Stewart NH, Press VG, Donovan L. Sleep, the Forgotten, Yet Potentially Modifiable, Dimension in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Care. American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 2023 Aug 15; 208(4):504-505.
Montgomery AE, Blosnich JR, deRussy A, Richman JS, Dichter ME, True G. Association between Services to Address Adverse Social Determinants of Health and Suicide Mortality among Veterans with Indicators of Housing Instability, Unemployment, and Justice Involvement. Archives of suicide research : official journal of the International Academy for Suicide Research. 2023 Aug 11; 1-17.
Hasegawa S, Livorsi DJ, Perencevich EN, Church JN, Goto M. Diagnostic Accuracy of Hospital Antibiograms in Predicting the Risk of Antimicrobial Resistance in Enterobacteriaceae Isolates: A Nationwide Multicenter Evaluation at the Veterans Health Administration. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 2023 Aug 10.
Lee JS, Han S, Therrien NL, Park C, Luo F, Essien UR. Trends in the Longitudinal Utilization of Oral Anticoagulants Among Newly Diagnosed Atrial Fibrillation Patients With Commercial, Medicare, and Medicaid Insurance. The American journal of cardiology. 2023 Jul 28; 203:339-342.
Shan M, Thomas KS, Gutman R. A Bayesian MultiLayer Record Linkage Procedure to Analyze Post-Acute Care Recovery of Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury. Biostatistics (Oxford, England). 2023 Jul 14; 24(3):743-759.
Yang JP, Do QA, Nhan ER, Chen JA. A mixed-methods study of race-based stress and trauma affecting Asian Americans during COVID. Clinical psychological science : a journal of the Association for Psychological Science. 2023 Jul 11; 2023.
Jones D, Marra AR, Livorsi D, Perencevich E, Goto M. Perceptions of an automated benchmarking dashboard for antimicrobial stewardship programs among antimicrobial stewards within the veterans' health administration: a multicenter qualitative study. Antimicrobial stewardship & healthcare epidemiology : ASHE. 2023 Jul 10; 3(1):e118.
Clark KA, Blosnich JR. Sexual Orientation and Disclosure of Suicidal Thoughts Before Suicide Mortality. American journal of preventive medicine. 2023 Jul 8.
Faiz JP, Essien UR, Washington DL. The Supreme Court's affirmative action decision puts lives at risk. STAT News [Internet]. 2023 Jun 30:(First Opinion):1-6. Available from: https://www.statnews.com/2023/06/30/affirmative-action-supreme-court-medical-school/.
Faiz JP, Essien UR, Washington DL. The Supreme Court's Affirmative Action Decision Puts Lives at Risk. STAT [Internet]. 2023 Jun 30: Available from: https://www.statnews.com/2023/06/30/affirmative-action-supreme-court-medical-school/.
Vijayan T, Graber CJ, Harris CE, Kozman D. Achieving Equity in Residency and Fellowship Applications With a Partial Blindfold: A Call for Measuring the Distance Traveled. [Editorial]. Annals of internal medicine. 2023 Jul 1; 176(7):985-986.
Eliacin J, Matthias MS, Cameron KA, Burgess DJ. Veterans' views of PARTNER-MH, a peer-led patient navigation intervention, to improve patient engagement in care and patient-clinician communication: A qualitative study. Patient education and counseling. 2023 Sep 1; 114:107847.
Yahalom J, Hamilton AB. Cultural pragmatism: in search of alternative thinking about cultural competence in mental health. Journal of Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology. 2023 Jun 11; https://doi.org/10.1037/teo0000230.
Mahashabde R, Pandit A, Acharya M, Ali MM, Bogulski C, Eswaran H, Hayes CJ. HPR89 Trends in Remote Patient Monitoring Among Medicare Beneficiaries during COVID-19: A Comparative Interrupted Time Series Analysis. [Abstract]. Value in health : the journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research. 2023 Jun 10; 26(6):S227:doi.org/10.1016/j.jval.2023.03.1236.
Murphy CC, Lee JK, Liang PS, May FP, Zaki TA. Declines in colorectal cancer incidence and mortality rates slow among older adults. Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association. 2023 Jun 10.
Ecker AH, Cully JA, Cucciare MA, Hundt NE. Patient and Provider Perspectives on Treating Substance Use Disorder and Co-Occurring Anxiety and Posttraumatic Stress Disorders in the Veterans Affairs Healthcare System. Journal of Veterans Studies. 2023 Jun 1; 9(1):171-180.
Mukamel DB, Saliba D, Ladd H, Konetzka RT. Dementia Care Is Widespread In US Nursing Homes; Facilities With The Most Dementia Patients May Offer Better Care. Health affairs (Project Hope). 2023 Jun 1; 42(6):795-803.
