating substantial economic pressures on families, especially those with children with special health care needs (CSHCN)...
  33. pmc Preventive dental care and unmet dental needs among low-income children
    Genevieve M Kenney
    Urban Institute, 2100 M Street, NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1360-6. 2005
    ..We examined the ways in which levels of preventive dental care and unmet dental needs varied among subgroups of low-income children...
  34. ncbi Low-income uninsured children with special health care needs: why aren't they enrolled in public health insurance programs?
    Jennifer Haley
    Urban Institute Health Policy Center, 2100 M Street NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Pediatrics 119:60-8. 2007
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  35. pmc Family income and crowd out among children enrolled in Massachusetts Children's Medical Security Plan
    E Feinberg
    Massachuesetts Department of Public Health, Boston, MA 02108, USA
    Health Serv Res 36:45-63. 2001
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  36. ncbi Patient assistance programs and patient advocacy foundations: alternatives for obtaining prescription medications when insurance fails
    Philip E Johnson
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 63:S13-7. 2006
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  37. pmc Immigrant children's reliance on public health insurance in the wake of immigration reform
    Susmita Pati
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:2004-10. 2008
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  38. ncbi Increased rates of morbidity, mortality, and charges for hospitalized children with public or no health insurance as compared with children with private insurance in Colorado and the United States
    James Todd
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Pediatrics 118:577-85. 2006
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  39. ncbi Collins on current issues: understanding the language of health insurance: a primer
    Suzanne Edgett Collins
    University of Tampa, USA
    Pa Nurse 61:5, 29. 2006
  40. ncbi Unmet need and problems accessing specialty medical and related services among children with special health care needs
    Marji Erickson Warfield
    Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454, USA
    Matern Child Health J 10:201-16. 2006
    ..To extend what is known about parent reports of their child's need for specialty medical and related services, unmet need, and specific types of access problems among children with special health care needs (CSHCN)...
  41. pmc Health status and health service access and use among children in U.S. immigrant families
    Zhihuan Jennifer Huang
    MBBS, Department of International Health NHS, Georgetown University, St Mary s Hall 215, Box 571107, 3700 Reservoir Rd NW, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:634-40. 2006
    ..We examined the health status and patterns of health care use of children in US immigrant families...
  42. pmc Insuring the uninsured: A student-run initiative to improve access to care in an urban community
    Michelle L Niescierenko
    University of Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, NY 14222, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:906-11. 2006
    ..A portion of these are eligible for insurance and either do not know they are eligible or have difficulty navigating the application process...
  43. pmc Determinants of children's participation in California's Medicaid and SCHIP programs
    Jennifer Kincheloe
    UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, 10960 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1550, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:847-66. 2007
    ..To develop a comprehensive predictive model of eligible children's enrollment in California's Medicaid (Medi-Cal [MC]) and State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP; Healthy Families [HF]) programs...
  44. ncbi Covering America's uninsured
    Catherine B Hoffman
    Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Nurs 107:75-9. 2007
  45. ncbi The effects of state policy design features on take-up and crowd-out rates for the State Children's Health Insurance Program
    Cynthia Bansak
    Department of Economics, San Diego State University, USA
    J Policy Anal Manage 26:149-75. 2007
    ..This suggests that states are not augmenting take-up rates by enrolling children that are relatively more likely to have private health insurance benefits...
  46. ncbi Health insurance eroding for working families: employer-provided coverage declines for fifth consecutive year
    Elise Gould
    Economic Policy Institute, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    Int J Health Serv 37:441-67. 2007
    ..Now is a critical time to consider health insurance reform. Several promising solutions could increase access to affordable health care. The key is to create large, varied, and stable risk pools...
  47. ncbi Rite of passage? Why young adults become uninsured and how new policies can help
    Sara R Collins
    The Commonwealth Fund, USA
    Issue Brief (Commonw Fund) 26:1-16. 2007
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  48. ncbi Challenges and options for increasing the number of Americans with health insurance
    S A Glied
    Division of Health Policy and Management, Joseph L. Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Inquiry 38:90-105. 2001
    ..The evaluation of proposal categories also provides estimates of the costs and consequences of specific proposals described in the other papers...
