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Are Pediatric Readmission Reduction Efforts Falling Flat?

J Hosp Med 2019 Oct;14(10):644-645

Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate, Springfield, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.12788/jhm.3269DOI Listing
October 2019

Pneumococcal urinary antigen testing in US hospitals: A missed opportunity for antimicrobial stewardship.

Clin Infect Dis 2019 Oct 7. Epub 2019 Oct 7.

Medicine Institute Center for Value-Based Care Research, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciz983DOI Listing
October 2019

Unexpected Harm From an Intensive COPD Intervention.

JAMA 2019 10;322(14):1357-1359

Center of Innovation for Veteran-Centered & Value-Driven Care, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2019.12976DOI Listing
October 2019

Changes in coding of pneumonia and impact on the hospital readmission reduction program.

Health Serv Res 2019 Oct 10. Epub 2019 Oct 10.

School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1475-6773.13207DOI Listing
October 2019

Spatial analysis of factors influencing choice of paediatric practice for mothers from low-income and minority populations.

J Paediatr Child Health 2019 Aug 7;55(8):948-955. Epub 2018 Dec 7.

Department of Medicine, General Internal Medicine, Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Springfield, Massachusetts, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jpc.14322DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6555692PMC
August 2019

Use and Outcomes Associated With Perioperative Amiodarone in Cardiac Surgery.

J Am Heart Assoc 2019 Aug 5;8(15):e009892. Epub 2019 Aug 5.

Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate Springfield MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.118.009892DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6761672PMC
August 2019

The Effect of Shared Decisionmaking on Patients' Likelihood of Filing a Complaint or Lawsuit: A Simulation Study.

Ann Emerg Med 2019 Jul 3;74(1):126-136. Epub 2019 Jan 3.

Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, and Meyers Primary Care Institute, Worcester, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.annemergmed.2018.11.017DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6599569PMC
July 2019

Examining the "Repletion Reflex": The Association between Serum Potassium and Outcomes in Hospitalized Patients with Heart Failure.

J Hosp Med 2019 Jul 24;14:E1-E8. Epub 2019 Jul 24.

Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate, Springfield, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.12788/jhm.3270DOI Listing
July 2019

The association of cognitive impairment as screened by the Mini-Cog with long term post-hospitalization outcomes.

Arch Gerontol Geriatr 2019 Nov - Dec;85:103916. Epub 2019 Jul 18.

Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science and Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School - Baystate, 3601 Main St., Springfield, MA 01199, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.archger.2019.103916DOI Listing
July 2019

Importance and Feasibility of Transitional Care for Children With Medical Complexity: Results of a Multistakeholder Delphi Process.

Acad Pediatr 2018 Jan - Feb;18(1):94-101. Epub 2017 Jul 21.

Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle Children's Research Institute, Seattle.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.acap.2017.07.005DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5756674PMC
June 2019

Physician-identified barriers to and facilitators of shared decision-making in the Emergency Department: an exploratory analysis.

Emerg Med J 2019 Jun 16;36(6):346-354. Epub 2019 May 16.

Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/emermed-2018-208242DOI Listing
June 2019

Association Between Inpatient Echocardiography Use and Outcomes in Adult Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction.

JAMA Intern Med 2019 Jun 17. Epub 2019 Jun 17.

Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate, Springfield.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamainternmed.2019.1051DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6580445PMC
June 2019

Patient Perception of How Smoking Status Influences Cardiac Rehabilitation Attendance After an Acute Cardiac Hospitalization.

J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 2019 May;39(3):181-186

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine (Ms Riley and Dr Pack), Institute for Health Care Delivery and Population Science (Drs Lindenauer, Goff, and Pack), Department of Internal Medicine (Dr Lindenauer), and Division of Cardiology (Ms Szalai and Dr Pack), Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts; Department of Exercise Science and Sports Studies, Springfield College, Springfield, Massachusetts (Ms Riley and Dr Headley); Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island (Ms Riley); University of Massachusetts Medical School at Baystate, Springfield (Drs Lindenauer and Goff); and Department of Psychiatry, The University of Vermont, Burlington (Dr Gaalema).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HCR.0000000000000366DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6492621PMC
May 2019

Organizational characteristics associated with high performance on quality measures in pediatric primary care: A positive deviance study.

