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Does Preexisting Practice Modify How Video Games Recalibrate Physician Heuristics in Trauma Triage?

J Surg Res 2019 Oct 6;242:55-61. Epub 2019 May 6.

Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2019.04.013DOI Listing
October 2019

Change in Functional Status After Prostate Cancer Treatment Among Medicare Advantage Beneficiaries.

Urology 2019 Sep 7;131:104-111. Epub 2019 Jun 7.

Department of Health Policy Management, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2019.05.029DOI Listing
September 2019

The Influence of Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy Adoption on Prostate Cancer Treatment Patterns.

J Urol 2019 Jul 30:101097JU0000000000000471. Epub 2019 Jul 30.

Critical Care Medicine, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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http://www.jurology.com/doi/10.1097/JU.0000000000000471
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July 2019

Toward a Conceptual Model of Affective Predictions in Palliative Care.

J Pain Symptom Manage 2019 Jun 19;57(6):1151-1165. Epub 2019 Feb 19.

National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2019.02.008DOI Listing
June 2019

Determinants of Intensive Care Unit Telemedicine Effectiveness. An Ethnographic Study.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2019 Apr;199(8):970-979

1 Clinical Research, Investigation, and Systems Modeling of Acute Illness (CRISMA) Center, Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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https://www.atsjournals.org/doi/10.1164/rccm.201802-0259OC
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1164/rccm.201802-0259OCDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6467312PMC
April 2019

Use of Advance Care Planning Billing Codes for Hospitalized Older Adults at High Risk of Dying: A National Observational Study.

J Hosp Med 2019 Apr;14(4):229-231

The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, New Hampshire.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.12788/jhm.3150DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6446938PMC
April 2019

Value Awareness: A New Goal for End-of-life Decision Making.

MDM Policy Pract 2019 Jan-Jun;4(1):2381468318817523. Epub 2019 Feb 1.

The Dartmouth Institute, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, New Hampshire.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2381468318817523DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6360469PMC
February 2019

Serious games may improve physician heuristics in trauma triage.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2018 09 27;115(37):9204-9209. Epub 2018 Aug 27.

The Dartmouth Institute, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH 03766.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1805450115DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6140476PMC
September 2018

Hospital-Based Physicians' Intubation Decisions and Associated Mental Models when Managing a Critically and Terminally Ill Older Patient.

Med Decis Making 2018 04 22;38(3):344-354. Epub 2017 Nov 22.

Dartmouth Institute, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0272989X17738958DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5871540PMC
April 2018

Identification of facilitators and barriers to residents' use of a clinical reasoning tool.

Diagnosis (Berl) 2018 03;5(1):21-28

The Dartmouth Institute, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/dx-2017-0037DOI Listing
March 2018

"I'm Not Sure We Had A Choice": Decision Quality and The Use of Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices In Older Adults With Cognitive Impairment.

Cardiol Cardiovasc Med 2018 12;2(1):10-26. Epub 2018 Feb 12.

The Dartmouth Institute of Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.26502/fccm.92920032DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5839643PMC
February 2018

The Paradox of End-of-Life Hospital Treatment Intensity among Black Patients: A Retrospective Cohort Study.

J Palliat Med 2018 01 6;21(1):69-77. Epub 2017 Nov 6.

4 Department of Health Care Policy and Management, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health , Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2016.0557DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5757087PMC
January 2018

Using incentives to recruit physicians into behavioral trials: lessons learned from four studies.

BMC Res Notes 2017 Dec 28;10(1):776. Epub 2017 Dec 28.

The Dartmouth Institute, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13104-017-3101-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5745997PMC
December 2017

Identifying Strategies for Effective Telemedicine Use in Intensive Care Units: The ConnECCT Study Protocol.

Int J Qual Methods 2017 Jan-Dec;16(1). Epub 2017 Oct 6.

CRISMA Center, Department of Critical Care Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1609406917733387DOI Listing
October 2017

Accounting for Patient Preferences Regarding Life-Sustaining Treatment in Evaluations of Medical Effectiveness and Quality.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2017 10;196(8):958-963

6 Division of Cardiovascular Medicine and Center for Health Outcomes and Policy, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1164/rccm.201701-0165CPDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5649985PMC
October 2017

Abstracting ICU Nursing Care Quality Data From the Electronic Health Record.

West J Nurs Res 2017 09 7;39(9):1271-1288. Epub 2016 Sep 7.

3 The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0193945916665814DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5340637PMC
September 2017

Financial Incentives to Increase Advance Care Planning Among Medicaid Beneficiaries: Lessons Learned From Two Pragmatic Randomized Trials.

