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Improved outcomes after pediatric liver transplantation (LT) have led to increasing numbers of adolescent and young adult recipients entering into adult health care systems. The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of transition from pediatric to adult health care models on medical outcomes, measures of adherence, and health care utilization for pediatric LT recipients.
This article was published in the following journal.
Name: Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition
Adolescents and young adults (AYA) with special health care needs are living into adulthood, as improvements in care increase the likelihood of survival. Fewer than half have the resources needed to t...
Adolescence is a unique developmental period characterized by biological, social, and cognitive changes, as well as an interest in managing one's own health care. Many adolescents use the internet to ...
Medical note sharing enhances patient-physician relationships, increases medication adherence, and improves self-care. However, many institutions do not release medical notes to adolescents, citing po...
Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is a common reproductive health disorder that disproportionately affects female adolescents and young adults. Despite data indicating poor adherence and adverse outco...
Assessing provider adherence to preventative sexual and reproductive healthcare guidelines in adolescents and young adults (AYA) patients with physical and intellectual disabilities (PWD).
To test a public health model of screening, preventive isoniazid treatment, and adherence counseling plus medical education of primary care clinicians to enhance their skills and attention...
Improving Medication Adherence with Telehealthcare Medication Therapy Management to Change Health Outcomes in Adolescents and Young Adults with Asthma (MATCH) is a multi-center, randomized...
This is a small-scale micro-randomized clinical trial of a new mobile just-in-time adaptive intervention (JITAI) designed to promote oral chemotherapy adherence in adolescents and young ad...
Veterans presenting for treatment of substance use disorders (SUDs) often have multiple and serious comorbid medical conditions that affect functional health status and health care costs. ...
The aim of this project is to evaluate the psychological reshuffle induced by ORKAMBI. The particular focus of this study is the consequence of its introduction on anxiety, depression, qua...
The actual costs of providing services related to the delivery of health care, including the costs of procedures, therapies, and medications. It is differentiated from HEALTH EXPENDITURES, which refers to the amount of money paid for the services, and from fees, which refers to the amount charged, regardless of cost.
The amounts spent by individuals, groups, nations, or private or public organizations for total health care and/or its various components. These amounts may or may not be equivalent to the actual costs (HEALTH CARE COSTS) and may or may not be shared among the patient, insurers, and/or employers.
That portion of total HEALTH CARE COSTS borne by an individual's or group's employing organization.
Health insurance plans intended to reduce unnecessary health care costs through a variety of mechanisms, including: economic incentives for physicians and patients to select less costly forms of care; programs for reviewing the medical necessity of specific services; increased beneficiary cost sharing; controls on inpatient admissions and lengths of stay; the establishment of cost-sharing incentives for outpatient surgery; selective contracting with health care providers; and the intensive management of high-cost health care cases. The programs may be provided in a variety of settings, such as HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATIONS and PREFERRED PROVIDER ORGANIZATIONS.
Innovation and improvement of the health care system by reappraisal, amendment of services, and removal of faults and abuses in providing and distributing health services to patients. It includes a re-alignment of health services and health insurance to maximum demographic elements (the unemployed, indigent, uninsured, elderly, inner cities, rural areas) with reference to coverage, hospitalization, pricing and cost containment, insurers' and employers' costs, pre-existing medical conditions, prescribed drugs, equipment, and services.
Pediatrics is the general medicine of childhood. Because of the developmental processes (psychological and physical) of childhood, the involvement of parents, and the social management of conditions at home and at school, pediatrics is a specialty. With ...