Ronald Hays, Ph.D.

A Short Biography:

Ron Hays is a Professor of Medicine and Health Policy and Management. He specializes in research and teaching courses in health-related quality of life, patient satisfaction with care, and health-related behavior. Dr. Hays received his Ph.D. from UC Riverside. He is a Principal Investigator of the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS®) project and several studies of health-related quality of life.

Work Titles
Abraxis BioScience Senior Health Policy Analyst, Abraxis BioScience
UCLA Professor, Health Policy and Management Professor, Medicine Professor, General Internal Medicine
Education:
Degrees:
Ph.D., University of California, Riverside, 1981 - 1984
M.A., University of California, Riverside, 1979 - 1981
B.A., University of California, Riverside, 1975 - 1979

Contact Information:

Fax Number:

310-794-0732

Work Phone Number:

310-794-2294

Mailing Address:

UCLA Med-GIM & HSR
BOX 951736, 911 Broxton Plz
Los Angeles, CA 90095


Publications:

Maida Carl A, Marcus Marvin, Hays Ron D, Coulter Ian D, Ramos-Gomez Francisco, Lee Steve Y, McClory Patricia S, Van Laura V, Wang Yan, Shen Jie, Cai Li, Spolsky Vladimir W, Crall James J, Liu Honghu   Child and adolescent perceptions of oral health over the life course Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation, 2015; .
Hahn Erin E, Hays Ron D, Kahn Katherine L, Litwin Mark S, Ganz Patricia A   Post-traumatic stress symptoms in cancer survivors: relationship to the impact of cancer scale and other associated risk factors Psycho-oncology, 2015; 24(6): 643-52.
Flynn Kathryn E, Dew Mary Amanda, Lin Li, Fawzy Maria, Graham Felicia L, Hahn Elizabeth A, Hays Ron D, Kormos Robert L, Liu Honghu, McNulty Mary, Weinfurt Kevin P   Reliability and construct validity of PROMIS(®) measures for patients with heart failure who undergo heart transplant Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation, 2015; .
Fung Constance H, Martin Jennifer L, Hays Ron D, Rodriguez Juan Carlos, Igodan Uyi, Jouldjian Stella, Dzierzewski Joseph M, Kramer B Josea, Josephson Karen, Alessi Cathy   Development of the Usability of Sleep Apnea Equipment - Positive Airway Pressure (USE-PAP) questionnaire Sleep medicine, 2015; 16(5): 645-51.
Chawla Neetu, Urato Matthew, Ambs Anita, Schussler Nicola, Hays Ron D, Clauser Steven B, Zaslavsky Alan M, Walsh Kayo, Schwartz Margot, Halpern Michael, Gaillot Sarah, Goldstein Elizabeth H, Arora Neeraj K   Unveiling SEER-CAHPS®: a new data resource for quality of care research Journal of general internal medicine, 2015; 30(5): 641-50.
Irwin Debra E, Atwood Charles A, Hays Ron D, Spritzer Karen, Liu Honghu, Donohue James F, Leidy Nancy Kline, Yount Susan E, DeWalt Darren A   Correlation of PROMIS scales and clinical measures among chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients with and without exacerbations Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation, 2015; 24(4): 999-1009.
Spiegel Brennan M R, Hays Ron D, Bolus Roger, Melmed Gil Y, Chang Lin, Whitman Cynthia, Khanna Puja P, Paz Sylvia H, Hays Tonya, Reise Steve, Khanna Dinesh   Corrigendum: development of the NIH Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) gastrointestinal symptom scales The American journal of gastroenterology, 2015; 110(4): 608.
Hays Ron D, Spritzer Karen L, Thompson William W, Cella David   U.S. General Population Estimate for "Excellent" to "Poor" Self-Rated Health Item Journal of general internal medicine, 2015; 16(5): .
Kent Erin E, Ambs Anita, Mitchell Sandra A, Clauser Steven B, Smith Ashley Wilder, Hays Ron D   Health-related quality of life in older adult survivors of selected cancers: data from the SEER-MHOS linkage Cancer, 2015; 121(5): 758-65.
Barr Colin, Marois Maria, Sim Ida, Schmid Christopher H, Wilsey Barth, Ward Deborah, Duan Naihua, Hays Ron D, Selsky Joshua, Servadio Joseph, Schwartz Marc, Dsouza Clyde, Dhammi Navjot, Holt Zachary, Baquero Victor, MacDonald Scott, Jerant Anthony, Sprinkle Ron, Kravitz Richard L   The PREEMPT study - evaluating smartphone-assisted n-of-1 trials in patients with chronic pain: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Trials, 2015; 16(1): 67.
