Clinical Digital and Digital Health Sciences MPH

Research Output 1981 2019

2019

A Mixed-Method Study of Practitioners' Perspectives on Issues Related to EHR Medication Reconciliation at a Health System

Rangachari, P., Dellsperger, K. C., Fallaw, D. J., Davis, I., Sumner, M., Ray, W., Fiedler, S., Nguyen, T. & Karl Rethemeyer, R., 2019, In : Quality management in health care. 28, 2, p. 84-95 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medication Reconciliation
Electronic Health Records
reconciliation
medication
electronics
1 Citation (Scopus)

Costs and Trends of Emergency Department Utilization Pre-ACA and Post-ACA: Evidence From a Rural Georgia Hospital

Vernon, M. M. C., Goggans, S., De Leo, G. & Heboyan, V., Jun 1 2019, In : Medical Care. 57, 6, p. 407-409 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
Rural Hospitals
Hospital Emergency Service
Costs and Cost Analysis
Primary Health Care
Mental Disorders
Hospital Emergency Service
Mental Health
Circadian Rhythm
Psychiatry

Interprofessional education among occupational therapy programs: Faculty perceptions of challenges and opportunities

Hughes, J. K., Allen, A., Mclane, T., Stewart, J. L., Heboyan, V. & Leo, G. D., Feb 1 2019, In : American Journal of Occupational Therapy. 73, 1, 7301345010.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Occupational Therapy
Education
Delivery of Health Care
Curriculum
Accreditation
1 Citation (Scopus)

New Frontiers for Cognitive Assessment: An Exploratory Study of the Potentiality of 360° Technologies for Memory Evaluation

Cousa, E. N., Brivio, E., Serino, S., Heboyan, V., Riva, G. & De Leo, G., Jan 1 2019, In : Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking. 22, 1, p. 76-81 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Technology
Data storage equipment
evaluation
Episodic Memory
trend

Sex Differences in Gulf War Illness: A Reanalysis of Data From the CDC Air Force Study Using CDC and Modified Kansas Case Definitions

Heboyan, V., Krengel, M. H., Sullivan, K., Iobst, S., Klimas, N., Wilson, C. & Coughlin, S. S., Jul 1 2019, In : Journal of occupational and environmental medicine. 61, 7, p. 610-616 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gulf War
Veterans
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.)
Sex Characteristics
Air
1 Citation (Scopus)

Teachers’ Attitudes Towards Children Who Use AAC in Italian Primary Schools

Radici, E., Heboyan, V., Mantovani, F. & De Leo, G., May 4 2019, In : International Journal of Disability, Development and Education. 66, 3, p. 284-297 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

teacher attitude
primary school
Communication
communication
attitude scale
2018
9 Citations (Scopus)

Are university rankings useful to improve research? A systematic review

Vernon, M. M. C., Balas, E. A. & Momani, S., Mar 1 2018, In : PloS one. 13, 3, e0193762.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

systematic review
Research
Quality Improvement
honors and awards
program eligibility
3 Citations (Scopus)

Estimating technical efficiency of Turkish hospitals: Implications for hospital reform initiatives

Yildiz, M. S., Heboyan, V. & Khan, M. M., Jun 4 2018, In : BMC Health Services Research. 18, 1, 401.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Private Hospitals
Health
General Hospitals
Public Hospitals
Turkey
Education
Dietetics
Accreditation
Internship and Residency
Communication
7 Citations (Scopus)

Health literacy and patient web portals

Coughlin, S. S., Stewart, J. L., Young, L., Heboyan, V. & De Leo, G., May 1 2018, In : International Journal of Medical Informatics. 113, p. 43-48 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Health Literacy
Proxy
Patient Education
PubMed
Caregivers
3 Citations (Scopus)
Medication Reconciliation
Medication Systems
Social Networking
Electronic Health Records
Health
1 Citation (Scopus)

Multimorbidity patterns and associations with functional limitations among an aging population in prison

Gates, M. L., Hunter, E. G., Dicks, V. G., Jessa, P. N., Walker, V. & Yoo, W., Jul 1 2018, In : Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics. 77, p. 115-123 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prisons
correctional institution
Comorbidity
Chronic Disease
Mental Health
5 Citations (Scopus)

