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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Implementation of an intimate partner violence screening program in a university health care clinic

J. McCarthy, A. Bianchi
J Am Coll Health

Objectives: To examine whether an intimate partner violence (IPV) screening program is related to a positive change in health care providers' knowledge, attitudes, and self-efficacy of IPV screening.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

Loneliness in primary care patients: A prevalence study

R.A. Mullen, S. Tong, R.T. Sabo, W.R. Liaw, J. Marshall, D.E. Nease Jr, A.H. Krist, J.J. Frey III
Ann Fam Med

Purpose: Loneliness has important health consequences. Little is known, however, about loneliness in primary care patient populations.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Embedding an immigration legal navigator in a primary care clinic

S. Kimball, M. Maju, N. Singh, L. Sonis
Ann Fam Med

Immigration status functions as an independent social determinant of health.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

From clinic to classroom: A community health center-based program to assist families in accessing pre-k in New York City

A. Hoffman, M. Stange, B. Hackley, M. Kavanaugh, H. Machuca, A. Shapiro
J Health Care Poor Underserved

Medical homes are an underused resource to promote enrollment in high-quality early education in urban areas.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

Facilitators and barriers to Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program incentive use: Findings from a clinic intervention for low-income patients

A.J. Cohen, K.E. Oatmen, M. Heisler, O.B. Hesterman, E.C. Murphy, S.M. Zick, C.R. Richardson
Am J Prev Med

Introduction: Healthy food incentives matching Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits spent on fruits and vegetables subsidize increased produce consumption among low-income individuals at risk for food insecurity and diet-related disease.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

CommunityRx: A real-world controlled clinical trial of a scalable, low-intensity community resource referral intervention

S.T. Lindau, J.A. Makelarski, E.M. Abramsohn, D.G. Beiser, K. Boyd, C. Chou, M. Giurcanu, E.S. Huang, C. Liao, L.P. Schumm, E.L Tung
Am J Public Health

Objectives: To test the effect of CommunityRx, a scalable, low-intensity intervention that matches patients to community resources on mental health-related quality of life (HRQOL) (primary outcome), physical HRQOL, and confidence in finding resources.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post with Comparison Group

Identification and management of domestic and sexual violence in primary care in the #metoo era: An update

K. Hegarty, L. Tarzia
Curr Psychiatry Rep

Purpose of Review: We discuss recent evidence around the identification and response to domestic and sexual violence in primary care for perpetrators and victims, in the context of feminist social media movements such as #MeToo.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

Screening for social determinants of health at well-child appointments: A quality improvement project

K. Higginbotham, T. Davis Crutcher, S.M. Karp
Nurs Clin North Am

Children living in poverty are vulnerable to the adverse effects associated with unmet basic needs, such as food and housing. Poverty threatens the overall growth and development of children placing them at risk for poor cognitive, behavioral, and psychological outcomes.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Access to resources in the community through navigation: Protocol for a mixed-methods feasibility study

S. Dahrouge, A. Gauthier, F. Chiocchio, J. Presseau, C. Kendall, M. Lemonde, M.H. Chomienne, A. Perna, D. Toal-Sullivan, R.A. Devlin, P. Timony, D. Prud'homme
JMIR Res Protoc

Background: Community-based health and social resources can help individuals with complex health and social needs achieve their health goals.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Screening for poverty and intervening in a primary care setting: An acceptability and feasibility study

A.D. Pinto, M. Bondy, A. Rucchetto, J. Ihnat, A. Kaufman
Fam Pract

Background: A movement is emerging to encourage health providers and health organizations to take action on the social determinants of health. However, few evidence-based interventions exist. Digital tools have not been examined in depth.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group, Other Study Design
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