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Shaping the Future
RESEARCH

Neil Wenger, M.D., M.P.H.

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310-794-0732

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310-794-2288

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

Office Address:

200 Medical Plaza
Suite 420
Los Angeles, CA 90095
UNITED STATES

Work Email Address:

nwenger@mednet.ucla.edu

Website:

Home Page.
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Professor, Department of Medicine

General Internal Medicine

Program Member, Regulatory Knowledge and Support, Industry Relations, and Research Ethics

Member, CTSI

Community Engagement and Research Program (CERP)

JCCC Patients and Survivors Program Area


A Short Biography:

Neil S. Wenger is Professor of Medicine in the Division of General Internal Medicine at UCLA and a consulting researcher at RAND. He is director of the UCLA Healthcare Ethics Center and is chair of the Ethics Committee at the UCLA Medical Center. He also is director of the NRSA Primary Care Research Fellowship in the UCLA Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research. Dr. Wenger is an active general internist and carries out research in the empirical study of clinical ethics, care of and decision making for the older patient, and quality of health care. He directs the Assessing Care of the Vulnerable Elders project, which has developed a quality-of-care assessment system for vulnerable older persons and interventions to improve care for this group. Other areas of interest include medication adherence, teaching clinical ethics, and measuring the quality of end-of-life care.

Awards and Honors:

UCLA School of Medicine
UCLA School of Medicine
UCLA School of Medicine

Selected Publications:

