Johns Hopkins Health System

Research Output 1981 2018

2018

Establishing an Ambulatory Quality and Safety Oversight Structure

Kravet, S. J., Bailey, J. & Pronovost, P. Jan 1 2018 In : Quality management in health care. 27, 1, p. 56-57 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Safety

Limited distribution networks stifle competition in the generic and biosimilar drug industries

Karas, L., Shermock, K. M., Proctor, C., Socal, M. & Anderson, G. F. Apr 1 2018 In : American Journal of Managed Care. 24, 4, p. e122-e127

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Biosimilar Pharmaceuticals
Stifle
Generic Drugs
Drug Industry
Pharmaceutical Preparations

The Effect of Performance Transparency on Adherence to Barcode Scanning During Order Preparation in an Adult Inpatient Satellite Pharmacy

Merola, D., Hill, J. D., Olumba, S., Duncan, R., Almuete, V. & Shermock, K. M. Mar 1 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Hospital Pharmacy.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transparency
Inpatients
Satellites
Confidence Intervals
Scanning
2017

Bezlotoxumab - A new agent for clostridium difficile infection

Bartlett, J. G. Jan 26 2017 In : New England Journal of Medicine. 376, 4, p. 381-382 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Pseudomembranous Enterocolitis
Clostridium Infections
Clostridium difficile

Clostridium difficile Infection

Bartlett, J. G. Sep 1 2017 In : Infectious Disease Clinics of North America. 31, 3, p. 489-495 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Clostridium Infections
Clostridium difficile
Delivery of Health Care
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (U.S.)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.)

Evaluating the Impact of Prescription Fill Rates on Risk Stratification Model Performance

Chang, H. Y., Richards, T. M., Shermock, K. M., Dalpoas, S. E., Kan, H. J., Caleb Alexander, G., Weiner, J. P. & Kharrazi, H. Jan 1 2017 In : Medical Care. 55, 12, p. 1052-1060 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prescriptions
Risk Adjustment
Costs and Cost Analysis
Electronic Health Records
Medication Adherence

Evolving Understanding of the Causes of Pneumonia in Adults, with Special Attention to the Role of Pneumococcus

Musher, D. M., Abers, M. S. & Bartlett, J. G. Nov 15 2017 In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 65, 10, p. 1736-1744 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Streptococcus pneumoniae
Pneumonia
Legionella
Chlamydia
Mycoplasma

Identifying High-alert Medications in a University Hospital by Applying Data From the Medication Error Reporting System

Tyynismaa, L., Honkala, A., Airaksinen, M., Shermock, K. & Lehtonen, L. Jun 1 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Patient Safety.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medication Errors
Enoxaparin
Oxycodone
Patient Harm
Safety
Tertiary Care Centers
Inpatients
Costs and Cost Analysis
Pharmaceutical Preparations
etiracetam

Population health management: Challenges and opportunities for pharmacy

Shermock, K. M. Sep 15 2017 In : American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy. 74, 18, p. 1398-1399 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Patient-Centered Care
Quality of Health Care
Pharmacists
Public Health
Health

Use of Implementation Science for a Sustained Reduction of Central-Line–Associated Bloodstream Infections in a High-Volume, Regional Burn Unit

Sood, G., Caffrey, J., Krout, K., Khouri-Stevens, Z., Gerold, K., Riedel, S., McIntyre, J., Maragakis, L. L., Blanding, R., Zenilman, J., Bennett, R. & Pronovost, P. Sep 13 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Burn Units
Infection
Intensive Care Units
Chlorhexidine
Root Cause Analysis
2016

A Conceptual Framework for a Systems Thinking Approach to US Population Health

Kapp, J. M., Simoes, E. J., Debiasi, A. & Kravet, S. J. 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Systems Research and Behavioral Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

health
Conceptual framework
Systems thinking
Population health
Health

Establishing an Ambulatory Medicine Quality and Safety Oversight Structure: Leveraging the Fractal Model