Ritchie MJ, Parker LE, Kirchner JE. Facilitating implementation of primary care mental health over time and across organizational contexts: a qualitative study of role and process. BMC health services research. 2023 Jun 1; 23(1):565.
Schuttner L, Richardson C, Parikh T, Wong ES. "Low-value" glycemic outcomes among older adults with diabetes cared for by primary care nurse practitioners or physicians: A retrospective cohort study. International journal of nursing studies. 2023 Sep 1; 145:104532.
Timko C, Cucciare MA, Lor MC, Stein M, Vest N. Patient-Concerned Other Dyads' 12-Step Involvement and Patients' Substance Use: A Latent Class Growth Model Analysis. Journal of studies on alcohol and drugs. 2023 May 18; doi.org/10.15288/jsad.22-00378.
Heinrich CH, McHugh S, McCarthy S, Curran GM, Donovan MD. Multidisciplinary DEprescribing review for Frail oldER adults in long-term care (DEFERAL): Implementation strategy design using behaviour science tools and stakeholder engagement. Research in social & administrative pharmacy : RSAP. 2023 Aug 1; 19(8):1202-1213.
Moore EM, Gelberg L, Soh M, Alessi C, Ijadi-Maghsoodi R. Provider Perspectives on Sleep as a Determinant of Health and Housing Outcomes among Veterans Experiencing Homelessness: An Exploratory, Social-Ecological Study. International journal of environmental research and public health. 2023 May 8; 20(9).
Abernathy A, Schreiber CA, Srinivas SK. State restrictions on abortion are associated with fewer abortions in patients with high-risk cardiovascular conditions. Contraception. 2023 Aug 1; 124:110057.
Kalofonos I. Meaning in Psychosis: A Veteran's Critique of the Traumas of Racism, Sexual Violence, and Intersectional Oppression. Culture, Medicine and Psychiatry. 2023 May 3.
Nirenberg E, Perencevich EN. Understanding and Improving Vaccine Effectiveness Estimates in the Age of Widespread Background Immunity: A Step Toward Improved Science Communication. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 2023 May 3; 76(9):1535-1538.
Jain S, Galoosian A, Wilhalme H, Meshkat S, May FP. Individuals With a Family History of Colorectal Cancer Warrant Tailored Interventions to Address Patient-Reported Barriers to Screening. Clinical and translational gastroenterology. 2023 May 1; 14(5):e00583.
Bossick AS, Painter I, Williams EC, Katon JG. Development of a Composite Risk Index of Reproductive Autonomy Using State Laws: Association With Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes. Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health. 2023 Apr 27.
Wong MS, Frochen S, Steers WN, Washington DL. Hospital Catchment Areas Characteristics and Geographic Regions Associated With Higher COVID-19 Veterans Health Administration Hospitalization During the Omicron Surge. Journal of public health management and practice : JPHMP. 2023 Sep 1; 29(5):E198-E207.
Dong OM, Friede KA, Chanfreau-Coffinier C, Voora D. Cost-effectiveness of CYP2C19-guided P2Y12 inhibitors in Veterans undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention for acute coronary syndromes. European heart journal. Quality of care & clinical outcomes. 2023 Apr 26; 9(3):249-257.
Lin JK, Parikh RB. Bone Health in Prostate Cancer Survivors: Recent Lessons and Opportunities for Improvement. European urology focus. 2023 May 1; 9(3):422-424.
Garrido MM, Thorsness R. HR&A Workforce Guidelines Project: Briefing before the VISN 1 leaders Ryan Lilly (Network Director) and Latha Sivaprasad (Chief Medical Officer); 2023 Apr 25; Online briefing.
Golovaty I, Bergman M, Moin T. Response to the letter to the editor: "Two decade of diabetes prevention efforts: A call to innovate and revitalize our approach to lifestyle change". Diabetes research and clinical practice. 2023 Jul 1; 201:110681.
Pizer SD, Lum J, Thorsness R, Barr K. Workload Capacity and Productivity: Briefing before the Director, Eileen Moran, Office of Productivity, Efficiency & Staffing (OPES). Also in attendance were representatives of the Chief Strategy Office, Carolyn Stoesen, Lauren Klepac, Margaret Heimann, and Anupama Torgal; 2023 Apr 24; Online briefing.
Sedhom R, Shulman LN, Parikh RB. Precision Palliative Care as a Pragmatic Solution for a Care Delivery Problem. Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. 2023 Jun 1; 41(16):2888-2892.
