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1.

Beyond Medication Adherence: The Role of Patients' Beliefs and Life Context in Blood Pressure Control.

Kressin NR, Elwy AR, Glickman M, Orner MB, Fix GM, Borzecki AM, Katz LA, Cortés DE, Cohn ES, Barker A, Bokhour BG.

Ethn Dis. 2019 Oct 17;29(4):567-576. doi: 10.18865/ed.29.4.567. eCollection 2019 Fall.

PMID:
31641324
2.

Is there a 'best measure' of patient safety?

Borzecki AM, Rosen AK.

BMJ Qual Saf. 2019 Oct 8. pii: bmjqs-2019-009730. doi: 10.1136/bmjqs-2019-009730. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.

PMID:
31594843
3.

The Patient Safety Indicator Perioperative Pulmonary Embolism or Deep Vein Thrombosis: Is there associated surveillance bias in the Veterans Health Administration?

Borzecki AM, Chen Q, O'Brien W, Shwartz M, Najjar PA, Itani KMF, Rosen AK.

Am J Surg. 2018 Nov;216(5):974-979. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2018.06.023. Epub 2018 Jul 4.

PMID:
30005806
4.

Does Surveillance Bias Influence the Validity of Measures of Inpatient Complications? A Systematic Review.

Chen L, Chan JA, Alligood E, Rosen AK, Borzecki AM.

Am J Med Qual. 2018 May/Jun;33(3):291-302. doi: 10.1177/1062860617730900. Epub 2017 Sep 28.

PMID:
28958153
5.

Results of a Regional Effort to Improve Warfarin Management.

Rose AJ, Park A, Gillespie C, Van Deusen Lukas C, Ozonoff A, Petrakis BA, Reisman JI, Borzecki AM, Benedict AJ, Lukesh WN, Schmoke TJ, Jones EA, Morreale AP, Ourth HL, Schlosser JE, Mayo-Smith MF, Allen AL, Witt DM, Helfrich CD, McCullough MB.

Ann Pharmacother. 2017 May;51(5):373-379. doi: 10.1177/1060028016681030. Epub 2016 Dec 17.

PMID:
28367699
6.

Do Acute Myocardial Infarction and Heart Failure Readmissions Flagged as Potentially Preventable by the 3M Potentially Preventable Readmissions Software Have More Process-of-Care Problems?

Borzecki AM, Chen Q, Mull HJ, Shwartz M, Bhatt DL, Hanchate A, Rosen AK.

Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2016 Sep;9(5):532-41. doi: 10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.115.002509. Epub 2016 Sep 6.

PMID:
27601460
7.

A Systematic Review of Patient Safety Measures in Adult Primary Care.

Hatoun J, Chan JA, Yaksic E, Greenan MA, Borzecki AM, Shwartz M, Rosen AK.

Am J Med Qual. 2017 May/Jun;32(3):237-245. doi: 10.1177/1062860616644328. Epub 2016 Apr 26. Review.

PMID:
27117638
8.

Measuring readmissions after surgery: do different methods tell the same story?

Chen Q, Mull HJ, Rosen AK, Borzecki AM, Pilver C, Itani KM.

Am J Surg. 2016 Jul;212(1):24-33. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2015.08.020. Epub 2015 Oct 1.

PMID:
26506557
9.

Do pneumonia readmissions flagged as potentially preventable by the 3M PPR software have more process of care problems? A cross-sectional observational study.

Borzecki AM, Chen Q, Restuccia J, Mull HJ, Shwartz M, Gupta K, Hanchate A, Strymish J, Rosen A.

BMJ Qual Saf. 2015 Dec;24(12):753-63. doi: 10.1136/bmjqs-2014-003911. Epub 2015 Aug 17.

PMID:
26283672
10.

Partnering With VA Stakeholders to Develop a Comprehensive Patient Safety Data Display: Lessons Learned From the Field.

Chen Q, Shin MH, Chan JA, Sullivan JL, Borzecki AM, Shwartz M, Rivard PE, Hatoun J, Rosen AK.

