UCLA/Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science RCMAR/CHIME


2012 Publications

All manuscripts listed on this page, acknowledge receiving support from RCMAR/CHIME (NIA Grant #P30-AG021684).

Kietzman KG, Wallace SP, Durazo EM, Torres JM, Choi AS, Benjamin AE, Mendez-Luck CA . A portrait of older Californians with disabilities who rely on public services to remain independent. Home Health Care Serv Q. 2012;31(4):317-36. doi: 10.1080/01621424.2012.734744. PMID: 23216515.
Evangelista LS, Lombardo D, Malik S, Ballard-Hernandez J, Motie M, Liao S. Examining the effects of an outpatient palliative care consultation on symptom burden, depression, and quality of life in patients with symptomatic heart failure. J Card Fail. 2012 Dec;18(12):894-9. doi: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2012.10.019. PMID: 23207076. PMCID: PMC Journal – In process.
Lee CI, Basset LW, Leng M, Maliski SL, Pezeshki BB, Wells CJ, Mangione CM, Naeim A. Patients' willingness to participate in a breast cancer biobank at screening mammogram. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2012 Dec;136(3):899-906. doi: 10.1007/s10549-012-2324-x. Epub 2012 Nov 6. PMID: 23129174. PMCID: PMC Journal – In Process.
Haviland AM, Elliott MN, Weech-Maldonado R, Hambarsoomian K, Orr N, Hays RD. Racial/ethnic disparities in medicare Part D experiences. Med Care. 2012 Nov;50 Suppl:S40-7. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0b013e3182610aa5. PMID: 23064276. PMCID: PMC Journal – In Process
Weech-Maldonado R, Elliott M, Pradhan R, Schiller C, Hall A, Hays RD. Can hospital culture competency reduce disparities in patient experiences with care? Med Care. 2012 Nov;50 Suppl:S48-55. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0b013e3182610ad1. PMID: 23064277. PMCID: PMC Journal – In Process.
Paz SH, Spritzer KL, Morales LS, Hays RD. Evaluation of the Patient-Reported Outcomes Information System (PROMIS®) Spanish-language physical functioning items. Qual Life Res. 2012 Nov 3. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23124505. NIHMS419397.
Kimbro LB, Steers WN, Mangione CM, Duru OK , Ettner SL. The association of depression and the cardiovascular risk factors of blood pressure, HbA1c, and body mass index among patients with diabetes: Results from the Translating Research into Action for Diabetes Study. Int J Endocrinol. 2012;2012:747460. doi: 10.1155/2012/747460. Epub 2012 Nov 22. PMID: 3227045. PMCID: PMC3512230.
McInnes DK, Brown JA, Hays RD, Gallagher P, Ralston JD, Hugh M, Kanter M, Serrato CA, Cosenza C, Halamka J, Ding L, Clearly PD. Development and evaluation of CAHPS questions to assess the impact of health information technology on patient experiences with ambulatory care. Med Care. 2012 Nov;50 Suppl:S11-9. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0b013e3182610a50. PMID: 23064271. PMCID: PMC3525454.
Martino SC, Kanouse DE, Elliott MN, Teleki SS, Hays RD. A field experiment on the impact of physicianlevel performance data on consumers' choice of physician. Med Care. 2012 Nov;50 Suppl:S65-73. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0b013e31826b1049. PMID: 23064279. PMCID: PMC3480665.
Vassar SD, Bordelon YM, Hays RD, Diaz N, Rausch R, Mao C, Vickrey BG. Confirmatory factor analysis of the motor unified Parkinson's disease rating scale.Parkinsons Dis. 2012;2012:719167. doi: 10.1155/2012/719167. Epub 2012 Oct 22. PMID: 23133789. PMCID: PMC3486132.
Suskind AM, Berry SH, Suttorp MJ, Elliott MN, Hays RD, Ewing BA, Clemens JQ. Health-related quality of life in patients with interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome and frequently associated comorbidities. Qual Life Res. 2012 Oct 7. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23054497. PMCID: PMC Journal – In Process.
Weech-Maldonado R, Carle A, Weidmer B, Hurtado M, Ngo-Metzger Q, Hays RD. The Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) cultural competence (CC) item set. Med Care. 2012 Sep;50(9 Suppl 2):S22-31. PMID: 22895226. PMCID: PMC Journal – In Process.
Evangelista LS, Motie M, Lombardo D, Ballard-Hernandez J, Malik S, Liao S. Does preparedness planning improve attitudes and completion of advance directives in patients with symptomatic heart failure? J Palliat Med. 2012 Sep 18. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 22989252. PMCID: PMC Journal – In Process.