Anhang Price Rebecca, Elliott Marc N, Cleary Paul D, Zaslavsky Alan M, Hays Ron D   Should health care providers be accountable for patients' care experiences? Journal of general internal medicine, 2015; 30(2): 253-6.
Hess Rachel, Tindle Hilary, Conroy Molly B, Clark Sunday, Yablonsky Eric, Hays Ron D   A randomized controlled pilot trial of the functional assessment screening tablet to engage patients at the point of care Journal of general internal medicine, 2014; 29(12): 1641-9.
Xu Xiao, Buta Eugenia, Anhang Price Rebecca, Elliott Marc N, Hays Ron D, Cleary Paul D   Methodological Considerations When Studying the Association between Patient-Reported Care Experiences and Mortality Health services research, 2014; 74(1): .
Craig Benjamin M, Reeve Bryce B, Brown Paul M, Cella David, Hays Ron D, Lipscomb Joseph, Simon Pickard A, Revicki Dennis A   US valuation of health outcomes measured using the PROMIS-29 Value in health : the journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, 2014; 17(8): 846-53.
Nagaraja Vivek, Hays Ron D, Khanna Puja P, Spiegel Brennan M R, Chang Lin, Melmed Gil Y, Bolus Roger, Khanna Dinesh   Construct validity of the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System gastrointestinal symptom scales in systemic sclerosis Arthritis care & research, 2014; 66(11): 1725-30.
Weidmer Beverly A, Cleary Paul D, Keller San, Evensen Christian, Hurtado Margarita P, Kosiak Beth, Gallagher Patricia M, Levine Roger, Hays Ron D   Development and evaluation of the CAHPS (Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems) survey for in-center hemodialysis patients American journal of kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation, 2014; 64(5): 753-60.
Spiegel Brennan M R, Hays Ron D, Bolus Roger, Melmed Gil Y, Chang Lin, Whitman Cynthia, Khanna Puja P, Paz Sylvia H, Hays Tonya, Reise Steve, Khanna Dinesh   Development of the NIH Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) gastrointestinal symptom scales The American journal of gastroenterology, 2014; 109(11): 1804-14.
Fongwa Marie N, Nandy Karabi, Yang Qing, Hays Ron D   The Facilitators of and Barriers to Adherence to Hypertension Treatment Scale The Journal of cardiovascular nursing, 2014; 17(8): .
Anhang Price Rebecca, Elliott Marc N, Zaslavsky Alan M, Hays Ron D, Lehrman William G, Rybowski Lise, Edgman-Levitan Susan, Cleary Paul D   Examining the role of patient experience surveys in measuring health care quality Medical care research and review : MCRR, 2014; 71(5): 522-54.
Cohen Erica, Bolus Roger, Khanna Dinesh, Hays Ron D, Chang Lin, Melmed Gil Y, Khanna Puja, Spiegel Brennan   GERD symptoms in the general population: prevalence and severity versus care-seeking patients Digestive diseases and sciences, 2014; 59(10): 2488-96.
Bharmal Nazleen, Hays Ron D, McCarthy William J   Validity of temporal measures as proxies for measuring acculturation in Asian Indian survey respondents Journal of immigrant and minority health / Center for Minority Public Health, 2014; 16(5): 889-97.
Drake Christopher L, Hays Ron D, Morlock Robert, Wang Fong, Shikiar Richard, Frank Lori, Downey Ralph, Roth Thomas   Development and evaluation of a measure to assess restorative sleep Journal of clinical sleep medicine : JCSM : official publication of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, 2014; 10(7): 733-41, 741A-741E.
Wood Robert, Paoli Carly J, Hays Ron D, Taylor-Stokes Gavin, Piercy James, Gitlin Matthew   Evaluation of the consumer assessment of healthcare providers and systems in-center hemodialysis survey Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology : CJASN, 2014; 9(6): 1099-108.
Hays Ron D, Berman Laura J, Kanter Michael H, Hugh Mildred, Oglesby Rachel R, Kim Chong Y, Cui Mike, Brown Julie   Evaluating the psychometric properties of the CAHPS Patient-centered Medical Home survey Clinical therapeutics, 2014; 36(5): 689-696.e1.