  49. ncbi Expanding access through public coverage: permitting families to use tax credits to buy into Medicaid or SCHIP
    A R Weil
    Assessing the New Federalism Project at the Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Inquiry 38:146-58. 2001
    ..Many people would want to use their tax credit in the private market, but the buy-in option increases the likelihood that the tax credit approach would succeed...
  50. ncbi Health care for children and youth in the United States: annual report on patterns of coverage, utilization, quality, and expenditures by income
    Lisa Simpson
    Department of Pediatrics, University of South Florida, St Petersburg, FL 33712, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 5:6-44. 2005
    ..To examine differences by income in insurance coverage, health care utilization, expenditures, and quality of care for children in the United States...
  51. ncbi Addressing challenges, creating opportunities: fostering consumer participation in Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance managed care Programs
    C Molnar
    Community Service Society of New York, New York City, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 24:61-7. 2001
    ..Finally, states must address the lack of resources, lack of information, and lack of training that prevent many consumers from being able to sustain their involvement in system-level advisory and oversight bodies...
  52. ncbi Reproductive health services for adolescents under the State Children's Health Insurance Program
    R B Gold
    The Alan Guttmacher Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Fam Plann Perspect 33:81-7. 2001
    ..In addition, many states failed to creatively use strategies to target uninsured adolescents for enrollment, although new initiatives are under way to correct this problem...
  53. ncbi Increments toward what?
    A Weil
    Assessing the New Federalism Project, Urban Institute, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 20:68-82. 2001
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  54. ncbi Distributing State Children's Health Insurance Program funds: a critical review of the design and implementation of the funding formula
    Lynn A Blewett
    University of Minnesota, USA
    J Health Polit Policy Law 32:415-55. 2007
    ..The analyst's role is to continually review current research standards, data quality, and relevant formula inputs and make recommendations to refine federal funding formulas to better target resources to their intended populations...
  55. ncbi Safety advice for travelers from New Zealand
    P A Leggat
    Deputy Head, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, James Cook University of North Queensland, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
    J Travel Med 5:61-4. 1998
    ..of advice given by general practitioners (GPs) on personal safety, health and travel insurance, and finding medical assistance abroad in the event of misadventure or ill health...
  56. pmc Annual variations in the number of malaria cases related to two different patterns of Anopheles darlingi transmission potential in the Maroni area of French Guiana
    Florence Fouque
    Institut Pasteur, Cellule d Intervention Biologique d Urgence CIBU, rue du Dr Roux, Paris Cedex 15, France
    Malar J 9:80. 2010
    ..54) and far above Brazil (API = 28.25). Malaria transmission is occurring despite strong medical assistance and active vector control, based on general WHO recommendations...
  57. ncbi Economic impacts of Medicaid in North Carolina
    Christopher Dumas
    Department of Economics and Finance, University of North Carolina, Wilmington, NC 28403, USA
    N C Med J 69:78-87. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to provide estimates of the economic impacts of Medicaid program expenditures in North Carolina in state fiscal year (SFY) 2003...
  58. ncbi Prevalence and clinical characteristics of headache in medical students in oman
    D Deleu
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Sultan Qaboos University and the Neurology Clinic, Sultan Qaboos University Hospital, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman
    Headache 41:798-804. 2001
    ..9% of the men and 11.1% of the women suffered from tension-type headache. Only 23.3% of students sought medical assistance during headache episodes, and 80.3% took medication: 24.6% took prescribed medication, 72...
  59. ncbi [Three cases of removal of intrabronchial metal nails]
    Jun Nohara
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Nagahama City Hospital
    Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi 47:1098-102. 2009
    ..Case 1: a 72-year-old man had aspirated a nail three months earlier, but did not seek medical assistance at the time...
  60. ncbi [Consumption of medicinal herbs in patients attending a gastroenterology outpatient clinic]
    F Devesa Jorda
    Unidad de Digestivo, Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Francesc de Borja, Gandia, Valencia, Espana
    Gastroenterol Hepatol 27:244-9. 2004
    ..population gives rise to the possibility of therapeutic or toxic effects in patients seeking conventional medical assistance. To determine the frequency of medicinal herb use, the species consumed and the profile of medicinal herb ..
