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Joel Steven Weissman, Ph.D.

Co-Author

This page shows the publications co-authored by Joel Weissman and Arnold Epstein.
Connection Strength

3.020
  1. Hospital readmissions and quality of care. Med Care. 1999 May; 37(5):490-501.
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    Score: 0.209
  2. The influence of health-related quality of life and social characteristics on hospital use by patients with AIDS in the Boston Health Study. Med Care. 1996 Oct; 34(10):1037-56.
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    Score: 0.175
  3. Changes in insurance status and access to care for persons with AIDS in the Boston Health Study. Am J Public Health. 1994 Dec; 84(12):1997-2000.
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    Score: 0.154
  4. Challenges in Reducing Readmissions: Lessons from Leadership and Frontline Personnel at Eight Minority-Serving Hospitals. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2014 Oct; 40(10):435-7.
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    Score: 0.152
  5. The association of hospital quality ratings with adverse events. Int J Qual Health Care. 2014 Apr; 26(2):129-35.
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    Score: 0.145
  6. The impact of patient socioeconomic status and other social factors on readmission: a prospective study in four Massachusetts hospitals. Inquiry. 1994; 31(2):163-72.
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    Score: 0.144
  7. The insurance gap: does it make a difference? Annu Rev Public Health. 1993; 14:243-70.
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    Score: 0.135
  8. Rates of avoidable hospitalization by insurance status in Massachusetts and Maryland. JAMA. 1992 Nov 04; 268(17):2388-94.
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    Score: 0.133
  9. Bad debt and free care in Massachusetts hospitals. Health Aff (Millwood). 1992; 11(2):148-61.
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    Score: 0.126
  10. Delayed access to health care: risk factors, reasons, and consequences. Ann Intern Med. 1991 Feb 15; 114(4):325-31.
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    Score: 0.118
  11. Hospitalized patients' participation and its impact on quality of care and patient safety. Int J Qual Health Care. 2011 Jun; 23(3):269-77.
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    Score: 0.118
  12. Do the poor cost more? A multihospital study of patients' socioeconomic status and use of hospital resources. N Engl J Med. 1990 Apr 19; 322(16):1122-8.
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    Score: 0.112
  13. Disclosure of hospital adverse events and its association with patients' ratings of the quality of care. Arch Intern Med. 2009 Nov 09; 169(20):1888-94.
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    Score: 0.108
  14. Case mix and resource utilization by uninsured hospital patients in the Boston metropolitan area. JAMA. 1989 Jun 23-30; 261(24):3572-6.
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    Score: 0.105
  15. Adverse events during hospitalization: results of a patient survey. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2008 Oct; 34(10):583-90.
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    Score: 0.100
  16. Comparing patient-reported hospital adverse events with medical record review: do patients know something that hospitals do not? Ann Intern Med. 2008 Jul 15; 149(2):100-8.
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    Score: 0.099
  17. Error reporting and disclosure systems: views from hospital leaders. JAMA. 2005 Mar 16; 293(11):1359-66.
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    Score: 0.078
  18. Race and gender disparities in rates of cardiac revascularization: do they reflect appropriate use of procedures or problems in quality of care? Med Care. 2003 Nov; 41(11):1240-55.
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    Score: 0.071
  19. Adherence to practice guidelines: the role of specialty society guidelines. Am Heart J. 2003 Jan; 145(1):19-26.
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    Score: 0.067
  20. Racial differences in cardiac revascularization rates: does "overuse" explain higher rates among white patients? Ann Intern Med. 2001 Sep 04; 135(5):328-37.
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    Score: 0.061
  21. Racial disparities in access to renal transplantation--clinically appropriate or due to underuse or overuse? N Engl J Med. 2000 Nov 23; 343(21):1537-44, 2 p preceding 1537.
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    Score: 0.058
  22. Quality of care by race and gender for congestive heart failure and pneumonia. Med Care. 1999 Dec; 37(12):1260-9.
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    Score: 0.054
  23. The effect of patients' preferences on racial differences in access to renal transplantation. N Engl J Med. 1999 Nov 25; 341(22):1661-9.
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    Score: 0.054
  24. Quality of care for two common illnesses in teaching and nonteaching hospitals. Health Aff (Millwood). 1998 Nov-Dec; 17(6):194-205.
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    Score: 0.050
  25. The Boston AIDS Survival Score (BASS): a multidimensional AIDS severity instrument. Am J Public Health. 1997 Apr; 87(4):567-73.
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    Score: 0.045
  26. The role of reluctance to give up life in the measurement of the values of health states. Med Decis Making. 1995 Jul-Sep; 15(3):195-200.
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    Score: 0.040
  27. Costs of medical care and out-of-pocket expenditures for persons with AIDS in the Boston Health Study. Inquiry. 1995; 32(2):211-21.
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    Score: 0.039
  28. Correlates of employment after AIDS diagnosis in the Boston Health Study. Am J Public Health. 1994 Dec; 84(12):1976-81.
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    Score: 0.038
  29. Physician discretion and racial variation in the use of surgical procedures. Arch Intern Med. 1994 Apr 11; 154(7):761-7.
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    Score: 0.037
  30. Health-related quality of life in persons with acquired immune deficiency syndrome. Med Care. 1993 Jul; 31(7):569-80.
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    Score: 0.035
  31. Discussion of preferences for life-sustaining care by persons with AIDS. Predictors of failure in patient-physician communication. Arch Intern Med. 1993 May 24; 153(10):1241-8.
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    Score: 0.035
  32. Some methodological lessons for surveys of persons with AIDS. Med Care. 1992 Nov; 30(11):1059-66.
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    Score: 0.033
  33. The emergency department as a pathway to admission for poor and high-cost patients. JAMA. 1991 Oct 23-30; 266(16):2238-43.
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    Score: 0.031
  34. Can we rely on patients' reports of adverse events? Med Care. 2011 Oct; 49(10):948-55.
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    Score: 0.031
  35. The association of payer with utilization of cardiac procedures in Massachusetts. JAMA. 1990 Sep 12; 264(10):1255-60.
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    Score: 0.029
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.