Effect of Medicaid Expansion on Visit Composition in a Louisiana Health Care System
Conclusion: Medicaid expansion reduced uncompensated care in our patient population and expanded the access to primary care clinics. Ongoing research is needed to understand the effect of nonfinancial barriers to care on access to and utilization of services in Louisiana.PMID:35756588 | PMC:PMC9196955 | DOI:10.31486/toj.21.0106 (Source: Ochsner Journal)
Source: Ochsner Journal - June 27, 2022 Category: General Medicine Authors: Diana Hamer Deekshith Mandala Glenn Jones Gerald M Knapp Tonya Jagneaux Source Type: research

A nationwide retrospective analysis of ventilator-associated pneumonia in the US
In conclusion, VAP is associated with significant mortality. Infective, traumatic, cardiovascular, and respiratory conditions accounted for over 85% of hospitalizations with VAP. Acute renal failure, the presence of liver disease, and lack of insurance are associated with higher mortality in hospitalizations with VAP.PMID:35754600 | PMC:PMC9196743 | DOI:10.1080/08998280.2022.2049960 (Source: Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings)
Source: Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings - June 27, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Hafeez Shaka Zain El-Amir Tauseef Akhtar Farah Wani Sairam Raghavan Parnia Khamooshi Valeria Trelles-Garcia Asim Kichloo Source Type: research

Effect of Medicaid Expansion on Visit Composition in a Louisiana Health Care System
Conclusion: Medicaid expansion reduced uncompensated care in our patient population and expanded the access to primary care clinics. Ongoing research is needed to understand the effect of nonfinancial barriers to care on access to and utilization of services in Louisiana.PMID:35756588 | PMC:PMC9196955 | DOI:10.31486/toj.21.0106 (Source: Ochsner Journal)
Source: Ochsner Journal - June 27, 2022 Category: General Medicine Authors: Diana Hamer Deekshith Mandala Glenn Jones Gerald M Knapp Tonya Jagneaux Source Type: research

A nationwide retrospective analysis of ventilator-associated pneumonia in the US
In conclusion, VAP is associated with significant mortality. Infective, traumatic, cardiovascular, and respiratory conditions accounted for over 85% of hospitalizations with VAP. Acute renal failure, the presence of liver disease, and lack of insurance are associated with higher mortality in hospitalizations with VAP.PMID:35754600 | PMC:PMC9196743 | DOI:10.1080/08998280.2022.2049960 (Source: Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings)
Source: Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings - June 27, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Hafeez Shaka Zain El-Amir Tauseef Akhtar Farah Wani Sairam Raghavan Parnia Khamooshi Valeria Trelles-Garcia Asim Kichloo Source Type: research

Effect of Medicaid Expansion on Visit Composition in a Louisiana Health Care System
Conclusion: Medicaid expansion reduced uncompensated care in our patient population and expanded the access to primary care clinics. Ongoing research is needed to understand the effect of nonfinancial barriers to care on access to and utilization of services in Louisiana.PMID:35756588 | PMC:PMC9196955 | DOI:10.31486/toj.21.0106 (Source: Ochsner Journal)
Source: Ochsner Journal - June 27, 2022 Category: General Medicine Authors: Diana Hamer Deekshith Mandala Glenn Jones Gerald M Knapp Tonya Jagneaux Source Type: research

A nationwide retrospective analysis of ventilator-associated pneumonia in the US
In conclusion, VAP is associated with significant mortality. Infective, traumatic, cardiovascular, and respiratory conditions accounted for over 85% of hospitalizations with VAP. Acute renal failure, the presence of liver disease, and lack of insurance are associated with higher mortality in hospitalizations with VAP.PMID:35754600 | PMC:PMC9196743 | DOI:10.1080/08998280.2022.2049960 (Source: Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings)
Source: Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings - June 27, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Hafeez Shaka Zain El-Amir Tauseef Akhtar Farah Wani Sairam Raghavan Parnia Khamooshi Valeria Trelles-Garcia Asim Kichloo Source Type: research

Effect of Medicaid Expansion on Visit Composition in a Louisiana Health Care System
Conclusion: Medicaid expansion reduced uncompensated care in our patient population and expanded the access to primary care clinics. Ongoing research is needed to understand the effect of nonfinancial barriers to care on access to and utilization of services in Louisiana.PMID:35756588 | PMC:PMC9196955 | DOI:10.31486/toj.21.0106 (Source: Ochsner Journal)
Source: Ochsner Journal - June 27, 2022 Category: General Medicine Authors: Diana Hamer Deekshith Mandala Glenn Jones Gerald M Knapp Tonya Jagneaux Source Type: research