Bogulski CA, Acharya M, Pro G, Ali MM, Rabbani M, Hayes CJ, Eswaran H. A State Profile of Disparities in Telehealth Utilization Among Medicare Beneficiaries: An Intersection Between Race/Ethnicity, Rurality, and Chronic Conditions-Arkansas, 2019. Telemedicine journal and e-health : the official journal of the American Telemedicine Association. 2023 Apr 19; doi:10.1089/tmj.2023.0012.
Kreider AR, Werner RM. The Home Care Workforce Has Not Kept Pace With Growth In Home And Community-Based Services. Health affairs (Project Hope). 2023 May 1; 42(5):650-657.
Yahalom J, Hamilton AB, Frankfurt S. Explorations of the continuum between moral agency and moral injury. Medicine Anthropology Theory. 2023 Apr 16; 10(1):https://doi.org/10.17157/mat.10.1.6876.
Arling G, Miech EJ, Myers LJ, Sexson A, Bravata DM. The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on blood pressure control after a stroke or transient ischemic attack among patients at VA medical centers. Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association. 2023 Jun 1; 32(6):107140.
Hahn HA, Blosnich JR. Adverse Childhood Experiences Among Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Queer Veterans. American journal of preventive medicine. 2023 Apr 8.
Faiz J, Essien UR, Washington DL, Ly DP. Racial and Ethnic Differences in Barriers Faced by Medical College Admission Test Examinees and Their Association With Medical School Application and Matriculation. JAMA health forum. 2023 Apr 7; 4(4):e230498.
Butler CR, Wightman AG. Beyond Autonomy: Ethics of Decision Making About Treatments for Kidney Failure at the Extremes of Age. American journal of kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation. 2023 Sep 1; 82(3):360-367.
Goto M, Perencevich EN. Metformin and Infections: What Is the Next Step in This Decades-Long Story? [Editorial]. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 2023 Apr 3; 76(7):1245-1246.
Wei MY. Multimorbidity, 30-Day Readmissions, and Postdischarge Mortality Among Medicare Beneficiaries Using a New ICD-Coded Multimorbidity-Weighted Index. The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences. 2023 Mar 30; 78(4):727-734.
Hyatt CS, Halvorson MA, Campbell SB. A daily diary study of the romantic partner relationship dynamics associated with anger and other posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms. Journal of traumatic stress. 2023 Jun 1; 36(3):484-495.
Patel N, Silvey S, O'Leary JG, Morgan T, Patton H, Rogal SS, Bajaj JS. Early paracentesis is associated with better prognosis compared with late or no-paracentesis in hospitalized veterans with cirrhosis and ascites. Liver transplantation : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society. 2023 Sep 1; 29(9):919-927.
Pizer SD, Farr D. Update on Staffing Models: Briefing before the House & Senate Veterans Committee staff members Alexis MacDonald, House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Health at U.S. House of Representatives; Dahlia Melendrez, Deputy Staff Director, Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs; Meghan Rafferty, Congressional Relations Officer, Department of Veterans Affairs; and David Shearman, Staff Director, Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs. Also participating in the briefing were VA leaders including Gina Grosso, Assistant Secretary for Human Resources and Administration/Operations, Security and Preparedness (HRA/OSP). Jeff Mayo, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, HRA/OSP, and Jessica Bonjorni, Chief Officer for VHA's Workforce Management & Consulting.; 2023 Mar 24; Online briefing.
Pizer SD. Value-based Purchasing and Bundled Payments: Briefing before the Chief Medical Officer, Sachin Yende, Office of Integrated Veteran Care, and Joseph Duran, Director of Policy and Planning, Office of Community Care; 2023 Mar 21; Online briefing.
Garrido MM, Sites E. QUERI's Response to the Evidence Act: Briefing before the CPIC (Charleston, Providence, and Iowa City) Evidence-Based Policy Evaluation Center leaders R. Neal Axon, James L. Rudolph, and Michelle A. Mengeling on the QUERI response to the Evidence Act.; 2023 Mar 20; Online briefing.
Kalofonos I, McCoy M. Purity, Danger, and Patriotism: The Struggle for a Veteran Home during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Pathogens (Basel, Switzerland). 2023 Mar 18; 12(3).
Bingaman A, Hamilton A, Houpt B, Olivero R, Fair C. "Nothing is ever going to change if we don't start advocating for our child.": Community-level disclosure and stigma management strategies among parents of internationally adopted children living with PHIV. Frontiers in public health. 2023 Mar 17; 11:1091335.
Blosnich JR, Haydinger AM, Rhoades H, De Luca SM. Differences in Beliefs About Suicide by Occupation in a Representative Sample of Adults in the United States, General Social Survey 2002-2021. Archives of suicide research : official journal of the International Academy for Suicide Research. 2023 Mar 14; 1-15.