Craig Benjamin M, Reeve Bryce B, Cella David, Hays Ron D, Pickard Alan S, Revicki Dennis A   Demographic differences in health preferences in the United States Medical care, 2014; 52(4): 307-13.
Hays Ron D, Martino Steven, Brown Julie A, Cui Mike, Cleary Paul, Gaillot Sarah, Elliott Marc   Evaluation of a Care Coordination Measure for the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) Medicare survey Medical care research and review : MCRR, 2014; 71(2): 192-202.
Hays Ron D, Reeve Bryce B, Smith Ashley Wilder, Clauser Steven B   Associations of cancer and other chronic medical conditions with SF-6D preference-based scores in Medicare beneficiaries Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation, 2014; 23(2): 385-91.
McGuire Anthony W, Eastwood Jo-Ann, Hays Ron D, Macabasco-O'Connell Aurelia, Doering Lynn V   Depressed or not depressed: untangling symptoms of depression in patients hospitalized with coronary heart disease American journal of critical care : an official publication, American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, 2014; 23(2): 106-16.
Rentz Anne M, Kowalski Jonathan W, Walt John G, Hays Ron D, Brazier John E, Yu Ren, Lee Paul, Bressler Neil, Revicki Dennis A   Development of a preference-based index from the National Eye Institute Visual Function Questionnaire-25 JAMA ophthalmology, 2014; 132(3): 310-8.
Calderón José L, Shaheen Magda, Hays Ron D, Fleming Erik S, Norris Keith C, Baker Richard S   Improving Diabetes Health Literacy by Animation The Diabetes educator, 2014; 40(3): 361-372.
Fayers Peter M, Hays Ron D   Should linking replace regression when mapping from profile-based measures to preference-based measures? Value in health : the journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, 2014; 17(2): 261-5.
Quigley Denise D, Elliott Marc N, Farley Donna O, Burkhart Q, Skootsky Samuel A, Hays Ron D   Specialties differ in which aspects of doctor communication predict overall physician ratings Journal of general internal medicine, 2014; 29(3): 447-54.
Khanna Puja, Agarwal Nikhil, Khanna Dinesh, Hays Ron D, Chang Lin, Bolus Roger, Melmed Gil, Whitman Cynthia B, Kaplan Robert M, Ogawa Rikke, Snyder Bradley, Spiegel Brennan Mr   Development of an online library of patient-reported outcome measures in gastroenterology: the GI-PRO database The American journal of gastroenterology, 2014; 109(2): 234-48.
Fayers Peter M, Hays Ron D   Don't middle your MIDs: regression to the mean shrinks estimates of minimally important differences Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation, 2014; 23(1): 1-4.
Craig Benjamin M, Hays Ron D, Pickard A Simon, Cella David, Revicki Dennis A, Reeve Bryce B   Comparison of US panel vendors for online surveys Journal of medical Internet research, 2013; 15(11): e260.
Hahn Erin E, Hays Ron D, Kahn Katherine L, Litwin Mark S, Ganz Patricia A   Use of imaging and biomarker tests for posttreatment care of early-stage breast cancer survivors Cancer, 2013; 119(24): 4316-24.
Avidan Alon, Hays Ron D, Diaz Natalie, Bordelon Yvette, Thompson Alexander W, Vassar Stefanie D, Vickrey Barbara G   Associations of sleep disturbance symptoms with health-related quality of life in Parkinson's disease The Journal of neuropsychiatry and clinical neurosciences, 2013; 25(4): 319-26.
Paz Sylvia H, Slotkin Jerry, McKean-Cowdin Roberta, Lee Paul, Owsley Cynthia, Vitale Susan, Varma Rohit, Gershon Richard, Hays Ron D   Development of a vision-targeted health-related quality of life item measure Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation, 2013; 22(9): 2477-87.
Hays Ron D, Spritzer Karen L, Amtmann Dagmar, Lai Jin-Shei, Dewitt Esi Morgan, Rothrock Nan, Dewalt Darren A, Riley William T, Fries James F, Krishnan Eswar   Upper-extremity and mobility subdomains from the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) adult physical functioning item bank Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation, 2013; 94(11): 2291-6.
Reeve Bryce B, Wyrwich Kathleen W, Wu Albert W, Velikova Galina, Terwee Caroline B, Snyder Claire F, Schwartz Carolyn, Revicki Dennis A, Moinpour Carol M, McLeod Lori D, Lyons Jessica C, Lenderking William R, Hinds Pamela S, Hays Ron D, Greenhalgh Joanne, Gershon Richard, Feeny David, Fayers Peter M, Cella David, Brundage Michael, Ahmed Sara, Aaronson Neil K, Butt Zeeshan   ISOQOL recommends minimum standards for patient-reported outcome measures used in patient-centered outcomes and comparative effectiveness research Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation, 2013; 22(8): 1889-905.
