Hospital Medicine

Hospital Medicine Publications

  1. Agrawal S, Conway PH. Integrating emergency care into a patient- and outcome-centered health care system. Ann Emerg Med. 2013; 61:301-2.
  2. Alverson BK, Wilson KM, Shah SS. A randomized trial of facilitated family-centered rounds. Hospital Pediatrics. 2013; 3:156-161.
  3. Ambroggio L, Smith MJ, Shah SS. Quasi-Experimental and Interrupted Time-Series Design. Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. 2012; 1:187-189.
  4. Ambroggio L, Taylor JA, Tabb LP, Newschaffer CJ, Evans AA, Shah SS. Comparative effectiveness of empiric β-lactam monotherapy and β-lactam-macrolide combination therapy in children hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia. J Pediatr. 2012; 161:1097-103.
  5. Ambroggio L, Thomson J, Murtagh Kurowski E, Courter J, Statile A, Graham C, Sheehan B, Iyer S, Shah SS, White CM. Quality improvement methods increase appropriate antibiotic prescribing for childhood pneumonia. Pediatrics. 2013; 131:e1623-31.
  6. Ambroggio LV, Shah SS. Administrative data: expanding the infrastructure for pediatric research. J Pediatr. 2013; 162:681-4.
  7. Antommaria AH. Empowering, teaching, and occasionally advocating: clinical ethics consultants' duties to all of the participants in the process. Am J Bioeth. 2012; 12:11-3.
  8. Antommaria AH, Kaziny BD. Ethical issues in pediatric emergency medicine's preparation for and response to disasters. Virtual Mentor. 2012; 14:801-4.
  9. Antommaria AHM, Fallat ME, Katz AL, Mercurio MR, Moon MR, Okun AL, Webb SA, Weise KL. Ethical controversies in organ donation after circulatory death. Pediatrics. 2013; 131:1021-1026.
  10. Aronson PL, Shah SS, Mohamad Z, Yan AC. Topical corticosteroids and hospital length of stay in children with eczema herpeticum. Pediatr Dermatol. 2013; 30:215-21.
  11. Aronson PL, Yan AC, Mohamad Z, Mittal MK, Shah SS. Empiric antibiotics and outcomes of children hospitalized with eczema herpeticum. Pediatr Dermatol. 2013; 30:207-14.
  12. Auger KA, Kahn RS, Davis MM, Beck AF, Simmons JM. Medical home quality and readmission risk for children hospitalized with asthma exacerbations. Pediatrics. 2013; 131:64-70.
  13. Auger KA, Landrigan CP, Gonzalez del Rey JA, Sieplinga KR, Sucharew HJ, Simmons JM. Better rested, but more stressed? Evidence of the effects of resident work hour restrictions. Acad Pediatr. 2012; 12:335-43.
  14. Beck AF, Klein MD, Schaffzin JK, Tallent V, Gillam M, Kahn RS. Identifying and treating a substandard housing cluster using a medical-legal partnership. Pediatrics. 2012; 130:831-8.
  15. Beck AF, Sauers HS, Kahn RS, Yau C, Weiser J, Simmons JM. Improved documentation and care planning with an asthma-specific history and physical. Hospital Pediatrics. 2012; 2:194-201.
  16. Beck AF, Simmons JM, Huang B, Kahn RS. Geomedicine: area-based socioeconomic measures for assessing risk of hospital reutilization among children admitted for asthma. Am J Public Health. 2012; 102:2308-14.
  17. Blaschke AJ, Byington CL, Ampofo K, Pavia AT, Heyrend C, Rankin SC, McGowan KL, Harris MC, Shah SS. Species-specific PCR improves detection of bacterial pathogens in parapneumonic empyema compared with 16S PCR and culture. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013; 32:302-3.
  18. Blum JD, Conway PH, VanLare JM. Safety-net hospitals: other hospitals score similarly on patient experience. JAMA Intern Med. 2013; 173:389-91.
  19. Bonafide CP, Brady PW, Keren R, Conway PH, Marsolo K, Daymont C. Development of heart and respiratory rate percentile curves for hospitalized children. Pediatrics. 2013; 131:e1150-7.
  20. Brady PW, Muething S, Kotagal U, Ashby M, Gallagher R, Hall D, Goodfriend M, White C, Bracke TM, DeCastro V, Geiser M, Simon J, Tucker KM, Olivea J, Conway PH, Wheeler DS. Improving situation awareness to reduce unrecognized clinical deterioration and serious safety events. Pediatrics. 2013; 131:e298-308.