  61. ncbi [Selected forms of health in the Polish Kingdom and Galicia during the First World War]
    E Wieckowska
    ,
    Przegl Lek 55:724-6. 1998
    ..Committees provided sanitary and medical assistance to all citizens regardless of their nationality, paid special attention to protection of the children, and ..
  62. ncbi An analysis of Japan Disaster Medical Assistance Team (J-DMAT) deployments in comparison with those of J-DMAT's counterpart in the United States (US-DMAT)
    Akira Fuse
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    J Nippon Med Sch 77:318-24. 2010
    ..learned from the Great Hanshin-Awaji earthquake of 1995 underscored the necessity of establishing Disaster Medical Assistance Teams (DMATs) in Japan, and in 2005, the Japanese government's Central Disaster Prevention Council revised ..
  63. ncbi Parasitic skin diseases: health care-seeking in a slum in north-east Brazil
    Jorg Heukelbach
    Mandacaru Foundation, Fortaleza, Brazil
    Trop Med Int Health 8:368-73. 2003
    ..of 55 patients with tungiasis, four of six patients with CLM and zero of 110 patients with head lice sought medical assistance. The physicians of the PHCC only diagnosed a parasitic skin disease when it was pointed out by the patient ..
  64. ncbi Noninvasive positive pressure ventilation prevents postoperative pulmonary complications in chronic ventilators users
    M Lumbierres
    UFIS Respiratoria, Servei de Pneumologia, Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge, Feixa Llarga s n, 08907 L Hospitalet Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    Respir Med 101:62-8. 2007
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  65. ncbi Mental health, social functioning, and disability in postwar Afghanistan
    Barbara Lopes Cardozo
    International Emergency and Refugee Health Branch, Division of Emergency and Environmental Health Services, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 292:575-84. 2004
    ..In 2002, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other collaborating partners performed a national population-based mental health survey in Afghanistan...
  66. ncbi Family relationships in prediction of ageing
    S Blažeković-Milaković
    Department of Family Medicine, School of Public Health Andrija Stampar, Zagreb, Croatia
    Coll Antropol 24:109-18. 2000
    ..The study sample included all patients (total = 581; 57.3% female, 42.7% male) having sought medical assistance of any kind in the period of three consecutive months. The study was performed in two stages...
  67. ncbi Predictors of frequent emergency department utilization in Southeastern Pennsylvania
    Jesse M Pines
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    J Asthma 43:219-23. 2006
    ..We sought to determine socioeconomic and demographic factors that predict frequent emergency department (ED) use among asthmatics in Southeastern Pennsylvania...
  68. ncbi [Kallmann syndrome--a form of hypogonadotropic hypogonadism]
    J Hefner
    Abteilung Innere Medizin VI, Psychosomatische Medizin und Psychotherapie, Universitätsklinik Tübingen
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 134:1157-60. 2009
    ..e. weight gain and skeletal pain, which had caused him to seek medical assistance. The second patient (B) had been admitted because of symptoms of depression, caused by separation from his ..
  69. pmc Road traffic accidents and psychotropic medication use in The Netherlands: a case-control study
    Silvia Ravera
    Department of Pharmacotherapy and Pharmaceutical Care, University of Groningen, Antonius Deusinglaan 1, 9713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 72:505-13. 2011
    ..To examine the association between the use of commonly prescribed psychotropic medications and road traffic accident risk...
  70. ncbi Occupational exposure to blood and body fluids among Turkish nursing students during clinical practice training: frequency of needlestick/sharp injuries and hepatitis B immunisation
    Melek Serpil Talas
    Nursing Department, Ankara University Faculty of Health Sciences, Ankara, Turkey
    J Clin Nurs 18:1394-403. 2009
    ..To describe the rate of needlestick/sharp injuries in nursing students, to estimate the rate of vaccination administration and to define nursing students' status using universal precautions for protecting from blood-borne infections...
  71. ncbi Acute-phase protein profile during gestation and diestrous: proposal for an early pregnancy test in bitches
    Camila I Vannucchi
    Department of Animal Reproduction, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Av Prof Orlando Marques de Paiva 87, Cidade Universitaria, 05508 900, SP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Anim Reprod Sci 74:87-99. 2002
    Early pregnancy diagnosis in bitches has special relevance for adequate medical assistance to assure normal gestation, diagnosis of abortion or embryonic resorption, undesirable pregnancy interruption and dog owners wishing to assure ..