Walling Anne M, Asch Steven M, Lorenz Karl A, Wenger Neil S Impact of consideration of transplantation on end-of-life care for patients during a terminal hospitalization. Transplantation. 2013; 95(4): 641-6.
Wenger Neil S, Citko Judy, O'Malley Kate, Diamant Allison, Lorenz Karl, Gonzalez Victor, Tarn Derjung M Implementation of Physician Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment in nursing homes in California: evaluation of a novel statewide dissemination mechanism. Journal of general internal medicine. 2013; 28(1): 51-7.
Tarn Derjung M, Paterniti Debora A, Orosz Deborah K, Tseng Chi-Hong, Wenger Neil S Intervention to enhance communication about newly prescribed medications. Annals of family medicine. 2013; 11(1): 28-36.
Tarn Derjung M, Paterniti Debora A, Good Jeffrey S, Coulter Ian D, Galliher James M, Kravitz Richard L, Karlamangla Arun S, Wenger Neil S Physician-patient communication about dietary supplements. Patient education and counseling. 2013; 91(3): 287-94.
Anger Jennifer T, Scott Victoria C S, Kiyosaki Krista, Khan Aqsa A, Sevilla Claudia, Connor Sarah E, Roth Carol P, Litwin Mark S, Wenger Neil S, Shekelle Paul G Quality-of-care indicators for pelvic organ prolapse: development of an infrastructure for quality assessment. International urogynecology journal. 2013; 91(3): .
Wenger Neil S Skin Cancer and Shared Decision Making: Comment on "Treatment of Nonfatal Conditions at the End of Life". JAMA internal medicine. 2013; 91(3): 1-2.
Green Jonas, Bell Douglas S, Wenger Neil S Stewardship decisions among internal medicine residents: responses to common challenges using vignettes. Teaching and learning in medicine. 2013; 25(2): 141-7.
Min Lillian, Wenger Neil, Walling Anne M, Blaum Caroline, Cigolle Christine, Ganz David A, Reuben David, Shekelle Paul, Roth Carol, Kerr Eve A When comorbidity, aging, and complexity of primary care meet: development and validation of the Geriatric CompleXity of Care Index. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2013; 61(4): 542-50.
Khanna Dinesh, Fitzgerald John D, Khanna Puja P, Bae Sangmee, Singh Manjit K, Neogi Tuhina, Pillinger Michael H, Merill Joan, Lee Susan, Prakash Shraddha, Kaldas Marian, Gogia Maneesh, Perez-Ruiz Fernando, Taylor Will, Lioté Frédéric, Choi Hyon, Singh Jasvinder A, Dalbeth Nicola, Kaplan Sanford, Niyyar Vandana, Jones Danielle, Yarows Steven A, Roessler Blake, Kerr Gail, King Charles, Levy Gerald, Furst Daniel E, Edwards N Lawrence, Mandell Brian, Schumacher H Ralph, Robbins Mark, Wenger Neil, Terkeltaub Robert, Terkeltaub Robert 2012 American College of Rheumatology guidelines for management of gout. Part 1: systematic nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic therapeutic approaches to hyperuricemia. Arthritis care & research. 2012; 64(10): 1431-46.
Khanna Dinesh, Khanna Puja P, Fitzgerald John D, Singh Manjit K, Bae Sangmee, Neogi Tuhina, Pillinger Michael H, Merill Joan, Lee Susan, Prakash Shraddha, Kaldas Marian, Gogia Maneesh, Perez-Ruiz Fernando, Taylor Will, Lioté Frédéric, Choi Hyon, Singh Jasvinder A, Dalbeth Nicola, Kaplan Sanford, Niyyar Vandana, Jones Danielle, Yarows Steven A, Roessler Blake, Kerr Gail, King Charles, Levy Gerald, Furst Daniel E, Edwards N Lawrence, Mandell Brian, Schumacher H Ralph, Robbins Mark, Wenger Neil, Terkeltaub Robert, Terkeltaub Robert 2012 American College of Rheumatology guidelines for management of gout. Part 2: therapy and antiinflammatory prophylaxis of acute gouty arthritis. Arthritis care & research. 2012; 64(10): 1447-61.
Ganz David A, Almeida Shone, Roth Carol P, Reuben David B, Wenger Neil S Can structured data fields accurately measure quality of care? The example of falls. Journal of rehabilitation research and development. 2012; 49(9): 1411-20.
Roth Carol P, Ganz David A, Nickles Lorraine, Martin David, Beckman Robin, Wenger Neil S Nurse care manager contribution to quality of care in a dual-eligible special needs plan. Journal of gerontological nursing. 2012; 38(7): 44-54.
Tarn Derjung M, Paterniti Debora A, Wenger Neil S, Williams Bradley R, Chewning Betty A Older patient, physician and pharmacist perspectives about community pharmacists' roles. The International journal of pharmacy practice. 2012; 20(5): 285-93.
