Recent Publications

2012 Publications

Kind AJH, Thorpe CT, Sattin JA, Walz SE, Smith MA. "Provider characteristics, clinical work-processes, and their relationship to discharge summary quality for sub-acute care patients." J Gen Intern Med 2012;27(1):78-84.

An article about this publication was featured on UW-Madison’s home page, as well as an article in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

Hooker RS, Everett CM. "The contributions of physician assistants in primary care systems." Health Soc Care Community 2012;20(1):20-31.

Massad SG, Nieto F, Palta M, Smith M, Clark R, Thabet AA. "Nutritional status of Palestinian preschoolers in the Gaza Strip: a cross-sectional study." BMC Public Health 2012;12:27.

Hu YY, Peyre SE, Arriaga AF, Osteen RT, Corso KA, Weiser TG, Swanson RS, Ashley SW, Raut CP, Zinner MJ, Gawande AA, Greenberg CC. "Post-game analysis: Using video-based coaching for continuous professional development." J Am Coll Surg 2012;214(1):115-124.

Jacobs EA, Fu PC Jr, Rathouz PJ. "Does a video-interpreting network improve delivery of care in the emergency department?" Health Serv Res 2012;47(1 Pt 2):509-22.

DeVoe J, Tillotson C, Wallace L, Lesko S, Pandhi N. "Is health insurance enough? A usual source of care may be more important to ensure a child receives preventive health counseling." Matern Child Health J. 2012;16(2):306-15.

Safdar N, Mittelstadt K, Gaines M, Jacobs EA. "Patient awareness of the risks of central venous catheters in the outpatient setting." Am J Infect Control 2012;40(1):87-8.

Diamond LC, Luft HS, Chung S, Jacobs EA. "'Does this doctor speak my language?' Improving the characterization of physician non-English skills." Health Serv Res 2012;47(1 Pt 2):556-69.

Thorpe CT, Lassila HC, O'Neil CK, Thorpe JT, Hanlon JT, Maher RL. "Reconsideration of key articles regarding medication-related problems in older adults from 2011." Am J Geriatr Pharmacotherapy 2012;10(1):2-13.

Redmann AJ, Brasel KJ, Alexander CG, Schwarze ML. "Use of advance directives for high-risk operations: A national survey of surgeons." Ann Surg 2012;255(3):418-23.

Editorial: Cooper ZR, Powers CL, Cobb JP. “Putting the patient first: honoring advance directives prior to surgery.” Ann Surg 2012;255(3):424-6.

Smith MA, Wright A, Queram C, Lamb GC. "Public reporting helped drive quality improvement in outpatient diabetes care among Wisconsin physician groups." Health Aff (Millwood). 2012;31(3):570-7.

Editorial: Dentzer S. “’Shoo-in’ strategies bump up against reality.” Health Aff (Millwood). 2012;31(3):470. This article was also featured in the Commonwealth Fund Blog, the Health Affairs blog, the UW-Madison home page, and in Clinical Innovation + Technology.

Mendenhall E, Jacobs EA. "Interpersonal abuse and depression among Mexican immigrant women with type 2 diabetes." Cult Med Psychiatry 2012;36(1):136-53.

Decker MR, Greenberg CC. "Invited commentary on: 'Improving access to care: Breast surgeons, the gatekeepers to breast reconstruction.'" J Am Coll Surg 2012;214(3):276-9.

Weiss JM, Pfau PR. "New era for stool screening tests: fecal immunochemical tests, DNA, and beyond." Curr Colorectal Cancer Rep 2012;8(1):1-5

Thorpe JM, Thorpe CT, Kennelty KA, Chewning BA. "Depressive symptoms and reduced preventive care use in older adults: The mediating role of perceived access." Medical Care 2012;50(4):302-10.

Thorpe CT, Thorpe JM, Kind AJH, Bartels CM, Everett CM, Smith MA. "Receipt of monitoring of diabetes mellitus in older adults with comorbid dementia." J Am Geriatr Soc 2012;60(4):644-51.

Pandhi N, DeVoe JE, Schumacher JR, Bartels C, Thorpe CT, Thorpe JM, Smith MA. "Number of first-contact access components required to improve preventive service receipt in primary care homes." J Gen Intern Med 2012;27(6):677-84.

Cox ED, Nackers KA, Young HN, Moreno MA, Levy JF, Mangione-Smith RM. "Influence of race and socioeconomic status on engagement in pediatric primary care." Patient Educ Couns 2012;87(3):319-26.

Bartels CM, Saucier J, Thorpe CT, Kind AJ, Pandhi N, Hansen K, Smith M. "Monitoring diabetes in patients with and without rheumatoid arthritis: A Medicare study." Arthritis Res Ther 2012;14(4):R166.

O'Connor ES, Smith MA, Heise CP. "Outpatient diverticulitis: Mild or myth?" J Gastrointest Surg. 2012;16(7):1389-96.

Schumacher JR, Witt WP, Palta M, LoConte NK, Heidrich SM, Trentham-Dietz A, Pandhi N, Smith MA. “Cancer screening of long-term cancer survivors.” J Am Board Fam Med 2012;25(4):460-9.

Swedlund MP, Schumacher JB, Cox ED. "Effect of communication style and physician-family relationships on satisfaction with pediatric chronic disease care." Health Commun 2012;27(5):498-505.

Schwarze ML, Redmann AJ, Brasel KJ, Alexander GC. "The role of surgeon error in withdrawal of postoperative life support." Ann Surg 2012;256(1):10-5.