  72. ncbi Ethical and legal aspects in medically assisted human reproduction in Romania
    Beatrice Ioan
    University of Medicine and Pharmacy Gr T Popa of lasi, Romania
    Hum Reprod Genet Ethics 14:4-13. 2008
    ..Due to this situation the general legislation regarding medical assistance (law no...
  73. ncbi A rationale for using steroids in the treatment of severe cases of H5N1 avian influenza
    Marissa J Carter
    Strategic Solutions, Inc, 1143 Salsbury Ave, Cody, WY 82414, USA
    J Med Microbiol 56:875-83. 2007
    ..it is harder to prevent the resultant hypercytokinaemia from developing if the patient does not seek timely medical assistance. Steroids have been used for many decades in a wide variety of inflammatory conditions in which ..
  74. ncbi [Occupational exposures to blood and body fluids among health care workers: a questionary survey]
    Ziya Kuruuzum
    Dokuz Eylul Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Enfeksiyon Hastaliklari ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Izmir
    Mikrobiyol Bul 42:61-9. 2008
    ..7% sought for medical assistance from the related department. Among 350 HCWs, 291 (83...
  75. ncbi Prevalence and clinical characteristics of headache in a rural community in Oman
    Dirk Deleu
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Muscat 123, Sultanate of Oman
    Headache 42:963-73. 2002
    ..To perform a prospective epidemiological study of headache in a rural community in Oman, assessing prevalence, symptom profile, and health care utilization pattern...
  76. ncbi Myxoma of the renal capsule
    J Fernando Val-Bernal
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, Medical Faculty, University of Cantabria, Marques de Valdecilla University Hospital, Santander, Spain
    Pathol Res Pract 200:835-40. 2005
    ..A 37-year-old man receiving treatment for epididymitis sought medical assistance for infertility. A radiological examination incidentally discovered a right renal tumor...
  77. ncbi Use of social services by pregnant Medicaid eligible women in Baltimore
    C S Minkovitz
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Matern Child Health J 3:117-27. 1999
    ..To use linked health and social service databases to determine differences in the use of social services by pregnant women in different managed care systems...
  78. ncbi Effects of a refugee-assistance programme on host population in Guinea as measured by obstetric interventions
    W Van Damme
    Department of Public Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Lancet 351:1609-13. 1998
    ..fled from Liberia and Sierra Leone to Guinea, west Africa, where the government allowed them to settle freely, and provided medical assistance. We assessed whether the host population gained better access to hospital care during 1988-96.
  79. pmc The GluK1 (GluR5) Kainate/{alpha}-amino-3-hydroxy-5-methyl-4-isoxazolepropionic acid receptor antagonist LY293558 reduces soman-induced seizures and neuropathology
    Taiza H Figueiredo
    Department of Anatomy, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 336:303-12. 2011
    ..against nerve agent toxicity even when administered at a relatively long latency after exposure, because medical assistance may not be immediately available...
  80. ncbi Current treatment for acute viral bronchiolitis in infants
    Federico Martinon-Torres
    Department of Paediatrics, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Hospital Clinico Universitario de Santiago de Compostela, c A choupana sn, 15706 Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 4:1355-71. 2003
    ..The main potential benefits of medical assistance in these patients reside in the careful monitoring of their clinical status, the maintenance of adequate ..
  81. ncbi Operational efficiency of health care in police custody suites: comparison of nursing and medical provision
    Patricia Bond
    Primary Care Research Institute for Healthcare Sciences, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, UK
    J Adv Nurs 60:127-34. 2007
    ..This paper is a report of a study to examine the operational impact of a police custody nursing service on healthcare delivery in one police service in the north of England...
  82. ncbi [Clinical, epidemiological and treatment aspects of 10 cases of saltwater stingray envenomation]
    Dalmiro Cazorla
    Laboratorio de Entomologia, Parasitologia y Medicina Tropical, Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Decanato de Investigaciones, Universidad Nacional Experimental Francisco de Miranda
    Rev Invest Clin 61:11-7. 2009
    ..Stingrays are cartilaginous elasmobranches fishes that can cause severe and potentially fatal injuries in humans...