Paz Sylvia H, Spritzer Karen L, Morales Leo S, Hays Ron D   Evaluation of the Patient-Reported Outcomes Information System (PROMIS(®)) Spanish-language physical functioning items Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation, 2013; 22(7): 1819-30.
Suskind Anne M, Berry Sandra H, Suttorp Marika J, Elliott Marc N, Hays Ron D, Ewing Brett A, Clemens J Quentin   Health-related quality of life in patients with interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome and frequently associated comorbidities Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation, 2013; 22(7): 1537-41.
Bade Annette, Boas Mark, Gallaway Michael, Mitchell G Lynn, Scheiman Mitchell, Kulp Marjean T, Cotter Susan A, Rouse Michael, Rouse Michael   Relationship between clinical signs and symptoms of convergence insufficiency Optometry and vision science : official publication of the American Academy of Optometry, 2013; 90(9): 988-95.
Bergeson Steven C, Gray Janiece, Ehrmantraut Lynn A, Laibson Tracy, Hays Ron D   Comparing Web-based with Mail Survey Administration of the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS(®)) Clinician and Group Survey Primary health care : open access, 2013; 3(7): .
Templin Thomas N, Hays Ron D, Gershon Richard C, Rothrock Nan, Jones Richard N, Teresi Jeanne A, Stewart Anita, Weech-Maldonado Robert, Wallace Steve   Introduction to patient-reported outcome item banks: issues in minority aging research Expert review of pharmacoeconomics & outcomes research, 2013; 13(2): 183-6.
Paz Sylvia H, Spritzer Karen L, Morales Leo S, Hays Ron D   Age-related Differential Item Functioning for the Patient-Reported Outcomes Information System (PROMIS®) Physical Functioning Items Primary health care : open access, 2013; 3(131): .
Beaumont Jennifer L, Havlik Richard, Cook Karon F, Hays Ron D, Wallner-Allen Kathleen, Korper Samuel P, Lai Jin-Shei, Nord Christine, Zill Nicholas, Choi Seung, Yost Kathleen J, Ustsinovich Vitali, Brouwers Pim, Hoffman Howard J, Gershon Richard   Norming plans for the NIH Toolbox Neurology, 2013; 80(11 Suppl 3): S87-92.
Varma Rohit, McKean-Cowdin Roberta, Vitale Susan, Slotkin Jerry, Hays Ron D   Vision assessment using the NIH Toolbox Neurology, 2013; 80(11 Suppl 3): S37-40.
McGuire Anthony W, Eastwood Jo-Ann, Macabasco-O'Connell Aurelia, Hays Ron D, Doering Lynn V   Depression screening: utility of the patient health questionnaire in patients with acute coronary syndrome American journal of critical care : an official publication, American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, 2013; 22(1): 12-9.
Martino Steven C, Kanouse David E, Elliott Marc N, Teleki Stephanie S, Hays Ron D   A field experiment on the impact of physician-level performance data on consumers' choice of physician Medical care, 2012; 50 Suppl(11): S65-73.
Cleary Paul D, Crofton Christine, Hays Ron D, Horner Ronnie   Advances from the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS®) Project. Introduction Medical care, 2012; 50 Suppl(11): S1.
Weech-Maldonado Robert, Elliott Marc, Pradhan Rohit, Schiller Cameron, Hall Allyson, Hays Ron D   Can hospital cultural competency reduce disparities in patient experiences with care? Medical care, 2012; 50 Suppl(11): S48-55.
McInnes D Keith, Brown Julie A, Hays Ron D, Gallagher Patricia, Ralston James D, Hugh Mildred, Kanter Michael, Serrato Carl A, Cosenza Carol, Halamka John, Ding Lin, Cleary Paul D   Development and evaluation of CAHPS questions to assess the impact of health information technology on patient experiences with ambulatory care Medical care, 2012; 50 Suppl(11): S11-9.
Crall James J, Spritzer Karen L, Hays Ron D   Development and implementation of a dental office assessment program The Journal of the American College of Dentists, 2012; 79(3): 33-41.
