Publications

Byczkowski, TL; Vockell, AL B; Krier, DJ; Britto, MT. Development of a motivation-based tool to facilitate individualized self-management interventions for adolescents with asthma. Patient Education and Counseling. 2022; 105:2198-2205.

Pajor, NM; Kaiser, ML; Brinker, ME; Mullen, LA; Schuler, CL; Hart, CK; Britto, MT; Torres-Silva, CA; Hysinger, EB; Amin, RS; et al. Improving Home Ventilator Alarm Use Among Children Requiring Chronic Mechanical Ventilation. Pediatrics. 2022; 149.

Albon, D; Thomas, L; Hoberg, L; Stamper, S; Somerville, L; Varghese, P; Balasa, E; Roman, M; Britto, MT; Miner, M; et al. Cystic fibrosis learning network telehealth innovation lab during the COVID-19 pandemic: a success QI story for interdisciplinary care and agenda setting. BMJ Open Quality. 2022; 11.

Dewan, M; Soberano, B; Sosa, T; Zackoff, M; Hagedorn, P; Brady, PW; Chima, RS; Stalets, EL; Moore, L; Britto, M; et al. Assessment of a Situation Awareness Quality Improvement Intervention to Reduce Cardiac Arrests in the PICU. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. 2022; 23:4-12.

Ong, T; Onchiri, FM; Britto, MT; Heltshe, SL; Kessler, LG; Seid, M; Ramsey, BW. Impact of guideline-recommended dietitian assessments on weight gain in infants with cystic fibrosis. Journal of Cystic Fibrosis. 2022; 21:115-122.

Giambra, BK; Mangeot, C; Benscoter, DT; Britto, MT. A Description of Children Dependent on Long Term Ventilation via Tracheostomy and Their Hospital Resource Use. Journal of Pediatric Nursing. 2021; 61:96-101.

Overmann, KM; Vukovic, AA; Britto, MT. A Content Analysis of Emergency Department Discharge Instructions for Acute Pediatric Febrile Illnesses: The Current State and Opportunities for Improvement. Journal of Patient Experience. 2021; 8.

Hood, AM; Nwankwo, C; Walton, A; Mctate, E; Joffe, N; Quinn, CT; Britto, MT; Peugh, J; Mara, CA; Crosby, LE. Mobile health use predicts self-efficacy and self-management in adolescents with sickle cell disease. Translational Behavioral Medicine. 2021; 11:1823-1831.

Connell, SK; Burkhart, Q; Tolpadi, A; Parast, L; Gidengil, CA; Yung, S; Basco, WT; Williams, D; Britto, MT; Brittan, M; et al. Quality of Care for Youth Hospitalized for Suicidal Ideation and Self-Harm. Ambulatory Pediatrics. 2021; 21:1179-1186.

Shears, EA; Henkel, PG; Mayhaus, D; Bedinghaus, C; Hawkins, DA; Aull, A; Sparks, KM; Britto, MT. Quality Improvement for Rapid Development and Scale-Up of COVID-19-Related Screening Processes. Pediatrics. 2021; 147.

Hood, AM; Strong, H; Nwankwo, C; Johnson, Y; Peugh, J; Mara, CA; Shook, LM; Brinkman, WB; Real, FJ; Klein, MD; et al. Engaging Caregivers and Providers of Children With Sickle Cell Anemia in Shared Decision Making for Hydroxyurea: Protocol for a Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial. JMIR Research Protocols. 2021; 10.

Strong, H; Harry, O; Westcott, E; Kidwell, KM; Couch, SC; Peairs, A; Britto, MT; Crosby, LE. Weight status and health behaviors of adolescents and young adults with sickle cell disease: The emerging risk for obesity. Pediatric Hematology and Oncology. 2021; 38:265-271.

Weidler, EM; Britto, MT; Sitzman, TJ. Facilitators and Barriers to Implementing Standardized Outcome Measurement for Children With Cleft Lip and Palate. Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal. 2021; 58:7-18.

Hood, AM; Strong, H; Nwankwo, C; Johnson, Y; Mara, CA; Shook, LM; Brinkman, W; Real, FJ; Klein, M; King, AA; et al. Addressing Recruitment Challenges in the Engage-HU Trial in Young Children with Sickle Cell Disease. Blood. 2020; 136:26-27.

Crosby, LE; Hood, A; Kidwell, K; Nwankwo, C; Peugh, J; Strong, H; Quinn, C; Britto, MT. Improving self-management in adolescents with sickle cell disease. Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 2020; 67.

Schondelmeyer, AC; Dewan, ML; Brady, PW; Timmons, KM; Cable, R; Britto, MT; Bonafide, CP. Cardiorespiratory and Pulse Oximetry Monitoring in Hospitalized Children: A Delphi Process. Pediatrics. 2020; 146.

Sitzman, TJ; Tse, RW; Allori, AC; Fisher, DM; Samson, TD; Beals, SP; Matic, DB; Marcus, JR; Grossoehme, DH; Britto, MT. Feasibility of Surgeon-Delivered Audit and Feedback Incorporating Peer Surgical Coaching to Reduce Fistula Incidence following Cleft Palate Repair: A Pilot Trial. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2020; 146:144-153.

