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Allison MD, MS $653.00 Quantity: Subscribe Share Format: Print ISBN/ISSN:0025-7079 Term: Term 1 2 3 Price Type: Individual Institution In-Training Country: Canada/Mexico Rest of World UK/Australia United States Description Rated as one of the top ten journals in healthcare administration, Medical Care is devoted to all aspects of the administration and delivery of healthcare. This scholarly journal publishes original, peer-reviewed papers documenting the most current developments in the rapidly changing field of healthcare. This timely journal reports on the findings of original investigations into issues related to the research, planning, organization, financing, provision, and evaluation of health services.In addition, numerous special supplementary issues that focus on specialized topics are produced with each volume. All subscribers to the Journal receive copies of supplemental issues along with their regular issue. Official Journal of the Medical Care Section of the American Public Health Association.Ranked 9th among 82 in Health Care Sciences & Services. An individual subscription includes 12 print issues plus full-text online access to all current and back issues. Visit the journal online at www.lww-medicalcare.com Features --Original, peer-reviewed articles --Brief reports --Editorials --Frequent supplements --Online-only subscriptions available About the Editor(s) Catarina Kiefe MD, PhDUniversity of Alabama at BirminghamJeroan J. Allison MD, MSUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham Specs ISBN/ISSN: 0025-7079Publication Frequency: Published 12 times per year (Monthly) Table Of Contents Ascertainment of Testosterone Prescribing Practices in the VA.Jasuja, Guneet; Bhasin, Shalender; Reisman, Joel; Berlowitz, Dan; Rose, Adam; MD, MScArticle - Original Articles; pg. 746-752PDF: 179758 KB Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.Weekend Discharges and Length of Stay Among Veterans Admitted for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.Rinne, Seppo; MD, PhD; Wong, Edwin; Hebert, Paul; Au, David; Lindenauer, Peter; Neely, Emily; Sulc, Christine; Liu, Chuan-FenArticle - Original Articles; pg. 753-757PDF: 187823 KB Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.Prevalence, Geographic Variation, and Trends in Hospital Services Relevant to the Care of Older Adults: Development of the Senior Care Services Scale and Examination of Measurement Properties.Arbaje, Alicia; MD, MPH; Yu, Qilu; Newhall, Karina; Leff, BruceArticle - Original Articles; pg. 768-775PDF: 473570 KB Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.Potentially Preventable Hospitalizations in Medicare Patients With Diabetes: A Comparison of Primary Care Provided by Nurse Practitioners Versus Physicians.Kuo, Yong-Fang; Chen, Nai-Wei; Baillargeon, Jacques; Raji, Mukaila; Goodwin, JamesArticle - Original Articles; pg. 776-783PDF: 188084 KB Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.Effects of Government Supervision on Quality of Integrated Diabetes Care: A Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial.Oude Wesselink, Sandra; Lingsma, Hester; Ketelaars, Corry; Mackenbach, Johan; MD, PhD; Robben, Paul; MD, PhDArticle - Original Articles; pg. 784-791PDF: 146123 KB Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.The Quality of Diabetes Management Among Mexican Adults in California: Does Generational Status Matter?.Ortiz, Selena; PhD, MPH; Perez, Debra; MPA, MA; Ponce, Ninez; MPP, PhDArticle - Original Articles; pg. 792-799PDF: 145923 KB Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.Rural Medicare Beneficiaries Have Fewer Follow-up Visits and Greater Emergency Department Use Postdischarge.Toth, Matthew; PhD, MSW; Holmes, Mark; Van Houtven, Courtney; Toles, Mark; PhD, RN; Weinberger, Morris; RN, PhD; Silberman, Pam; JD, DrArticle - Original Articles; pg. 800-808PDF: 259999 KB Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.Evaluating Differential Item Functioning in the English General Practice Patient Survey: Comparison of South Asian and White British Subgroups.Setodji, Claude; Elliott, Marc; Abel, Gary; Burt, Jenni; Roland, Martin; Campbell, JohnArticle - Original Articles; pg. 809-817PDF: 227412 KB Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.Development of a Hospital Outcome Measure Intended for Use With Electronic Health Records: 30-Day Risk-standardized Mortality After Acute Myocardial Infarction.McNamara, Robert; MD, MHS; Wang, Yongfei; Partovian, Chohreh; MD, PhD; Montague, Julia; Mody, Purav; Eddy, Elizabeth; Krumholz, Harlan; MD, SM; Bernheim, Susannah; MD, MHSArticle - Original Articles; pg. 818-826PDF: 6110654 KB Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.Reducing Time-dependent Bias in Estimates of the Attributable Cost of Health Care-associated Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus Infections: A Comparison of Three Estimation Strategies.Nelson, Richard; Samore, Matthew; Jones, Makoto; Greene, Tom; Stevens, Vanessa; Liu, Chuan-Fen; Graves, Nicholas; Evans, Martin; Rubin, Michael; MD, PhDArticle - Original Articles; pg. 827-834PDF: 218785 KB Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.The Role of Long-term Acute Care Hospitals in Treating the Critically Ill and Medically Complex: An Analysis of Nonventilator Patients: Erratum.Correction - Erratum; pg. 835-PDF: 76680 KB Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.Irrational Exuberance in Testosterone Prescribing: When Will the Bubble Burst?.Handelsman, David; MBBS, FRACPEditorial - Invited Commentary; pg. 743-745PDF: 77602 KB Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.Why Summary Comorbidity Measures Such As the Charlson Comorbidity Index and Elixhauser Score Work.Austin, Steven; Wong, Yu-Ning; Uzzo, Robert; Beck, J.; Egleston, BrianMiscellaneous Article - Applied Methods; pg. e65-e72PDF: 141449 KB Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.Promising Practices for Achieving Patient-centered Hospital Care: A National Study of High-performing US Hospitals.Aboumatar, Hanan; MD, MPH; Chang, Bickey; Al Danaf, Jad; MD, MPH; Shaear, Mohammad; Namuyinga, Ruth; MD, MPH; Elumalai, Sathyanarayanan; BTech, MS; Marsteller, Jill; PhD, MPP; Pronovost, Peter; MD, PhDMiscellaneous Article - Patient-Centered Care; pg. 758-767PDF: 319356 KB Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.