Scholle Sarah Hudson, Vuong Oanh, Ding Lin, Fry Stephanie, Gallagher Patricia, Brown Julie A, Hays Ron D, Cleary Paul D   Development of and field test results for the CAHPS PCMH Survey Medical care, 2012; 50 Suppl(11): S2-10.
Chen Alex Y, Elliott Marc N, Spritzer Karen L, Brown Julie A, Skootsky Samuel A, Rowley Cliff, Hays Ron D   Differences in CAHPS reports and ratings of health care provided to adults and children Medical care, 2012; 50 Suppl(11): S35-9.
Hays Ron D, Reise Steven, Calderón José Luis   How much is lost in using single items? Journal of general internal medicine, 2012; 27(11): 1402-3.
Dyer Naomi, Sorra Joann S, Smith Scott Alan, Cleary Paul D, Hays Ron D   Psychometric properties of the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS®) Clinician and Group Adult Visit Survey Medical care, 2012; 50 Suppl(11): S28-34.
Haviland Amelia M, Elliott Marc N, Weech-Maldonado Robert, Hambarsoomian Katrin, Orr Nate, Hays Ron D   Racial/ethnic disparities in Medicare Part D experiences Medical care, 2012; 50 Suppl(11): S40-7.
Barnhardt Carmen, Cotter Susan A, Mitchell G Lynn, Scheiman Mitchell, Kulp Marjean T, Kulp Marjean T   Symptoms in children with convergence insufficiency: before and after treatment Optometry and vision science : official publication of the American Academy of Optometry, 2012; 89(10): 1512-20.
Weidmer Beverly A, Brach Cindy, Hays Ron D   Development and evaluation of CAHPS survey items assessing how well healthcare providers address health literacy Medical care, 2012; 50(9 Suppl 2): S3-11.
Carle Adam C, Weech-Maldonado Robert, Ngo-Metzger Quyen, Hays Ron D   Evaluating measurement equivalence across race and ethnicity on the CAHPS Cultural Competence Survey Medical care, 2012; 50(9 Suppl 2): S32-6.
Weech-Maldonado Robert, Elliott Marc N, Pradhan Rohit, Schiller Cameron, Dreachslin Janice, Hays Ron D   Moving towards culturally competent health systems: organizational and market factors Social science & medicine (1982), 2012; 75(5): 815-22.
Weech-Maldonado Robert, Carle Adam, Weidmer Beverly, Hurtado Margarita, Ngo-Metzger Quyen, Hays Ron D   The Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) cultural competence (CC) item set Medical care, 2012; 50(9 Suppl 2): S22-31.
Magasi Susan, Ryan Gery, Revicki Dennis, Lenderking William, Hays Ron D, Brod Meryl, Snyder Claire, Boers Maarten, Cella David   Content validity of patient-reported outcome measures: perspectives from a PROMIS meeting Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation, 2012; 21(5): 739-46.
Maglinte Gregory A, Hays Ron D, Kaplan Robert M   US general population norms for telephone administration of the SF-36v2 Journal of clinical epidemiology, 2012; 65(5): 497-502.
Hsiao An-Fu, York Robyn, Hsiao Ian, Hansen Ed, Hays Ron D, Ives John, Coulter Ian D   A randomized controlled study to evaluate the efficacy of noninvasive limb cover for chronic phantom limb pain among veteran amputees Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation, 2012; 93(4): 617-22.
Hess Rachel, Thurston Rebecca C, Hays Ron D, Chang Chung-Chou H, Dillon Stacey N, Ness Roberta B, Bryce Cindy L, Kapoor Wishwa N, Matthews Karen A   The impact of menopause on health-related quality of life: results from the STRIDE longitudinal study Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation, 2012; 21(3): 535-44.
Feeny David, Spritzer Karen, Hays Ron D, Liu Honghu, Ganiats Theodore G, Kaplan Robert M, Palta Mari, Fryback Dennis G   Agreement about identifying patients who change over time: cautionary results in cataract and heart failure patients Medical decision making : an international journal of the Society for Medical Decision Making, 2012; 32(2): 273-86.
Weech-Maldonado Robert, Dreachslin Janice L, Brown Julie, Pradhan Rohit, Rubin Kelly L, Schiller Cameron, Hays Ron D   Cultural competency assessment tool for hospitals: evaluating hospitals' adherence to the culturally and linguistically appropriate services standards Health care management review, 2012; 37(1): 54-66.
