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Patrick, Donald L.

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Works: 20 works in 61 publications in 3 languages and 3,418 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  Longitudinal studies 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: RA418.5.M4, 610.28
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Publications about Donald L Patrick
Publications by Donald L Patrick
Most widely held works by Donald L Patrick
Hope or hype the obsession with medical advances and the high cost of false promises by Richard A Deyo( file )
11 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 2,427 libraries worldwide
"Hope or Hype outlines the hazards - from unnecessary treatment to actual harm or even death - of embracing medical advances without serious consideration of efficacy, long-term benefit, side effects, cost, and other critical factors. The book also provides a frank and sometimes startling look at how companies get us to buy into the need for the most expensive treatments, and even manipulate clinical trials and data in order to present the "right" result."--BOOK JACKET
Health status and health policy : quality of life in health care evaluation and resource allocation by Donald L Patrick( Book )
8 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 479 libraries worldwide
This book has two major objectives. The first is to propose the Health Resource Allocation Strategy as a social and political process for comparing costs and outcomes of alternative policy options in the health and medical care arena to select interventions with greatest benefit in relation to cost. The second objective is to provide a reference for state-ofthe-art development and application of health status and quality of life measures for health care policy and research, including clinical applications. Not all policy applications of health- related quality of life involve resource allocation. Thus we present guidelines to assessment for use in program evaluation, monitoring of health policy, clinical trials, and health services research
Sociology as applied to medicine by Graham Scambler( Book )
12 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
A concise, jargon-free introduction to medical sociology, for medical students with little time to devote to the subject. The emphasis is practical, with coverage of such issues as the doctor-patient relationship, social class, ethnic minority groups and the organization of health services.--Résumé de l'éditeur
Disablement in the community ( Book )
6 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Health outcomes methodology : symposium proceedings by Health Outcomes Methodology Symposium( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Proceedings of the International Conference on the Measurement of Quality of Life as an Outcome in Clinical Trials : June 14-17, 1989 by International Conference on the Measurement of Quality of Life as an Outcome in Clinical Trials (1989)( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Long-term effects of war-related deprivation on health : a report on the evidence by Donald L Patrick( Book )
3 editions published in 1981 in English and German and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Social indicators for health planning and policy analysis by Milton M Chen( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Concept of health involves two dimensions: Level of function at a point in time and probability of transition to other levels at future times. This paper describes two purposed indices derived from this concept that describe different aspects of community wide health status and provide useful information for health policy decisions. The proposed function status index can be constructed using current data collection mechanisms and would significantly augment our knowledge of the level of well-being of the population. The other proposed index, value-adjusted life expectancy, would give a reasonable approximation of an ideal health status index, but would require collecting new kinds of data
A Healthy Future : the cost-utility of medicare reimbursemenmt for preventive services in an HMO : final report ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
<> by Richard A Deyo( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Hebrew and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Health and Care of the Physically Disabled in Lambeth : the longitudinal disability interview survey phase 1 report by Donald L Patrick( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Social indicators for health planning and policy analysis by J. W Bush( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Health and care of the physically disabled in Lambeth : the longitudinal disability interview survey by Donald L Patrick( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Assessing health-related quality of life for clinical decision making by Donald L Patrick( Article )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A healthy future the cost-utility of Medicare reimbursement for preventive services in an HMO ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Health and care of the physically disabled in Lambeth ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Palliative care indicators associated with nurse-rated quality of dying in the intensive care unit by Michael L Meldahl( file )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Palliative care is important in the intensive care unit (ICU) but specific indicators of quality palliative care are not yet well understood. Objective: To identify palliative care quality indicators that are associated with nurse-ratings of the quality of dying for patients who die in the ICU. Cohort study using data from a multi-center trial of a hospital-based palliative care intervention. The study sample included patients who died in 14 Seattle-Tacoma ICUs from 2003-2008. The primary outcome was the single-item nurse rating of quality of dying (QOD-1). Palliative care quality indicators were: involvement of a social worker, involvement of a spiritual care provider, do not resuscitate (DNR) orders in place at time of death, life-sustaining treatment withheld/withdrawn, pain assessment in the last 24 hours of life, CPR avoided in last hour of life, family conference in first 72 hours of ICU admission, and prognosis discussion in first 72 hours of ICU admission. Higher nurse QOD-1 was associated with having DNR orders in place at time of death, withdrawing/withholding life-sustaining treatment, avoiding CPR in the last hour of life, and occurrence of a family conference in the first 72 hours of ICU admission (all p < 0.001). As rated by nurses, patients who had a family conference and avoided aggressive end of life procedures had a better dying experience. Improving end of life treatment planning may be important for increased quality of care for patients who die in the ICU
Toward an operational definition of health by Donald L Patrick( Book )
2 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Lectures in surgery 1969-1970 by Mayo Graduate School of Medicine( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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