Health Care Manage Rev 2019 May 20. Epub 2019 May 20.

Sarah L. Goff, MD, PhD, is from Institute of Healthcare Delivery and Population Health Science and Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate. E-mail: Kathleen M. Mazor, EdD, is Associate Director, Meyers Primary Care Institute, and Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Worcester. Aruna Priya, MA, MSc, is from Biostatistics Core, Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate. Michael Moran, BS, is Research Assistant, Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate. Penelope S. Pekow, PhD, is Senior Biostatistician, Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate, and Research Assistant Professor, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts-Amherst. Peter K. Lindenauer, MD, MSc, is Professor, Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science, Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate, and Professor, Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Worcester.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HMR.0000000000000247DOI Listing
May 2019

Characteristics of High-Performing Primary Care Pediatric Practices: A Qualitative Study.

Acad Pediatr 2019 Apr 18. Epub 2019 Apr 18.

Department of Medicine (SL Goff and PK Lindenauer); Institute for Health Care Delivery and Population Science (SL Goff, A Priya, PS Pekow, and PK Lindenauer), University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate, Springfield; Department of Quantitative Health Sciences (SL Goff and PK Lindenauer).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.acap.2019.04.005DOI Listing
April 2019

Reporting of Patient Experience Data on Health Systems' Websites and Commercial Physician-Rating Websites: Mixed-Methods Analysis.

J Med Internet Res 2019 Mar 27;21(3):e12007. Epub 2019 Mar 27.

Baystate Health, Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science and Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate, Springfield, MA, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2196/12007DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6456827PMC
March 2019

An analysis of homeless patients in the United States requiring ICU admission.

J Crit Care 2019 Feb 30;49:118-123. Epub 2018 Oct 30.

Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate, Springfield, MA, United States; Division of Critical Care Medicine, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcrc.2018.10.026DOI Listing
February 2019

Changing Heart Failure Coding Practices and Hospital Risk-Standardized Mortality Rates.

J Card Fail 2019 Feb 7;25(2):137-139. Epub 2019 Jan 7.

Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science and Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School - Baystate, Springfield MA; Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cardfail.2019.01.003DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6545918PMC
February 2019

Cardiac Rehabilitation Utilization During an Acute Cardiac Hospitalization: A NATIONAL SAMPLE.

J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 2019 01;39(1):19-26

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine (Drs Pack and Atreya and Mr Berry), Department of Internal Medicine (Drs Pack, Lagu, and Lindenauer), and Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science (Drs Pack, Lagu, Pekow, and Lindenauer and Ms Priya), Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts; University of Massachusetts Medical School at Baystate, Springfield (Drs Pack, Lagu, and Lindenauer); School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst (Ms Priya and Dr Pekow); Division of Preventive Cardiology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan (Mr Berry); Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (Dr Atreya); and Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, The University of Vermont, Burlington (Dr Ades).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HCR.0000000000000374DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6310017PMC
January 2019

Response to letter to the editor noninvasive and invasive ventilation in severe pneumonia: Insight for the noninvasive ventilator approach.

J Crit Care 2018 12 8;48:480. Epub 2018 Aug 8.

UMMS-Baystate, Institute for Health Care Delivery and Population Science, Springfield, MA 01199, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcrc.2018.07.029DOI Listing
December 2018

Intensive Intervention to Improve Outcomes for Patients With COPD.

JAMA 2018 12;320(22):2322-2324

Center of Innovation for Veteran-Centered & Value-Driven Care, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2018.17508DOI Listing
December 2018

Flow limitation/obstruction with recovery breath (FLOW) event for improved scoring of mild obstructive sleep apnea without electroencephalography.

Sleep Med 2018 Nov 30. Epub 2018 Nov 30.

Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Yale New Haven Medical Center, Yale School of Medicine, 20 York Street New Haven, CT, 06510, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sleep.2018.11.014DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6548700PMC
November 2018

Paediatric hospital admission processes and outcomes: a qualitative study of parents' experiences and priorities.