Han Paul K J, Lee Minjung, Reeve Bryce B, Mariotto Angela B, Wang Zhuoqiao, Hays Ron D, Yabroff K Robin, Topor Marie, Feuer Eric J   Development of a prognostic model for six-month mortality in older adults with declining health Journal of pain and symptom management, 2012; 43(3): 527-39.
Kowalski Jonathan W, Rentz Anne M, Walt John G, Lloyd Andrew, Lee Jeff, Young Tracey A, Chen Wen-Hung, Bressler Neil M, Lee Paul, Brazier John E, Hays Ron D, Revicki Dennis A   Rasch analysis in the development of a simplified version of the National Eye Institute Visual-Function Questionnaire-25 for utility estimation Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation, 2012; 21(2): 323-34.
Xu Hanna, Thurston Rebecca C, Matthews Karen A, Bryce Cindy L, Hays Ron D, Kapoor Wishwa N, Ness Roberta B, Hess Rachel   Are hot flashes associated with sleep disturbance during midlife? Results from the STRIDE cohort study Maturitas, 2012; 71(1): 34-8.
Vassar Stefanie D, Bordelon Yvette M, Hays Ron D, Diaz Natalie, Rausch Rebecca, Mao Cherry, Vickrey Barbara G   Confirmatory factor analysis of the motor unified Parkinson's disease rating scale Parkinson's disease, 2012; 2012(1): 719167.
Khanna Dinesh, Maranian Paul, Rothrock Nan, Cella David, Gershon Richard, Khanna Puja P, Spiegel Brennan, Furst Daniel E, Clements Phil J, Bechtel Amber, Hays Ron D   Feasibility and construct validity of PROMIS and "legacy" instruments in an academic scleroderma clinic Value in health : the journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, 2012; 15(1): 128-34.
Borsting Eric, Mitchell G Lynn, Kulp Marjean Taylor, Scheiman Mitchell, Amster Deborah M, Cotter Susan, Coulter Rachael A, Fecho Gregory, Gallaway Michael F, Granet David, Hertle Richard, Rodena Jacqueline, Yamada Tomohiko, Yamada Tomohiko   Improvement in academic behaviors after successful treatment of convergence insufficiency Optometry and vision science : official publication of the American Academy of Optometry, 2012; 89(1): 12-8.
Carle Adam C, Cella David, Cai Li, Choi Seung W, Crane Paul K, Curtis S McKay, Gruhl Jonathan, Lai Jin-Shei, Mukherjee Shubhabrata, Reise Steven P, Teresi Jeanne A, Thissen David, Wu Eric J, Hays Ron D   Advancing PROMIS's methodology: results of the Third Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS(®)) Psychometric Summit Expert review of pharmacoeconomics & outcomes research, 2011; 11(6): 677-84.
Martino Steven C, Elliott Marc N, Kanouse David E, Farley Donna O, Burkhart Q, Hays Ron D   Depression and the health care experiences of Medicare beneficiaries Health services research, 2011; 46(6pt1): 1883-904.
Yang Frances M, Heslin Kevin C, Mehta Kala M, Yang Cheng-Wu, Ocepek-Welikson Katja, Kleinman Marjorie, Morales Leo S, Hays Ron D, Stewart Anita L, Mungas Dan, Jones Richard N, Teresi Jeanne A   A comparison of item response theory-based methods for examining differential item functioning in object naming test by language of assessment among older Latinos Psychological test and assessment modeling, 2011; 53(4): 440-460.
Cherepanov Dasha, Palta Mari, Fryback Dennis G, Robert Stephanie A, Hays Ron D, Kaplan Robert M   Gender differences in multiple underlying dimensions of health-related quality of life are associated with sociodemographic and socioeconomic status Medical care, 2011; 49(11): 1021-30.
Khanna Dinesh, Krishnan Eswar, Dewitt Esi Morgan, Khanna Puja P, Spiegel Brennan, Hays Ron D   Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS®) -- The future of measuring patient reported outcomes in rheumatology Arthritis care & research, 2011; 63(S11): S486-S490.
Khanna Dinesh, Krishnan Eswar, Dewitt Esi Morgan, Khanna Puja P, Spiegel Brennan, Hays Ron D   The future of measuring patient-reported outcomes in rheumatology: Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) Arthritis care & research, 2011; 63 Suppl 11(6pt1): S486-90.
Scheiman Mitchell, Cotter Susan, Kulp Marjean Taylor, Mitchell G Lynn, Cooper Jeffrey, Gallaway Michael, Hopkins Kristine B, Bartuccio Mary, Chung Ida, Chung Ida   Treatment of accommodative dysfunction in children: results from a randomized clinical trial Optometry and vision science : official publication of the American Academy of Optometry, 2011; 88(11): 1343-52.