Weidmer BA, Brach C, Hays RD. Development and evaluation of CAHPS survey items assessing how well healthcare providers address health literacy. Med Care. 2012 Sep;50(9 Suppl 2):S3-11. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0b013e3182652482. PMID: 22895227. PMCID: PMC Journal – In Process.
Thrasher AD, Clay OJ, Ford CL, Stewart AL. Theory-guided selection of discrimination measures for racial/ethnic health disparities research among older adults. J Aging Health. 2012 Sep;24(6):1018-43. Epub 2012 Mar 26. PMID: 22451527. PMC Journal- In process.
Song S, Burgess RE, Kidwell CS. Racial differences by ischemic stroke subtype: A comprehensive diagnostic approach. Stroke Res Treat. 2012;2012:735097. Epub 2012 May 7. PMID: 22645703. PMCID: PMC3356943.
Weech-Maldonado R, Elliott MN, Pradhan R, Schiller C, Dreaschlin, Hays RD. Moving towards culturally competent health systems: Organizational and market factors. Social Science & Medicine. 2012 Sep:75(5):815-822.  Epub 2012 May 5.  PMID: 22647564. NIHMS: 335794.
Weidmer BA, Brach C, Slaughter ME, Hays RD. Development of items to assess patients’ health literacy experiences at hospitals for the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) Hospital Survey. Med Care. 2012 Sep;50(9 Suppl 2):S12-21. PMID: 22895225. PMCID: PMC Journal – In Process.
del Pino H, Moore AA.  Leveraging Family Values to Decrease Unhealthy Alcohol Use in Aging Latino Day Laborers.  J Immigr Minor Health. 2012 Aug 9. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID:22875280. PMC Journal- In process.
Jimenez N, Moreno G, Leng M, Buchwald D, Morales LS.  Patient-reported quality of pain treatment and use of interpreters in hospitalized Spanish-speaking women. J Gen Intern Med. 2012 Jul 11. [Epub ahead of print.]  PMID: 22782281.  PMC Journal – In process.
Lee M, SaverJL, Hao Q, Starkman S, Salamon N, Ali LK, Kim D, Ovbiagele B, Song S, Raychev R, Abcede H, Fiaz R, Liebeskind DS; for the UCLA Stroke Investigators.  Anterior choroidal artery ischaemic patterns predict outcome of carotid occlusion. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2012 Jun;83(6):586-590. Epub 2012 Apr 4.  PMID: 22492212. PMC Journal- In process.
Peek ME, Wilson SC, Bussey-Jones J, Lypson M, Cordasco K, Jacobs EA, Bright C, Brown AF. A study of national physician organizations' efforts to reduce racial and ethnic health disparities in the United States. Acad Med. 2012 Jun;87(6):694-700.  Epub 2012 Apr 24. PMID: 22534593. PMC Journal- In process.
Rose DE, Tisnado DM, Tisnado ML, Malin JL, Adams JL, Ganz PA, Kahn KL. Prevalence, predictors, and patient outcomes associated with physician co-management: Findings from the Los Angeles Women's Health Study. Health Serv Res. 2012 Jun; 47(3 Pt 1):1091-116. Epub 2011 Dec 15. PMID: 22171977. PMCID: PMC Journal- In process.
Maglinte GA, Hays RD, Kaplan RM.  US general population norms for telephone administration of the SF-36v2.  J Clin Epidemiol.  2012 May;65(5):497-502. Epub 2012 Jan 24. PMID: 22269331. PMC Journal- In process.
Lee SJ, Newman PA, Comulada WS, Cunningham WE , Duan N. Use of conjoint analysis to assess HIV vaccine acceptability: feasibility of an innovation in the assessment of consumer health-care preferences. Int J STD AIDS. 2012 Apr;23(4):235-41. PMID: 22581945. PMCID: PMC3372064.
Towfighi A, Markovic D, Ovbiagele B. Temporal trends in risk of future cardiac events among stroke survivors in the United States. Int J Stroke. 2012 Apr;7(3):207-12. Epub 2012 Feb 15. PMID: 22335823. PMC Journal- In process.
Hsiao AF, York R, Hsiao I, Hansen E, Hays RD, Ives J, Coulter ID.  A randomized controlled study to evaluate the efficacy of noninvasive limb cover for chronic phantom limb pain among veteran amputees. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2012 Apr;93(4):617-22. PMID: 22464089. PMC Journal- In process.