BMJ Qual Saf 2018 10 16;27(10):790-798. Epub 2018 Feb 16.

Department of Internal Medicine, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjqs-2017-007442DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6330698PMC
October 2018

Effect of Smoking Status on Exercise Perception and Intentions for Cardiac Rehabilitation Enrollment Among Patients Hospitalized With an Acute Cardiac Condition.

J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 2018 09;38(5):286-290

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine (Dr Pack), Center for Quality of Care Research (Drs Goff, Lindenauer, and Pack), and Department of Internal Medicine (Dr Lindenauer), Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts; Departments of Exercise Science and Sports Studies (Ms Riley and Drs Headley and Mazur) and Psychology (Dr Winter), Springfield College, Springfield, Massachusetts; The Center for Cardiac Fitness, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island (Ms Riley); Department of Psychiatry, University of Vermont, Burlington (Dr Gaalema); and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts (Dr Pack).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HCR.0000000000000288DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6294995PMC
September 2018

Pneumonia Outcome Measures Modified to Address Concerns about Coding-related Biases.

Ann Am Thorac Soc 2018 09;15(9):1113

3 Yale-New Haven Hospital New Haven, Connecticut and.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1513/AnnalsATS.201805-320LEDOI Listing
September 2018

Mortality Measures to Profile Hospital Performance for Patients With Septic Shock.

Crit Care Med 2018 08;46(8):1247-1254

Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science and Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School - Baystate, Springfield, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000003184DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6045435PMC
August 2018

Hospital and Community Characteristics Associated With Pediatric Direct Admission to Hospital.

Acad Pediatr 2018 07 27;18(5):525-534. Epub 2017 Oct 27.

Instititute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science and Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Springfield, Mass; Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Mass.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.acap.2017.10.002DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5924569PMC
July 2018

A Qualitative Analysis of Patients' Perceptions of Shared Decision Making in the Emergency Department: "Let Me Know I Have a Choice".

Acad Emerg Med 2018 07 7;25(7):716-727. Epub 2018 May 7.

Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, and Meyers Primary Care Institute, Worcester, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/acem.13416DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6105439PMC
July 2018

Multi-Stakeholder Informed Guidelines for Direct Admission of Children to Hospital.

J Pediatr 2018 07 25;198:273-278.e7. Epub 2018 Apr 25.

Instititute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science and Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Springfield, MA; Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2018.03.007DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6086373PMC
July 2018

Hospital Variation in Utilization of Life-Sustaining Treatments among Patients with Do Not Resuscitate Orders.

Health Serv Res 2018 06 18;53(3):1644-1661. Epub 2017 Jan 18.

Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Quality of Care Research, Baystate Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1475-6773.12651DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5980340PMC
June 2018

Variation in the Diagnosis of Aspiration Pneumonia and Association with Hospital Pneumonia Outcomes.

Ann Am Thorac Soc 2018 05;15(5):562-569

4 Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1513/AnnalsATS.201709-728OCDOI Listing
May 2018

Early Blood Transfusions in Sepsis: Unchanged Survival and Increased Costs.

Am J Crit Care 2018 05;27(3):205-211

Karthik Raghunathan is an associate professor, Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center and Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina. Mandeep Singh is an assistant professor, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California. Brian H. Nathanson is chief executive officer, OptiStatim, LLC, Longmeadow, Massachusetts. Elliott Bennett-Guerrero is a professor, Department of Anesthesiology, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, New York. Peter K. Lindenauer is director, Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science, and professor of medicine, University of Massachusetts-Baystate; professor of quantitative health sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester; and an adjunct professor, Tufts University School of Medicine, and Tufts Clinical and Translational Science Institute, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4037/ajcc2018303DOI Listing
May 2018

Risk Trajectories of Readmission and Death in the First Year after Hospitalization for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2018 04;197(8):1009-1017

5 Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1164/rccm.201709-1852OCDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5909167PMC
April 2018

High flow nasal oxygen therapy utilization: 7-year experience at a community teaching hospital.