A nationwide retrospective analysis of ventilator-associated pneumonia in the US
In conclusion, VAP is associated with significant mortality. Infective, traumatic, cardiovascular, and respiratory conditions accounted for over 85% of hospitalizations with VAP. Acute renal failure, the presence of liver disease, and lack of insurance are associated with higher mortality in hospitalizations with VAP.PMID:35754600 | PMC:PMC9196743 | DOI:10.1080/08998280.2022.2049960 (Source: Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings)
Source: Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings - June 27, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Hafeez Shaka Zain El-Amir Tauseef Akhtar Farah Wani Sairam Raghavan Parnia Khamooshi Valeria Trelles-Garcia Asim Kichloo Source Type: research

HPR41 Did Affordable Care Act Decrease the Uninsured Rate Among Hispanic Patients Newly Diagnosed with Cancer in Texas?
This study evaluated the effect of ACA on the uninsured rate among the Hispanic cancer patients in Texas, which did not implement the Medicaid expansion. (Source: Value in Health)
Source: Value in Health - June 26, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: M Zakeri, SS Sansgiry, JD Thornton Source Type: research

Patient satisfaction scores in adults with psoriasis
In conclusion, psoriasis diagnosis was not associated with difference in satisfaction. However, lower-income adults with public or no insurance and multimorbidity had lower satisfaction. Moreover, specialist consultation was associated with higher sat isfaction. Multidisciplinary and increased healthcare access are needed to optimize patient satisfaction. (Source: Archives of Dermatological Research)
Source: Archives of Dermatological Research - June 24, 2022 Category: Dermatology Source Type: research

QuickStats: Percentage* of Uninsured Adults Aged 18-64 Years, < sup > † < /sup > by Race and Selected Hispanic < sup > § < /sup > Origin Subgroup - National Health Interview Survey, United States, 2019-2020
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2022 Jun 24;71(25):834. doi: 10.15585/mmwr.mm7125a3.NO ABSTRACTPMID:35737576 | DOI:10.15585/mmwr.mm7125a3 (Source: MMWR Morb Mortal Wkl...)
Source: MMWR Morb Mortal Wkl... - June 23, 2022 Category: Epidemiology Source Type: research

QuickStats: Percentage* of Uninsured Adults Aged 18-64 Years, < sup > † < /sup > by Race and Selected Hispanic < sup > § < /sup > Origin Subgroup - National Health Interview Survey, United States, 2019-2020
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2022 Jun 24;71(25):834. doi: 10.15585/mmwr.mm7125a3.NO ABSTRACTPMID:35737576 | DOI:10.15585/mmwr.mm7125a3 (Source: MMWR Morb Mortal Wkl...)
Source: MMWR Morb Mortal Wkl... - June 23, 2022 Category: Epidemiology Source Type: research

QuickStats: Percentage* of Uninsured Adults Aged 18-64 Years, < sup > † < /sup > by Race and Selected Hispanic < sup > § < /sup > Origin Subgroup - National Health Interview Survey, United States, 2019-2020
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2022 Jun 24;71(25):834. doi: 10.15585/mmwr.mm7125a3.NO ABSTRACTPMID:35737576 | DOI:10.15585/mmwr.mm7125a3 (Source: MMWR Morb Mortal Wkl...)
Source: MMWR Morb Mortal Wkl... - June 23, 2022 Category: Epidemiology Source Type: research

QuickStats: Percentage* of Uninsured Adults Aged 18-64 Years, < sup > † < /sup > by Race and Selected Hispanic < sup > § < /sup > Origin Subgroup - National Health Interview Survey, United States, 2019-2020
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2022 Jun 24;71(25):834. doi: 10.15585/mmwr.mm7125a3.NO ABSTRACTPMID:35737576 | DOI:10.15585/mmwr.mm7125a3 (Source: MMWR Morb Mortal Wkl...)
Source: MMWR Morb Mortal Wkl... - June 23, 2022 Category: Epidemiology Source Type: research

QuickStats: Percentage* of Uninsured Adults Aged 18-64 Years, < sup > † < /sup > by Race and Selected Hispanic < sup > § < /sup > Origin Subgroup - National Health Interview Survey, United States, 2019-2020
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2022 Jun 24;71(25):834. doi: 10.15585/mmwr.mm7125a3.NO ABSTRACTPMID:35737576 | DOI:10.15585/mmwr.mm7125a3 (Source: MMWR Morb Mortal Wkl...)
Source: MMWR Morb Mortal Wkl... - June 23, 2022 Category: Epidemiology Source Type: research