Tarn Derjung M, Mattimore Thomas J, Bell Douglas S, Kravitz Richard L, Wenger Neil S Provider views about responsibility for medication adherence and content of physician-older patient discussions. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2012; 60(6): 1019-26.
Walling Anne M, Asch Steven M, Lorenz Karl A, Malin Jennifer, Roth Carol P, Barry Tod, Wenger Neil S The quality of supportive care among inpatients dying with advanced cancer. Supportive care in cancer : official journal of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer. 2012; 20(9): 2189-94.
Zingmond David S, Ettner Susan L, Wilber Kathleen H, Wenger Neil S Association of claims-based quality of care measures with outcomes among community-dwelling vulnerable elders. Medical care. 2011; 49(6): 553-9.
Kelley Amy S, Ettner Susan L, Wenger Neil S, Sarkisian Catherine A Determinants of death in the hospital among older adults. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2011; 59(12): 2321-5.
Kelley Amy S, Ettner Susan L, Morrison R Sean, Du Qingling, Wenger Neil S, Sarkisian Catherine A Determinants of medical expenditures in the last 6 months of life. Annals of internal medicine. 2011; 154(4): 235-42.
Min Lillian C, Reuben David B, Adams John, Shekelle Paul G, Ganz David A, Roth Carol P, Wenger Neil S Does better quality of care for falls and urinary incontinence result in better participant-reported outcomes?. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2011; 59(8): 1435-43.
Min Lillian C, Reuben David B, Keeler Emmett, Ganz David A, Fung Constance H, Shekelle Paul, Roth Carol P, Wenger Neil S Is patient-perceived severity of a geriatric condition related to better quality of care?. Medical care. 2011; 49(1): 101-7.
Walling Anne M, Ettner Susan L, Barry Tod, Yamamoto Myrtle C, Wenger Neil S Missed opportunities: use of an end-of-life symptom management order protocol among inpatients dying expected deaths. Journal of palliative medicine. 2011; 14(4): 407-12.
Khanna Dinesh, Kowal-Bielecka Otylia, Khanna Puja P, Lapinska Anna, Asch Steven M, Wenger Neil, Brown Kevin K, Clements Philip J, Getzug Terry, Mayes Maureen D, Medsger Thomas A, Oudiz Ronald, Simms Robert, Steen Virginia, Maranian Paul, Furst Daniel E Quality indicator set for systemic sclerosis. Clinical and experimental rheumatology. 2011; 29(2 Suppl 65): S33-9.
Wenger Neil S, Roth Carol P, Martin David, Nickels Lorraine, Beckman Robin, Kamberg Caren, Mach John, Ganz David A Quality of care provided in a special needs plan using a nurse care manager model. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2011; 59(10): 1810-22.
Brown-Saltzman Katherine, Upadhya Devesh, Larner Lyle, Wenger Neil S An intervention to improve respiratory therapists' comfort with end-of-life care. Respiratory care. 2010; 55(7): 858-65.
Reuben David B, Roth Carol P, Frank Janet C, Hirsch Susan H, Katz Diane, McCreath Heather, Younger Jon, Murawski Marta, Edgerly Elizabeth, Maher Joanne, Maslow Katie, Wenger Neil S Assessing care of vulnerable elders--Alzheimer's disease: a pilot study of a practice redesign intervention to improve the quality of dementia care. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2010; 58(2): 324-9.
Kelley Amy S, Morrison R Sean, Wenger Neil S, Ettner Susan L, Sarkisian Catherine A Determinants of treatment intensity for patients with serious illness: a new conceptual framework. Journal of palliative medicine. 2010; 13(7): 807-13.
Yung Victoria Y, Walling Anne M, Min Lillian, Wenger Neil S, Ganz David A Documentation of advance care planning for community-dwelling elders. Journal of palliative medicine. 2010; 13(7): 861-7.
Wenger Neil S, Vespa Paul M Ethical issues in patient-physician communication about therapy for cancer: professional responsibilities of the oncologist. The oncologist. 2010; 15 Suppl 1(6): 43-8.
Ganz David A, Koretz Brandon K, Bail Julia K, McCreath Heather E, Wenger Neil S, Roth Carol P, Reuben David B Nurse practitioner comanagement for patients in an academic geriatric practice. The American journal of managed care. 2010; 16(12): e343-55.