Kravet, S. J., Bailey, J., Demski, R. & Pronovost, P. Jan 27 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Academic Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fractals
Medicine
medicine
Safety
Social Responsibility

Executive Summary: Management of Adults With Hospital-acquired and Ventilator-associated Pneumonia: 2016 Clinical Practice Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American Thoracic Society

Kalil, A. C., Metersky, M. L., Klompas, M., Muscedere, J., Sweeney, D. A., Palmer, L. B., Napolitano, L. M., O'Grady, N. P., Bartlett, J. G., Carratalà, J., El Solh, A. A., Ewig, S., Fey, P. D., File, T. M., Restrepo, M. I., Roberts, J. A., Waterer, G. W., Cruse, P., Knight, S. L. & Brozek, J. L. Sep 1 2016 In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 63, 5, p. 575-582 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia
Practice Guidelines
Pneumonia
Hospitalists
Guidelines
Chemotherapy
Colonic Neoplasms
Drug Therapy
Colorectal Neoplasms
Therapeutics

How to pitch an antibiotic stewardship program to the hospital C-suite

Spellberg, B., Bartlett, J. G. & Gilbert, D. N. 2016 In : Open Forum Infectious Diseases. 3, 4, ofw210

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Anti-Bacterial Agents
Communicable Diseases
Costs and Cost Analysis
Hospital Costs
Financial Management

ICD-9 Code-Based Venous Thromboembolism Performance Targets Fail to Measure Up

Lau, B. D., Haut, E. R., Hobson, D. B., Kraus, P. S., Maritim, C., Austin, J. M., Shermock, K. M., Maheshwari, B., Allen, P. X., Almario, A. & Streiff, M. B. Sep 1 2016 In : American Journal of Medical Quality. 31, 5, p. 448-453 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Venous Thromboembolism
International Classification of Diseases
Incentive Reimbursement
Quality Improvement
Reward

Management of Adults With Hospital-acquired and Ventilator-associated Pneumonia: 2016 Clinical Practice Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American Thoracic Society

Kalil, A. C., Metersky, M. L., Klompas, M., Muscedere, J., Sweeney, D. A., Palmer, L. B., Napolitano, L. M., O'Grady, N. P., Bartlett, J. G., Carratalà, J., El Solh, A. A., Ewig, S., Fey, P. D., File, T. M., Restrepo, M. I., Roberts, J. A., Waterer, G. W., Cruse, P., Knight, S. L. & Brozek, J. L. Sep 1 2016 In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 63, 5, p. e61-e111

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia
Practice Guidelines
Pneumonia
Hospitalists
Guidelines

Patient Preferences for Receiving Education on Venous Thromboembolism Prevention - A Survey of Stakeholder Organizations

Popoola, V. O., Lau, B. D., Shihab, H. M., Farrow, N. E., Shaffer, D. L., Hobson, D. B., Kulik, S. V., Zaruba, P. D., Shermock, K. M., Kraus, P. S., Pronovost, P. J., Streiff, M. B. & Haut, E. R. 2016 In : PloS one. 11, 3, p. e0152084

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Preference
Venous Thromboembolism
stakeholders
education
Education

Prescriber knowledge and attitudes regarding non-administration of prescribed pharmacologic venous thromboembolism prophylaxis

Piechowski, K. L., Elder, S., Efird, L. E., Haut, E. R., Streiff, M. B., Lau, B. D., Kraus, P. S., Rand, C. S., Popoola, V. O., Hobson, D. B., Farrow, N. E., Shaffer, D. & Shermock, K. M. May 21 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis. p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Venous Thromboembolism
Medicine
Physicians
Patient Safety
Internal Medicine

The Johns Hopkins Venous Thromboembolism Collaborative: Multidisciplinary team approach to achieve perfect prophylaxis

Streiff, M. B., Lau, B. D., Hobson, D. B., Kraus, P. S., Shermock, K. M., Shaffer, D. L., Popoola, V. O., Aboagye, J. K., Farrow, N. A., Horn, P. J., Shihab, H. M., Pronovost, P. J. & Haut, E. R. Dec 1 2016 In : Journal of Hospital Medicine. 11, p. S8-S14