Garrido MM, Pizer SD, Sites E, Barr K, Thorsness R. Population-based Workforce Guidelines: Briefing before the Office of Primary Care, Angela Dinietolis, Executive Director, Thomas Mattras, Director, and Traci Solt, Director of Clinical Services; 2023 Mar 13; Online briefing.
Tenso K, Pizer S, Palani S. Delivery system emergency department capacity and its effect on nonsystem service utilization. Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine. 2023 Apr 1; 30(4):359-367.
Tholany J, Suzuki H, Livorsi DJ, Perencevich EN, Goto M. The association of infectious diseases consultation and 30-day mortality rates among veterans with enterococcal bacteraemia: a propensity score-matched retrospective cohort study. Clinical Microbiology and Infection : The Official Publication of The European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. 2023 Aug 1; 29(8):1039-1044.
Chinchilla M. Addressing barriers to homeless services for Latinxs: insights from a community health center. Journal of social distress and the homeless. 2023 Mar 8; https://doi.org/10.1080/10530789.2023.2187519.
Li KY, Kim PS, Thariath J, Wong ES, Barkham J, Kocher KE. Standard nurse phone triage versus tele-emergency care pilot on Veteran use of in-person acute care: An instrumental variable analysis. Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine. 2023 Apr 1; 30(4):310-320.
Yoon J, Chen C, Chao S, Wong E, Rosland AM. Adherence to Diabetes Medications and Health Care Use During the COVID-19 Pandemic Among High-Risk Patients. Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM. 2023 Apr 3; 36(2):289-302.
Acharya M, Hayes CJ, Li C, Painter JT, Dayer L, Martin BC. Comparative Study of Opioid Initiation With Tramadol, Short-acting Hydrocodone, or Short-acting Oxycodone on Opioid-related Adverse Outcomes Among Chronic Noncancer Pain Patients. The Clinical Journal of Pain. 2023 Mar 1; 39(3):107-118.
Saldaña KS, McGowan SK, Martin JL. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy as an Adjunct or Alternative Treatment to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia. Sleep medicine clinics. 2023 Mar 1; 18(1):73-83.
Sippo DA, Brandt C, Leeman J. The Role of Implementation Science in Harnessing the Potential of Automated Outcomes Feedback for Radiologists. Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR. 2023 Mar 1; 20(3):361-363.
Suda KJ, Costello BJ, Sutherland SE, Kalenderian E. RE: Maxillofacial Surgeons Beware: Some AHA "Moderate Risk" Patients Develop Endocarditis After Exodontia. Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. 2023 Mar 1; 81(3):261.
Wong MS, Brown AF, Washington DL. Inclusion of Race and Ethnicity With Neighborhood Socioeconomic Deprivation When Assessing COVID-19 Hospitalization Risk Among California Veterans Health Administration Users. JAMA Network Open. 2023 Mar 1; 6(3):e231471.
Garrido MM, Pizer SD, Sites E. PEPReC's HRA Work on Population based Workforce Guidelines: Briefing before the Evidence-based Policy Subcommittee, including Caroline Stoesen, Director, Enrollment and Forecasting, CSO; Todd Bruggeman, Chief, Benefit Evidence and Evaluation Strategy, VBA; Laura Duke, VHA CFO; Reena Duseja, Sr. Advisor, VHA; Jennifer Ford, Director, Optimizing Health Care Value Program; James Geleta, Director, Performance Analysis and Planning Service, National Cemetery Administration; Amy Kilbourne, Director, QUERI; Valerie Mattison Brown, Chief Strategy Officer, CSO; Paula Stokes, Research & Design Division Chief, VA Patient Experience; Tracy Weistreich, Senior Clinical Advisor to Deputy Chief Nursing Officer; Lynette Taylor, Deputy Medical Center Director, VA Chicago; Krystal Toles, Deputy Chief of Staff, VHA; 2023 Feb 28; Online briefing.
Bossarte RM, Ahuja M, Martik M, Schinelli A, Webb TD, Marx BP. Reconsidering the Existing Paradigm for Suicide Prevention Among Older Adult Veterans and Other Americans. The American journal of geriatric psychiatry : official journal of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry. 2023 Jul 1; 31(7):540-542.
Garrido MM, Lauver M. Caring Contacts in the VA: Briefing before the Evidence-based Policy Council, including Steve Lieberman, Deputy Under Secretary for Health. Lisa Kearney, Executive Director of the Veterans Crisis Line, also participated. Other members of the audience included representatives from VBA, Office of the Secretary, Board of Veterans' Appeals, VHA, Office of Management, Office of Enterprise Integration, OIT, HRA, Veterans Experience Office, and Office of the General Counsel.; 2023 Feb 15; Online briefing.
