Evidence & Resource Library

The SIREN Evidence & Resource Library has expanded to include both peer-reviewed publications and other types of resources such as webinars and screening tools/toolkits on medical and social care integration. To limit your search to peer-reviewed articles, select Peer Reviewed Research under Resource Type. If you have questions about how to use the library or suggestions about additional resources, view this help document or write us at siren@ucsf.edu. Sign up to receive our monthly newsletter to get alerts about recent additions to the Evidence & Resource Library.

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Screening risks for intimate partner violence and primary care settings: Implications for future abuse

J. Ross, V. Walther, I. Epstein
Soc Work Health Care

Most health care intervention models for intimate partner violence (IPV) are crisis driven and targeted to survivors of injury following episodes of physical violence.

2004

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

An English-language clinic-based literacy program is effective for a multilingual population

M. Silverstein, L. Iverson, P. Lozano
Pediatrics

Objective: To assess the effectiveness of a clinic-based pediatric literacy intervention on a multilingual population.

Background: Clinic-based literacy interventions are effective among English- and Spanish-speaking children. No data exist for multilingual populations.

2002

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

A community-based free nursing clinic's approach to management of health problems for the uninsured: The Hepatitis C example

S.E. Van Zandt, M.I. D'Lugoff, L. Kelley
Fam Community Health

Poverty, as an outgrowth of lack of opportunity in employment, basic education, affordable housing, and racism, directly affects disparities in health status. Health care providers are challenged to identify and overcome systemic barriers to health services for the poorest patients.

2002

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Beyond screening for domestic violence: A systems model approach in a managed care setting

B. McCaw, W.H. Berman, S.L. Syme, E.F. Hunkeler
Am J Prev Med

Background: Implementation of screening guidelines for domestic violence has been challenging. The multifaceted "systems model" may provide an effective means to improve domestic violence screening, identification, and intervention in the healthcare setting.

2001

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

A randomized, controlled trial of a simple emergency department intervention to improve the rate of primary care follow-up for patients with acute asthma exacerbations

J.M. Baren, F.S. Shofer, B. Ivey, S. Reinhard, J. DeGeus, S.A. Stahmer, R. Panettieri, J.E. Hollander
Ann Emerg Med

Study Objective: We determined whether a simple emergency department intervention improves the likelihood of primary care provider (PCP) follow-up after ED discharge for an acute asthma exacerbation.

2001

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT)

A randomised controlled trial and economic evaluation of a referrals facilitator between primary care and the voluntary sector

C. Grant, T. Goodenough, I. Harvey, C. Hine
BMJ

Objectives: To compare outcome and resource utilisation among patients referred to the Amalthea Project, a liaison organisation that facilitates contact between voluntary organisations and patients in primary care, with patients receiving routine general practitioner care.

2000

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT)

Identification and management of domestic violence: A randomized trial

R.S. Thompson, F.P. Rivara, D.C. Thompson, W.E. Barlow, N.K. Sugg, R.D. Maiuro, D.M. Rubanowice
Am J Prev Med

Background: Diagnosis of domestic violence (DV) in primary care is low compared to its prevalence. Care for patients is deficient. Over a 1-year period, we tested the effectiveness of an intensive intervention to improve asking about DV, case finding, and management in primary care.

2000

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT)
CSV