HMS Articles of Interest

HMS Articles

Smith, Shawna N. et al. Patterns and Predictors of Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter Occlusion: The 3P-O Study. Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. 2017;2(5). Abstract

Rogers M, Blumberg N, Bernstein S, Flanders S, Chopra V. Association between delivery methods for red blood cell transfusion and the risk of venous thromboembolism: a longitudinal study. Lancet Haematology. Published online November 3, 2016. doi: 10.1016/S2352-3026(16)30132-6. Abstract

Greene T, Chopra V, Grant P, et al. Validation of Risk Assessment Models of Venous Thromboembolism in Hospitalized Medical Patients. Am J Med. 2016;129(9):1001.e9-1001. Abstract

Chopra V, Ratz D, Hofer T, et al. Limiting the Number of Lumens in Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters to Improve Outcomes and Reduce Cost: A Simulation Study. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2016;37(7):811-7. Abstract

Chopra V, Smith S, Swaminathan L, et al. Variations in Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter Use and Outcomes in Michigan Hospitals. JAMA Intern Med. Published online February 15, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2015.8402.  Abstract

Chopra V, Kuhn L, Ratz D, et al.  Vascular Nursing Experience, Practice Knowledge, and Beliefs: Results from the Michigan PICC1 Survey. J Hosp Med. Published online December 30, 2015. doi: 10.1002/jhm.2523.  Abstract

Chopra V, Flanders S. Revisiting the tale of venous thromboembolism in hospitalized medical patients. J Thromb Haemost. 2015;13(12):2152-4. Abstract

Grant P, Greene T, Chopra V, et al.  Assessing the Caprini Score for Risk Assessment of Venous Thromboembolism in Hospitalized Medical Patients.  Am J Med. Published online November 6, 2015.  doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2015.10.027. Abstract

Chopra V, Flanders S, Saint S, et al. The Michigan Appropriateness Guide for Intravenous Catheters (MAGIC): Results From a Multispecialty Panel Using the RAND/UCLA Appropriateness Method. Ann Intern Med. 2015;163(6_Supplement):S1-S40. Abstract

Grant P, Flanders S. Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis: a Path Toward More Appropriate Use. BMJ Quality and Safety. 2015;24:605-607. Abstract

Greene T, Flanders S, Woller S, et al.  The Association Between PICC Use and Venous Thromboembolism in Upper and Lower Extremities. Am J Med. Published online May 1, 2015. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2015.03.028. Abstract

Flanders S, Greene T, Grant P, et al. Hospital Performance for Pharmacologic Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis and Rate of Venous Thromboembolism : A Cohort Study. JAMA Intern Med. Published online August 18, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2014.3384. Abstract