J Pain Symptom Manage 2017 07 24;54(1):85-95.e1. Epub 2017 Apr 24.

San Francisco Veterans Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA; Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA.

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July 2017

Challenges In Understanding And Respecting Patients' Preferences.

Authors:
Amber E Barnato

Health Aff (Millwood) 2017 07;36(7):1252-1257

Amber E. Barnato is the Susan and Richard Levy Distinguished Professor of Health Care Delivery at the Dartmouth Institute of Health Care Policy and Clinical Practice, in Lebanon, New Hampshire.

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July 2017

Patterns of palliative care service consultation in a sample of critically ill ICU patients at high risk of dying.

Heart Lung 2017 Jan - Feb;46(1):18-23. Epub 2016 Oct 4.

Department of Health and Community Systems, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, 415 Victoria Building, 3500 Victoria Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15216, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hrtlng.2016.08.008DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5167663PMC
May 2017

Storytelling in the Early Bereavement Period to Reduce Emotional Distress Among Surrogates Involved in a Decision to Limit Life Support in the ICU: A Pilot Feasibility Trial.

Crit Care Med 2017 Jan;45(1):35-46

1Section of Decision Sciences, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA. 2Section of Palliative Care and Medical Ethics, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA. 3Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA. 4Department of Medicine, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000002009DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5567736PMC
January 2017

Association of functional status and treatment choice among older men with prostate cancer in the Medicare Advantage population.

Cancer 2016 Oct 5;122(20):3199-3206. Epub 2016 Jul 5.

Department of Health Policy Management, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5048507PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.30184DOI Listing
October 2016

A Pilot Study of Neonatologists' Decision-Making Roles in Delivery Room Resuscitation Counseling for Periviable Births.

AJOB Empir Bioeth 2016 Jul;7(3):175-182

Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4990074PMC
July 2016

A Comparison of Free-Standing versus Co-Located Long-Term Acute Care Hospitals.

PLoS One 2015 6;10(10):e0139742. Epub 2015 Oct 6.

Clinical Research, Investigation and Systems Modeling of Acute Illness (CRISMA) Center, Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America; Department of Health Policy & Management, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4595282PMC
June 2016

Trajectories and Prognosis of Older Patients Who Have Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation After High-Risk Surgery.

Crit Care Med 2016 06;44(6):1091-7

1Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI. 2Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA. 3Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI. 4Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI. 5VA Geriatrics Research Education and Clinical Center, William S. Middleton VA Hospital, Madison, WI. 6Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI. 7Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI. 8Department of Medical History and Bioethics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000001618DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4868766PMC
June 2016

Quality of care and resource use among mechanically ventilated patients before and after an intervention to assist nurse-nonvocal patient communication.

Heart Lung 2015 Sep-Oct;44(5):408-415.e2

Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hrtlng.2015.07.001DOI Listing
May 2016

The effect of framing on surrogate optimism bias: A simulation study.

J Crit Care 2016 Apr 24;32:85-8. Epub 2015 Nov 24.

Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA; Section of Decision Sciences, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA; Department of Health Policy and Management, Pitt Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcrc.2015.11.015DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4769908PMC
April 2016

ICU Telemedicine and Critical Care Mortality: A National Effectiveness Study.

Med Care 2016 Mar;54(3):319-25

*Department of Critical Care Medicine, CRISMA Center, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine †Department of Health Policy & Management, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health ‡Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine §Department of Acute and Tertiary Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing ∥Department of Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MLR.0000000000000485DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4752864PMC
March 2016

Differences in Physicians' Verbal and Nonverbal Communication With Black and White Patients at the End of Life.

J Pain Symptom Manage 2016 Jan 20;51(1):1-8. Epub 2015 Aug 20.

Department of Medicine, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA; Center for Research on Health Care, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA; University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2015.07.008DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4698224PMC
January 2016

Acutely Bereaved Surrogates' Stories About the Decision to Limit Life Support in the ICU.

Crit Care Med 2015 Nov;43(11):2387-93

1University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA. 2Section of Palliative Care and Medical Ethics, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh and Palliative and Supportive Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA. 3Department of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA. 4Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA. 5Section of Decision Sciences, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000001270DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4607641PMC
November 2015

Local coverage determination policy and the use of stereotactic body radiation therapy for prostate cancer.

Urol Pract 2015 Nov;2(6):304-311

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; Division of General Internal Medicine, Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urpr.2015.05.006DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4968880PMC
November 2015

The Language of End-of-Life Decision Making: A Simulation Study.

J Palliat Med 2015 Sep 17;18(9):740-6. Epub 2015 Jul 17.