  83. ncbi MOPET: a context-aware and user-adaptive wearable system for fitness training
    Fabio Buttussi
    HCI Lab, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Udine, via delle Scienze 206, 33100 Udine, Italy
    Artif Intell Med 42:153-63. 2008
    ..and lack of physical fitness are increasingly common and negatively affect people's health, requiring medical assistance and decreasing people's wellness and productivity...
  84. ncbi Pregnancy-related mortality in Guatemala, 1993-1996
    E Kestler
    Epidemiologic Research Center in Reproductive Health, Hospital General San Juan de Dios, Guatemala
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 7:41-6. 2000
    ..Vaginal deliveries where there was medical assistance had the highest rate of delivery-related maternal death from general infection...
  85. ncbi [Herpes labialis and genitalis in general medicine]
    J Gallais
    Société Française de Médecine Générale, 27, boulevard Gambetta, 92130 Issy les Moulineaux
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 127:596-602. 2000
    ....
  86. ncbi Commercial aviation in-flight emergencies and the physician
    Robert Cocks
    Aviation Medicine, Cathay Pacific Airways, Hong Kong
    Emerg Med Australas 19:1-8. 2007
    ..emergency may occur in up to 7-13% of cases, but passenger prescreening, online medical advice and on-board medical assistance from volunteers reduce this rate...
  87. ncbi A randomized controlled evaluation of specialist nurse education following accident and emergency department attendance for acute asthma
    M L Levy
    Barnet General Hospital, UK
    Respir Med 94:900-8. 2000
    ..through the use of self-management-plans, how to recognize and manage uncontrolled asthma and when to seek medical assistance. Medication and inhaler device type were altered if necessary The primary outcome was patient reported self-..
  88. ncbi The United States Army Medical Department in low-intensity conflict
    C H Hood
    U.S. Army Academy of Health Sciences, Fort Sam Houston, TX
    Mil Med 156:64-7. 1991
    ..USNS MERCY), commanded a second (MED EL, JTF-Bravo, Honduras), was "neighbor" and visitor to a third (Medical Assistance Team in El Salvador), and had staff level interface with others (Ahuas Tara 88, Fuertes Caminos 88, and ..
  89. ncbi [Results of the first three years of operation of the emergency medical assistance service (SAMU) in Yaounde, Cameroon]
    J Ze Minkande
    Département de Chirurgie et Spécialités Faculté de Médecine et des Sciences Biomédicales Université de Yaoundé I, Cameroun
    Med Trop (Mars) 69:577-80. 2009
    The purpose of this article is to present the results of a descriptive and retrospective study of the operations of the emergency medical assistance service (SAMU) in Yaounde, Cameroon.
  90. ncbi Lewy body dementia
    Jennifer C Hanson
    Drexel University College of Medicine, Mail Stop 423, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Int Rev Neurobiol 84:215-28. 2009
    ..Additionally, more individuals seek medical assistance for cognitive problems as visibility for treatments improves...
  91. ncbi Maritime health in Spain: integrated services are the key
    M L Canals
    Instituto Social de la Marina, Tarragona, Spain
    Int Marit Health 52:104-16. 2001
    ..They provide medical assistance on board ships and coastal preventive services for maritime workers...
  92. ncbi A profile of injuries in athletes seeking treatment during a triathlon race series
    Cameron M Gosling
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Sports Med 38:1007-14. 2010
    ..With increasing popularity of this sport, there has been a rise in the number of participants, particularly in shorter distance races. However, the risks of participating in short-distance races have not been reported...
  93. ncbi [Analysis of a case series of workers with mobbing syndrome]
    B Marinoni
    Scuola di Specializzazione in Medicina del Lavoro, Universita degli Studi di Pavia
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 29:354-6. 2007
    ..We examined, during the last seven years, 253 patients who asked medical assistance for psychopathological problems by them ascribed to mobbing in the working environment...
  94. pmc Incidence and influence on referral of primary stabbing headache in an outpatient headache clinic
    A L Guerrero
    Neurology Department, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Avda Ramón y Cajal 3, 47005, Valladolid, Spain
    J Headache Pain 12:311-3. 2011
    ..However, most people suffer attacks of low frequency or intensity and seldom seek for medical assistance. There are few clinic-based studies of PSH, and its real influence as a primary cause for referral to ..
