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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Medically tailored meal delivery for diabetes patients with food insecurity: A randomized cross-over trial

S.A. Berkowitz, L.M. Delahanty, J. Terranova, B. Steiner, M.P. Ruazol, R. Singh, N.N. Shahid, D.J. Wexler
J Gen Intern Med

Background: Food insecurity, defined as inconsistent food access owing to cost, leads to poor health. Objective: To test whether a medically tailored meal delivery program improved dietary quality in individuals with type 2 diabetes and food insecurity.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT)

Food insecurity screening in pediatric clinical settings: A caregivers' perspective

E. Barnidge, K. Krupsky, G. LaBarge, J. Arthur
Matern Child Health J

Objectives: Food insecurity (FI) has serious academic, social, and physical health consequences for children. A recent clinical recommendation suggests FI screening during child well visits.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Primary care and food bank collaboration to address food insecurity: A pilot randomized trial

R.L. Ferrer, L.M. Neira, K. Cuellar, J. Rodriguez
Nutr Metab Insights

Food insecurity is common in the United States and linked to poor control of conditions influenced by diet.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT)

Screening for both child behavior and social determinants of health in pediatric primary care

E. Berger-Jenkins, C. Monk, K. D'Onfro, M. Sultana, L. Brandt, J. Ankam, N. Vazquez, M. Lane, D. Meyer
J Dev Behav Pediatr

Objective: To implement comprehensive screening for child behavior and social determinants of health in an urban pediatric practice and explore rates of referrals and follow-up for positive screens.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

It’s about trust: Low-income parents’ perspectives on how pediatricians can screen for social determinants of health

D. Schleifer, A. Diep, K. Grisham
Public Agenda

Health care providers and payers are increasingly taking responsibility for health outcomes and population health through a variety of approaches, including screening for social determinants of health.

2019

Issue Briefs & Reports

Other Study Design

Fruit and vegetable prescriptions for pediatric patients in Flint, Michigan: Program development, methods, and baseline characteristics

A. Saxe-Custack, M. Hanna-Attisha, K. Zvoch K.
Curr Dev Nutr

Objectives: To address food access and affordability challenges among low-income children and adolescents, some health care providers are prescribing fresh fruits and vegetables.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Impact of a community health worker program to support caregivers of children with special health care needs and address social determinants of health

M.A. Costich, P.J. Peretz, J.A. Davis, M.S. Stockwell, L.A. Matiz
Clin Pediatr

Few studies have evaluated the effects of a community health worker (CHW) intervention on social determinants and caregiver distress.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

Caregivers' experiences with food insecurity screening and impact of food insecurity resources

C.J. Orr, C. Chauvenet, H. Ozgun, C. Pamanes-Duran, K.B. Flower
Clin Pediatr

We explored caregivers’ experiences with food insecurity screening in a primary care setting and the impact of resources provided. English- and Spanish-speaking food insecure caregivers of children aged 1 to 5 years were recruited.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Provider and staff feedback on screening for social and behavioral determinants of health for pediatric patients

E. Byhoff, A. Garg, M. Pellicer, Y. Diaz, G.H. Yoon, M.P. Charn, M.L. Drainoni
J Am Board Fam Med

Introduction: Screening and referral for Social and Behavioral Determinants of Health (SDOH) are increasingly recommended in clinical guidelines and consensus statements.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Implementing an EHR-based screening and referral system to address social determinants of health in primary care

P. Buitron de la Vega, S. Losi, L. Sprague Martinez , A. Bovell-Ammon, A. Garg, T. James, A.M. Ewen, M. Stack, H. DeCarvalho, M. Sandel, R.G. Mishuris, S. Deych, P. Pelletier, N.R. Kressin
Med Care

Background: Social determinants affect health, yet there are few systematic clinical strategies in primary care that leverage electronic health record (EHR) automation to facilitate screening for social needs and resource referrals.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design
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