Publications

Identifying Distinct Subgroups of ICU Patients: A Machine Learning Approach.
Crit Care Med 2017 Oct;45(10):1607-1615
1Department of Medicine, Clinical Excellence Research Center, Stanford University, Stanford, CA. 2Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR. 3Department of Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA. 4Biomedical Informatics Research, Stanford University, Stanford, CA. 5Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA. 6Health Services Research and Development, Portland VA Medical Center, Portland, OR. 7Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA.

Individual and health system variation in rehospitalizations the year after pneumonia.
Medicine (Baltimore) 2017 Aug;96(31):e7695
aDepartment of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan bVeterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Research, HSR&D Center for Excellence, Ann Arbor, MI cKaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA dInstitute for Social Research, Ann Arbor, MI.

Innovation and Technology: Electronic Intensive Care Unit Diaries.
AACN Adv Crit Care 2017 ;28(2):191-199
Elizabeth A. Scruth is Clinical Practice Consultant, Clinical Effectiveness Team, Regional Quality and Regulatory Services, Kaiser Permanente, 1950 Franklin Street, 14th Floor, Oakland, CA 94612 Nazanin Oveisi is Senior User Experience Design Lead, Amazon Web Services, Seattle, Washington. Vincent Liu is Research Scientist I, Division of Research Critical Care, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Santa Clara, California.

Development and validation of an electronic medical record-based alert score for detection of inpatient deterioration outside the ICU.
J Biomed Inform 2016 Dec 20;64:10-19. Epub 2016 Sep 20.
Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Division of Research, 2000 Broadway Avenue, 032 R01, Oakland, CA 94612, United States; Department of Inpatient Pediatrics, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, 1425 S. Main Street Walnut Creek, CA 94596, United States.

Developing a framework for implementing intensive care unit diaries: a focused review of the literature.
Aust Crit Care 2016 Nov 27;29(4):224-234. Epub 2016 May 27.
Kaiser Permanente Santa Clara Medical Center, Kaiser Permanente Santa Clara Medical Center Homestead Campus, 3rd Floor, Department 362, 710 Lawrence Expressway, Santa Clara, CA 95051, USA; Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA. Electronic address:

Evaluation Following Staggered Implementation of the "Rethinking Critical Care" ICU Care Bundle in a Multicenter Community Setting.
Crit Care Med 2016 Mar;44(3):460-7
1Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA.2The Permanente Medical Group, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA.3Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and Health Plan, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA.4Decision Support, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA.

Assessment of Clinical Criteria for Sepsis: For the Third International Consensus Definitions for Sepsis and Septic Shock (Sepsis-3).
JAMA 2016 Feb;315(8):762-74
Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania2Clinical Research, Investigation, and Systems Modeling of Acute Illness (CRISMA) Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.


Nonelective Rehospitalizations and Postdischarge Mortality: Predictive Models Suitable for Use in Real Time.
Med Care 2015 Nov;53(11):916-23
*Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Oakland †Department of Inpatient Pediatrics, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Walnut Creek ‡Decision Support, Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Inc., Oakland §Intensive Care Department, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Santa Clara, CA.

Trends in red blood cell transfusion and 30-day mortality among hospitalized patients.
Transfusion 2014 Oct 18;54(10 Pt 2):2678-86. Epub 2014 Aug 18.
Blood Systems Research Institute, San Francisco, California; Kaiser Permanente Northern California Division of Research, Oakland, California; University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California.

Melatonin MT1 receptor-induced transcriptional up-regulation of p27(Kip1) in prostate cancer antiproliferation is mediated via inhibition of constitutively active nuclear factor kappa B (NF-κB): potential implications on prostate cancer chemoprevention and therapy.
J Pineal Res 2013 Jan 1;54(1):69-79. Epub 2012 Aug 1.
Department of Physiology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China Department of Biochemistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China Nursing, School of Science and Technology, Open University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.


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