Road map for diffusion of innovation in health care

Balas, E. A. & Chapman, W. W., Feb 1 2018, In : Health Affairs. 37, 2, p. 198-204 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Diffusion of Innovation
Knowledge Management
Critical Illness
Clinical Trials
Technology
2017
Atrioventricular Nodal Reentry Tachycardia
Catheter Ablation
Cryosurgery
Costs and Cost Analysis
Therapeutics
2 Citations (Scopus)
Self Care
Asthma
Pediatrics
Delivery of Health Care
Hospital Emergency Service
1 Citation (Scopus)

Cost-effectiveness of community-based minigrants to increase physical activity in youth

Moore, J. B., Heboyan, V., Oniffrey, T. M., Brinkley, J., Andrews, S. M. & Kolbe, M. B., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. 23, 4, p. 364-369 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cost-Benefit Analysis
Exercise
Costs and Cost Analysis
Observation
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
21 Citations (Scopus)

Patient web portals, disease management, and primary prevention

Coughlin, S. S., Prochaska, J. J., Williams, L. B., Besenyi, G. M., Heboyan, V., Goggans, D., Yoo, W. & De Leo, G., Apr 7 2017, In : Risk Management and Healthcare Policy. 10, p. 33-40 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Primary Prevention
Disease Management
Health
Personal Health Records
Health Literacy

Preclinical data: Three-point plan for reproducibility

Balas, E. A. & Ellis, L. M., Mar 1 2017, In : Nature. 543, 7643, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Reproducibility of Results
Biomedical Research
21 Citations (Scopus)

Recent trends in racial and regional disparities in cervical cancer incidence and mortality in United States

Yoo, W., Kim, S., Huh, W. K., Dilley, S., Coughlin, S. S., Partridge, E. E., Chung, Y., Dicks, V. G., Lee, J. K. & Bae, S., Feb 1 2017, In : PloS one. 12, 2, e0172548.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epidemiology
uterine cervical neoplasms
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Screening
incidence
7 Citations (Scopus)

Respiratory therapy faculty knowledge of and attitudes toward interprofessional education

Vernon, M. M. C., Moore, N. M., Cummins, L. A., Reyes, S. E., Mazzoli, A. J., Heboyan, V. & De Leo, G., Jul 1 2017, In : Respiratory Care. 62, 7, p. 873-881 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Respiratory Therapy
Education
Curriculum
Accreditation
Health Occupations
2016
9 Citations (Scopus)

The US Cancer Moonshot initiative

Aelion, C. M., Airhihenbuwa, C. O., Alemagno, S., Amler, R. W., Arnett, D. K., Balas, E. A., Bertozzi, S., Blakely, C. H., Boerwinkle, E., Brandt-Rauf, P., Buekens, P. M., Chandler, G. T., Chang, R. W., Clark, J. E., Cleary, P. D., Curran, J. W., Curry, S. J., Roux, A. V. D., Dittus, R., Ellerbeck, E. F. & 53 others, El-Mohandes, A., Eriksen, M. P., Erwin, P. C., Evans, G., Finnegan, J. R., Fried, L. P., Frumkin, H., Galea, S., Goff, D. C., Goldman, L. R., Guilarte, T. R., Rivera-Gutiérrez, R., Halverson, P. K., Hand, G. A., Harris, C. M., Healton, C. G., Hennig, N., Heymann, J., Hunter, D., Hwang, W., Jones, R. M., Klag, M. J., Klesges, L. M., Lahey, T., Lawlor, E. F., Maddock, J., Martin, W. J., Mazzaschi, A. J., Michael, M., Mohammed, S. D., Nasca, P. C., Nash, D., Ogunseitan, O. A., Perez, R. A., Perri, M., Petersen, D. J., Peterson, D. V., Philbert, M., Pinto-Martin, J., Raczynski, J. M., Raskob, G. E., Rimer, B. K., Rohrbach, L. A., Rudkin, L. L., Siminoff, L., Szapocznik, J., Thombs, D., Torabi, M. R., Weiler, R. M., Wetle, T. F., Williams, P. L., Wykoff, R. & Ying, J., May 1 2016, In : The Lancet Oncology. 17, 5, p. e178-e180

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2015
4 Citations (Scopus)

