Organization profile

Organization profile

The Division of Outcomes Research and Quality supports the Department of Surgery at Penn State College of Medicine through administration of grants and IRB applications, industry-sponsored clinical trials, quality improvement initiatives, statistical analysis and observational research.

Organization profile

The Division of Outcomes Research and Quality supports the Department of Surgery at Penn State College of Medicine through administration of grants and IRB applications, industry-sponsored clinical trials, quality improvement initiatives, statistical analysis and observational research.

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Medicare Medicine & Life Sciences
Neuroendocrine Tumors Medicine & Life Sciences
Advance Care Planning Medicine & Life Sciences
Tonsillectomy Medicine & Life Sciences
Health Expenditures Medicine & Life Sciences
Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
Depression Medicine & Life Sciences
Delivery of Health Care Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2000 2019

An Analysis of Recruitment Efficiency for an End-of-Life Advance Care Planning Randomized Controlled Trial

Stewart, R. R., Dimmock, A. E. F., Green, M., Van Scoy, L., Schubart, J. R., Yang, C., Farace, E., Bascom, R. & Levi, B., Jan 1 2019, In : American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. 36, 1, p. 50-54 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Advance Care Planning
Terminal Care
Randomized Controlled Trials
Research
Research Personnel

Effect of intra-op morphine on children with OSA undergoing tonsillectomy

O'Brien, D. C., Desai, Y., Schubart, J., Swanson, R. T., Chung, S., Parekh, U. & Carr, M. M., Oct 2019, In : International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 125, p. 141-146 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tonsillectomy
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Morphine
Recovery Room
Length of Stay

Health reform under the patient protection and Affordable Care Act: characteristics of exchange-based health insurance enrollees

Findley, P. A., Wiener, R. C., Shen, C., Dwibedi, N. & Sambamoorthi, U., Aug 9 2019, In : Social Work in Health Care. 58, 7, p. 685-702 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Insurance Exchanges
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
Insurance
Health
Delivery of Health Care
1 Citation (Scopus)

Heritable disorders of connective tissue: Description of a data repository and initial cohort characterization

Bascom, R., Schubart, J. R., Mills, S., Smith, T., Zukley, L. M., Francomano, C. A. & McDonnell, N., Apr 1 2019, In : American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part A. 179, 4, p. 552-560 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Connective Tissue
National Institute on Aging (U.S.)
Research Personnel
Fibromuscular Dysplasia
Marfan Syndrome

Impact of serious mental illness on the treatment and mortality of older patients with locoregional high-grade (nonmetastatic) prostate cancer: retrospective cohort analysis of 49 985 SEER-Medicare patients diagnosed between 2006 and 2013

Fried, D. A., Sadeghi-Nejad, H., Gu, D., Zhou, S., He, W., Giordano, S. H., Pentakota, S. R., Demissie, K., Helmer, D. & Shen, C., May 2019, In : Cancer medicine. 8, 5, p. 2612-2622 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Medicare
Prostatic Neoplasms
Cohort Studies
Mortality
Neoplasms
2 Citations (Scopus)

Postoperative Bleeding Associated with Ibuprofen Use after Tonsillectomy: A Meta-analysis

Stokes, W., Swanson, R. T., Schubart, J. & Carr, M. M., Nov 1 2019, In : Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery (United States). 161, 5, p. 734-741 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Tonsillectomy
Ibuprofen
Meta-Analysis
Hemorrhage
Cohort Studies

Post-Tonsillectomy Outcomes in Children With and Without Narcotics Prescriptions

Carr, M. M., Schaefer, E. W. & Schubart, J. R., Jan 1 2019, In : Ear, Nose and Throat Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Tonsillectomy
Narcotics
Prescriptions
Oxycodone
Dehydration

Racial Differences in the Incidence and Survival of Patients With Neuroendocrine Tumors

Shen, C., Gu, D., Zhou, S., Xu, Y., Sarshekeh, A. M., Halperin, D., Shih, Y. C. T., Yao, J. C. & Dasari, A., Nov 1 2019, In : Pancreas. 48, 10, p. 1373-1379 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neuroendocrine Tumors
Epidemiology
Medicare
Survival
Incidence
25 Citations (Scopus)

Treatment-Related Adverse Events of PD-1 and PD-L1 Inhibitors in Clinical Trials: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Wang, Y., Zhou, S., Yang, F., Qi, X., Wang, X., Guan, X., Shen, C., Duma, N., Vera Aguilera, J., Chintakuntlawar, A., Price, K. A., Molina, J. R., Pagliaro, L. C., Halfdanarson, T. R., Grothey, A., Markovic, S. N., Nowakowski, G. S., Ansell, S. M. & Wang, M. L., Jul 1 2019, In : JAMA Oncology. 5, 7, p. 1008-1019 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

CD274 Antigen
Meta-Analysis
Clinical Trials
Incidence
Odds Ratio

Use of Cluster Analysis to Delineate Symptom Profiles in an Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Patient Population

Schubart, J. R., Schaefer, E., Hakim, A. J., Francomano, C. A. & Bascom, R., Sep 1 2019, In : Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 58, 3, p. 427-436 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
Cluster Analysis
Mental Fatigue
Population
Pain