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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Food for thought: A randomized trial of food insecurity screening in the emergency department

D. Cullen, A. Woodford, J. Fein
Acad Pediatr

Background/Objective: Although there is growing interest in screening for food insecurity in the clinical setting, little evidence exists regarding screening formats that maximize disclosure and caregiver comfort.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT)

Documenting social determinants of health-related clinical activities using standardized medical vocabularies

A. Arons, S. DeSilvey, C. Fichtenberg, L. Gottlieb
JAMIA Open

Objectives: Growing recognition that health is shaped by social and economic circumstances has resulted in a rapidly expanding set of clinical activities related to identifying, diagnosing, and intervening around patients’ social risks in the context of health care delivery.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Innovation and opportunities to address social determinants of health in Medicaid managed care

L. Daniel-Robinson, J.E. Moore
Institute for Medicaid Innovation

The Medicaid program provides health care coverage to more than 70 million Americans who are most vulnerable to the negative effects of unmet social needs.

2019

Issue Briefs & Reports

Other Study Design

Social needs and health-related outcomes among Medicaid beneficiaries

T. Thompson, A. McQueen, M. Croston, A. Luke, N. Caito, K. Quinn, J. Funaro, M.W. Kreuter
Health Educ Behav

Unmet social needs-including food, housing, and utilities-have been associated with negative health outcomes, but most prior research has examined the health associations with a single unmet need or analyzed samples that were homogeneous along one or more dimensions (e.g., older adults or...

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Primary care physician stress driven by social and financial needs of complex patients

J.Z. Weiner, J.K. McCloskey, C.S. Uratsu, R.W. Grant
J Gen Intern Med

Caring for complex patients may be an underreported source of stress for primary care physicians (PCPs). Prior research on reducing physician burnout has largely focused on communication, work-life balance, and self-management techniques.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Identifying food insecurity in health care settings: A systematic scoping review of the evidence

E.H. De Marchis, J.M. Torres, C. Fichtenberg, L.M. Gottlieb
Fam Community Health

This systematic scoping review explores evidence on food insecurity (FI) screening measures, acceptability, and program implementation in health care settings. Validation studies on brief screening tools suggest that instruments exist that adequately measure the construct of FI.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

The effects of five social determinants on the health of children with chronic diseases in British Columbia

M. Seear, S. Amed, J. Dionne, C. Yang, K. Tourigny, A. Alanna De Mello, Z. Hamilton, B. Garcia Espinosa
Paediatr Child Health

Background: Prior to introducing social needs screening into our subspecialty clinics, we first wanted to understand the health effects of the major social challenges facing children with chronic diseases in British Columbia.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Screening for child abuse by using a checklist and physical examinations in the emergency department led to the detection of more cases

A.H. Teeuw, R.B.J Kraan, R.R. van Rijn, P.M.M. Bossuyt, H.S.A. Heymans
Acta Paediatr

Aim: We studied the accuracy of a screening checklist (SPUTOVAMO), complete physical examination (top-to-toe inspection, TTI) and their combination in detecting child abuse in the emergency department (ED).

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Needs of homeless veterans: 5 years of the CHALENG survey 2012-16

J. Tsai, J. Blue-Howells, J. Nakashima
J Public Health

Background: National surveys of homeless veterans have been conducted for over a decade, but there has been no examination of changes in the needs of homeless veterans.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Addressing social determinants of health: Case studies from Epic's Population Health Steering Board

P. Roberts, C. Deculus, L. Garber, A. Iivanainen, T. Stentoft, K. Winright
Popul Health Manag

More than two thirds of health care organizations report that they now assess populations for SDOH as part of ongoing care management. The 2 most frequent interventions cited are referral to community service agencies (78.1%) and help with navigation of services (76.6%).

2019

Commentaries & Blogs

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