  95. ncbi [First-aid in France. Current situation and future perspectives]
    Alain Larcan
    L Académie nationale de médecine
    Bull Acad Natl Med 194:1071-93. 2010
    ..psychological integrity of the victim of an accident or illness, notably pending the arrival of professional medical assistance"...
  96. ncbi Quality assurance issues raised by proposed limited-service rural hospitals
    T D Wingert
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455
    Qual Assur Util Rev 6:38-46. 1991
    ..In exploring these issues, we use as an example, the Montana Medical Assistance Facility, a limited-service rural hospital model about to be implemented by the Health Care Financing ..
  97. ncbi Study of paediatric intensive care units in Spain. Spanish Society of Paediatric Intensive Care
    J Lopez-Herce
    Paediatric Intensive Care Unit, Gregorio Marañón University Hospital, Dr Castelo 49, E 28009 Madrid, Spain
    Intensive Care Med 26:62-8. 2000
    To describe the organisation of paediatric intensive care units in Spain and the medical assistance provided during 1996.
  98. ncbi Illegality as risk factor: a survey of unauthorized migrant patients in a Berlin clinic
    Heide Castañeda
    University of South Florida, Anthropology, Tampa, FL 33620 8100, USA
    Soc Sci Med 68:1552-60. 2009
    ..a snapshot of 183 patients who attended a Berlin clinic that functions as the single largest source of medical assistance for unauthorized persons in Germany...
  99. ncbi Epidemiological, clinical and pharmacological aspects of headache in a university undergraduate population in Palestine
    W M Sweileh
    College of Pharmacy, An Najah National University, Nablus, Palestine
    Cephalalgia 30:439-46. 2010
    ..2%) and sleep deprivation (75.4%). Less than 5% of students sought medical assistance during headache episodes. Most students (79.1%) reported self-therapy with a single analgesic (53...
  100. ncbi Medical confidentiality: legal and ethical aspects in Greece
    Stavroula A Papadodima
    Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, School of Medicine, University of Athens
    Bioethics 22:397-405. 2008
    ..Without a guarantee of confidentiality, many patients would want to avoid seeking medical assistance The principle of confidentiality, however, is not absolute and may be overridden by public interests...
  101. ncbi From computerized patient records to national resource
    Allon Zuker
    Roshtov Software Ind Ltd, Omer, Israel
    Stud Health Technol Inform 95:892-7. 2003
    ..Online verification of member rights, embedded business rules and medical protocols as well as Preventive Medical Assistance (PMA) rules are incorporated into the system...

Research Grants48

  1. Efficacy of Resistance Training as an Aid To Smoking Cessation Treatment
    Joseph T Ciccolo; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..medications to aid quitting can be effective, but up to 80% of smokers who attempt to quit do so without medical assistance. The U.S...
  2. Midcareer Investigator Award in Patient Oriented Research
    Kurt T Barnhart; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..arm cohort study assessing childhood development in children conceived with IVF, superovulation or without medical assistance. SA #3 will use a large administrative dataset to link mothers and children and assess for autistic spectrum ..
  3. Developing an Automated Symptom Monitoring Device for Adolescents with Asthma
    Hyekyun Rhee; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..g., adjust medication, alter activity level, alter the surrounding environment or seek medical assistance) as well as the providers'decisions regarding an appropriate treatment course...
  4. DIORAMA: Dynamic Information Collection and Resource Tracking Architecture
    Aura Ganz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Dr. Ciottone is the Director of the Division of Disaster Medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and has served as the Commander of a federal Disaster Medical Assistance Team.
  5. An Innovative Caregiver Tool to Assess and Manage Behavioral Symptoms of Dementia
    Helen C Kales; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..factors;4) use effective verbal and nonverbal communications;5) discern behavioral symptoms that require medical assistance (pain, sudden onset of aggressive behaviors);and 5) use nonpharmacologic strategies to prevent, minimize or ..
  6. In vitro and In vivo models for ethanol withdrawal and antepartum hypoxia
    Susan Barron; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..narrow developmental window which conceptually overlaps a time when women would typically be seeking medical assistance (i.e. labor and delivery) and intervention would be more likely...