Big Data Clinical Research: Validity, Ethics, and Regulation

Balas, E. A., Vernon, M. M. C., Magrabi, F., Gordon, L. T. & Sexton, J., Jan 1 2015, MEDINFO 2015: eHealth-Enabled Health - Proceedings of the 15th World Congress on Health and Biomedical Informatics. Georgiou, A., Sarkar, I. N. & de Azevedo Marques, P. M. (eds.). IOS Press, p. 448-452 5 p. (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics; vol. 216).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Research Ethics
Electronic Health Records
Health
Research
Patient Care
7 Citations (Scopus)

Cumulative impact of periodic top-down communications on infection prevention practices and outcomes in two units

Rangachari, P., Madaio, M. P., Rethemeyer, R. K., Wagner, P., Hall, L., Roy, S. & Rissing, J. P., Jan 1 2015, In : Health Care Management Review. 40, 4, p. 324-336 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Communication
Infection
Catheter-Related Infections
Catheters
Delivery of Health Care
2014
7 Citations (Scopus)

Role of communication content and frequency in enabling evidence-based practices

Rangachari, P., Madaio, M. P., Rethemeyer, R. K., Wagner, P., Hall, L., Roy, S. & Rissing, J. P., Jan 14 2014, In : Quality management in health care. 23, 1, p. 43-58 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evidence-Based Practice
Communication
Catheter-Related Infections
communication
evidence
2013
22 Citations (Scopus)
research implementation
Evidence-Based Practice
Research
Health Services Research
evidence
1 Citation (Scopus)
Cross Infection
Communication
Catheter-Related Infections
communication
Evidence-Based Practice
2 Citations (Scopus)

Progression in understanding and implementing the cultural and linguistic appropriate services standards: Five-year follow-up at an academic Center

Zuniga, G. C., Seol, Y., Dadig, B. A., Guion, W. K. & Rice, V., Apr 1 2013, In : Health Care Manager. 32, 2, p. 167-172 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Linguistics
linguistics
Delivery of Health Care
interpreter
Minority Health
6 Citations (Scopus)

Technology Transfer From Biomedical Research to Clinical Practice: Measuring Innovation Performance

Balas, E. A. & Elkin, P. L., Dec 1 2013, In : Evaluation and the Health Professions. 36, 4, p. 505-517 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Technology Transfer
Biomedical Research
Research
Disclosure
Patents
2012
14 Citations (Scopus)

Incorporating what Promotoras learn: Becoming role models to effect positive change

Lucio, R. L., Zuniga, G. C., Seol, Y., Garza, N., Mier, N. & Trevino, L., Oct 1 2012, In : Journal of Community Health. 37, 5, p. 1026-1031 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

role model
Asthma
Health Educators
Health Promotion
Longitudinal Studies
5 Citations (Scopus)

Outcomes of Asthma Education and Healthy Homes Curriculum Provided Through Community Health Workers in South Texas Colonias

Zuniga, G. C., Lucio, R., Seol, Y., Garza, N., Zuniga, M. A., Hernandez, D. & Harrison, W., Feb 1 2012, In : Journal of Asthma and Allergy Educators. 3, 1, p. 27-33 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Curriculum
Asthma
Education
Parents
Physicians
65 Citations (Scopus)

Personal health records and hypertension control: A randomized trial

Wagner, P. J., Dias, J., Howard, S., Kintziger, K. W., Hudson, M. F., Seol, Y. & Sodomka, P., Jul 1 2012, In : Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 19, 4, p. 626-634 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Personal Health Records
Hypertension
Patient Participation
Blood Pressure
Electronic Health Records
2011
6 Citations (Scopus)

Using the customer service framework to successfully implement patient- and family-centered care

Rangachari, P., Bhat, A. A. & Seol, Y., Jul 1 2011, In : Quality management in health care. 20, 3, p. 179-197 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Participation
Patient-Centered Care
customer
Delivery of Health Care
Organizational Policy
2010
8 Citations (Scopus)

A baseline study of communication networks related to evidence-based infection prevention practices in an intensive care unit

Rangachari, P., Rissing, J. P., Wagner, P., Rethemeyer, K., Mani, C. S., Bystrom, C., Dillard, T. A., Goins, D. & Gillespie, W., Oct 1 2010, In : Quality management in health care. 19, 4, p. 330-348 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intensive Care Units
Communication
communication
Infection
evidence
1 Citation (Scopus)

