Selected Peer Reviewed Publications 2016

December 14, 2016

Selected Peer Reviewed Publications for the calendar year 2016 are listed below:

Dzau, VJ, McClellan, MB, McGinnis, M. JAMA Viewpoint August 16, 2016 Vital Directions from the National Academy of Medicine Vital Directions for Health and Health Care An Initiative of the National Academy of Medicine. JAMA. 2016;316(7):711-712. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.10692.


Farmer SA, Darling ML, George M, Casale PN, Hagan E, McClellan MB. Existing and Emerging Payment and Delivery Reforms in Cardiology. JAMA Cardiol. Published online November 16, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamacardio.2016.3965


Zineh, I, Abernethy, D, Hop, C, Bello, A, McClellan, M, Daniel, G, and Romine, M. (2016), Improving the tools of clinical pharmacology: Goals for 2017 and beyond. Clin. Pharmacol. Ther. doi:10.1002/cpt.530


McClellan MB, Leavitt MO. Competencies and Tools to Shift Payments From Volume to Value. JAMA. 2016;316(16):1655-1656. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.14205


Feinberg DT, McClellan MB. More Value From Payment Reform in Health Care and Biomedical Innovation. JAMA. 2016;316(16):1653-1654. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.14670


Ubel PA, Bach PB. Copay Assistance for Expensive Drugs: A Helping Hand That Raises Costs. Ann Intern Med. [Epub ahead of print 11 October 2016] doi: 10.7326/M16-1334


Scherr, KA, Fagerlin, A, Wei, JT, Williamson, LD, and Ubel, PA. "Treatment Availability Influences Physicians' Portrayal of Robotic Surgery During Clinical Appointments." Health communication (May 6, 2016): 1-7.


Ubel, PA, Zhang, CJ, Hesson, A, Davis, JK, Kirby, C, Barnett, J, and Hunter, WG. "Study Of Physician And Patient Communication Identifies Missed Opportunities To Help Reduce Patients' Out-Of-Pocket Spending." Health affairs (Project Hope) 35, no. 4 (April 2016): 654-661.


Hunter, WG, Zhang, CZ, Hesson, A, Davis, JK, Kirby, C, Williamson, LD, Barnett, JA, and Ubel, PA. "What Strategies Do Physicians and Patients Discuss to Reduce Out-of-Pocket Costs? Analysis of Cost-Saving Strategies in 1755 Outpatient Clinic Visits." Medical decision making : an international journal of the Society for Medical Decision Making (January 19, 2016).


Hunter, WG, Hesson, A, Davis, JK, Kirby, C, Williamson, LD, Barnett, JA, and Ubel, PA. "Patient-physician discussions about costs: definitions and impact on cost conversation incidence estimates." BMC health services research 16 (January 2016): 108-.


Ubel, PA. "Value Promotion in Health Care: The Importance of Symmetry." JAMA 315, no. 2 (January 2016): 133-134.


Nipp, RD, Zullig, LL, Samsa, G, Peppercorn, JM, Schrag, D, Taylor, DH, Abernethy, AP, and Zafar, SY. "Identifying cancer patients who alter care or lifestyle due to treatment-related financial distress." Psycho-oncology 25, no. 6 (June 2016): 719-725.


Kamal, AH, Bull, J, Ritchie, CS, Kutner, JS, Hanson, LC, Friedman, F, and Taylor, DH. "Adherence to Measuring What Matters Measures using Point-of-Care Data Collection Across Diverse Clinical Settings." Journal of pain and symptom management 51, no. 3 (March 2016): 497-503.


Pritchard, D, Petrilla, A, Hallinan, S, Taylor, DH, Schabert, VF, and Dubois, RW. "What Contributes Most to High Health Care Costs? Health Care Spending in High Resource Patients." Journal of managed care & specialty pharmacy 22, no. 2 (February 2016): 102-109.


Ridley, DB, Bei, X, and Liebman, EB. "No Shot: U.S. Vaccine Prices And Shortages." Health affairs (Project Hope) 35, no. 2 (February 2016): 235-241.


Clough, JD, Patel, K, and Shrank, WH. "Variation in Specialty Outpatient Care Patterns in the Medicare Population." Journal of general internal medicine (June 3, 2016).


Clough, JD, and McClellan, M. "Implementing MACRA: Implications for Physicians and for Physician Leadership." JAMA 315, no. 22 (June 2016): 2397-2398.


Clough, JD, Rajkumar, R, Crim, MT, Ott, LS, Desai, NR, Conway, PH, Maresh, S, Kahvecioglu, DC, and Krumholz, HM. "Practice-Level Variation in Outpatient Cardiac Care and Association With Outcomes." Journal of the American Heart Association 5, no. 2 (February 23, 2016).


Qualls, LG, Hammill, BG, Maciejewski, ML, Curtis, LH, and Jones, WS. "Low-density lipoprotein cholesterol level and statin use among Medicare beneficiaries with diabetes mellitus." Diabetes & vascular disease research 13, no. 3 (May 2016): 244-246.


Dinan, MA, Li, Y, Zhang, Y, Stewart, SB, Curtis, LH, George, DJ, and Reed, SD. "Resource use in the Last Year of Life Among Patients Who Died With Versus of Prostate Cancer." Clinical genitourinary cancer 14, no. 1 (February 2016): 28-37.e2.


Psaty, BM, Delaney, JA, Arnold, AM, Curtis, LH, Fitzpatrick, AL, Heckbert, SR, McKnight, B, Ives, D, Gottdiener, JS, Kuller, LH, and Longstreth, WT. "Study of Cardiovascular Health Outcomes in the Era of Claims Data: The Cardiovascular Health Study." Circulation 133, no. 2 (January 2016): 156-164.