Hosp Pract (1995) 2018 Apr 15;46(2):73-76. Epub 2018 Feb 15.

c Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care , Baystate Medical Center , Springfield , MA , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21548331.2018.1438739DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6008098PMC
April 2018

Inpatient Echocardiography Use for Common Cardiovascular Conditions.

Circulation 2018 04;137(16):1745-1747

Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science and Department of Medicine (Q.R.P., A.P., T.C.L., J.P.S., W.L.H., P.K.L.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.117.032256DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6002857PMC
April 2018

The Association of Frailty with Discharge Disposition for Hospitalized Community Dwelling Elderly Patients.

J Hosp Med 2018 03 6;13(3):182-184. Epub 2017 Dec 6.

Center for Quality of Care Research, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.12788/jhm.2890DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6001290PMC
March 2018

The comparative effectiveness of noninvasive and invasive ventilation in patients with pneumonia.

J Crit Care 2018 Feb 23;43:190-196. Epub 2017 May 23.

Center for Quality of Care Research, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA, USA; Division of General Medicine, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA, USA; Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcrc.2017.05.023DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5700851PMC
February 2018

Factors That Matter to Low-Income and Racial/Ethnic Minority Mothers When Choosing a Pediatric Practice: a Mixed Methods Analysis.

J Racial Ethn Health Disparities 2017 Dec 8;4(6):1051-1060. Epub 2017 Mar 8.

Center for Quality of Care Research, Baystate Medical Center, 759 Chestnut Street, Springfield, MA, 01199,, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40615-016-0309-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5875937PMC
December 2017

Hospital Procalcitonin Testing and Antibiotic Treatment of Patients Admitted for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Exacerbation.

Ann Am Thorac Soc 2017 Dec;14(12):1779-1785

10 The Pulmonary Center, Evans Center for Implementation and Improvement Sciences, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5711260PMC
December 2017

Keeping It Simple in Sepsis Measures.

J Hosp Med 2017 12;12(12):1019-1020

Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science and Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School - Baystate, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.12788/jhm.2873DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5991613PMC
December 2017

Effects of an Ambulation Orderly Program Among Cardiac Surgery Patients.

Am J Med 2017 11 25;130(11):1306-1312. Epub 2017 May 25.

Department of Internal Medicine, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Mass; Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Mass; Center for Quality of Care Research, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Mass; Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Mass. Electronic address:

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6004606PMC
November 2017

Smoking Cessation Pharmacotherapy Among Smokers Hospitalized for Coronary Heart Disease.

JAMA Intern Med 2017 10;177(10):1525-1527

Department of Internal Medicine, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.3489DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5820688PMC
October 2017

Procalcitonin Test Availability: A Survey of Acute Care Hospitals in Massachusetts.

Ann Am Thorac Soc 2017 09;14(9):1489-1491

4 Boston University School of Medicine Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1513/AnnalsATS.201704-306RLDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5711404PMC
September 2017

Ambulation Orderlies and Recovery After Cardiac Surgery: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial.

J Clin Exerc Physiol 2017 Sep;6(3):42-49

Institute for Health Delivery and Population Science, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.31189/2165-6193-6.3.42DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6345535PMC
September 2017

Association between length of stay and readmission for COPD.

Am J Manag Care 2017 Aug 1;23(8):e253-e258. Epub 2017 Aug 1.

200 Springs Rd, Bedford, MA 01730. E-mail:

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August 2017

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Readmissions and Other Measures of Hospital Quality.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2017 07;196(1):47-55

8 Department of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1164/rccm.201609-1944OCDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5519962PMC
July 2017

Association Between the Order of Macrolide and Cephalosporin Treatment and Outcomes of Pneumonia.

Open Forum Infect Dis 2017 13;4(3):ofx141. Epub 2017 Jul 13.

Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science and Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical, School-Baystate, Springfield.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofx141DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5597857PMC
July 2017

The authors reply.