  7. HMO-CMHC LINKAGES FOR MENTAL HEALTH CARE DELIVERY
    JOHN MC NICHOL; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..Philadelphia, which are under contract to PHP to provide health care services to private sector, GAPS, and medical assistance Plan enrollees...
  8. EPIDEMIOLOGIC INVESTIGATIONS OF HUMAN INFERTILITY
    Marlene Goldman; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..This initial study enrolled all eligible couples who sought medical assistance for infertility at one of seven collaborating centers between January 1, 1981 and May 31, 1983...
  9. TREATING SLEEP & PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS AFTER A DISASTER
    Barry Krakow; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..In a future ROl submission, in conjunction with the University of New Mexico Disaster Medical Assistance Team (DMAT), the investigator will utilize the data from this pilot study to formulate a working and ..
  10. Northwest/Alaska Center to Reduce Oral Health Disparity
    Peter Milgrom; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Area Indian Health Board/Northwest Tribal Epidemiology Center, Washington Dental Service an Foundation (major private dental insurer); and Medical Assistance Administration (Medicaid agency for Washington State).
  11. QUALITY MEASURES FOR SEVERE/PERSISTENT MENTAL ILLNESS
    Richard Hermann; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..for the treatment of SPMI in Massachusetts (from the Department of Mental Health, the Division of Medical Assistance, and the managed care organization (MCO) contracted to administer the Medicaid mental health carve-out...
  12. Medical Response to Terrorist Attacks & Other Disasters
    Michael Grasso; Fiscal Year: 2004
    A terrorist attack on downtown Washington, DC will result in hundreds if not thousands of people needing medical assistance. Hospital emergency departments are not designed to deal with disasters of this magnitude...
  13. Effects of Infertility Insurance Mandates
    Lucie Schmidt; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..It currently affects over 6 million individuals, and one in ten couples cannot conceive without medical assistance. However, only 25 percent of all health plan sponsors provide coverage for infertility services...
  14. COMPUTER AIDED DISPATCHING AND A TRIAL OF CPR METHODS
    Alfred Hallstrom; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..Subsequent to diagnosis, the computer can provide guidance for instructions about medical assistance. The RCT is enabled by random computer allocation of one of the instruction sets...
  15. Improving Asthma Communication in Minority Families
    Arlene Butz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. Motivation to assume a paid family caregiver role and correlates to well-being
    Kathryn Kietzman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Within the context of policy and program development, these findings could be used to direct caregiver recruitment and retention efforts. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  17. The Health and Social Context of Infant Death: Reflections from South Africa
    Cynthia Minkovitz; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..It also will provide client-based information that will enable the development of targeted interventions and policies to address these factors and improve service systems and community resources. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  18. Cost-Effectiveness of Preventing Acute-Phase HIV Transmission
    Steven Pinkerton; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results will inform scientific and policy discussions on the importance of interventions to reduce acute-phase transmission. ..
  19. Family-to-Family: Psychoeducation to Improve Children's Outcomes in HIV+ Families
    Li Li; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..HIV+ parent's and family caregivers'health mental health, parenting skills, and family bonds are intermediate outcomes. ..
  20. TEA for Families & Children: Preparation for a Randomized Trial
    Li Li; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The goal of this study is to develop and pilot an intervention for PLH and their family members in order to improve the long term health, mental health and behavioral adjustment of the children in poor, rural areas in China. ..
  21. Leveraging Medicare Payment & Reporting Policies to Improve Nursing Home Quality
    David C Grabowski; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Thus, the information derived from this study has the potential to make important research and policy-relevant contributions aimed at improving the quality of care for all nursing home residents. ..
  22. Selection and the Quality Impact of Nursing Home Ownership
    David C Grabowski; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..By examining this relationship using a novel empirical strategy, this study provides an opportunity to improve the quality of care for the millions of Americans receiving care in the nursing home setting. ..
  23. Antidepressant Use and Suicide
    Susan Busch; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The significance of this project lies in its potential to help clinicians and policymakers assess and manage competing risk and benefit claims. ..
  24. Comparative Effectiveness of Comprehensive Care for Adults with SMI
    TODD PATRICK GILMER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  25. COST-EFFECTIVENESS OF HIV PRIMARY PREVENTION
    Steven Pinkerton; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Upon completion of the analyses we will summarize and widely disseminate the results. ..
