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Session: Health Services Research: Quality of Care and Patient Satisfaction
5126.0: Wednesday, November 08, 2006: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Health Services Research: Quality of Care and Patient Satisfaction
Learning Objectives: 1. Define and differentiate initial and repeat lower extremity amputations; 2. Acquire knowledge of the association between overweight/obesity and quality of primary care, as found in the Study of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE); 3. Describe the association of patient satisfaction with provider switching for patients with depression; 4. Describe the interventions included in each of these national lifestyle modification programs; 5. Understand the factors that affect the ranked quality of care provided by outpatient pediatric practices.
Presider(s):Lisa C. Gary, PhD
12:30 PMEvaluation of regional footcare programs: Uses of initial and repeat amputation rates as quality improvement indicators
Chin-Lin Tseng, DrPH, Usha Sambamoorthi, PhD, Mangala Rajan, MBA, Drew Helmer, MD, MS, Anjali Tiwari, MS, Patricia Findley, DrPH, MSW, James Wrobel, DPM, MS, Leonard Pogach, MD
12:45 PMQuality of primary care in overweight and obese Europeans aged 50-79 years: Results from the Study of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE)  [ Recorded presentation ]
Isabelle Peytremann-Bridevaux, Julien Junod, Brigitte Santos-Eggimann
1:00 PMPatient satisfaction and provider switching: A look at depressed primary care patients  [ Recorded presentation ]
Karen Swanson, PhD, ScM, Roshan Bastani, PhD, Lisa V. Rubenstein, MD, MSPH
1:15 PMEffects of Lifestyle Modification Programs on Cardiac Risk Factors and Quality of Life in Patients with Coronary Heart Disease  [ Recorded presentation ]
William B. Stason, MD, MSci, Donald S. Shepard, PhD, Stephen Fournier, PhD, Grant Ritter, PhD, Jose Suaya, Gail K. Strickler, MS, MA
1:30 PMImproving severity adjustment measures for the quality of care provided to premature infants by outpatient pediatric practices  [ Recorded presentation ]
Scott A. Lorch, MD, MSCE, Gabriel Escobar, MD, Susan Bakewell-Sachs, PhD, RN, APRN, Barbara Medoff-Cooper, PhD, RN, Jeffrey H. Silber, MD, PhD
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Medical Care
Endorsed by:Community Health Planning and Policy Development; Health Administration; Socialist Caucus; Vietnam Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

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