Crit Care Med 2017 04;45(4):e466-e467

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, Michigan Center for Integrative Research in Critical Care, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, Institute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI;The Pulmonary Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Center for Implementation and Improvement Sciences, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA;Center for Quality of Care Research and Division of General Medicine and Community Health, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA, Tufts Clinical and Translational Science Institute, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA;The Pulmonary Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Center for Implementation and Improvement Sciences, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Hospital, Bedford, MADivision of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, Michigan Center for Integrative Research in Critical Care, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, Institute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, Center for Health Outcomes and Policy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000002272DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5407243PMC
April 2017

Association Between Noninvasive Ventilation and Mortality Among Older Patients With Pneumonia.

Crit Care Med 2017 03;45(3):e246-e254

1Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI. 2Michigan Center for Integrative Research in Critical Care, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI. 3Institute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI. 4The Pulmonary Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Center for Implementation and Improvement Sciences, Boston, MA. 5Center for Quality of Care Research and Division of General Medicine and Community Health, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA. 6Tufts Clinical and Translational Science Institute, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA. 7Center for Healthcare Organization & Implementation Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Hospital, Bedford, MA. 8Center for Health Outcomes and Policy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000002076DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5315597PMC
March 2017

Discharge disposition as an independent predictor of readmission among patients hospitalised for community-acquired pneumonia.

Int J Clin Pract 2017 Mar;71(3-4)

Section of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijcp.12935DOI Listing
March 2017

Effects of an enhanced primary care program on diabetes outcomes.

Am J Manag Care 2017 Mar 1;23(3):e75-e81. Epub 2017 Mar 1.

Baystate Medical Center, 280 Chestnut St, 3rd Fl, Rm 305, Springfield, MA 01004. E-mail:

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5871920PMC
March 2017

Patient characteristics associated with poor inhaler technique among a cohort of patients with COPD.

Respir Med 2017 02 20;123:124-130. Epub 2016 Dec 20.

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of Washington, USA; Center of Innovation for Veteran-Centered and Value-Driven Care, VA Puget Sound, USA.

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February 2017

Website Characteristics and Physician Reviews on Commercial Physician-Rating Websites.

JAMA 2017 02;317(7):766-768

Center for Quality of Care Research, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5330184PMC
February 2017

Hospital Volume and Outcomes of Noninvasive Ventilation in Patients Hospitalized With an Acute Exacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.

Crit Care Med 2017 Jan;45(1):20-27

1Center for Quality of Care Research, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA. 2Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA. 3Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA. 4School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Amherst, MA. 5Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA. 6Center for Value Based Research, Medicine Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH. 7Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5161577PMC
January 2017

Families' Priorities Regarding Hospital-to-Home Transitions for Children With Medical Complexity.

Pediatrics 2017 01 2;139(1). Epub 2016 Dec 2.

Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle Children's Research Institute, Seattle, Washington.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5192089PMC
January 2017

Successful Strategies for Practice-Based Recruitment of Racial and Ethnic Minority Pregnant Women in a Randomized Controlled Trial: the IDEAS for a Healthy Baby Study.

J Racial Ethn Health Disparities 2016 12 11;3(4):731-737. Epub 2016 Apr 11.

Department of Medicine, Tufts University/Baystate Medical Center, 759 Chestnut St, Springfield, MA, 01199, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40615-015-0192-xDOI Listing
December 2016

Epidemiology of pediatric hospitalizations at general hospitals and freestanding children's hospitals in the United States.

J Hosp Med 2016 11 4;11(11):743-749. Epub 2016 Jul 4.

Center for Quality of Care Research, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5467435PMC
November 2016

Practice patterns and complication rates of thrombolysis for pulmonary embolism.

J Thromb Thrombolysis 2016 Oct;42(3):313-21

Department of Medicine, Pulmonary Center and the Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA.

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October 2016

How well do patients and providers agree on the severity of dyspnea?

J Hosp Med 2016 10 29;11(10):701-707. Epub 2016 Apr 29.

Center for Quality of Care Research, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6423510PMC
October 2016

Patient Navigators and Parent Use of Quality Data: A Randomized Trial.

Pediatrics 2016 10 6;138(4). Epub 2016 Sep 6.