Palani S, Garrido MM, Tenso K, Pizer SD. Community care emergency room use and specialty care leakage from Veterans Health Administration hospitals. Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine. 2023 Apr 1; 30(4):379-387.
Ward MJ, Kessler C, Abel EA, Ahern J, Bravata DM. Continuing the transformation: charting the path for the future delivery of Veteran emergency care. Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine. 2023 Apr 1; 30(4):232-239.
Maliha G, Weinhandl ED, Reddy YNV. Deprescribing the Kt/V Target for Peritoneal Dialysis in the United States: The Path Toward Adopting International Standards for Dialysis Adequacy. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN. 2023 May 1; 34(5):751-754.
Pizer SD, Garrido MM, Price M, Asfaw D. PEPReC's latest findings on the Referral Coordination Initiative (RCI) evaluation: Briefing before the Executive Director, Integrated Field Operations, Lisa Arfons, Office of Integrated Veteran Care; 2023 Feb 14; Online briefing.
Wilt TJ, Crandall CJ, Qaseem A. Correction: Previously Undisclosed Potential Conflict of Interest by an Author of American College of Physicians Clinical Guidelines. Annals of internal medicine. 2023 Apr 1; 176(4):584.
Mansi ET, Banks S, Littman AJ, Weiss NS. Association between sociodemographic factors and cholesterol-lowering medication use in U.S. adults post-myocardial infarction. PLoS ONE. 2023 Feb 9; 18(2):e0281607.
Lakkad M, Martin B, Li C, Harrington S, Dayer L, Painter JT. The use of gabapentinoids and opioids and risk of developing opioid-induced respiratory depression among older breast cancer survivors with neuropathic pain. Journal of cancer survivorship : research and practice. 2023 Feb 8; doi.org.10.1007/s11764-023-01338-9.
Patel TA, Jain B, Parikh RB. The Enhancing Oncology Model: Leveraging improvement science to increase health equity in value-based care. Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 2023 Feb 8; 115(2):125-130.
Agud HN, Padala PR. The Effect of Psychotic Symptoms on Decision-Making Capacity and Its Assessment in a Patient With Schizoaffective Disorder. The primary care companion for CNS disorders. 2023 Feb 7; 25(1).
Anderson GM, Ramsey CM, Lynch KG, Gelernter J, Oslin DW. Baseline platelet serotonin in a multi-site treatment study of depression in veterans administration patients: Distribution and effects of demographic variables and serotonin reuptake inhibitors. Journal of affective disorders. 2023 Apr 14; 327:368-377.
Kranke DA, Mudoh Y, Gioia D, Solorzano E, Dobalian A. Strategies used by inpatient VA social workers to facilitate their emotional well-being and job retention during the COVID-19 pandemic. Journal of social service research. 2023 Feb 6; doi.org/10.1080/01488376.2023.2167899.
Wong SPY, Oestreich T, Prince DK, Curtis JR. A Patient Decision Aid About Conservative Kidney Management in Advanced Kidney Disease: A Randomized Pilot Trial. American journal of kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation. 2023 Aug 1; 82(2):179-188.
Goldsmith ES, Krebs EE, Ramirez MR, MacLehose RF. Opioid-related Mortality in United States Death Certificate Data: A Quantitative Bias Analysis With Expert Elicitation of Bias Parameters. Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.). 2023 May 1; 34(3):421-429.
Foynes M, Singh RJ, Landes SJ. A Functional Approach to the Assessment and Treatment of Non-Suicidal Self-Injury in Veterans: A Dialectical Behavior Therapy-Informed Perspective. Cognitive and behavioral practice. 2023 Feb 1; 30(1):doi.org/10.1016/j.cbpra.2021.10.005.
Pizer SD, Trafton J, Smith C. Waiting times and staffing targets: Briefing before the Director, Eileen Moran and Lynn Penkala, Program Analyst, Office of Productivity, Efficiency & Staffing (OPES); 2023 Jan 30; Online briefing.
Mares JG, Lund BC, Adamowicz JL, Burgess DJ, Rothmiller SJ, Hadlandsmyth K. Differences in chronic pain care receipt among veterans from differing racialized groups and the impact of rural versus urban residence. The Journal of rural health : official journal of the American Rural Health Association and the National Rural Health Care Association. 2023 Jun 1; 39(3):595-603.
Chinchilla M, Moses J, Visotzky A. Increasing Latino Homelessness-What's Happening, Why, and What to Do About It. Los Angeles CA: National Alliance to End Homelessness; 2023 Jan 24. 13 p.