Impact of asthma 101 training on level of nursing students' knowledge

Zuniga, G. C., Seol, Y. H., Kirk, S., Hernandez, T., Nadeau, N. & Zuniga, M. A., Dec 1 2010, In : Journal of Asthma and Allergy Educators. 1, 4, p. 138-144 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nursing Students
Asthma
Parents
Health Fairs
Students
22 Citations (Scopus)
learning organization
Cross Infection
deviant behavior
Learning
knowledge
2009

Computerization of primary care in the United States

Anderson, J. G. & Balas, E. A., Dec 1 2009, Handbook of Research on Advances in Health Informatics and Electronic Healthcare Applications: Global Adoption and Impact of Information Communication Technologies. IGI Global, p. 385-409 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Primary Care Physicians
Primary Health Care
Physicians
Costs and Cost Analysis
Point-of-Care Systems
542 Citations (Scopus)

Healthcare via cell phones: A systematic review

Krishna, S., Boren, S. A. & Balas, E. A., Apr 1 2009, In : Telemedicine and e-Health. 15, 3, p. 231-240 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Text Messaging
Cell Phones
Delivery of Health Care
Disease Management
Literature
19 Citations (Scopus)

Knowledge sharing networks in professional complex systems

Rangachari, P., Feb 1 2009, In : Journal of Knowledge Management. 13, 3, p. 132-145 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Large scale systems
Knowledge management
Knowledge sharing
Complex systems
Professional organizations
2 Citations (Scopus)

Multi-criteria assessment of county public health capability disparities

Zuniga, M. A., Carrillo-Zuniga, G., Seol, Y. & Fos, P. J., Dec 1 2009, In : Journal of Health and Human Services Administration. 32, 3, p. 238-258 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Public Health
Mississippi
Health
Population
Benchmarking
2008
4 Citations (Scopus)

Biosurveillance evaluation of SNOMED CT's terminology (BEST Trial): Coverage of chief complaints

Elkin, P. L., Brown, S. H., Balas, E. A., Temesgen, Z., Wahner-Roedler, D., Froehling, D., Liebow, M., Trusko, B., Rosenbloom, S. T. & Poland, G., Jan 1 2008, Studies in Health Technology and Informatics. IOS Press, p. 797-802 6 p. (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics; vol. 136).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Biosurveillance
Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine
Terminology
Interoperability
Information technology

Computerization of primary care in the United States

Anderson, J. G. & Balas, E. A., Sep 30 2008, Medical Informatics: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications. IGI Global, Vol. 3-4. p. 1301-1321 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

physician
Electronic medical equipment
Costs
Information technology
costs
2 Citations (Scopus)

eHealth: Connecting Health Care and Public Health.

Balas, E. A., Krishna, S. & Tessema, T. A., May 23 2008, In : Studies in health technology and informatics. 134, p. 169-176 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Personal Health Records
Telemedicine
Public health
Health care
Randomized Controlled Trials
7 Citations (Scopus)
Knowledge Management
strategic management
coding
knowledge
Medical Staff
2006
20 Citations (Scopus)

Computerization of Primary Care in the United States

Anderson, J. G. & Balas, E. A., Jan 1 2006, In : International Journal of Healthcare Information Systems and Informatics (IJHISI). 1, 3, p. 1-23 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Primary Care Physicians
Primary Health Care
Physicians
Costs and Cost Analysis
Point-of-Care Systems
9 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of a diabetes education call center intervention

Boren, S. A., De Leo, G., Chanetsa, F. F., Donaldson, J., Krishna, S. & Balas, E. A., Aug 1 2006, In : Telemedicine Journal and e-Health. 12, 4, p. 457-465 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Telephone
Education
Patient Education
Self Care
Disease Management
2005
50 Citations (Scopus)

The Citizen Health System (CHS): A modular medical contact center providing quality telemedicine services

Maglaveras, N., Chouvarda, I., Koutkias, V. G., Gogou, G., Lekka, I., Goulis, D., Avramidis, A., Karvounis, C., Louridas, G. & Balas, E. A., Sep 1 2005, In : IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine. 9, 3, p. 353-362 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Telemedicine
Health
Quality of Health Care
Disease Management
Chronic Disease
6 Citations (Scopus)

Web and computer telephone-based diabetes education: Lessons learnt from the development and use of a call center

De Leo, G., Krishna, S., Boren, S., Fato, M., Porro, I. & Balas, E. A., Aug 1 2005, In : Journal of Medical Systems. 29, 4, p. 343-355 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical problems
Telephone
Education
Continuing Education
Patient Education