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Venous Thromboembolism
Prescriptions
Patient Outcome Assessment
Clinical Decision Support Systems
Learning
2015

Antibiotic-associated diarrhea

Bartlett, J. G. Jan 1 2015 Clinical Infectious Disease, Second Edition. Cambridge University Press, p. 349-351 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Diarrhea
Clostridium difficile
Clindamycin
Cephalosporins
Anti-Bacterial Agents

Comparison of free fraction serum valproic acid concentrations between inpatients and outpatients

Gibbs, H. G., Zimmerman, D. E., Shermock, K. M., Clarke, W., Mirski, M. A. & Lewin, J. J. Jan 15 2015 In : American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy. 72, 2, p. 121-126 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Valproic Acid
Inpatients
Outpatients
Serum
Albumins

Creating a high-reliability health care system: Improving performance on core processes of care at johns hopkins medicine

Pronovost, P. J., Armstrong, C. M., Demski, R., Callender, T., Winner, L., Miller, M. R., Austin, J. M., Berenholtz, S. M., Yang, T., Peterson, R. R., Reitz, J. A., Bennett, R. G., Broccolino, V. A., Davis, R. O., Gragnolati, B. A., Green, G. E. & Rothman, P. B. Feb 6 2015 In : Academic Medicine. 90, 2, p. 165-172 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medicine
medicine
health care
Delivery of Health Care
Social Responsibility

Evaluating treatments and corresponding costs of prostate cancer patients treated within an inpatient or hospital-based outpatient setting

Seal, B., Sullivan, S. D., Ramsey, S., Asche, C. V., Shermock, K. M., Sarma, S., Zagadailov, E., Farrelly, E. & Eaddy, M. Feb 1 2015 In : Future Oncology. 11, 3, p. 439-447 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Care Costs
Inpatients
Prostatic Neoplasms
Outpatients
International Classification of Diseases

Focusing national institutes of health HIV/AIDS research for maximum population impact

Walensky, R. P., Carpenter, C. J., Auerbach, J. D., Agosto-Rosario, M., Averitt, D., Bartlett, J. G., Curran, J. W., DiClemente, R. J., El-Sadr, W., Haase, A., Hillier, S., Holmes, K. K. & Volberding, P. A. 2015 In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 60, 6, p. 937-940 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
HIV
Research
Population

Impact of toxigenic clostridium difficile colonization on the risk of subsequent C. Difficile infection in intensive care unit patients

Tschudin-Sutter, S., Carroll, K. C., Tamma, P. D., Sudekum, M. L., Frei, R., Widmer, A. F., Ellis, B. C., Bartlett, J. & Perl, T. M. 2015 In : Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 36, 11, p. 1324-1329 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clostridium difficile
Intensive Care Units
Clostridium Infections
Infection
Hospitalization

Novel approaches are needed to develop tomorrow's antibacterial therapies

Spellberg, B., Bartlett, J., Wunderink, R. & Gilbert, D. N. Jan 15 2015 In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 191, 2, p. 135-140 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anti-Bacterial Agents
Therapeutics
Economics
Molecular Pathology
Social Responsibility

Patient preferences regarding pharmacologic venous thromboembolism prophylaxis

Wong, A., Kraus, P. S., Lau, B. D., Streiff, M. B., Haut, E. R., Hobson, D. B. & Shermock, K. M. Feb 1 2015 In : Journal of Hospital Medicine. 10, 2, p. 108-111 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Preference
Venous Thromboembolism
Subcutaneous Injections
Oral Administration
Needles

Validation and psychometric properties of the 8-item Morisky Medication Adherence Scale (MMAS-8) in Type 2 diabetes patients in sub-Saharan Africa

Tandon, S., Chew, M., Eklu-Gadegbeku, C. K., Shermock, K. M. & Morisky, D. E. Apr 7 2015 (Accepted/In press) In : Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medication Adherence
Africa South of the Sahara
Psychometrics
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Reproducibility of Results
2014

Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group: Open for business

Chambers, H. F., Bartlett, J. G., Bonomo, R. A., Chiou, C., Cosgrove, S. E., Cross, H. R., Daum, R. S., Downing, M., Evans, S. R., Knisely, J., Kreiswirth, B. N., Lautenbach, E., Mickley, B. S., Patel, R., Pettigrew, M. M., Rodvold, K. A., Spellberg, B. & Fowler, V. G. Jun 1 2014 In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 58, 11, p. 1571-1576 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Research
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (U.S.)
Infection
Disease Resistance
Gram-Positive Bacteria

Antimicrobial stewardship: importance for patient and public health

File, T. M., Srinivasan, A. & Bartlett, J. G. Oct 15 2014 In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 59, p. S93-S96

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drug Utilization
Patient Safety
Anti-Infective Agents
Public Health

Comparing Hospital-Based Resource Utilization and Costs for Prostate Cancer Patients With and Without Bone Metastases

Seal, B., Sullivan, S. D., Ramsey, S. D., Asche, C. V., Shermock, K., Sarma, S., Zagadailov, E. A., Farrelly, E. & Eaddy, M. Sep 25 2014 In : Applied Health Economics and Health Policy. 12, 5, p. 547-557 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prostatic Neoplasms
Neoplasm Metastasis
Costs and Cost Analysis
Bone and Bones
Inpatients

Development and implementation of a postdischarge home-based medication management service

Pherson, E. C., Shermock, K. M., Efird, L. E., Gilmore, V. T., Nesbit, T., Leblanc, Y., Brotman, D. J., Deutschendorf, A. & Swarthout, M. D. Sep 15 2014 In : American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy. 71, 18, p. 1576-1583 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pharmacists
Primary Health Care
Pharmacies
Patient Education
Patient Care

Efficacy of combined jejunal and colonic fecal microbiota transplantation for recurrent clostridium difficile infection

Dutta, S. K., Girotra, M., Garg, S., Dutta, A., von Rosenvinge, E. C., Maddox, C., Song, Y., Bartlett, J. G., Vinayek, R. & Fricke, W. F. 2014 In : Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 12, 9, p. 1572-1576 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clostridium Infections
Clostridium difficile
Tissue Donors
Microbiota
Colonoscopy

Hidden barriers to delivery of pharmacological venous thromboembolism prophylaxis: The role of nursing beliefs and practices

Elder, S., Hobson, D. B., Rand, C. S., Streiff, M. B., Haut, E. R., Efird, L. E., Kraus, P. S., Lehmann, C. U. & Shermock, K. M. Mar 27 2014 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Patient Safety.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Venous Thromboembolism
Nursing
Pharmacology
Nurses
Inpatients

Nonadministration of thromboprophylaxis in hospitalized patients with HIV: A missed opportunity for prevention?

Newman, M. J., Kraus, P. S., Shermock, K. M., Lau, B. D., Haut, E. R., Hobson, D. B. & Streiff, M. B. 2014 In : Journal of Hospital Medicine. 9, 4, p. 215-220 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HIV
Baltimore
Venous Thromboembolism
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals

The effectiveness of prophylactic inferior vena cava filters in trauma patients: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Haut, E. R., Garcia, L. J., Shihab, H. M., Brotman, D. J., Stevens, K. A., Sharma, R., Chelladurai, Y., Akande, T. O., Shermock, K. M., Kebede, S., Segal, J. B. & Singh, S. Feb 2014 In : JAMA Surgery. 149, 2, p. 194-202 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vena Cava Filters
Pulmonary Embolism
Meta-Analysis
Wounds and Injuries
Venous Thrombosis

Why infectious diseases

Bartlett, J. G. Sep 15 2014 In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 59, p. S85-S92

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Communicable Diseases
Aptitude
Health Care Reform
Microbial Drug Resistance
Reward
2013
Partial Thromboplastin Time
Heparin
Thrombin
Factor VIII
Prothrombin

A systematic review of venous thromboembolism prophylaxis strategies in patients with renal insufficiency, obesity, or on antiplatelet agents