Kelley Amy S, Wenger Neil S, Sarkisian Catherine A Opiniones: end-of-life care preferences and planning of older Latinos. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2010; 58(6): 1109-16.
Wenger Neil S, Roth Carol P, Hall William J, Ganz David A, Snow Vincenza, Byrkit James, Dzielak Edward, Gullen David J, Loepfe Thomas R, Sahler Carl, Snooks Qianna, Beckman Robin, Adams John, Rosen Mayde, Reuben David B Practice redesign to improve care for falls and urinary incontinence: primary care intervention for older patients. Archives of internal medicine. 2010; 170(19): 1765-72.
Walling Anne M, Asch Steven M, Lorenz Karl A, Roth Carol P, Barry Tod, Kahn Katherine L, Wenger Neil S The quality of care provided to hospitalized patients at the end of life. Archives of internal medicine. 2010; 170(12): 1057-63.
Wenger Neil S, Roth Carol P, Shekelle Paul G, Young Roy T, Solomon David H, Kamberg Caren J, Chang John T, Louie Rachel, Higashi Takahiro, MacLean Catherine H, Adams John, Min Lillian C, Ransohoff Kurt, Hoffing Marc, Reuben David B A practice-based intervention to improve primary care for falls, urinary incontinence, and dementia. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2009; 57(3): 547-55.
Ta Sony, Goldzweig Caroline, Juzba Michael, Lee Martin, Wenger Neil, Yano Elizabeth M, Asch Steve Addressing physician concerns about performance profiling: experience with a local Veterans Affairs quality evaluation program. American journal of medical quality : the official journal of the American College of Medical Quality. 2009; 24(2): 123-31.
Reuben David, Levin Jennifer, Frank Janet, Hirsch Susan, McCreath Heather, Roth Carol, Wenger Neil Closing the dementia care gap: Can referral to Alzheimer's Association chapters help?. Alzheimer's & dementia : the journal of the Alzheimer's Association. 2009; 5(6): 498-502.
Tarn Derjung M, Paterniti Debora A, Kravitz Richard L, Fein Stephanie, Wenger Neil S How do physicians conduct medication reviews?. Journal of general internal medicine. 2009; 24(12): 1296-302.
Zingmond David S, Saliba Debra, Wilber Kathleen H, MacLean Catherine H, Wenger Neil S Measuring the quality of care provided to dually enrolled Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries living in nursing homes. Medical care. 2009; 47(5): 536-44.
Terrell Kevin M, Hustey Fredric M, Hwang Ula, Gerson Lowell W, Wenger Neil S, Miller Douglas K, Miller Douglas K Quality indicators for geriatric emergency care. Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine. 2009; 16(5): 441-9.
Min Lillian, Yoon William, Mariano Jeff, Wenger Neil S, Elliott Marc N, Kamberg Caren, Saliba Debra The vulnerable elders-13 survey predicts 5-year functional decline and mortality outcomes in older ambulatory care patients. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2009; 57(11): 2070-6.
Tarn Derjung M, Paterniti Debora A, Williams Bradley R, Cipri Camille S, Wenger Neil S Which providers should communicate which critical information about a new medication? Patient, pharmacist, and physician perspectives. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2009; 57(3): 462-9.
Walling Anne, Hays Ron D, Fish Jason, Mahajan Anish P, Vazirani Sondra, Friedman Jodi, Wenger Neil S Work hour restrictions and internal medicine residents' health-related quality of life. Medical teacher. 2009; 31(2): 186.
Min Lillian C, Wenger Neil S, Reuben David B, Saliba Debra A short functional survey is responsive to changes in functional status in vulnerable older people. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2008; 56(10): 1932-6.
Wenger Neil S An interview with Neil Wenger. Interview by Todd Semla. Joint Commission journal on quality and patient safety / Joint Commission Resources. 2008; 34(12): 697-9.
Walling Anne M, Brown-Saltzman Katherine, Barry Tod, Quan Rita Jue, Wenger Neil S Assessment of implementation of an order protocol for end-of-life symptom management. Journal of palliative medicine. 2008; 11(6): 857-65.
Walling Anne, Lorenz Karl A, Dy Sydney M, Naeim Arash, Sanati Homayoon, Asch Steven M, Wenger Neil S Evidence-based recommendations for information and care planning in cancer care. Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. 2008; 26(23): 3896-902.