Am J Med Qual. 2016 Mar-Apr;31(2):178-86. doi: 10.1177/1062860614560214. Epub 2014 Dec 10.

PMID:
25500716
11.

What is the value of adding Medicare data in estimating VA hospital readmission rates?

O'Brien WJ, Chen Q, Mull HJ, Shwartz M, Borzecki AM, Hanchate A, Rosen AK.

Health Serv Res. 2015 Feb;50(1):40-57. doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.12207. Epub 2014 Jul 15.

12.

Using estimated true safety event rates versus flagged safety event rates: does it change hospital profiling and payment?

Rosen AK, Chen Q, Borzecki AM, Shin M, Itani KM, Shwartz M.

Health Serv Res. 2014 Oct;49(5):1426-45. doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.12180. Epub 2014 Apr 30.

13.

Medical and surgical readmissions in the Veterans Health Administration: what proportion are related to the index hospitalization?

Rosen AK, Chen Q, Shin MH, O'Brien W, Shwartz M, Mull HJ, Cevasco M, Borzecki AM.

Med Care. 2014 Mar;52(3):243-9. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000000081.

PMID:
24374424
14.

Validity of ICD-9-CM codes for the identification of complications related to central venous catheterization.

Tukey MH, Borzecki AM, Wiener RS.

Am J Med Qual. 2015 Jan-Feb;30(1):52-7. doi: 10.1177/1062860613512518. Epub 2013 Dec 16.

15.

Detecting adverse events in surgery: comparing events detected by the Veterans Health Administration Surgical Quality Improvement Program and the Patient Safety Indicators.

Mull HJ, Borzecki AM, Loveland S, Hickson K, Chen Q, MacDonald S, Shin MH, Cevasco M, Itani KM, Rosen AK.

Am J Surg. 2014 Apr;207(4):584-95. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2013.08.031. Epub 2013 Nov 7.

16.

Comparison of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Patient Safety Indicator Rates Among Veteran Dual Users.

Chen Q, Hanchate A, Shwartz M, Borzecki AM, Mull HJ, Shin MH, Rosen AK.

Am J Med Qual. 2014 Jul-Aug;29(4):335-43. doi: 10.1177/1062860613499402. Epub 2013 Aug 22.

PMID:
23969475
17.

Using AHRQ patient safety indicators to detect postdischarge adverse events in the Veterans Health Administration.

Mull HJ, Borzecki AM, Chen Q, Shin MH, Rosen AK.

Am J Med Qual. 2014 May-Jun;29(3):213-9. doi: 10.1177/1062860613494751. Epub 2013 Aug 12.

18.

Comparing 2 methods of assessing 30-day readmissions: what is the impact on hospital profiling in the veterans health administration?

Mull HJ, Chen Q, O'Brien WJ, Shwartz M, Borzecki AM, Hanchate A, Rosen AK.

Med Care. 2013 Jul;51(7):589-96. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0b013e31829019a4.

19.

Improving the identification of postoperative wound dehiscence missed by the Patient Safety Indicator algorithm.

Borzecki AM, Cevasco M, Mull H, Shin M, Itani K, Rosen AK.

Am J Surg. 2013 Jun;205(6):674-80. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2012.07.040. Epub 2013 Feb 8.

PMID:
23395582
20.

Development and testing of tools to detect ambulatory surgical adverse events.

Mull HJ, Borzecki AM, Hickson K, Itani KM, Rosen AK.

J Patient Saf. 2013 Jun;9(2):96-102. doi: 10.1097/PTS.0b013e31827d1a88.

21.

Improving identification of postoperative respiratory failure missed by the patient safety indicator algorithm.

Borzecki AM, Cevasco M, Chen Q, Shin M, Itani KM, Rosen AK.

Am J Med Qual. 2013 Jul-Aug;28(4):315-23. doi: 10.1177/1062860612468482. Epub 2012 Dec 5.

PMID:
23221120
22.

Examining the relationship between processes of care and selected AHRQ patient safety indicators postoperative wound dehiscence and accidental puncture or laceration using the VA electronic medical record.