  21. Brogan TV, Hall M, Williams DJ, Neuman MI, Grijalva CG, Farris RW, Shah SS. Variability in processes of care and outcomes among children hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2012; 31:1036-41.
  22. Buser GL, Shah SS. Osteomyelitis. In: DA Rauch, JC Gershel, eds. Caring for the Hospitalized Child: A Handbook of Inpatient Pediatrics. Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics; 2013:555-561.
  23. Buser GL, Shah SS. Septic arthritis. In: DA Rauch, JC Gershel, eds. Caring for the Hospitalized Child: A Handbook of Inpatient Pediatrics. Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics,; 2013:563-569.
  24. Carrese JA, Antommaria AH, Berkowitz KA, Berger J, Carrese J, Childs BH, Derse AR, Gallagher C, Gallagher JA, Goodman-Crews P, Heesters A, Jurchak M, Mitchell C, Mokwyune N, Parsi K, Powell T, Powderly KE, Rosell T, Shelton W, Smith ML, Spike J, Tarzian A, Wocial L. HCEC pearls and pitfalls: suggested do's and don't's for healthcare ethics consultants. J Clin Ethics. 2012; 23:234-40.
  25. Christakis DA, Joffe A, Keren R, Davis MM, Shah SS, Rivara FP. Introducing JAMA pediatrics. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2012; 166:663.
  26. Colvin JD, Zaniletti I, Fieldston ES, Gottlieb LM, Raphael JL, Hall M, Cowden JD, Shah SS. Socioeconomic status and in-hospital pediatric mortality. Pediatrics. 2013; 131:e182-90.
  27. Concannon TW, Meissner P, Grunbaum JA, McElwee N, Guise JM, Santa J, Conway PH, Daudelin D, Morrato EH, Leslie LK. A new taxonomy for stakeholder engagement in patient-centered outcomes research. J Gen Intern Med. 2012; 27:985-91.
  28. Conway PH, Cassel CK. Engaging physicians and leveraging professionalism: a key to success for quality measurement and improvement. JAMA. 2012; 308:979-80.
  29. Fallat ME, Katz AL, Mercurio MR, Moon MR, Okun AL, Webb SA, Weise KL, Saul RA, Braddock SR, Chen E, Antommaria AH. Ethical and policy issues in genetic testing and screening of children. Pediatrics. 2013; 131:620-622.
  30. Fieldston ES, Shah SS, Hall M, Hain PD, Alpern ER, Del Beccaro MA, Harding J, Macy ML. Resource utilization for observation-status stays at children's hospitals. Pediatrics. 2013; 131:1050-8.
  31. Florin TA, Shah SS. Long-term outcomes in children with pleural empyema. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2012; 166:1069-71.
  32. Goodrich K, Conway PH. Affordable Care Act implementation: implications for hospital medicine. J Hosp Med. 2013; 8:159-61.
  33. Goodrich K, Garcia E, Conway PH. A history of and a vision for CMS quality measurement programs. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2012; 38:465-70.
  34. Gosdin C, Simmons J, Yau C, Sucharew H, Carlson D, Paciorkowski N. Survey of academic pediatric hospitalist programs in the US: Organizational, administrative, and financial factors. J Hosp Med. 2013; 8:285-91.
  35. Gouripeddi R, Warner PB, Mo P, Levin JE, Srivastava R, Shah SS, de Regt D, Kirkendall E, Bickel J, Korgenski EK, Precourt M, Stepanek RL, Mitchell JA, Narus SP, Keren R. Federating clinical data from six pediatric hospitals: process and initial results for microbiology from the PHIS+ consortium. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2012; 2012:281-90.
  36. Guiot AB, Baker RC, Dewitt TG. When and how pediatric history and physical diagnosis are taught in medical school: a survey of pediatric clerkship directors. Hospital Pediatrics. 2013; 3:139-143.
  37. Halfon N, Conway PH. The opportunities and challenges of a lifelong health system. N Engl J Med. 2013; 368:1569-71.
  38. Hamblin A, Somers S. (2013) The business case for quality in Medicaid — still searching for the “slam dunk” (Policy Brief). Business Case/Return on Investment. Hamilton, NJ, Center for Health Care Strategies, Inc. .
