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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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

Physician burnout and higher clinic capacity to address patients' social needs

E. De Marchis, M. Knox, D. Hessler, R. Willard-Grace, J.N. Olayiwola, L.E. Peterson, K. Grumbach, L.M. Gottlieb
J Am Board Fam Med

Background: A recent regional study found lower burnout among primary care clinicians who perceived that their clinic had greater capacity to meet patients' social needs.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Free tax services in pediatric clinics

L.E. Marcil, M.K. Hole, L.M. Wenren, M.S. Schuler, B.S. Zuckerman, R.J. Vinci
Pediatrics

Objectives: The earned income tax credit (EITC), refundable monies for America's working poor, is associated with improved child health. Yet, 20% of eligible families do not receive it.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Primary care providers' perspectives on screening older adult patients for food insecurity

J.A. Pooler, V.A. Hoffman, F.J. Karva
J Aging Soc Policy

Food insecurity has been associated with poor health and health outcomes among older adults, yet food assistance resources are available and underutilized.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Association of rideshare-based transportation services and missed primary care appointments: A clinical trial

K.H. Chaiyachati, R.A. Hubbard, A. Yeager, B. Mugo, S. Lopez, E. Asch, C. Shi, J.A. Shea, R. Rosin, D. Grande
JAMA internal medicine

Importance: Transportation barriers contribute to missed primary care appointments for patients with Medicaid. Rideshare services have been proposed as alternatives to nonemergency medical transportation programs because of convenience and lower costs.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT)

Integration of the Safe Environment for Every Kid (SEEK) model across primary care settings

E.A. Eismann, J. Theuerling, S. Maguire, E.A. Hente, R.A. Shapiro
Clin Pediatr

This project sought to assess the generalizability, barriers, and facilitators of implementing the Safe Environment for Every Kid (SEEK) model for addressing psychosocial risk factors for maltreatment across multiple primary care settings, including a pediatric practice, federally qualified...

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group, Other Study Design

Mechanisms associated with clinical improvement in interventions that address health-related social needs: A mixed-methods analysis

S.A. Berkowitz, A.C. Hulberg, H. Placzek, A. Dangora, J. Gomez, S. Standish, S.J. Atlas
Popul Health Manag

Linking individuals to community resources in order to help meet health-related social needs, such as food, medications, or transportation, may improve clinical outcomes. However, little is known about the mechanisms whereby such linkage interventions might improve health.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group, Other Study Design
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