Goedken CC, Butler JM, Judd J, Brown N, Rubin M, Goetz MB. Antimicrobial physician and pharmacist experience and perception of an antimicrobial Self-Stewardship Time-Out Program (SSTOP) intervention at eight Veterans' Affairs medical centers. Infection control and hospital epidemiology. 2023 Jan 24; 1-4.
Riester MR, Zullo AR. Prediction tool Development and Implementation in pharmacy praCTice (PreDICT) proposed guidance. American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. 2023 Jan 24; 80(3):111-123.
Garrido MM, Reger M. Caring Contacts in the VA: Briefing before the VA-wide Foundations for Evidence-based Policymaking Working Group; 2023 Jan 20; Online Briefing.
Katon JG, Plowden TC, Marsh EE. Racial disparities in uterine fibroids and endometriosis: a systematic review and application of social, structural, and political context. Fertility and Sterility. 2023 Mar 1; 119(3):355-363.
Pizer SD. Wait Time Standards Data Review: Briefing before the Senior Advisor to the Under Secretary for Health, Ryung Suh and several McKinsey consultants.; 2023 Jan 20; Online Briefing.
Auty SG, Barr KD, Frakt AB, Garrido MM, Strombotne KL. Effect of a Veterans Health Administration mandate to case review patients with opioid prescriptions on mortality among patients with opioid use disorder: a secondary analysis of the STORM randomized control trial. Addiction (Abingdon, England). 2023 May 1; 118(5):870-879.
Suzuki H, Heintz BH, Livorsi DJ, Perencevich EN, Goto M. Tracking antimicrobial stewardship activities beyond days of therapy (DOT): Comparison of days of antibiotic spectrum coverage (DASC) and DOT at a single center. Infection control and hospital epidemiology. 2023 Jun 1; 44(6):934-937.
Amenta EM, Jump RLP, Trautner BW. Bacteriuria in older adults triggers confusion in healthcare providers: A mindful pause to treat the worry. Antimicrobial stewardship & healthcare epidemiology : ASHE. 2023 Jan 9; 3(1):e4.
Lee LE, Kulnik ST, Curran GM, Boaz A, Ramdharry GM. Protocol for a hybrid II study exploring the feasibility of delivering, evaluating, and implementing a self-management programme for people with neuromuscular diseases at a specialist neuromuscular centre. Pilot and feasibility studies. 2023 Jan 9; 9(1):4.
Pizer SD, Farr D. PEPReC's Workforce Planning Model: Briefing before the Senior Advisor to the Under Secretary for Health, Ryung Suh. Several McKinsey consultants who collaborate with Dr. Suh also participated as well as Valerie Mattison Brown, Chief Strategy Officer, Eileen Moran, Director, Office of Productivity, Efficiency & Staffing, and Joseph Francis, Chief Improvement & Analytics Officer.; 2023 Jan 6; Online briefing.
Buhr RG, Krishnan JA. Yet Another Crack in the Facade of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. [Editorial]. American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 2023 Jan 1; 207(1):2-4.
Haderlein TP, Dobalian A, Raja PV, Der-Martirosian C. Effects of Virtual Care and Same-Day Access to Integrated Care on Specialty Mental Health Engagement in the Veterans Health Administration. Journal of primary care & community health. 2023 Jan 1; 14:21501319231159311.
Lynch KA, McCoy M, Gabrielian S. Veterans Finding Community and a "Home" Within an Emergency Housing Environment. Journal of primary care & community health. 2023 Jan 1; 14:21501319231180448.
St. George S, Harkness A, Rodriguez-Diaz C, Weinstein E, Pavia V, Hamilton AB. Applying rapid qualitative analysis for health equity: lessons learned using "EARS" with Latino communities. International journal of qualitative methods. 2023 Jan 1; 22(Jan-Feb 2023):https://doi.org/10.1177/16094069231164938.
Tanaka T, Vander Weg M, Jones M, Axelrod D. Treating comorbidity in solid organ transplant recipients as a confounder or a mediator of patient outcomes. American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons. 2023 Jan 1; 23(1):156-157.
Tsai J, Szymkowiak D, Jutkowitz E. Developing an operational definition of housing instability and homelessness in Veterans Health Administration's medical records. PLoS ONE. 2022 Dec 30; 17(12):e0279973.
Kumar B, Mosher H, Farag A, Swee M. How can we champion diversity, equity and inclusion within Lean Six Sigma? Practical suggestions for quality improvement. BMJ quality & safety. 2023 May 1; 32(5):296-300.