Tarn Derjung M, Paterniti Debora A, Kravitz Richard L, Heritage John, Liu Honghu, Kim Sue, Wenger Neil S How much time does it take to prescribe a new medication?. Patient education and counseling. 2008; 72(2): 311-9.
Shiotani Lori M, Parkerton Patricia H, Wenger Neil S, Needleman Jack Internal medicine work hours: trends, associations, and implications for the future. The American journal of medicine. 2008; 121(1): 80-5.
Tarn Derjung M, Heritage John, Paterniti Debora A, Hays Ron D, Kravitz Richard L, Wenger Neil S Prescribing new medications: a taxonomy of physician-patient communication. Communication & medicine. 2008; 5(2): 195-208.
Hsiao An-Fu, Wong Mitchell D, Miller Melissa F, Ambs Anita H, Goldstein Michael S, Smith Ashley, Ballard-Barbash Rachel, Becerra Lida S, Cheng Eric M, Wenger Neil S Role of religiosity and spirituality in complementary and alternative medicine use among cancer survivors in California. Integrative cancer therapies. 2008; 7(3): 139-46.
Bito Seiji, Matsumura Shinji, Singer Marjorie Kagawa, Meredith Lisa S, Fukuhara Shunichi, Wenger Neil S Acculturation and end-of-life decision making: comparison of Japanese and Japanese-American focus groups. Bioethics. 2007; 21(5): 251-62.
Wenger Neil S, Solomon David H, Amin Alpesh, Besdine Richard K, Blazer Dan G, Cohen Harvey, Fulmer Terry, Ganz Patricia A, Grunwald Mark, Hall William J, Katz Paul R, Kitzman Dalane W, Leipzig Rosanne M, Rosenthal Ronnie A, Rosenthal Ronnie A Application of assessing care of vulnerable elders-3 quality indicators to patients with advanced dementia and poor prognosis. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2007; 55 Suppl 2(12): S457-63.
Wenger Neil S Comorbidity and quality of care: clarification from author: response to Min et al, June 2007 Medical Care. Medical care. 2007; 45(12): 1233.
Wenger Neil S, Roth Carol P, Shekelle Paul, Shekelle Paul Introduction to the assessing care of vulnerable elders-3 quality indicator measurement set. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2007; 55 Suppl 2(12): S247-52.
Zingmond David S, Wilber Kathleen H, Maclean Catherine H, Wenger Neil S Measuring the quality of care provided to community dwelling vulnerable elders dually enrolled in Medicare and Medicaid. Medical care. 2007; 45(10): 931-8.
Min Lillian C, Wenger Neil S, Fung Constance, Chang John T, Ganz David A, Higashi Takahiro, Kamberg Caren J, MacLean Catherine H, Roth Carol P, Solomon David H, Young Roy T, Reuben David B Multimorbidity is associated with better quality of care among vulnerable elders. Medical care. 2007; 45(6): 480-8.
Wenger Neil S, Young Roy T Quality indicators for continuity and coordination of care in vulnerable elders. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2007; 55 Suppl 2(12): S285-92.
Lorenz Karl A, Rosenfeld Kenneth, Wenger Neil Quality indicators for palliative and end-of-life care in vulnerable elders. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2007; 55 Suppl 2(12): S318-26.
Nakajima Gene A, Wenger Neil S Quality indicators for the care of depression in vulnerable elders. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2007; 55 Suppl 2(3): S302-11.
Higashi Takahiro, Wenger Neil S, Adams John L, Fung Constance, Roland Martin, McGlynn Elizabeth A, Reeves David, Asch Steven M, Kerr Eve A, Shekelle Paul G Relationship between number of medical conditions and quality of care. The New England journal of medicine. 2007; 356(24): 2496-504.
Liu Honghu, Miller Loren G, Golin Carol E, Hays Ron D, Wu Tongtong, Wenger Neil S, Kaplan Andrew H Repeated measures analyses of dose timing of antiretroviral medication and its relationship to HIV virologic outcomes. Statistics in medicine. 2007; 26(5): 991-1007.
Ganz David A, Wenger Neil S, Roth Carol P, Kamberg Caren J, Chang John T, MacLean Catherine H, Young Roy T, Solomon David H, Higashi Takahiro, Min Lillian, Reuben David B, Shekelle Paul G The effect of a quality improvement initiative on the quality of other aspects of health care: the law of unintended consequences?. Medical care. 2007; 45(1): 8-18.