Krishnamoorthy, A, Greiner, MA, Bertoni, AG, Eapen, ZJ, O'Brien, EC, Curtis, LH, Hernandez, AF, and Mentz, RJ. "The Obesity and Heart Failure Epidemics Among African Americans: Insights From the Jackson Heart Study." Journal of cardiac failure 22, no. 8 (August 2016): 589-597.


Eapen, ZJ, Turakhia, MP, McConnell, MV, Graham, G, Dunn, P, Tiner, C, Rich, C, Harrington, RA, Peterson, ED, and Wayte, P. "Defining a Mobile Health Roadmap for Cardiovascular Health and Disease." Journal of the American Heart Association 5, no. 7 (July 12, 2016). (Review)


DeVore, AD, Hammill, BG, Hardy, NC, Eapen, ZJ, Peterson, ED, and Hernandez, AF. "Has Public Reporting of Hospital Readmission Rates Affected Patient Outcomes?: Analysis of Medicare Claims Data." Journal of the American College of Cardiology 67, no. 8 (March 2016): 963-972.


Eapen, ZJ, and Kelly, JP. "Back to the Future With Intravenous Diuretics: Reinvigorating an Old Treatment Through New Care Settings." JACC. Heart failure 4, no. 1 (January 2016): 9-11.


Granger, BB, Pokorney, SD, and Taft, C. "Blending Quality Improvement and Research Methods for Implementation Science, Part III: Analysis of the Effectiveness of Implementation." AACN advanced critical care 27, no. 1 (February 2016): 103-110.


Sawyer, T, Nelson, MJ, McKee, V, Bowers, MT, Meggitt, C, Baxt, SK, Washington, D, Saladino, L, Lehman, EP, Brewer, C, Locke, SC, Abernethy, A, Gilliss, CL, and Granger, BB. "Implementing Electronic Tablet-Based Education of Acute Care Patients." Critical care nurse 36, no. 1 (February 2016): 60-70.


AbouEzzeddine, OF, Wong, YW, Mentz, RJ, Raza, SS, Nativi-Nicolau, J, Kociol, RD, McNulty, SE, Anstrom, KJ, Hernandez, AF, and Redfield, MM. "Evaluation of Novel Metrics of Symptom Relief in Acute Heart Failure: The Worst Symptom Score." Journal of cardiac failure 22, no. 11 (November 2016): 853-858.  


Lad, SP, Petraglia, FW, Kent, AR, Cook, S, Murphy, KR, Dalal, N, Karst, E, Staats, P, and Sharan, A. "Longer Delay From Chronic Pain to Spinal Cord Stimulation Results in Higher Healthcare Resource Utilization." Neuromodulation : journal of the International Neuromodulation Society 19, no. 5 (July 2016): 469-476.


Farber, SH, Hatef, J, Han, JL, Marky, AH, Xie, J, Huang, K, Verla, T, Lokhnygina, Y, Collins, TA, and Lad, SP. "Implantable Neurostimulation for Headache Disorders: Effect on Healthcare Utilization and Expenditures." Neuromodulation : journal of the International Neuromodulation Society 19, no. 3 (April 2016): 319-328.


Verla, T, Adogwa, O, Toche, U, Farber, SH, Petraglia, F, Murphy, KR, Thomas, S, Fatemi, P, Gottfried, O, Bagley, CA, and Lad, SP. "Impact of Increasing Age on Outcomes of Spinal Fusion in Adult Idiopathic Scoliosis." World neurosurgery 87 (March 2016): 591-597.


Petraglia, FW, Farber, SH, Han, JL, Verla, T, Gallis, J, Lokhnygina, Y, Parente, B, Hickey, P, Turner, DA, and Lad, SP. "Comparison of Bilateral vs. Staged Unilateral Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) in Parkinson's Disease in Patients Under 70 Years of Age." Neuromodulation : journal of the International Neuromodulation Society 19, no. 1 (January 2016): 31-37.

Reed, Shelby D., Lavezarri, G. International Experiences in Quantitative Benefit-Risk Analysis to Support Regulatory Decisions Value in Health , Volume 19 , Issue 6 , 727 - 729


Sanders GD, Neumann PJ, Basu A, Brock DW, Feeny D, Krahn M, Kuntz KM, Meltzer DO, Owens DK, Prosser LA, Salomon JA, Sculpher MJ, Trikalinos TA, Russell LB, Siegel JE, Ganiats TG. Recommendations for Conduct, Methodological Practices, and Reporting of Cost-effectiveness Analyses Second Panel on Cost-Effectiveness in Health and Medicine. JAMA. 2016;316(10):1093-1103. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.12195.


Sangvai, DG. "Pivoting to Value-Based Care in North Carolina." North Carolina medical journal 77, no. 4 (July 2016): 254-256.


Ticona, L and Schulman, KA. Extreme Home Makeover — The Role of Intensive Home Health Care. N Engl J Med 2016; 375:1707-1709 November 3, 2016 DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1608301


Gifford, EJ, Eldred, LM, Evans, KE, and Sloan, FA. "Criminally Involved Parents Who Misuse Substances and Children’s Odds of Being Arrested as a Young Adult: Do Drug Treatment Courts Mitigate the Risk?." Journal of Child and Family Studies 25, no. 8 (August 2016): 2447-2457. Full Text


Chen, Y, Hahn, P, and Sloan, FA. "Changes in Visual Function in the Elderly Population in the United States: 1995-2010." Ophthalmic epidemiology 23, no. 3 (June 2016): 137-144.