Moreno MA, Christakis DA, Egan KG, Jelenchick LA, Cox E, Young H, Villiard H, Becker T. "A pilot evaluation of associations between displayed depression references on Facebook and self-reported depression using a clinical scale." J Behav Health Serv Res 2012;39(3):295-304.

Hu YY, Greenberg CC. "Patient safety in surgical oncology: Perspectives from the operating room." Surg Oncol Clin N Am 2012;21(3):467-78.

Kim DH, Pooler BD, Weiss JM, Pickhardt PJ. "Five year colorectal cancer outcomes in a large negative CT colonography screening cohort." Eur Radiol 2012;22(7):1488-94.

Sheehy AM, Benca J, Glinberg S, Zhanhai L, Nautiyal A, Anderson P, Squire M, Coursin DB. "Preoperative "NPO" as an opportunity for diabetes screening." J Hosp Med 2012;7(8):611-6.

Hemmerich JA, Elstein AS, Schwarze ML, Dale W. "Risk as feelings in the effect of patient outcomes on physicians' future treatment decisions: a randomized trial and manipulation validation." Soc Sci Med 2012;75(2):367-76.

Young HN, Havican SN, Griesbach S, Thorpe JM, Chewning BA, Sorkness CA. "Patient and phaRmacist Telephonic Encounters (PARTE) in an underserved rural patient population with asthma: results of a pilot study." Telemedicine and e-Health. 2012;18(6):427-33.

Morley MA, Coots LA, Forgues AL, Gage BJ. "Inpatient rehabilitation utilization for Medicare beneficiaries with multiple sclerosis." Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2012;93(8):1377-83.

Bartels C, Kind A, Thorpe C, Everett C, Cook R, McBride P, Smith M. "Lipid testing in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and key cardiovascular-related comorbidities: A Medicare analysis." Semin Arthritis Rheum 2012;42(1):9-16.

Thorpe JM, Thorpe CT, Kennelty KA, Gellad WF, Schulz R. "The impact of family caregivers on potentially inappropriate medication use in non-institutionalized older adults with dementia." Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 2012;10(4):230-41.

Hu YY, Arriaga AF, Roth EM, Peyre SE, Corso KA, Swanson RS, Osteen RT, Schmitt P, Bader AM, Zinner MJ, Greenberg CC. "Protecting patients from an unsafe system: the etiology and recovery of intraoperative deviations in care." Ann Surg 2012;256(2):203-10.

Mendenhall E, Fernandez A, Adler N, Jacobs EA. "Susto, coraje, and abuse: Depression and beliefs about diabetes." Cult Med Psychiatry 2012;36(3):480-92.

Fernandez A, Seligman H, Quan J, Stern RJ, Jacobs EA. "Associations between aspects of culturally competent care and clinical outcomes among patients with diabetes." 2012;50(9 Suppl 2):S74-9.

Mell MW, Kind AJ, Bartels CM, Leverson G, Smith MA. "Superior outcomes for rural patients after abdominal aortic aneurysm repair supports a systematic regional approach to AAA care." J Vasc Surg 2012;56(3):608-13.

Decker MR, Greenblatt DY, Havlena J, Wilke LG, Greenberg CC, Neuman H. "Impact of neoadjuvant chemotherapy on wound complications after breast surgery." Surgery 2012;152(3):382-8"

Seligman, H, Fernandez A, Stern R, Weech-Maldonado R, Quan J, Jacobs EA. "Risk factors for reporting poor cultural competency among patients with diabetes in safety net clinics." Med Care 2012;50(9 Suppl 2):S56-61.

Greenblatt DY, Greenberg CC, Kind AJH, Havlena JA, Mell MW, Nelson MT, Smith MA, Kent KC. "Causes and implications of readmission after abdominal aortic aneurysm repair." Ann Surg 2012;256(4):595-605.

Lynch EB, Fernandez A, Lighthouse N, Mendenhall E, Jacobs E. "Concepts of diabetes self-management in Mexican American and African American low-income patients with diabetes." Health Educ Res 2012;27(5):814-24.

Nelson MT, Greenblatt DY, Soma G, Rajimanickam V, Greenberg CC, Kent KC. "Preoperative factors predict mortality after major lower-extremity amputation." Surgery 2012;152(4):685-94; discussion 694-6.

Dale W, Hemmerich J, Moliski E, Schwarze ML, Tung A. "Effect of specialty and recent experience on perioperative decision-making for abdominal aortic aneurysm repair." J Am Geriatr Soc 2012;60(10):1889-94.

Schapira MM, Walker CM, Cappaert KJ, Ganschow PS, Fletcher KE, McGinley EL, Del Pozo S, Schauer C, Tarima S, Jacobs EA. "The Numeracy Understanding in Medicine instrument: a measure of health numeracy developed using item response theory." Med Decis Making 2012;32(6):851-65.

Crnich CJ, Drinka P, Duster M, Zimmerman DR. "Antibiotic resistance in non-major metropolitan skilled nursing facilities: prevalence and inter-facility variation." Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2012; 33(11):1172-74.

Pickhardt PJ. "Strong evidence in support of CT colonography screening."  Lancet Oncol 2012;13:6-7.

Kind AJH, Jensen L, Barczi S, Bridges A, Kordahl B, Smith M, Asthana S. "Low-cost transitional care with nurse managers making mostly phone contact with patients cut rehospitalization at a VA hospital." Health Affairs 2012;31(12):2659-68.

This article was featured on the UW-Madison home page.

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