Kebede, S., Prakasa, K. R., Shermock, K., Shihab, H. M., Brotman, D. J., Sharma, R., Chelladurai, Y., Haut, E. R., Singh, S. & Segal, J. B. Jul 2013 In : Journal of Hospital Medicine. 8, 7, p. 394-401 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors
Venous Thromboembolism
Renal Insufficiency
Obesity
Observational Studies

Clostridium difficile in a HIV-infected cohort: Incidence, risk factors, and clinical outcomes

Haines, C. F., Moore, R. D., Bartlett, J. G., Sears, C. L., Cosgrove, S. E., Carroll, K. & Gebo, K. A. Nov 13 2013 In : AIDS. 27, 17, p. 2799-2807 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clostridium difficile
Clostridium Infections
HIV
Incidence
Odds Ratio
Aspiration Pneumonia
Anaerobic Bacteria
Lung Abscess
Lung
Bacteriology

Impact of a venous thromboembolism prophylaxis "smart order set": Improved compliance, fewer events

Zeidan, A. M., Streiff, M. B., Lau, B. D., Ahmed, S. R., Kraus, P. S., Hobson, D. B., Carolan, H., Lambrianidi, C., Horn, P. B., Shermock, K. M., Tinoco, G., Siddiqui, S. & Haut, E. R. Jul 2013 In : American Journal of Hematology. 88, 7, p. 545-549 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Venous Thromboembolism
Compliance
Prescriptions
Clinical Decision Support Systems
Medicine

Medical costs associated with use of systemic therapy in adults with colorectal cancer

Seal, B. S., Sullivan, S. D., Ramsey, S., Shermock, K. M., Ren, J., Kreilick, C., Boklage, S. H. F., Valluri, S., Sarma, S. & Asche, C. V. 2013 In : Journal of Managed Care Pharmacy. 19, 6, p. 461-467 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Colorectal Neoplasms
Chemotherapy
Health care
Costs and Cost Analysis
Oncology

Patient safety perceptions of primary care providers after implementation of an electronic medical record system

McGuire, M. J., Noronha, G., Samal, L., Yeh, H. C., Crocetti, S. & Kravet, S. Feb 2013 In : Journal of General Internal Medicine. 28, 2, p. 184-192 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electronic Health Records
Patient Safety
Safety Management
Primary Health Care
Safety

Patterns of Non-Administration of Ordered Doses of Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis: Implications for Novel Intervention Strategies

Shermock, K. M., Lau, B. D., Haut, E. R., Hobson, D. B., Ganetsky, V. S., Kraus, P. S., Efird, L. E., Lehmann, C. U., Pinto, B. L., Ross, P. A. & Streiff, M. B. Jun 14 2013 In : PLoS One. 8, 6, e66311

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Venous Thromboembolism
disease control
dosage
Enoxaparin
Medicine

Pharmacologic and mechanical strategies for preventing venous thromboembolism after bariatric surgery: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Brotman, D. J., Shihab, H. M., Prakasa, K. R., Kebede, S., Haut, E. R., Sharma, R., Shermock, K., Chelladurai, Y., Singh, S. & Segal, J. B. Jul 2013 In : JAMA Surgery. 148, 7, p. 675-686 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bariatric Surgery
Venous Thromboembolism
Meta-Analysis
Enoxaparin
Hemorrhage

Seven ways to preserve the Miracle of antibiotics

Bartlett, J. G., Gilbert, D. N. & Spellberg, B. May 15 2013 In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 56, 10, p. 1445-1450 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anti-Bacterial Agents
Microbial Drug Resistance
Motivation
Research

Streamlining the process for initial review of pharmacy residency applications: An analytic approach

Ensor, C. R., Walker, C. L., Rider, S. K., Clemente, E. U., Ashby, D. M. & Shermock, K. M. Oct 1 2013 In : American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy. 70, 19, p. 1670-1675 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pharmacy Residencies
Interviews
Logistic Models
Certification
Internship and Residency