  39. Jain SH, Conway PH, Berwick DM. A public-private strategy to advance the use of clinical registries. Anesthesiology. 2012; 117:227-9.
  40. Jerardi KE, Auger KA, Shah SS, Hall M, Hain PD, Myers AL, Williams DJ, Tieder JS. Discordant antibiotic therapy and length of stay in children hospitalized for urinary tract infection. J Hosp Med. 2012; 7:622-7.
  41. Keren R, Luan X, Localio R, Hall M, McLeod L, Dai D, Srivastava R, Mahant S, Conway P, Landrigan CP, Simon T, Shah SS, Wilson K, Tieder JS. Prioritization of comparative effectiveness research topics in hospital pediatrics. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2012; 166:1155-64.
  42. Keren R, Shah SS. JAMA Pediatrics Hospital Medicine Theme Issue. JAMA Pediatr. 2013; 167:485-7.
  43. Kharbanda AB, Hall M, Shah SS, Freedman SB, Mistry RD, Macias CG, Bonsu B, Dayan PS, Alessandrini EA, Neuman MI. Variation in resource utilization across a national sample of pediatric emergency departments. J Pediatr. 2013; 163:230-6.
  44. Kirkendall ES. Patient safety – Automated detection and reporting. In: H JJ, ed. Pediatric Biomedical Informatics: Computer Applications in Pediatric Research. New York: Springer; 2012:243-264.
  45. Kirkendall ES, Guiot AB. Torsed pulmonary sequestration presenting with gastrointestinal manifestations. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2013; 52(10):981-4.
  46. Kirkendall ES, Kloppenborg E, Papp J, White D, Frese C, Hacker D, Schoettker PJ, Muething S, Kotagal U. Measuring adverse events and levels of harm in pediatric inpatients with the Global Trigger Tool. Pediatrics. 2012; 130:e1206-14.
  47. Klein M, O'Toole JK, McLinden D, DeWitt TG. Training tomorrow's medical education leaders: creating a general pediatric master educator fellowship. J Pediatr. 2013; 162:440-441 e1.
  48. Koller EA, Chin JS, Conway PH. Diabetes prevention and the role of risk factor reduction in the Medicare population. Am J Prev Med. 2013; 44:S307-16.
  49. Macy ML, Hall M, Shah SS, Harding JP, Del Beccaro MA, Hain PD, Hronek C, Alpern ER. Pediatric observation status: are we overlooking a growing population in children's hospitals?. J Hosp Med. 2012; 7:530-6.
  50. Maloney CG, Antommaria AH, Bale JF, Ying J, Greene T, Srivastava R. Factors associated with intern noncompliance with the 2003 Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education's 30-hour duty period requirement. BMC Med Educ. 2012; 12:33.
  51. McCarthy D, Alexander C. (2013) The Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center's Asthma Improvement Collaborative: Enhancing Quality and Coordination of Care. Commonwealth Fund. The Commonwealth Fund. 7:1-20.
  52. McGuire JL, Zorc J, Licht D, Hodinka RL, Shah SS. Herpes simplex testing in neonates in the emergency department. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2012; 28:949-55.
  53. Meisel ZF, Carr BG, Conway PH. From comparative effectiveness research to patient-centered outcomes research: integrating emergency care goals, methods, and priorities. Ann Emerg Med. 2012; 60:309-16.
  54. Muething SE, Goudie A, Schoettker PJ, Donnelly LF, Goodfriend MA, Bracke TM, Brady PW, Wheeler DS, Anderson JM, Kotagal UR. Quality improvement initiative to reduce serious safety events and improve patient safety culture. Pediatrics. 2012; 130:e423-31.
  55. Mussman GM, Parker MW, Statile A, Sucharew H, Brady PW. Suctioning and length of stay in infants hospitalized with bronchiolitis. JAMA Pediatr. 2013; 167:414-21.
  56. Myers AL, Hall M, Williams DJ, Auger K, Tieder JS, Statile A, Jerardi K, McClain L, Shah SS. Prevalence of bacteremia in hospitalized pediatric patients with community-acquired pneumonia. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013; 32:736-740.
  57. Neuman MI, Hall M, Hersh AL, Brogan TV, Parikh K, Newland JG, Blaschke AJ, Williams DJ, Grijalva CG, Tyler A, Shah SS. Influence of hospital guidelines on management of children hospitalized with pneumonia. Pediatrics. 2012; 130:e823-30.