5 Section of Decision Sciences, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine , Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2015.0089DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4696426PMC
September 2015

Development of a post-intensive care unit storytelling intervention for surrogates involved in decisions to limit life-sustaining treatment.

Palliat Support Care 2015 Jun 13;13(3):451-63. Epub 2014 Feb 13.

Division of General Internal Medicine,Department of Medicine,University of Pittsburgh,Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1478951513001211DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4133317PMC
June 2015

Treatment escalation in the intensive care unit among patients with preexisting treatment limitations: best-laid plans gone awry?

JAMA Intern Med 2015 Jun;175(6):1026-7

Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamainternmed.2015.0378DOI Listing
June 2015

Survival after acute hemodialysis in Pennsylvania, 2005-2007: a retrospective cohort study.

PLoS One 2014 20;9(8):e105083. Epub 2014 Aug 20.

Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America; Department of Clinical and Translational Science, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America; Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America; The CRISMA Laboratory (Clinical Research, Investigation, and Systems Modeling of Acute Illness), Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0105083PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4139312PMC
May 2015

The Critical Care Communication project: improving fellows' communication skills.

J Crit Care 2015 Apr 2;30(2):250-4. Epub 2014 Dec 2.

Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine. Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai, New York, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcrc.2014.11.016DOI Listing
April 2015

Hospital end-of-life treatment intensity among cancer and non-cancer cohorts.

J Pain Symptom Manage 2015 Mar 15;49(3):521-9.e1-5. Epub 2014 Aug 15.

Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA; Department of Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2014.06.017DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4329285PMC
March 2015

Triage patterns for medicare patients presenting to nontrauma hospitals with moderate or severe injuries.

Ann Surg 2015 Feb;261(2):383-9

*The CRISMA (Clinical Research, Investigation, and Systems Modeling of Acute Illness) Center, Department of Critical Care Medicine †Department of Surgery ‡Department of Medicine; and §Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000000603DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4176560PMC
February 2015

Critical care bed growth in the United States. A comparison of regional and national trends.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2015 Feb;191(4):410-6

1 Clinical Research, Investigation and Systems Modeling of Acute Illness Center, Department of Critical Care Medicine.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1164/rccm.201409-1746OCDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4351597PMC
February 2015

"Doctor, what would you do?": physicians' responses to patient inquiries about periviable delivery.

Patient Educ Couns 2015 Jan 30;98(1):49-54. Epub 2014 Sep 30.

Mary Margaret Walther Center for Research and Education in Palliative Care, IU Simon Cancer Center, Indianapolis, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pec.2014.09.014DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4250443PMC
January 2015

Effect of public reporting on intensive care unit discharge destination and outcomes.

Ann Am Thorac Soc 2015 Jan;12(1):57-63

1 Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1513/AnnalsATS.201407-342OCDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4342807PMC
January 2015

Nurse practitioner/physician assistant staffing and critical care mortality.

Chest 2014 Dec;146(6):1566-1573

Clinical Research, Investigation and Systems Modeling of Acute Illness (CRISMA) Center, Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA; University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; and Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1378/chest.14-0566DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4251618PMC
December 2014

Using simulation to assess the influence of race and insurer on shared decision making in periviable counseling.

Simul Healthc 2014 Dec;9(6):353-9

From the Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology (B.T.E, F.M.), and Biostatistics (W.F.F.), Indiana University School of Medicine; Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center (M.S.M.); Department of Psychology (M.P.S.), Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis; and Mary Margaret Walther Center for Research and Education in Palliative Care (R.M.F.), IU Simon Cancer Center, Indianapolis, IN; and Division of General Internal Medicine (A.E.B.), Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SIH.0000000000000049DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4268229PMC
December 2014

Use of cardiac implantable electronic devices in older adults with cognitive impairment.

JAMA Intern Med 2014 Sep;174(9):1514-6

Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamainternmed.2014.3450DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4271315PMC
September 2014

Variability in decisions to limit life-sustaining treatments: is it all about the physician?

Chest 2014 Sep;146(3):532-534

Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

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September 2014

Variation in emergency department head computed tomography use for pediatric head trauma.

Acad Emerg Med 2014 Sep;21(9):987-95

The Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA; The Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/acem.12458DOI Listing
September 2014

Effect of dementia on the use of drugs for secondary prevention of ischemic heart disease.

J Aging Res 2014 25;2014:897671. Epub 2014 Feb 25.

Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3955600PMC
April 2014

Validating a vignette-based instrument to study physician decision making in trauma triage.

Med Decis Making 2014 02 14;34(2):242-52. Epub 2013 Oct 14.

Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (GES, AEB)

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0272989X13508007DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3948210PMC
February 2014

Parent perspectives on decisions to participate in a phase I hepatocyte transplant trial.

Pediatr Transplant 2014 Feb 20;18(1):112-9. Epub 2013 Nov 20.

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/petr.12190DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3897265PMC
February 2014

Protocolized Care for Early Septic Shock (ProCESS) statistical analysis plan.

Crit Care Resusc 2013 Dec;15(4):301-10

Department of Biostatistics, Pitt Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa, United States.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4081520PMC
December 2013

The effect of emotion and physician communication behaviors on surrogates' life-sustaining treatment decisions: a randomized simulation experiment.

Crit Care Med 2013 Jul;41(7):1686-91

Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0b013e31828a233dDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3687021PMC
July 2013

Physicians' decision-making roles for an acutely unstable critically and terminally ill patient.

Crit Care Med 2013 Jun;41(6):1511-7

Office of the Med-Dean, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0b013e318287f0ddDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3897263PMC
June 2013

Association between anticipatory grief and problem solving among family caregivers of persons with cognitive impairment.

J Aging Health 2013 Apr 20;25(3):493-509. Epub 2013 Feb 20.

Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0898264313477133DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3614338PMC
April 2013

ER vs. ED: a comparison of televised and real-life emergency medicine.

J Emerg Med 2012 Dec 4;43(6):1160-6. Epub 2012 Jul 4.

Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jemermed.2011.11.002DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3573875PMC
December 2012

Norms of decision making in the ICU: a case study of two academic medical centers at the extremes of end-of-life treatment intensity.

Intensive Care Med 2012 Nov 1;38(11):1886-96. Epub 2012 Sep 1.

Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15221, USA.

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Defining geriatric trauma: when does age make a difference?

Surgery 2012 Oct;152(4):668-74; discussion 674-5

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Sources of non-compliance with clinical practice guidelines in trauma triage: a decision science study.

Implement Sci 2012 Oct 25;7:103. Epub 2012 Oct 25.

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October 2012

Nighttime intensivist staffing and mortality among critically ill patients.

N Engl J Med 2012 May 21;366(22):2093-101. Epub 2012 May 21.

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May 2012

Optimal approach to improving trauma triage decisions: a cost-effectiveness analysis.

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March 2012

Physician follow-up visits after acute care hospitalization for elderly Medicare beneficiaries discharged to noninstitutional settings.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2011 Oct 30;59(10):1947-54. Epub 2011 Aug 30.

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The intensity and variation of surgical care at the end of life: a retrospective cohort study.

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October 2011

Introduction. Caring for the seriously ill: cost and public policy.

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The ethical implications of health spending: death and other expensive conditions.

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Assessing the feasibility of the American College of Surgeons' benchmarks for the triage of trauma patients.

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July 2011

Disability among elderly survivors of mechanical ventilation.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2011 Apr 5;183(8):1037-42. Epub 2010 Nov 5.

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Comment on Silber et al.: Investing in postadmission survival—a “failure-to-rescue” U.S. population health.

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SPEACS-2: intensive care unit "communication rounds" with speech language pathology.

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Communication practices in physician decision-making for an unstable critically ill patient with end-stage cancer.

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Infection rate and acute organ dysfunction risk as explanations for racial differences in severe sepsis.

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Determinants of compliance with transfer guidelines for trauma patients: a retrospective analysis of CT scans acquired prior to transfer to a Level I Trauma Center.

Ann Surg 2010 May;251(5):946-51

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May 2010

Do hospitals provide lower quality of care to black patients for pneumonia?

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March 2010

Three-year outcomes for Medicare beneficiaries who survive intensive care.

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March 2010

The effect of multidisciplinary care teams on intensive care unit mortality.

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Use of intensive care services during terminal hospitalizations in England and the United States.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2009 Nov 27;180(9):875-80. Epub 2009 Aug 27.

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Obesity, inflammation, and asthma severity in childhood: data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2001-2004.

Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 2009 Nov;103(5):381-5

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November 2009

Development and validation of hospital "end-of-life" treatment intensity measures.

Med Care 2009 Oct;47(10):1098-105

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October 2009

Epidemiologic study of in-hospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation in the elderly.

N Engl J Med 2009 Jul;361(1):22-31

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July 2009

Racial and ethnic differences in preferences for end-of-life treatment.

J Gen Intern Med 2009 Jun 23;24(6):695-701. Epub 2009 Apr 23.

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June 2009

Organizational determinants of hospital end-of-life treatment intensity.

Med Care 2009 May;47(5):524-30

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May 2009