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Oct, 2017
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Authors:

Jonas JA, Shah SS, Zaniletti I, Hall M, Colvin JD, Gottlieb LM, Sills MR, Bettenhausen J, Morse RB, Macy ML, Fieldston ES

BACKGROUND: Though regional variation in healthcare spending has received national attention, it has not been widely studied in pediatrics. OBJECTIVES: (1) To evaluate regional variation in costs of care for 3 inpatient pediatric conditions, (2) assess potential drivers of variation, an...

Oct, 2017
Article
Authors:

Jonas JA, Shah SS, Zaniletti I, Hall M, Colvin JD, Gottlieb LM, Sills MR, Bettenhausen J, Morse RB, Macy ML, Fieldston ES

BACKGROUND: Though regional variation in healthcare spending has received national attention, it has not been widely studied in pediatrics. OBJECTIVES: (1) To evaluate regional variation in costs of care for 3 inpatient pediatric conditions, (2) assess potential drivers of variation, an...

Sep, 2017
Article
Authors:

Wood SM, Schott W, Marshal MP, Akers AY.

PURPOSE: We aimed to estimate group-based trajectories of body mass index (BMI) in a longitudinal cohort of young women and determine the association between sexual identity and BMI trajectory group, adjusting for obesity risk factors. METHODS: We analyzed data from females in waves I–I...

Sep, 2017
Article
Authors:

Dhar PC, Kaflayc D, Dowshen N, Miller VA, Ginsburg KR, Barg FK, Yun K

PURPOSE: We explored attitudes and beliefs pertaining to sexual and reproductive health (SRH) among unmarried, female, resettled Bhutanese refugees 16–20 years. METHODS: Fourteen interviews were analyzed using the constant comparison method, and major themes were identified. RESULTS: S...

Sep, 2017
Article
Authors:

Wood SM, Lowenthal E, Lee S, Ratcliffe SJ, Dowshen N

Youth living with HIV (YLWH) are less likely than older adults to achieve and sustain viral suppression. While treatment guidelines recommend decreased viral load (VL) monitoring in individuals with well-controlled HIV, the appropriateness of this strategy for adolescents is unknown. We ...

Sep, 2017
Article
Authors:

Wood SM, Lowenthal E, Lee S, Ratcliffe SJ, Dowshen N

Youth living with HIV (YLWH) are less likely than older adults to achieve and sustain viral suppression. While treatment guidelines recommend decreased viral load (VL) monitoring in individuals with well-controlled HIV, the appropriateness of this strategy for adolescents is unknown. We ...

Sep, 2017
Article
Authors:

Wood SM, Lowenthal E, Lee S, Ratcliffe SJ, Dowshen N

Youth living with HIV (YLWH) are less likely than older adults to achieve and sustain viral suppression. While treatment guidelines recommend decreased viral load (VL) monitoring in individuals with well-controlled HIV, the appropriateness of this strategy for adolescents is unknown. We ...

Aug, 2017
Article
Authors:

Fiks AG, Mayne SL, Michel JJ, Miller J, Abraham M, Suh A, Jawad AF, Guevara JP, Grundmeier RW, Blum NJ, Power TJ

OBJECTIVE: To evaluate a distance-learning, quality improvement intervention to improve pediatric primary care provider use of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) rating scales. METHODS: Primary care practices were cluster randomized to a 3-part distance-learning, quality im...

Aug, 2017
Article
Authors:

Fiks AG, Mayne SL, Michel JJ, Miller J, Abraham M, Suh A, Jawad AF, Guevara JP, Grundmeier RW, Blum NJ, Power TJ

OBJECTIVE: To evaluate a distance-learning, quality improvement intervention to improve pediatric primary care provider use of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) rating scales. METHODS: Primary care practices were cluster randomized to a 3-part distance-learning, quality im...

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