Rivera-Hernandez M, Meyers DJ, Kim D, Park S, Trivedi AN. Variations in Medicare Advantage Switching Rates Among African American and Hispanic Medicare Beneficiaries With Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias, by Sex and Dual Eligibility. The journals of gerontology. Series B, Psychological sciences and social sciences. 2022 Dec 29; 77(12):e279-e287.
Hua CL, Cornell PY, White EM, Thomas KS. Injury-related emergency department use among assisted living residents with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2023 Feb 1; 71(2):538-545.
Donovan LM, Patel SR. The Challenges of Estimating Causal Effects of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Therapy from Observational Data. American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 2022 Dec 15; 206(12):1570-1571.
Lee AH, LeBrett WG, Benhammou J, Prause N, Chang L, Patel AA. Opioid Prescription Patterns and Disparities during Ambulatory Encounters in Patients with Cirrhosis. Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association. 2022 Dec 9.
Essien UR, Lusk JB, Dusetzina SB. Cost-Sharing Reform for Chronic Disease Treatments as a Strategy to Improve Health Care Equity and Value in the US. JAMA health forum. 2022 Dec 2; 3(12):e224804.
Pizer SD, Sites E, Barr K, Emmitt C. MISSION 401 Project: Briefing before the Representatives of the Government Accountability Office on behalf of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs.; 2022 Dec 2; Online briefing.
Smith MW, Carrel M, Goto M. County-level spatiotemporal distribution of fluoroquinolone-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in outpatient settings of the Veterans' Health Administration, 2000-2017. Infection control and hospital epidemiology. 2022 Dec 2; 1-3.
Blum JM, Kuehn DM. Collaborative Artificial Intelligence in Practice: The Next Steps. Anesthesiology. 2022 Dec 1; 137(6):664-665.
Gordon HS, Paugach O, Solanki P, Gopal RK. A brief pre-visit educational video improved patient engagement after telehealth visits; results from a randomized controlled trial. PEC innovation. 2022 Dec 1; 1(2022):100080.
Hamedani AG, Weintraub D, Willis AW. Hallucinations, Antipsychotic Use, and Mortality in Older Adults with Dementia: Retrospective Cohort Study of Two Medicare-Linked National Health Surveys. Drugs & aging. 2022 Dec 1; 39(12):967-974.
Viglianti EM, Yek C, Kadri SS. Understanding Sex-based Differences in Intensive Care Unit Mortality: Moving Beyond the Biology. American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 2022 Dec 1; 206(11):1306-1308.
Gin JL, Balut MD, Dobalian A. COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy among U.S. Veterans Experiencing Homelessness in Transitional Housing. International journal of environmental research and public health. 2022 Nov 29; 19(23).
Aubert CE, Kabeto M, Kumar N, Wei MY. Multimorbidity and long-term disability and physical functioning decline in middle-aged and older Americans: an observational study. BMC geriatrics. 2022 Nov 28; 22(1):910.
Burkhart L, Skemp L, Siddiqui S. Triangulation of veteran and provider models of preventing community-acquired pressure injuries in spinal cord injury to reveal convergence and divergence of perspectives. The journal of spinal cord medicine. 2022 Nov 28; 1-10.
Gin J, Kranke DA, Weiss EL, Dobalian A. Military Culture and Cultural Competence in Public Health: U.S. Veterans and SARS-CoV-2 Vaccine Uptake. Journal of Humanistic Psychology. 2022 Nov 18; doi: 10.1177/00221678221135283.
Matthias MS, Burgess DJ, Eliacin J. Healthcare Access and Delivery During the COVID-19 Pandemic for Black Veterans with Chronic Pain: a Qualitative Study. Journal of general internal medicine. 2023 Mar 1; 38(4):1024-1029.
McConnell ES, Xue TM, Levy CR. Veterans Health Administration Models of Community-Based Long-Term Care: State of the Science. Journal of The American Medical Directors Association. 2022 Dec 1; 23(12):1900-1908.e7.
Park S, Werner RM, Coe NB. Association of Medicare Advantage Star Ratings With Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Hospitalizations for Ambulatory Care Sensitive Conditions. Medical care. 2022 Dec 1; 60(12):872-879.
Loomer L, Rahman M, Mroz TM, Gozalo PL, Mor V. Impact of higher payments for rural home health episodes on rehospitalizations. The Journal of rural health : official journal of the American Rural Health Association and the National Rural Health Care Association. 2023 Jun 1; 39(3):604-610.
Prunty A, Hahn A, O'Shea A, Edmonds S, Clark MK. Associations among enacted weight stigma, weight self-stigma, and multiple physical health outcomes, healthcare utilization, and selected health behaviors. International journal of obesity (2005). 2023 Jan 1; 47(1):33-38.