  26. Urban Diabetics: Primary Care and Hospitalizations
    Jessica Robbins; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  27. HIV Related Stigma among Service Providers in China
    Li Li; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These data will prepare the team to conduct a randomized controlled trial across different levels of health care providers in China. ..
  28. PRENATAL COCAINE USE--10 YEAR FOLLOW UP
    GALE RICHARDSON; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  29. POPULATION BASED PSYCHIATRIC INTERVENTION--PRIMARY CARE
    Wayne Katon; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  30. NEBULIZER INTERVENTION IN MINORITY CHILDREN WITH ASTHMA
    Arlene Butz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Study findings will improve clinical care to this vulnerable population of children and will be if significant use to health care providers, researchers, insurers and policy makers. ..
  31. A+ Asthma Rural Partnership
    Arlene Butz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The findings of this study will be important to clinicians, researchers, and health policy makers. ..
  32. HOME NURSE INTERVENTION FOR IUDE INFANTS--3 YR FOLLOW UP
    Arlene Butz; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Data will be of significant use to researchers, health care providers, insurers and policy makers. ..
  33. Simulation Tool for HIV/STD Cost-Effectiveness Analysis
    Steven Pinkerton; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  34. Children with Chronic Health Conditions: Family Impact
    KAREN KUHLTAHU; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  35. HIV/STD PREVENTION COST-EFFECTIVENESS: METHODS & APPLICS
    Steven Pinkerton; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  36. Adolescent Disclosure of Abuse In Primary Care Settings
    Angela Diaz; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Thus, the training opportunity would enable Dr. Diaz to acquire mentored research skills to enhance the health and well- 0being of abused adolescents, and learn how to assess abuse and diagnose its effects. ..
  37. Adolescent Smoking Cessation in Pediatric Primary Care
    Jonathan Klein; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  38. Using MEPS Data to Inform Public-Plan Consumerism
    Matthew Davis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Findings will have immediate relevance for implementation of the HOA projects and other consumerism efforts. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  39. Treatment Models for Primary and Chronic HIV Infection
    Rochelle Walensky; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Rochelle Walensky with a firm basis for career development as an independent, patient-oriented clinical researcher at the interface of these critical areas. ..
  40. A Randomized Trial in Liaison Psychiatry in Primary Care
    Wayne J Katon; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Secondary process and outcome measures will include functional disability, adherence to prescribed medications and disease self-management behaviors (i.e. physical activity and nutrition). ..
  41. Parenting Effects of Healthy Steps: Utilization & Expec
    Cynthia Minkovitz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This study will inform policy and practice regarding whether or not a parenting intervention, highly targeted to child development and behavior when children are 0-3, has effects when children are 5 years of age. ..
  42. ADOLESCENTS USE OF COMPLEMENTARY ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE
    Jonathan Klein; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Additionally, since alternative therapies can have potentially serious side-effects or drug interactions, insight into how and when alternative medicine use is disclosed may help clinicians provide better care to adolescents. ..
  43. Optimizing strategies for universal HIV testing
    Rochelle P Walensky; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The scientific basis for early detection of HIV infection and aggressive linkage to care has been successfully laid. The challenge now is to identify effective, affordable, and cost-effective implementation mechanisms. ..
  44. Comorbid Anxiety Disorders in Adolescents with Asthma
    Wayne Katon; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The results of this grant will be used to develop future treatment programs for adolescent patients with comorbid asthma and anxiety. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  45. Patient and family participation in hospice team meeting
    Debra Parker Oliver; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results of this study will provide preliminary data for a larger multi-phase, multi-site follow-up project. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  46. Medication Management Decisions in Schizophrenia
    Mark Olfson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The results will inform quality improvement programs by identifying key modifiable determinants of the quality of medication management in the community treatment of schizophrenia. ..
  47. Economic Evaluation of Addiction Services
    JENNIFER RUGER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  48. Volume-Outcomes in Incontinence Surgery
    Jennifer Anger; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The primary outcome will be re-operation rates, repeat sling procedures (for failures), and other postoperative complications, stratified by high and low volume surgeons and hospitals. ..