Heslin Kevin C, Stein Judith A, Heinzerling Keith G, Pan Deyu, Magladry Christine, Hays Ron D   Clinical correlates of health-related quality of life among opioid-dependent patients Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation, 2011; 20(8): 1205-13.
Khanna Dinesh, Maranian Paul, Palta Mari, Kaplan Robert M, Hays Ron D, Cherepanov Dasha, Fryback Dennis G   Health-related quality of life in adults reporting arthritis: analysis from the National Health Measurement Study Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation, 2011; 20(7): 1131-40.
Khanna Dinesh, Furst Daniel E, Maranian Paul, Seibold James R, Impens Ann, Mayes Maureen D, Clements Philip J, Getzug Terri, Hays Ron D   Minimally important differences of the UCLA Scleroderma Clinical Trial Consortium Gastrointestinal Tract Instrument The Journal of rheumatology, 2011; 38(9): 1920-4.
Shen Joannie, Johnston Michael, Hays Ron D   Asthma outcome measures Expert review of pharmacoeconomics & outcomes research, 2011; 11(4): 447-53.
Johnston Michael F, Hays Ron D, Subramanian Saskia K, Elashoff Robert M, Axe Eleanor K, Li Jie-Jia, Kim Irene, Vargas Roberto B, Lee Jihey, Yang LuGe, Hui Ka-Kit   Patient education integrated with acupuncture for relief of cancer-related fatigue randomized controlled feasibility study BMC complementary and alternative medicine, 2011; 11(7): 49.
Frech Tracy, Hays Ron D, Maranian Paul, Clements Philip J, Furst Daniel E, Khanna Dinesh   Prevalence and correlates of sleep disturbance in systemic sclerosis--results from the UCLA scleroderma quality of life study Rheumatology (Oxford, England), 2011; 50(7): 1280-7.
Setodji Claude Messan, Reise Steven P, Morales Leo S, Fongwa Marie N, Hays Ron D   Differential item functioning by survey language among older Hispanics enrolled in Medicare managed care: a new method for anchor item selection Medical care, 2011; 49(5): 461-8.
Kaplan Robert M, Tally Steven, Hays Ron D, Feeny David, Ganiats Theodore G, Palta Mari, Fryback Dennis G   Five preference-based indexes in cataract and heart failure patients were not equally responsive to change Journal of clinical epidemiology, 2011; 64(5): 497-506.
Arora Neeraj K, Reeve Bryce B, Hays Ron D, Clauser Steven B, Oakley-Girvan Ingrid   Assessment of quality of cancer-related follow-up care from the cancer survivor's perspective Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2011; 29(10): 1280-9.
Eastwood Jo-Ann, Doering Lynn V, Dracup Kathleen, Evangelista Lorraine, Hays Ron D   Health-related quality of life: The impact of diagnostic angiography Heart & lung : the journal of critical care, 2011; 40(2): 147-55.
McLeod Lori D, Coon Cheryl D, Martin Susan A, Fehnel Sheri E, Hays Ron D   Interpreting patient-reported outcome results: US FDA guidance and emerging methods Expert review of pharmacoeconomics & outcomes research, 2011; 11(2): 163-9.
Bodukam Vijay, Hays Ron D, Maranian Paul, Furst Daniel E, Seibold James R, Impens Ann, Mayes Maureen D, Clements Philip J, Khanna Dinesh   Association of gastrointestinal involvement and depressive symptoms in patients with systemic sclerosis Rheumatology (Oxford, England), 2011; 50(2): 330-4.
Liu Honghu, Cella David, Gershon Richard, Shen Jie, Morales Leo S, Riley William, Hays Ron D   Representativeness of the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System Internet panel Journal of clinical epidemiology, 2010; 63(11): 1169-78.
Hays Ron D, Bjorner Jakob B, Revicki Dennis A, Spritzer Karen L, Cella David   Development of physical and mental health summary scores from the patient-reported outcomes measurement information system (PROMIS) global items Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation, 2009; 18(7): 873-80.
Vickrey Barbara G, Hays Ron D, Maines Michele L, Vassar Stefanie D, Fitten Jaime, Strickland Tony   Development and preliminary evaluation of a quality of life measure targeted at dementia caregivers Health and quality of life outcomes, 2009; 7(7): 56.
