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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Effect of a community health worker intervention among Latinos with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes: The Miami Healthy Heart Initiative randomized clinical trial

O. Carrasquillo, C. Lebron, Y. Alonzo, H. Li, A. Chang, S. Kenya
JAMA Intern Med

Importance: Community health worker (CHW) intervention is a promising approach to address type 2 diabetes among Latinos. However, evidence from randomized clinical studies is limited. Objective: To compare a CHW intervention with enhanced usual care.

2017

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT)

Access to transportation and health care visits for Medicaid enrollees with diabetes

L.V. Thomas, K.R. Wedel, J.E. Christopher
J Rural Health

Purpose: Diabetes is a chronic condition that requires frequent health care visits for its management. Individuals without nonemergency medical transportation often miss appointments and do not receive optimal care.

2017

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Case study: Johns Hopkins Community Health Partnership: A model for transformation

S.A. Berkowitz, P. Brown, D.J. Brotman, A. Deutschendorf, L. Dunbar, A. Everett, D. Hickman, E. Howell, L. Purnell, C. Sylvester, R. Zollinger, M. Bellantoni, S.C. Durso, C. Lyketsos, P. Rothman, J-CHiP Program
Healthc

To address the challenging health care needs of the population served by an urban academic medical center, we developed the Johns Hopkins Community Health Partnership (J-CHiP), a novel care coordination program that provides services in homes, community clinics, acute care hospitals, emergency...

2016

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Addressing food insecurity in a pediatric weight management clinic: A pilot intervention

C.K. Fox, N. Cairns, M. Sunni, G.L. Turnberg, A.C. Gross
J Pediatr Health Care

Introduction: Our objectives were to (a) identify rates of food insecurity among patients seen in a pediatric weight management clinic and (b) test a pilot intervention to address food insecurity in the identified patients.

2016

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Hospital- and community-based interventions enhancing (re)employment for people with spinal cord injury: A systematic review

E.H. Roels, B. Aertgeerts, D. Ramaekers, K. Peers
Spinal Cord

Study Design: Systematic Review.

Objectives: To investigate the effect of interventions enhancing (re)employment following spinal cord injury (SCI).

Setting: Studies from multiple countries were included.

2016

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

Improving social determinants of health: Effectiveness of a web-based intervention

A. Hassan, E.A. Scherer, A. Pikcilingis, E. Krull, L. McNickles, G. Marmon, E.R. Woods, E.W. Fleegler
Am J Prev Med

Introduction: Although patients who experience health-related social problems such as food insecurity are at increased risk for negative health outcomes, there are few systems for screening and intervention.

2015

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group, Other Study Design

Medical-legal strategies to improve infant health care: a randomized trial

R. Sege, G. Preer, S.J. Morton, H. Cabral, O. Morakinyo, V. Lee, C. Abreu, E. De Vos, M. Kaplan-Sanoff
Pediatrics

Background: Changes in health care delivery create opportunities to improve systems to better meet the needs of low-income families while achieving quality benchmarks.

2015

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT)

Making the social determinants of health a routine part of medical care

N. Nuruzzaman, M. Broadwin, K. Kourouma, D.P. Olson
J Health Care Poor Underserved

Though the ethical and clinical imperatives to address social and economic factors in the healthcare setting are appreciated by many, screening for conditions takes time, and the reality of limited time competes with the urgency of a clinic visit.

2015

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

The Safe Environment for Every Kid Model: promotion of children's health, development, and safety, and prevention of child neglect

H. Dubowitz
Pediatr Ann

Child neglect is by far the most prevalent form of child maltreatment. There is a need to try to prevent this problem, and pediatric primary care offers an excellent opportunity. This article describes one such approach, the Safe Environment for Every Kid (SEEK) model.

2014

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

Patient-centered medical home implementation effects on emergency room utilization: a case study

M. Fandre, C. McKenna, B. Beauvais, F. Kim, A.D. Mangelsdorff
Hosp Top

The Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) concept has been commended for its potential to increase access to primary care while improving quality and health outcomes.

2014

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group
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