Nancy Kim

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Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The impact of clinical trials on the use of hormone replacement therapy. A population-based study
    Nancy Kim
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:1026-31. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Challenges in ambulatory resident education: medication knowledge in disadvantaged patients
    Nancy Kim
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8088, USA
    Conn Med 70:549-57. 2006
  3. pmc Refill adherence to oral hypoglycemic agents and glycemic control in veterans
    Nancy Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Yale University, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 44:800-8. 2010
  4. pmc Hospital readmission performance and patterns of readmission: retrospective cohort study of Medicare admissions
    Kumar Dharmarajan
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, 630 West 168th Street, Box 93, PH 10 203, New York, NY 10032, USA
    BMJ 347:f6571. 2013
  5. pmc Trajectories of risk after hospitalization for heart failure, acute myocardial infarction, or pneumonia: retrospective cohort study
    Kumar Dharmarajan
    Department of Internal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, NY, USA
    BMJ 350:h411. 2015
  6. pmc Variation exists in rates of admission to intensive care units for heart failure patients across hospitals in the United States
    Kyan C Safavi
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Circulation 127:923-9. 2013
  7. pmc Trends in hospitalization rates and outcomes of endocarditis among Medicare beneficiaries
    Behnood Bikdeli
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut
    J Am Coll Cardiol 62:2217-26. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Informed consent for thrombolytic therapy for patients with acute ischemic stroke treated in routine clinical practice
    Julie R Rosenbaum
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, Conn, USA
    Stroke 35:e353-5. 2004
  9. pmc National Trends in Pulmonary Embolism Hospitalization Rates and Outcomes for Adults Aged ≥65 Years in the United States (1999 to 2010)
    Karl E Minges
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
    Am J Cardiol 116:1436-42. 2015
  10. doi request reprint An administrative claims measure of payments made for Medicare patients for a 30-day episode of care for acute myocardial infarction
    Nancy Kim
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale New Haven Hospital Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Baltimore, MD Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences Physician Associate Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Cipher Health, New York, NY Section of Cardiovascular Medicine Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine Department of Health Policy and Administration, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT
    Med Care 53:542-9. 2015

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  1. pmc The impact of clinical trials on the use of hormone replacement therapy. A population-based study
    Nancy Kim
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:1026-31. 2005
    ..The last 5 years of trial data demonstrate the ineffectiveness of hormone replacement therapy (HRT). The impact of these trials on age-specific HRT use, HRT discontinuation, and regional HRT variation has not been evaluated extensively...
  2. ncbi request reprint Challenges in ambulatory resident education: medication knowledge in disadvantaged patients
    Nancy Kim
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8088, USA
    Conn Med 70:549-57. 2006
    ..This study assesses patients' medication knowledge, discrepancies between the patient and chart, and preferences for medication information in the training setting...
  3. pmc Refill adherence to oral hypoglycemic agents and glycemic control in veterans
    Nancy Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Yale University, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 44:800-8. 2010
    ..Persistence, the continuous refill of medications, is one metric that could be integrated into clinical care if associated with glycemic control...
  4. pmc Hospital readmission performance and patterns of readmission: retrospective cohort study of Medicare admissions
    Kumar Dharmarajan
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, 630 West 168th Street, Box 93, PH 10 203, New York, NY 10032, USA
    BMJ 347:f6571. 2013
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  5. pmc Trajectories of risk after hospitalization for heart failure, acute myocardial infarction, or pneumonia: retrospective cohort study
    Kumar Dharmarajan
    Department of Internal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, NY, USA
    BMJ 350:h411. 2015
    ..To characterize the absolute risks for older patients of readmission to hospital and death in the year after hospitalization for heart failure, acute myocardial infarction, or pneumonia...
  6. pmc Variation exists in rates of admission to intensive care units for heart failure patients across hospitals in the United States
    Kyan C Safavi
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Circulation 127:923-9. 2013
    ..We characterized hospital patterns of ICU admission for patients with HF and determined their association with the use of ICU-level therapies and patient outcomes...
  7. pmc Trends in hospitalization rates and outcomes of endocarditis among Medicare beneficiaries
    Behnood Bikdeli
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut
    J Am Coll Cardiol 62:2217-26. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the hospitalization rates and outcomes of endocarditis among older adults...
  8. ncbi request reprint Informed consent for thrombolytic therapy for patients with acute ischemic stroke treated in routine clinical practice
    Julie R Rosenbaum
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, Conn, USA
    Stroke 35:e353-5. 2004
    ..Our objectives were to determine how frequently informed consent is obtained when tPA is given to stroke patients in clinical practice and whether the person providing consent (patient or surrogate) was the appropriate decision-maker...
  9. pmc National Trends in Pulmonary Embolism Hospitalization Rates and Outcomes for Adults Aged ≥65 Years in the United States (1999 to 2010)
    Karl E Minges
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
    Am J Cardiol 116:1436-42. 2015
    ..All mortality rates decreased but remained high. The increase in hospitalization rates and continued high mortality and readmission rates confirm the significant burden of PE for older adults. ..
  10. doi request reprint An administrative claims measure of payments made for Medicare patients for a 30-day episode of care for acute myocardial infarction
    Nancy Kim
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale New Haven Hospital Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Baltimore, MD Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences Physician Associate Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Cipher Health, New York, NY Section of Cardiovascular Medicine Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine Department of Health Policy and Administration, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT
    Med Care 53:542-9. 2015
    ..Under contract with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, we developed a method for profiling hospitals by 30-day episode-of-care costs (payments for Medicare beneficiaries) for acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  11. pmc Intravenous fluids in acute decompensated heart failure
    Behnood Bikdeli
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut
    JACC Heart Fail 3:127-33. 2015
    ..This study sought to determine the use of intravenous fluids in the early care of patients with acute decompensated heart failure (HF) who are treated with loop diuretics...