Fein Stephanie P, Hilborne Lee H, Spiritus Eugene M, Seymann Gregory B, Keenan Craig R, Shojania Kaveh G, Kagawa-Singer Marjorie, Wenger Neil S The many faces of error disclosure: a common set of elements and a definition. Journal of general internal medicine. 2007; 22(6): 755-61.
Liu Honghu, Miller Loren G, Hays Ron D, Golin Carol E, Zhao Haiming, Wenger Neil S, Kaplan Andrew H A comprehensive evaluation of survey questions for adherence to antiretroviral medications and exploratory analyses for identifying optimal sets of survey questions. AIDS patient care and STDs. 2006; 20(11): 760-72.
Liu Honghu, Miller Loren G, Hays Ron D, Wagner Glenn, Golin Carol E, Hu Wenhua, Kahn Katherine, Haubrich Richard, Kaplan Andrew H, Wenger Neil S A practical method to calibrate self-reported adherence to antiretroviral therapy. Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999). 2006; 43 Suppl 1(5): S104-12.
MacLean Catherine H, Louie Rachel, Shekelle Paul G, Roth Carol P, Saliba Debra, Higashi Takahiro, Adams John, Chang John T, Kamberg Caren J, Solomon David H, Young Roy T, Wenger Neil S Comparison of administrative data and medical records to measure the quality of medical care provided to vulnerable older patients. Medical care. 2006; 44(2): 141-8.
Hsiao An-Fu, Wong Mitchell D, Goldstein Michael S, Becerra Lida S, Cheng Eric M, Wenger Neil S Complementary and alternative medicine use among Asian-American subgroups: prevalence, predictors, and lack of relationship to acculturation and access to conventional health care. Journal of alternative and complementary medicine (New York, N.Y.). 2006; 12(10): 1003-10.
Min Lillian C, Elliott Marc N, Wenger Neil S, Saliba Debra Higher vulnerable elders survey scores predict death and functional decline in vulnerable older people. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2006; 54(3): 507-11.
Chang John T, Hays Ron D, Shekelle Paul G, MacLean Catherine H, Solomon David H, Reuben David B, Roth Carol P, Kamberg Caren J, Adams John, Young Roy T, Wenger Neil S Patients' global ratings of their health care are not associated with the technical quality of their care. Annals of internal medicine. 2006; 144(9): 665-72.
Tarn Derjung M, Paterniti Debora A, Heritage John, Hays Ron D, Kravitz Richard L, Wenger Neil S Physician communication about the cost and acquisition of newly prescribed medications. The American journal of managed care. 2006; 12(11): 657-64.
Tarn Derjung M, Heritage John, Paterniti Debora A, Hays Ron D, Kravitz Richard L, Wenger Neil S Physician communication when prescribing new medications. Archives of internal medicine. 2006; 166(17): 1855-62.
Ganz David A, Chang John T, Roth Carol P, Guan Min, Kamberg Caren J, Niu Fang, Reuben David B, Shekelle Paul G, Wenger Neil S, MacLean Catherine H Quality of osteoarthritis care for community-dwelling older adults. Arthritis and rheumatism. 2006; 55(2): 241-7.
Liu Honghu, Miller Loren G, Hays Ron D, Golin Carol E, Wu Tongtong, Wenger Neil S, Kaplan Andrew H Repeated measures longitudinal analyses of HIV virologic response as a function of percent adherence, dose timing, genotypic sensitivity, and other factors. Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999). 2006; 41(3): 315-22.
Fineberg Iris Cohen, Wenger Neil S, Brown-Saltzman Katherine Unrestricted opiate administration for pain and suffering at the end of life: knowledge and attitudes as barriers to care. Journal of palliative medicine. 2006; 9(4): 873-83.
Hsiao An-Fu, Wong Mitchell D, Goldstein Michael S, Yu Hong-Jian, Andersen Ronald M, Brown E Richard, Becerra Lida M, Wenger Neil S Variation in complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use across racial/ethnic groups and the development of ethnic-specific measures of CAM use. Journal of alternative and complementary medicine (New York, N.Y.). 2006; 12(3): 281-90.
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.
Hsiao An-Fu, Hays Ron D, Ryan Gery W, Coulter Ian D, Andersen Ronald M, Hardy Mary L, Diehl David L, Hui Ka-Kit, Wenger Neil S A Self-Report Measure of Clinicians' Orientation toward Integrative Medicine. Health services research. 2005; 40(5 Pt 1): 1553-69.