Teresi Jeanne A, Ocepek-Welikson Katja, Kleinman Marjorie, Eimicke Joseph P, Crane Paul K, Jones Richard N, Lai Jin-Shei, Choi Seung W, Hays Ron D, Reeve Bryce B, Reise Steven P, Pilkonis Paul A, Cella David   Analysis of differential item functioning in the depression item bank from the Patient Reported Outcome Measurement Information System (PROMIS): An item response theory approach Psychology science quarterly, 2009; 51(2): 148-180.
Kahn Katherine L, Tisnado Diana M, Adams John L, Liu Honghu, Chen Wen-Pin, Hu Fang Ashlee, Mangione Carol M, Hays Ronald D, Damberg Cheryl L   Does ambulatory process of care predict health-related quality of life outcomes for patients with chronic disease? Health services research, 2007; 42(1 Pt 1): 63-83.
Hsiao An-Fu, Ryan Gery W, Hays Ronald D, Coulter Ian D, Andersen Ronald M, Wenger Neil S   Variations in provider conceptions of integrative medicine Social science & medicine (1982), 2006; 62(12): 2973-87.
Hays, RD Brodsky, M Johnston, MF Spritzer, KL Hui, KK   Evaluating the statistical significance of health-related quality-of-life change in individual patients Evaluation & the health professions. , 2005; 28(2): 160-71.
Hays, RD Martin, SA Sesti, AM Spritzer, KL   Psychometric properties of the Medical Outcomes Study Sleep measure Sleep medicine. , 2005; 6(1): 41-4.
Farley, DO Short, PF Elliott, MN Kanouse, DE Brown, JA Hays, RD   Effects of CAHPS health plan performance information on plan choices by New Jersey Medicaid beneficiaries Health services research. , 2002; 37(4): 985-1007.
Hays, R. D., & Morales, L. S.   The RAND-36 measure of health-related quality of life, Annals of Medicine, 2001; 33: 350-357.
Hays, RD Ellickson, PL   Comparison of the Rost and the CAGE alcohol screening instruments in young adults Substance use & misuse. , 2001; 36(5): 639-51.
Hays, RD Morales, LS Reise, SP   Item response theory and health outcomes measurement in the 21st century Medical care. , 2000; 38(9 Suppl): II28-42.
Fleishman, JA Sherbourne, CD Crystal, S Collins, RL Marshall, GN Kelly, M Bozzette, SA Shapiro, MF Hays, RD   Coping, conflictual social interactions, social support, and mood among HIV-infected persons. HCSUS Consortium American journal of community psychology. , 2000; 28(4): 421-53.
Coons SJ,Rao S,Keininger DL,Hays RD   A comparative review of generic quality of life instruments, PharmacoEconomics, 2000; 17: 13-35.
Hays, RD Cunningham, WE Sherbourne, CD Wilson, IB Wu, AW Cleary, PD McCaffrey, DF Fleishman, JA Crystal, S Collins, R Eggan, F Shapiro, MF Bozzette, SA   Health-related quality of life in patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection in the United States: results from the HIV Cost and Services Utilization Study The American journal of medicine. , 2000; 108(9): 714-22.
Cunningham, WE Mosen, DM Morales, LS Andersen, RM Shapiro, MF Hays, RD   Ethnic and racial differences in long-term survival from hospitalization for HIV infection Journal of health care for the poor and underserved. , 2000; 11(2): 163-78.
Cunningham, WE Hays, RD Burton, TM Kington, RS   Health status measurement performance and health status differences by age, ethnicity, and gender: assessment in the medical outcomes study Journal of health care for the poor and underserved. , 2000; 11(1): 58-76.
Bing, EG Hays, RD Jacobson, LP Chen, B Gange, SJ Kass, NE Chmiel, JS Zucconi, SL   Health-related quality of life among people with HIV disease: results from the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation. , 2000; 9(1): 55-63.
Morales, LS Cunningham, WE Brown, JA Liu, H Hays, RD   Are Latinos less satisfied with communication by health care providers? Journal of general internal medicine : official journal of the Society for Research and Education in Primary Care Internal Medicine. , 1999; 14(7): 409-17.
Justice, AC Rabeneck, L Hays, RD Wu, AW Bozzette, SA   Sensitivity, specificity, reliability, and clinical validity of provider-reported symptoms: a comparison with self-reported symptoms. Outcomes Committee of the AIDS Clinical Trials Group Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999) , 1999; 21(2): 126-33.

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