Chen Q, Borzecki AM, Cevasco M, Shin MH, Shwartz M, Itani KM, Rosen AK.

Am J Med Qual. 2013 May-Jun;28(3):206-13. doi: 10.1177/1062860612459070. Epub 2012 Sep 24.

PMID:
23007377
23.

Is development of postoperative venous thromboembolism related to thromboprophylaxis use? A case-control study in the Veterans Health Administration.

Borzecki AM, Cowan AJ, Cevasco M, Shin MH, Shwartz M, Itani K, Rosen AK.

Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2012 Aug;38(8):348-58.

PMID:
22946252
24.

The role of patients' explanatory models and daily-lived experience in hypertension self-management.

Bokhour BG, Cohn ES, Cortés DE, Solomon JL, Fix GM, Elwy AR, Mueller N, Katz LA, Haidet P, Green AR, Borzecki AM, Kressin NR.

J Gen Intern Med. 2012 Dec;27(12):1626-34. doi: 10.1007/s11606-012-2141-2. Epub 2012 Jul 21.

25.

Excess costs attributable to postoperative complications.

Carey K, Stefos T, Shibei Zhao, Borzecki AM, Rosen AK.

Med Care Res Rev. 2011 Aug;68(4):490-503. doi: 10.1177/1077558710396378. Epub 2011 May 2.

PMID:
21536599
26.

How valid is the AHRQ Patient Safety Indicator "postoperative physiologic and metabolic derangement"?

Borzecki AM, Cevasco M, Chen Q, Shin M, Itani KM, Rosen AK.

J Am Coll Surg. 2011 Jun;212(6):968-976.e1-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2011.01.001. Epub 2011 Apr 13.

PMID:
21489834
27.

Validity of the AHRQ Patient Safety Indicator "central venous catheter-related bloodstream infections".

Cevasco M, Borzecki AM, O'Brien WJ, Chen Q, Shin MH, Itani KM, Rosen AK.

J Am Coll Surg. 2011 Jun;212(6):984-90. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2011.02.005. Epub 2011 Apr 13.

PMID:
21489833
28.

Detecting patient safety indicators: How valid is "foreign body left during procedure" in the Veterans Health Administration?

Chen Q, Rosen AK, Cevasco M, Shin M, Itani KM, Borzecki AM.

J Am Coll Surg. 2011 Jun;212(6):977-83. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2011.02.003. Epub 2011 Apr 13.

PMID:
21489830
29.

Positive predictive value of the AHRQ Patient Safety Indicator "postoperative wound dehiscence".

Cevasco M, Borzecki AM, McClusky DA 3rd, Chen Q, Shin MH, Itani KM, Rosen AK.

J Am Coll Surg. 2011 Jun;212(6):962-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2011.01.053. Epub 2011 Apr 13.

PMID:
21489829
30.

Positive predictive value of the AHRQ Patient Safety Indicator "Postoperative Sepsis": implications for practice and policy.

Cevasco M, Borzecki AM, Chen Q, Zrelak PA, Shin M, Romano PS, Itani KM, Rosen AK.

J Am Coll Surg. 2011 Jun;212(6):954-61. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2010.11.013. Epub 2011 Apr 7.

PMID:
21474345
31.

How valid is the AHRQ Patient Safety Indicator "postoperative hemorrhage or hematoma"?

Borzecki AM, Kaafarani H, Cevasco M, Hickson K, Macdonald S, Shin M, Itani KM, Rosen AK.

J Am Coll Surg. 2011 Jun;212(6):946-953.e1-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2010.09.033. Epub 2011 Apr 7.

PMID:
21474344
32.

How valid is the AHRQ Patient Safety Indicator "postoperative respiratory failure"?

Borzecki AM, Kaafarani HM, Utter GH, Romano PS, Shin MH, Chen Q, Itani KM, Rosen AK.

J Am Coll Surg. 2011 Jun;212(6):935-45. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2010.09.034. Epub 2011 Apr 7.

PMID:
21474343
33.