Higashi Takahiro, Hays Ron D, Brown Julie A, Kamberg Caren J, Pham Chau, Reuben David B, Shekelle Paul G, Solomon David H, Young Roy T, Roth Carol P, Chang John T, MacLean Catherine H, Wenger Neil S Do proxies reflect patients' health concerns about urinary incontinence and gait problems?. Health and quality of life outcomes. 2005; 3(3): 75.
Saliba Debra, Solomon David, Rubenstein Laurence, Young Roy, Schnelle John, Roth Carol, Wenger Neil Feasibility of quality indicators for the management of geriatric syndromes in nursing home residents. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2005; 6(3 Suppl): S50-9.
Min Lillian C, Reuben David B, MacLean Catherine H, Shekelle Paul G, Solomon David H, Higashi Takahiro, Chang John T, Roth Carol P, Kamberg Caren J, Adams John, Young Roy T, Wenger Neil S Predictors of overall quality of care provided to vulnerable older people. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2005; 53(10): 1705-11.
Saliba Debra, Solomon David, Rubenstein Laurence, Young Roy, Schnelle John, Roth Carol, Wenger Neil Quality indicators for the management of medical conditions in nursing home residents. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2005; 6(3 Suppl): S36-48.
Higashi Takahiro, Shekelle Paul G, Adams John L, Kamberg Caren J, Roth Carol P, Solomon David H, Reuben David B, Chiang Lillian, MacLean Catherine H, Chang John T, Young Roy T, Saliba Debra M, Wenger Neil S Quality of care is associated with survival in vulnerable older patients. Annals of internal medicine. 2005; 143(4): 274-81.
Zingmond David S, Wenger Neil S Regional and institutional variation in the initiation of early do-not-resuscitate orders. Archives of internal medicine. 2005; 165(15): 1705-12.
Tarn Derjung M, Meredith Lisa S, Kagawa-Singer Marjorie, Matsumura Shinji, Bito Seiji, Oye Robert K, Liu Honghu, Kahn Katherine L, Fukuhara Shunichi, Wenger Neil S Trust in one's physician: the role of ethnic match, autonomy, acculturation, and religiosity among Japanese and Japanese Americans. Annals of family medicine. 2005; 3(4): 339-47.
Rosen Joel, Spatz Erica S, Gaaserud Annelise M J, Abramovitch Henry, Weinreb Baruch, Wenger Neil S, Margolis Carmi Z A new approach to developing cross-cultural communication skills. Medical teacher. 2004; 26(2): 126-32.
Rubenstein Laurence Z, Solomon David H, Roth Carol P, Young Roy T, Shekelle Paul G, Chang John T, MacLean Catherine H, Kamberg Caren J, Saliba Debra, Wenger Neil S Detection and management of falls and instability in vulnerable elders by community physicians. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2004; 52(9): 1527-31.
Wong Mitchell D, Cunningham William E, Shapiro Martin F, Andersen Ronald M, Cleary Paul D, Duan Naihua, Liu Hong Hu, Wilson Ira B, Landon Bruce E, Wenger Neil S, Wenger Neil S Disparities in HIV treatment and physician attitudes about delaying protease inhibitors for nonadherent patients. Journal of general internal medicine. 2004; 19(4): 366-74.
Saliba Debra, Solomon David, Rubenstein Laurence, Young Roy, Schnelle John, Roth Carol, Wenger Neil Feasibility of quality indicators for the management of geriatric syndromes in nursing home residents. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2004; 5(5): 310-9.
Fineberg Iris Cohen, Wenger Neil S, Forrow Lachlan Interdisciplinary education: evaluation of a palliative care training intervention for pre-professionals. Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. 2004; 79(8): 769-76.
Lieberman Jay R, Wenger Neil New technology and the orthopaedic surgeon: are you protecting your patients?. Clinical orthopaedics and related research. 2004; 6(429): 338-41.
Miller Loren G, Golin Carol E, Liu Honghu, Hays Ron D, Hua Jenna, Wenger Neil S, Kaplan Andrew H No evidence of an association between transient HIV viremia ("Blips") and lower adherence to the antiretroviral medication regimen. The Journal of infectious diseases. 2004; 189(8): 1487-96.
Chodosh Joshua, Petitti Diana B, Elliott Marc, Hays Ron D, Crooks Valerie C, Reuben David B, Galen Buckwalter J, Wenger Neil Physician recognition of cognitive impairment: evaluating the need for improvement. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2004; 52(7): 1051-9.
Wenger Neil S, Carmel Sara Physicians' religiosity and end-of-life care attitudes and behaviors. The Mount Sinai journal of medicine, New York. 2004; 71(5): 335-43.