The Center for Quality of Care Research and Department of Medicine, Baystate Medical Center/Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, Massachusetts.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5051210PMC
October 2016

Dementia and Outcomes of Mechanical Ventilation.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2016 10 7;64(10):e63-e66. Epub 2016 Sep 7.

Center for Quality of Care Research, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jgs.14344DOI Listing
October 2016

Reply to Henriksen and Brabrand.

Clin Infect Dis 2016 09 16;63(5):706-7. Epub 2016 Jun 16.

Department of Medicine, Medicine Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Ohio.

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September 2016

Use of Antibiotics Among Patients Hospitalized for Exacerbations of Asthma.

JAMA Intern Med 2016 09;176(9):1397-400

Population Health Sciences Program, University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System, Chicago.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5515377PMC
September 2016

Long-term outcomes of elders discharged on antipsychotics.

J Hosp Med 2016 08 6;11(8):550-5. Epub 2016 Apr 6.

Department of Medicine, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6574225PMC
August 2016

Variation in prevalence and patterns of peripherally inserted central catheter use in adults hospitalized with pneumonia.

J Hosp Med 2016 08 19;11(8):568-75. Epub 2016 Apr 19.

Center for Quality of Care Research, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts.

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August 2016

Treatment for Multiple Acute Cardiopulmonary Conditions in Older Adults Hospitalized with Pneumonia, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, or Heart Failure.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2016 08 22;64(8):1574-82. Epub 2016 Jul 22.

Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4988873PMC
August 2016

Response.

Chest 2016 08;150(2):469-70

Department of Medicine, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6646796PMC
August 2016

Validation and Comparison of Seven Mortality Prediction Models for Hospitalized Patients With Acute Decompensated Heart Failure.

Circ Heart Fail 2016 08;9(8)

From the Center for Quality of Care Research (T.L., P.S.P., M.-S.S., M.S., Q.R.P., G.V., M.T.S., P.K.L.), Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine (T.L., M.S., P.K.L.), and Division of Cardiology (Q.R.P., M.A.K., A.R.A., G.V., M.T.S.), Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA; Department of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA (T.L., M.S., Q.R.P., M.A.K., A.R.A., G.V., M.T.S., P.K.L.); and School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts-Amherst (P.S.P.).

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4988343PMC
August 2016

Development and Validation of a Predictive Model for Short- and Medium-Term Hospital Readmission Following Heart Valve Surgery.

J Am Heart Assoc 2016 08 31;5(9). Epub 2016 Aug 31.

Department of Internal Medicine, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA Center for Quality of Care Research, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5079019PMC
August 2016

Complications arising from cardiac implantable electrophysiological devices: review of epidemiology, pathogenesis and prevention for the clinician.

Postgrad Med 2016 22;128(2):223-30. Epub 2016 Feb 22.

b Department of Medicine , Tufts University School of Medicine , Boston , MA , USA.

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July 2016

The Trajectory of Dyspnea in Hospitalized Patients.

J Pain Symptom Manage 2016 Apr 24;51(4):682-689.e1. Epub 2015 Nov 24.

Center for Quality of Care Research, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA; Division of General Internal Medicine, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA; Tufts Clinical and Translational Science Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, USA; Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Electronic address:

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4833602PMC
April 2016

Identifying Vasopressor and Inotrope Use for Health Services Research.

Ann Am Thorac Soc 2016 Mar;13(3):414-8

1 Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, and.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5015715PMC
March 2016

Hospitals' Patterns of Use of Noninvasive Ventilation in Patients With Asthma Exacerbation.

Chest 2016 Mar 28;149(3):729-36. Epub 2015 Dec 28.

Center for Quality of Care Research, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA; Division of Hospital Medicine, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA; Department of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4944771PMC
March 2016

Association of Do-Not-Resuscitate Orders and Hospital Mortality Rate Among Patients With Pneumonia.

JAMA Intern Med 2016 Jan;176(1):97-104

Center for Quality of Care Research, Division of General Internal Medicine, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts7Department of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6684128PMC
January 2016