Designing an abstraction instrument: lessons from efforts to validate the AHRQ patient safety indicators.

Utter GH, Borzecki AM, Rosen AK, Zrelak PA, Sadeghi B, Baron R, Cuny J, Kaafarani HM, Geppert JJ, Romano PS.

Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2011 Jan;37(1):20-8.

PMID:
21306062
34.

Comparison of in-hospital versus 30-day mortality assessments for selected medical conditions.

Borzecki AM, Christiansen CL, Chew P, Loveland S, Rosen AK.

Med Care. 2010 Dec;48(12):1117-21. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0b013e3181ef9d53.

PMID:
20978451
35.

Validity of selected Patient Safety Indicators: opportunities and concerns.

Kaafarani HM, Borzecki AM, Itani KM, Loveland S, Mull HJ, Hickson K, Macdonald S, Shin M, Rosen AK.

J Am Coll Surg. 2011 Jun;212(6):924-34. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2010.07.007. Epub 2010 Dec 14.

PMID:
20869268
36.

Trends in the inpatient quality indicators: the Veterans Health Administration experience.

Borzecki AM, Christiansen CL, Loveland S, Chew P, Rosen AK.

Med Care. 2010 Aug;48(8):694-702. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0b013e3181e419e3.

PMID:
20613657
37.

The epidemiology and management of severe hypertension.

Borzecki AM, Kader B, Berlowitz DR.

J Hum Hypertens. 2010 Jan;24(1):9-18. doi: 10.1038/jhh.2009.37.

38.

Racial differences in the prevalence of atrial fibrillation among males.

Borzecki AM, Bridgers DK, Liebschutz JM, Kader B, Kazis LE, Berlowitz DR.

J Natl Med Assoc. 2008 Feb;100(2):237-45.

PMID:
18300541
39.

Survival in end stage renal disease: calcium carbonate vs. sevelamer.

Borzecki AM, Lee A, Wang SW, Brenner L, Kazis LE.

J Clin Pharm Ther. 2007 Dec;32(6):617-24.

PMID:
18021340
40.

Blood pressure and survival in the oldest old.

Oates DJ, Berlowitz DR, Glickman ME, Silliman RA, Borzecki AM.

J Am Geriatr Soc. 2007 Mar;55(3):383-8.

PMID:
17341240
41.

The effect of age on hypertension control and management.

Borzecki AM, Glickman ME, Kader B, Berlowitz DR.

Am J Hypertens. 2006 May;19(5):520-7.

PMID:
16647627
42.
43.

Do poor health behaviors affect health-related quality of life and healthcare utilization among veterans? The Veterans Health Study.

Borzecki AM, Lee A, Kalman D, Kazis LE.

J Ambul Care Manage. 2005 Apr-Jun;28(2):141-56.

PMID:
15923947
44.

Barriers to hypertension control.

Borzecki AM, Oliveria SA, Berlowitz DR.

Am Heart J. 2005 May;149(5):785-94. Review. No abstract available.

PMID:
15894958
45.

Identifying hypertension-related comorbidities from administrative data: what's the optimal approach?

Borzecki AM, Wong AT, Hickey EC, Ash AS, Berlowitz DR.

Am J Med Qual. 2004 Sep-Oct;19(5):201-6.

PMID:
15532912
46.

Can we use automated data to assess quality of hypertension care?

Borzecki AM, Wong AT, Hickey EC, Ash AS, Berlowitz DR.

Am J Manag Care. 2004 Jul;10(7 Pt 2):473-9. Erratum in: Am J Manag Care. 2004 Sep;10(9):586.

47.

Hypertension control: how well are we doing?

Borzecki AM, Wong AT, Hickey EC, Ash AS, Berlowitz DR.

Arch Intern Med. 2003 Dec 8-22;163(22):2705-11.

PMID:
14662624
48.

Should noncardiac chest pain be treated empirically? A cost-effectiveness analysis.

Borzecki AM, Pedrosa MC, Prashker MJ.

Arch Intern Med. 2000 Mar 27;160(6):844-52.

PMID:
10737285

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