Goldzweig Caroline L, Rowe Susannah, Wenger Neil S, MacLean Catherine H, Shekelle Paul G Preventing and managing visual disability in primary care: clinical applications. JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association. 2004; 291(12): 1497-502.
Saliba Debra, Solomon David, Rubenstein Laurence, Young Roy, Schnelle John, Roth Carol, Wenger Neil Quality indicators for the management of medical conditions in nursing home residents. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2004; 5(5): 297-309.
Brown-Saltzman Katherine, Diamant Allison, Fineberg Iris Cohen, Gritsch H Albin, Keane Michael, Korenman Stanley, Lewis Michelle, Morgan Marshall, Rothenberg Les, Tymchuk Alexander, Weiss Fredda, Weiss Irwin, Wenger Neil, Wiley Fran, Wiley Fran, Wiley Fran Surrogate consent for living related organ donation. JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association. 2004; 291(6): 728-31.
Shen Joannie, Andersen Ronald, Brook Robert, Kominski Gerald, Albert Paul S, Wenger Neil The effects of payment method on clinical decision-making: physician responses to clinical scenarios. Medical care. 2004; 42(3): 297-302.
Gnanadesigan Nallini, Saliba Debra, Roth Carol P, Solomon David H, Chang John T, Schnelle John, Smith Rick, Shekelle Paul G, Wenger Neil S The quality of care provided to vulnerable older community-based patients with urinary incontinence. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2004; 5(3): 141-6.
Chodosh Joshua, Solomon David H, Roth Carol P, Chang John T, MacLean Catherine H, Ferrell Bruce A, Shekelle Paul G, Wenger Neil S The quality of medical care provided to vulnerable older patients with chronic pain. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2004; 52(5): 756-61.
Higashi Takahiro, Shekelle Paul G, Solomon David H, Knight Eric L, Roth Carol, Chang John T, Kamberg Caren J, MacLean Catherine H, Young Roy T, Adams John, Reuben David B, Avorn Jerry, Wenger Neil S The quality of pharmacologic care for vulnerable older patients. Annals of internal medicine. 2004; 140(9): 714-20.
Hsiao An-Fu, Wong Mitchell D, Kanouse David E, Collins Rebecca L, Liu Honghu, Andersen Ronald M, Gifford Allen L, McCutchan Allen, Bozzette Samuel A, Shapiro Martin F, Wenger Neil S, Wenger Neil S Complementary and alternative medicine use and substitution for conventional therapy by HIV-infected patients. Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999). 2003; 33(2): 157-65.
FitzGerald John D, Wenger Neil S Didactic teaching conferences for IM residents: who attends, and is attendance related to medical certifying examination scores?. Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. 2003; 78(1): 84-9.
Zingmond David S, Kilbourne Amy M, Justice Amy C, Wenger Neil S, Rodriguez-Barradas Maria, Rabeneck Linda, Taub Dennis, Weissman Sharon, Briggs Janet, Wagner Joseph, Smola Susan, Bozzette Samuel A Differences in symptom expression in older HIV-positive patients: The Veterans Aging Cohort 3 Site Study and HIV Cost and Service Utilization Study experience. Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999). 2003; 33 Suppl 2(7 Suppl): S84-92.
Miller Loren G, Liu Honghu, Hays Ron D, Golin Carol E, Ye Zhishen, Beck C Keith, Kaplan Andrew H, Wenger Neil S Knowledge of antiretroviral regimen dosing and adherence: a longitudinal study. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 2003; 36(4): 514-8.
Reuben David B, Shekelle Paul G, Wenger Neil S Quality of care for older persons at the dawn of the third millennium. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2003; 51(7 Suppl): S346-50.
Reuben David B, Roth Carol, Kamberg Caren, Wenger Neil S Restructuring primary care practices to manage geriatric syndromes: the ACOVE-2 intervention. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2003; 51(12): 1787-93.
Matsumura Shinji, Bito Seiji, Liu Honghu, Kahn Katharine, Fukuhara Shunichi, Kagawa-Singer Marjorie, Wenger Neil Acculturation of attitudes toward end-of-life care: a cross-cultural survey of Japanese Americans and Japanese. Journal of general internal medicine. 2002; 17(7): 531-9.
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