Sitzman, TJ; Carle, AC; Lundberg, JN; Heaton, PC; Helmrath, MA; Trotman, C; Britto, MT. Marked Variation Exists Among Surgeons and Hospitals in the Use of Secondary Cleft Lip Surgery. Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal. 2020; 57:198-207.

Desai, AD; Zhou, C; Simon, TD; Mangione-Smith, R; Britto, MT. Validation of a Parent-Reported Hospital-to-Home Transition Experience Measure. Pediatrics. 2020; 145.

Kidwell, KM; Peugh, J; Westcott, E; Nwankwo, C; Britto, MT; Quinn, CT; Crosby, LE. Acceptability and Feasibility of a Disease-specific Patient Portal in Adolescents With Sickle Cell Disease. Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. 2019; 41:561-567.

Sitzman, TJ; Carle, AC; Heaton, PC; Helmrath, MA; Britto, MT. Five-Fold Variation Among Surgeons and Hospitals in the Use of Secondary Palate Surgery. Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal. 2019; 56:586-594.

Hildenbrand, AK; Quinn, CT; Mara, CA; Peugh, JL; McTate, EA; Britto, MT; Crosby, LE. A preliminary investigation of the psychometric properties of PROMIS® scales in emerging adults with sickle cell disease. Health Psychology. 2019; 38:386-390.

Crosby, LE; Walton, A; Shook, LM; Ware, RE; Treadwell, M; Saving, KL; Britto, M; Peugh, J; McTate, E; Oyeku, S; et al. Development of a Hydroxyurea Decision Aid for Parents of Children With Sickle Cell Anemia. Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. 2019; 41:56-63.

Britto, MT; Fuller, SC; Kaplan, HC; Kotagal, U; Lannon, C; Margolis, PA; Muething, SE; Schoettker, PJ; Seid, M. Using a network organisational architecture to support the development of Learning Healthcare Systems. BMJ Quality and Safety. 2018; 27:937-946.

Desai, AD; Simon, TD; Leyenaar, JA K; Britto, MT; Mangione-Smith, R. Utilizing Family-Centered Process and Outcome Measures to Assess Hospital-to-Home Transition Quality. Ambulatory Pediatrics. 2018; 18:843-846.

Desai, AD; Jacob-Files, EA; Lowry, SJ; Opel, DJ; Mangione-Smith, R; Britto, MT; Howard, WJ. Development of a Caregiver-Reported Experience Measure for Pediatric Hospital-to-Home Transitions. Health Services Research. 2018; 53 Suppl 1:3084-3106.

Gerhardt, WE; Mara, CA; Kudel, I; Morgan, EM; Schoettker, PJ; Napora, J; Britto, MT; Alessandrini, EA. Systemwide Implementation of Patient-Reported Outcomes in Routine Clinical Care at a Children's Hospital. Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety. 2018; 44:441-453.

Parast, L; Burkhart, Q; Gidengil, C; Schneider, EC; Mangione-Smith, R; Lion, C; McGlynn, EA; Carle, A; Britto, MT; Elliott, MN. Validation of New Care Coordination Quality Measures for Children with Medical Complexity. Ambulatory Pediatrics. 2018; 18:581-588.

Giambra, BK; Mangeot, C; Benscoter, DT; Britto, MT. Identification of hospitalized tracheostomy and ventilator dependent patients in administrative data. Pediatric Pulmonology. 2018; 53:973-978.

Desai, AD; Jacob-Files, EA; Wignall, J; Wang, G; Pratt, W; Mangione-Smith, R; Britto, MT. Caregiver and Health Care Provider Perspectives on Cloud-Based Shared Care Plans for Children With Medical Complexity. Hospital pediatrics. 2018; 8:394-403.

Bardach, NS; Burkhart, Q; Richardson, LP; Roth, CP; Michael Murphy, J; Parast, L; Gidengil, CA; Marmet, J; Britto, MT; Mangione-Smith, R. Hospital-Based Quality Measures for Pediatric Mental Health Care. Pediatrics. 2018; 141.

Dodds, CM; Britto, MT. Learnings from a pragmatic pilot trial of text messaging for high-risk adolescents with asthma. Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. 2018; 120:546-547.

Parast, L; Bardach, NS; Burkhart, Q; Richardson, LP; Murphy, JM; Gidengil, CA; Britto, MT; Elliott, MN; Mangione-Smith, R. Development of New Quality Measures for Hospital-Based Care of Suicidal Youth. Ambulatory Pediatrics. 2018; 18:248-255.

Bentti Vockell, AL; Wimberg, J; Britto, M; Nye, A. Using a Parent Coordinator to Support the Role of the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in Care Coordination. Journal of Pediatric Health Care. 2018; 32:36-42.

Giambra, BK; Haas, SM; Britto, MT; Lipstein, EA. Exploration of Parent-Provider Communication During Clinic Visits for Children With Chronic Conditions. Journal of Pediatric Health Care. 2018; 32:21-28.

A photo of Maria Britto.

Maria T. Britto, MD, MPH
Professor
UC Department of Pediatrics
UC Department of Adolescent Medicine

Phone: 513-636-4681
Fax: 513-636-0727
Email: maria.britto@cchmc.org