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 [email protected]. Sign up to receive our monthly newsletter to get alerts about recent additions to the Evidence & Resource Library.

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Community health worker home visits for Medicaid-enrolled children with asthma: Effects on asthma outcomes and costs

J.D. Campbell, M. Brooks, P. Hosokawa, J. Robinson, L. Song, J. Krieger
Am J Public Health

Objectives: We sought to estimate the return on investment of a streamlined version of an evidence-based community health worker (CHW) asthma home visit program.

2015

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post with Comparison Group

Improved birth weight for Black infants: Outcomes of a Healthy Start program

C.L. Kothari, R. Zielinski, A. James, R.M. Charoth, C. Sweezy Ldel
Am J Public Health

Objectives: We determined whether participation in Healthy Babies Healthy Start (HBHS), a maternal health program emphasizing racial equity and delivering services through case management home visitation, was associated with improved birth outcomes for Black women relative to White women.

2014

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post with Comparison Group, Other Study Design

Dosage effect of prenatal home visiting on pregnancy outcomes in at-risk, first-time mothers

N.K. Goyal, E.S. Hall, J.K. Meinzen-Derr, R.S. Kahn, J.A. Short, J.B. Van Ginkel, R.T. Ammerman
Pediatrics

Background and Objective: Home visiting programs seek to improve care management for women at high risk for preterm birth (<37 weeks). Our objective was to evaluate the effect of home visiting dosage on preterm birth and small for gestational age (SGA) infants.

2013

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Enduring effects of prenatal and infancy home visiting by nurses on maternal life course and government spending: Follow-up of a randomized trial among children at age 12 years

D.L. Olds, H.J. Kitzman, R.E. Cole, C.A. Hanks, K.J. Arcoleo, E.A. Anson, D.W. Luckey, M.D. Knudtson, C.R. Henderson, Jr., J. Bondy, A.J. Stevenson
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med

Objective: To test, among an urban primarily African American sample, the effects of prenatal and infancy home visiting by nurses on mothers' fertility, partner relationships, and economic self-sufficiency and on government spending through age 12 years of their firstborn child.

2010

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT)

Effects of nurse home visiting on maternal and child functioning: Age-9 follow-up of a randomized trial

D.L. Olds, H. Kitzman, C. Hanks, R. Cole, E. Anson, K. Sidora-Arcoleo, D.W. Luckey, C.R. Henderson, Jr., J. Holmberg, R.A. Tutt, A.J. Stevenson, J. Bondy
Pediatrics

Objective: Our goal was to test the effect of prenatal and infancy home visits by nurses on mothers' fertility and children's functioning 7 years after the program ended at child age 2.

2007

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT)

The Seattle-King County Healthy Homes Project: A randomized, controlled trial of a community health worker intervention to decrease exposure to indoor asthma triggers

J.W. Krieger, T.K. Takaro, L. Song, M. Weaver
Am J Public Health

Objectives: We assessed the effectiveness of a community health worker intervention focused on reducing exposure to indoor asthma triggers.

2005

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT)

Screening children for family violence: A review of the evidence for the US Preventive Services Task Force

P. Nygren, H.D. Nelson, J. Klein
Ann Fam Med

Background: We wanted to evaluate the benefits and harms of screening children in primary health care settings for abuse and neglect resulting from family violence by examining the evidence on the performance of screening instruments and the effectiveness of interventions.

2004

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

Coordination and advocacy for rural elders (CARE): A model of rural case management with veterans

C. Ritchie, D. Wieland, C. Tully, J. Rowe, R. Sims, E. Bodner
Gerontologist

Purpose: To describe a pilot initiative sponsored by the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) to improve the health and community tenure of frail older veterans living in rural counties 50-100 miles from two host VHA medical centers.

2002

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design
CSV