  12. pmc Hospital variation in noninvasive positive pressure ventilation for acute decompensated heart failure
    Vivek T Kulkarni
    From the Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT V T K Sections of General Medicine N K and Cardiovascular Medicine B B, J T, D L D, H M K, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale New Haven Hospital, CT Y D, K D, B B, H M K Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, and Department of Health Policy and Administration, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT H M K Division of Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY K D Center for Quality of Care Research and Division of General Internal Medicine, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA P K L Department of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA P K L and Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA K C S
    Circ Heart Fail 7:427-33. 2014
    ..We sought to define hospital practice patterns of NIPPV use for acute decompensated heart failure and their relationship with intubation and mortality...
  13. pmc Vena Caval Filter Utilization and Outcomes in Pulmonary Embolism: Medicare Hospitalizations From 1999 to 2010
    Behnood Bikdeli
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut Department of Internal Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut
    J Am Coll Cardiol 67:1027-35. 2016
    ..Inferior vena caval filters (IVCFs) may prevent recurrent pulmonary embolism (PE). Despite uncertainty about their net benefit, patterns of use and outcomes of these devices in contemporary practice are unknown...
  14. pmc Trends in aortic dissection hospitalizations, interventions, and outcomes among medicare beneficiaries in the United States, 2000-2011
    Purav S Mody
    From the Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX P S M Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT Y W, N K, M M D, H M K Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA Y W Section of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT A Geirsson Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT N K Department of Chronic Disease Epidemiology, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT M M D Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT H M K Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT H M K Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT A Gupta Section of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY J A D and Department of Health Policy and Management, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT H M K
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 7:920-8. 2014
    ..The epidemiology of aortic dissection (AD) has not been well described among older persons in the United States. It is not known whether advancements in AD care over the last decade have been accompanied by changes in outcomes...
  15. doi request reprint Payments for acute myocardial infarction episodes-of-care initiated at hospitals with and without interventional capabilities
    Gal Ben-Josef
    From the Department of Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital and Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA G B, Yale New Haven Hospital Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation L S O, C W, J S R, J P C, N K, H M K, S M B, Yale University School of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine J S R, N K, S M B, Section of Cardiovascular Medicine J P C, H M K, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program H M K, S M B, J S R, New Haven, CT University of North Carolina, Gillings School of Public Health, Department of Health Policy and Management, Chapel Hill S B S and Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston S J S
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 7:882-8. 2014
    ..However, higher rates of transfers and postacute care procedures may result in higher costs for episodes-of-care initiated at non-PCI hospitals...
  16. pmc "Phenotyping" hospital value of care for patients with heart failure
    Xiao Xu
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
    Health Serv Res 49:2000-16. 2014
    ..To characterize hospitals based on patterns of their combined financial and clinical outcomes for heart failure hospitalizations longitudinally...
  17. pmc Procedure intensity and the cost of care
    Serene I Chen
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:308-13. 2012
    ..We sought to determine how costs for patients with heart failure (HF) not receiving procedures compare between hospital groups defined by their overall use of procedures...
  18. pmc Trends in intracranial stenting among medicare beneficiaries in the United States, 2006-2010
    Aakriti Gupta
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    J Am Heart Assoc 2:e000084. 2013
    ..We sought to determine the trends in rates of ICS use and associated outcomes in the United States...
  19. pmc Diagnoses and timing of 30-day readmissions after hospitalization for heart failure, acute myocardial infarction, or pneumonia
    Kumar Dharmarajan
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    JAMA 309:355-63. 2013
    ....
  20. pmc Antidepressant use and cognitive deficits in older men: addressing confounding by indications with different methods
    Ling Han
    Yale University Internal Medicine Program on Aging, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:9-16. 2012
    ..Antidepressant use has been associated with cognitive impairment in older persons. We sought to examine whether this association might reflect an indication bias...
  21. ncbi request reprint Thrombolysis for acute stroke in routine clinical practice
    Dawn M Bravata
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8025, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:1994-2001. 2002
    ....
  22. pmc Relationship between universal health outcome priorities and willingness to take medication for primary prevention of myocardial infarction
    Siobhan M Case
    Department of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:1753-8. 2014
    ..To determine how well universal health outcome priorities represent individuals' preferences in specific clinical situations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Is sedation indicated before spinal injections?
    Nancy Kim
    Christiana Spine Center, Newark, DE 19713, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:E748-52. 2007
    ..Survey...
  24. ncbi request reprint Primary care physicians, office-based practice, and the meaning of quality improvement
    Eric Holmboe
    American Board of Internal Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19160, USA
    Am J Med 118:917-22. 2005
  25. ncbi request reprint Incidental vertebral fractures discovered with chest radiography in the emergency department: prevalence, recognition, and osteoporosis management in a cohort of elderly patients
    Sumit R Majumdar
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Room 2E3 07 Walter Mackenzie Health Sciences Centre, Uinversity of Alberta Hospital, 8440 112th St, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2B7
    Arch Intern Med 165:905-9. 2005
    ..Our objectives were to determine the utility of chest radiographs for detecting previously unrecognized vertebral fractures; document rates of recognition; and evaluate osteoporosis treatments...