Han PK, Lee M, Reeve BB, Mariotto AB, Wang Z, Hays RD, Yabroff KR, Topor M, Feuer EJ.  Development of a prognostic model for six-month mortality in older adults with declining health. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2012 Mar;43(3):527-39. Epub 2011 Nov 8. PMID: 22071167. PMCID: PMC3289041.
Feeny D, Spritzer K, Hays RD, Liu HH, Ganiats TG, Kaplan RM, Palta M, Fryback DG. Agreement about identifying patients who change over time: Cautionary results in cataract and heart failure patients. Med Decis Making. 2012 Mar;32(2):273-286.  Epub 2011 Oct 18. PMID: 22009666. PMC Journal – In process.
Lee M, Saver JL, Alger JR, Hao Q, Starkman S, Ali LK, Kim D,Ovbiagele B, Vespa PM, Froehler MT, Tenser MS, Salamon N, Villablanca JP, Jahan R, Duckwiler GR, Tateshima S, Gonzalez N, Vinuela F, Liebeskind DS.  Blood-brain barrier permeability derangements in posterior circulation ischemic stroke: Frequency and relation to hemorrhagic transformation. J Neurol Sci. 2012 Feb 15;313(1-2):142-6. Epub 2011 Sep 25. PMID: 21945462. PMCID: PMC3254818.
Ovbiagele B. Sex-specific time trends in very elderly patients (aged ≧80 years) hospitalized with myocardial infarction. Med Princ Pract. 2012;21(1):93-6. Epub 2011 Oct 21. PMID: 22024727. PMC Journal- In process.
Herrera AP, Mendez-Luck CA, Crist JD, Smith ML, Warre R, Ory MG, Markides K.  Psychological and cognitive health differences by caregiver status among older age Mexican Americans.  Community Mental Health Journal. 2012 Feb 7. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 22311331. PMC Journal- In process.
Bharmal N, Kennedy D,Jones L, Lee-Johnson C, Morris D, Caldwell B, Brown A, Houston T, Meeks C, Vargas R, Franco I, Razzak AR, Brown AF. Through our eyes: Exploring African-American men's perspective on factors affecting transition to manhood. J Gen Intern Med. 2012 Feb;27(2):153-159. Epub 2011 Sep 12.  PMID: 21910088. PMCID: PMC3270242.
Weech-Maldonado R, Dreachslin JL, Brown J, Pradhan R, Schiller C, Hays RD.  Cultural Competency Assessment Tool for Hospitals (CCATH):  Evaluating hospitals’ adherence to the CLAS standards.  Health Care Manage Rev. 2012 Jan-Mar;37(1):54-66. PMID: 21934511. PMC Journal- In Process.
Walker KO, Moreno G, Grumbach K.  The association among specialty, race, ethnicity, and practice location among California physicians in diverse specialties.” J Natl Med Assoc.  2012 Jan-Feb;104(1-2):46-52.  PMID 22708247.  PMC Journal – In process.
Xu H, Thursteon RC, Matthews KA, Bryce CL, Hays RD, Kapoor WN, Ness RB, Hess R.  Are hot flashes associated with sleep disturbance during midlife? Results from the STRIDE cohort study.  Maturitas. 2012 Jan 71:34-38.  PMID: 22051577. PMCID: PMC3253872.
Khanna D, Maranian P, Rothrock N, Cella D, Gershon R, Khanna PP, Spiegel B, Furst DE, Clements PJ, Bechtel A, Hays RD.  Feasibility and construct validity of (PROMIS®) and “Legacy” instruments in an academic scleroderma clinic.  Value Health.  2012 Jan/Feb;15(1):128-134. PMID: 22264980. PMCID: PMC3457915.
Kim Y, Evangelista LS, Phillips LR, Pavlish C, Kopple JD. Racial/ethnic differences in illness, perceptions in minority patients undergoing maintenance hemodialysis. Nephrol Nurs J. 2012 Jan-Feb;39(1):39-48; quiz 49. PMID: 22480051. PMCID: PMC3390251.
Duru OK, Harawa NT, Kermah D, Norris KC.  Allostatic load burden and racial disparities in mortality.  J Nat’l Med Assoc.  2012 Jan-Feb;104(1-2):89-95.  PMID: 22708252.  PMCID: PMC3417124.
Lertdumrongluk P, Kovesdy CP, Norris KC, Kalantar-Zadeh K. Nutritional and inflammatory axis of racial survival disparities. Semin Dial. 2013 Jan-Feb;26(1):36-9. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12025. Epub 2012 Dec 12. PMID: 23230959. PMCID: PMCID: PMC3556336.
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