  58. Neuman MI, Shah SS, Shapiro DJ, Hersh AL. Emergency department management of childhood pneumonia in the United States prior to publication of national guidelines. Acad Emerg Med. 2013; 20:240-6.
  59. Nigrovic LE, Cohn KA, Lyons TW, Thompson AD, Hines EM, Welsh EJ, Shah SS. Enteroviral testing and length of hospital stay for children evaluated for lyme meningitis. J Emerg Med. 2013; 44:1196-200.
  60. Nigrovic LE, Fine AM, Monuteaux MC, Shah SS, Neuman MI. Trends in the management of viral meningitis at United States children's hospitals. Pediatrics. 2013; 131:670-6.
  61. O’Toole JK, Solan LG, Yau C, Weiser J, Sucharew H, Simmons JM. Pediatric hospitalist perceptions of the impact of duty hour changes on education and patient care. Hospital Pediatrics. 2013; 3:162-166.
  62. O'Toole JK, Burkhardt MC, Solan LG, Vaughn L, Klein MD. Resident confidence addressing social history: is it influenced by availability of social and legal resources?. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2012; 51:625-31.
  63. O'Toole JK, Solan LG, Burkhardt MC, Klein MD. Watch and learn: an innovative video trigger curriculum to increase resident screening for social determinants of health. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2013; 52:344-50.
  64. O'Toole JK, Stevenson AT, Good BP, Guiot AB, Solan LG, Tse LL, Landrigan CP, Sectish TC, Srivastava R, Starmer AJ, Spector ND. Closing the gap: a needs assessment of medical students and handoff training. J Pediatr. 2013; 162:887-888 e1.
  65. Parker M, Shah SS. Commentary on ‘Neuraminidase inhibitors for preventing and treating influenza in children (published trials only)’. Evidence-Based Child Health: A Cochrane Review Journal. 2012; 7:1791-1792.
  66. Parker MW, Schaffzin JK, Lo Vecchio A, Yau C, Vonderhaar K, Guiot A, Brinkman WB, White CM, Simmons JM, Gerhardt WE, Kotagal UR, Conway PH. Rapid adoption of Lactobacillus Rhamnosus GG for Acute Gastroenteritis. Pediatrics. 2013; 131 Suppl 1:S96-S102.
  67. Pasquali SK, Peterson ED, Jacobs JP, He X, Li JS, Jacobs ML, Gaynor JW, Hirsch JC, Shah SS, Mayer JE. Differential case ascertainment in clinical registry versus administrative data and impact on outcomes assessment for pediatric cardiac operations. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013; 95:197-203.
  68. Ross LF, Saal HM, David KL, Anderson RR, Antommaria AH. Technical report: Ethical and policy issues in genetic testing and screening of children. Genet Med. 2013; 15:234-45.
  69. Schaffzin JK, Southwick KL, Clement EJ, Konings F, Ganova-Raeva L, Xia G, Khudyakov Y, Johnson GS. Transmission of hepatitis B virus associated with assisted monitoring of blood glucose at an assisted living facility in New York State. Am J Infect Control. 2012; 40:726-31.
  70. Shah SS. Chlamydophila (Chlamydia) pneumoniae. In: SS Long, LK Pickering, CG Prober, eds. Principles and practice of pediatric infectious diseases. Philadelphia, PA: Churchill Livingstone; 2012:881-883.
  71. Shah SS. Mycoplasma pneumoniae. In: SS Long, LK Pickering, eds. Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Philadelphia, PA: Churchill Livingstone; 2012:993-997.
  72. Shah SS. Other Mycoplasma species. In: SS Long, LK Pickering, CG Prober, eds. Principles and practice of pediatric infectious diseases. Philadelphia, PA: Churchill Livingstone; 2012:998-999.
  73. Shah SS. Ureaplasma urealyticum. In: SS Long, LK Pickering, CG Prober, eds. Principles and practice of pediatric infectious diseases. Philadelphia, PA: Churchill Livingstone; 2012:1000-1002.
  74. Shand J, Berg J, Bogue C, Antommaria AH. Human embryonic stem cell (hESC) and human embryo research. Pediatrics. 2012; 130:972-7.
  75. Shaughnessy EE, Ginsbach K, Groeschl N, Bragg D, Weisgerber M. Brief educational intervention improves content of intern handovers. Journal of Graduate Medical Education. 2013; 5:150-153.