Gaffey AE, Gathright EC, Fletcher LM, Goldstein CM. Screening for Psychological Distress and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease and Related Mortality: A SYSTEMATIZED REVIEW, META-ANALYSIS, AND CASE FOR PREVENTION. Journal of cardiopulmonary rehabilitation and prevention. 2022 Nov 1; 42(6):404-415.
Garrido MM, Pearson Sites E, Avila CJ, Pizer SD. Grading Evidence to Support Legislative and Budget Proposals-Veterans Health Administration's Key to Implementing the Evidence Act. Value in health : the journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research. 2023 Jun 1; 26(6):902-908.
Pytell JD, Thakrar AP, Chander G, Colantuoni E. Changes in Alcohol Consumption by Beverage Type Attributable to the COVID-19 Pandemic for 10 States, March 2020 to November 2020: An Ecological Simulation-based Analysis. Journal of addiction medicine. 2022 Nov 1; 16(6):e412-e416.
Reitz KM, Arya S, Hall DE. Quantifying Frailty Requires a Conceptual Model Before a Statistical Model. JAMA surgery. 2022 Nov 1; 157(11):1065.
Schapira MM, Rendle KA. Rising to the De-escalation Challenge: Multilevel Change Needed to Align Clinical Practice with Cancer Screening Guidelines. Medical decision making : an international journal of the Society for Medical Decision Making. 2022 Nov 1; 42(8):1045-1047.
Drake T, Gravely A, Ensrud K, Billington CJ. Reporting of Incidental Thyroid Nodules on Chest Computed Tomography and the Impact on Nodule Evaluation: A Retrospective Cohort Study. Thyroid : official journal of the American Thyroid Association. 2022 Dec 1; 32(12):1529-1534.
Pizer SD, Garrido MM, Sites E, Barr K, Emmitt C. PEPReC's population-based workforce guidelines project with HRA/OSP: Briefing before the Director, Office of Productivity, Efficiency & Staffing, Eileen Moran, and Joseph Francis, Chief Improvement & Analytics Officer.; 2022 Oct 31; Online briefing.
Pizer SD, Li Y. PEPReC's work on the effect of training programs on the time it takes to fill positions: Briefing before the Deputy Chief Academic Affiliations Officer, Paul Greenberg, Office of Academic Affiliations; 2022 Oct 31; Online briefing.
Hargrave AS, Sumner JA, Ebrahimi R, Cohen BE. Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) as a Risk Factor for Cardiovascular Disease: Implications for Future Research and Clinical Care. Current Cardiology Reports. 2022 Dec 1; 24(12):2067-2079.
Butler CR. Understanding Public Perspectives on Opt-Out Deceased Donor Transplant Policy: Ethically Obligatory and Practically Necessary. Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology : CJASN. 2022 Nov 1; 17(11):1577-1579.
Tong JK, Merchant R, Kelz R. The History of the National Clinicians Scholars Program and Surgery: A New Inlet to the Surgical Workforce Pipeline of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. World Journal of Surgery. 2023 Mar 1; 47(3):608-610.
Garrido MM, Strombotne KL, Sadej I. Planned evaluations for Veterans Crisis Line, particularly surrounding 988 and media: Briefing before the OMHSP, VACO, Associate Director of Research and Evaluations, Susan Strickland; 2022 Oct 24; online.
Abdelmeseh V, Brown BR, Huynh JP, Zullo AR. Comparative cost savings of biosimilar and dose rounding utilization in oncology care. Journal of oncology pharmacy practice : official publication of the International Society of Oncology Pharmacy Practitioners. 2022 Oct 19; 10781552221134257.
Mann A, Leigh Fainstad T, Shah P, Dieujuste N, Jones CD. "It's Nice to Know I'm Not Alone": The Impact of an Online Life Coaching Program on Wellness in Graduate Medical Education: A Qualitative Analysis. Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. 2022 Nov 1; 97(11S):S166.
Pizer SD, Garrido MM, Legler A, Tenso K. PEPReC's progress to date on the OAA training project evaluation: Briefing before the Deputy Chief Academic Affiliations Officer Paul Greenberg and Karen Sanders, Senior Advisor; 2022 Oct 17; Online.
Bhatt SP, Fortis S, Bodduluri S. New Guidelines for Bronchodilator Responsiveness in COPD: A Test in Search of a Use. American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 2022 Oct 15; 206(8):1042-1044.
Haverhals LM. How Social Determinants of Health of Individuals Living or Working in U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Home-Based Long-Term Care Programs in Puerto Rico Influenced Recovery after Hurricane Maria. International journal of environmental research and public health. 2022 Oct 14; 19(20).