  76. Spector N, Rosenbluth G, Patel S, Destino L, O'Toole J, Everhart J, Stevenson A, Yu C, Calaman S, Allen A, Starmer A, Landrigan C, Sectish T. (2013) I-PASS handoff curriculum: campaign toolkit. MedEdPORTAL. .
  77. Spector N, Starmer A, Yu C, O'Toole J, Allen A, Tse L, Bale J, Bismilla Z, Calaman S, Coffey M, Cole F, Destino L, Everhart J, Hepps J, Kahana M, Lopreiato J, McGregor R, Patel S, Rosenbluth G, Srivastava R, Stevenson A, West D, Landrigan C, Sectish T. (2012) I-PASS handoff curriculum: core resident workshop. MedEdPORTAL. .
  78. Spooner SA. Protecting privacy in the child’s electronic health record. In: JJ Hutton, ed. Pediatric Biomedical Informatics: Computer Applications in Pediatric Research. New York: Springer; 2012:83-92.
  79. Spooner SA. We are still waiting for fully supportive electronic health records in pediatrics. Pediatrics. 2012; 130:e1674-6.
  80. Spooner SA, Dexheimer JW. Interfaces and data transmission standards. In: JJ Hutton, ed. Pediatric biomedical informatics: computer applications in pediatric research. New York: Springer; 2012:27-42.
  81. Spooner SA, Kirkendall ES. Pediatric electronic health records and research. In: JJ Hutton, ed. Pediatric biomedical informatics: computer applications in pediatric research. New York: Springer; 2012:3-26.
  82. Srinivasan L, Harris MC, Shah SS. Lumbar puncture in the neonate: challenges in decision making and interpretation. Semin Perinatol. 2012; 36:445-53.
  83. Srinivasan L, Pisapia JM, Shah SS, Halpern CH, Harris MC. Can broad-range 16S ribosomal ribonucleic acid gene polymerase chain reactions improve the diagnosis of bacterial meningitis? A systematic review and meta-analysis. Ann Emerg Med. 2012; 60:609-620 e2.
  84. Srinivasan L, Shah SS, Padula MA, Abbasi S, McGowan KL, Harris MC. Cerebrospinal fluid reference ranges in term and preterm infants in the neonatal intensive care unit. J Pediatr. 2012; 161:729-34.
  85. Test M, Shah SS, Monuteaux M, Ambroggio L, Lee EY, Markowitz RI, Bixby S, Diperna S, Servaes S, Hellinger JC, Neuman MI. Impact of clinical history on chest radiograph interpretation. J Hosp Med. 2012; 8:359-64.
  86. Thompson AD, Cohn KA, Shah SS, Lyons T, Welsh EJ, Hines EM, Nigrovic LE. Treatment complications in children with lyme meningitis. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2012; 31:1032-5.
  87. Tofani BF, Rineair SA, Gosdin CH, Pilcher PM, McGee S, Varadarajan KR, Schoettker PJ. Quality improvement project to reduce infiltration and extravasation events in a pediatric hospital. J Pediatr Nurs. 2012; 27:682-9.
  88. VanLare JM, Blum JD, Conway PH. Linking performance with payment: implementing the Physician Value-Based Payment Modifier. JAMA. 2012; 308:2089-90.
  89. VanLare JM, Conway PH. Value-based purchasing--national programs to move from volume to value. N Engl J Med. 2012; 367:292-5.
  90. Welsh EJ, Cohn KA, Nigrovic LE, Thompson AD, Hines EM, Lyons TW, Glatz AC, Shah SS. Electrocardiograph abnormalities in children with lyme meningitis. Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. 2012; 1:293-298.
  91. Wilfond BS, Magnus D, Antommaria AH, Appelbaum P, Aschner J, Barrington KJ, Beauchamp T, Boss RD, Burke W, Caplan AL, Capron AM, Cho M, Clayton EW, Cole FS, Darlow BA, Diekema D, Faden RR, Feudtner C, Fins JJ, Fost NC, Frader J, Hester DM, Janvier A, Joffe S, Kahn J, Kass NE, Kodish E, Lantos JD, McCullough L, McKinney R, Jr., Meadow W, O'Rourke PP, Powderly KE, Pursley DM, Ross LF, Sayeed S, Sharp RR, Sugarman J, Tarnow-Mordi WO, Taylor H, Tomlinson T, Truog RD, Unguru YT, Weise KL, Woodrum D, Youngner S. The OHRP and SUPPORT. N Engl J Med. 2013; 368:e36.