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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A decade of hospital-based violence intervention: Benefits and shortcomings

C. Juillard, L. Cooperman, I. Allen, R. Pirracchio, T. Henderson, R. Marquez, J. Orellana, M. Texada, R. Dicker
J Trauma Acute Care Surg

Introduction: Initial analyses of hospital-based violence intervention programs (VIPs) have demonstrated decreased violent injury recidivism. Long term VIP performance has not been assessed.

2016

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Tailoring care to vulnerable populations by incorporating social determinants of health: the Veterans Health Administration's "Homeless Patient Aligned Care Team" Program

T.P. O'Toole, E.E. Johnson, R. Aiello, V. Kane, L. Pape
Prev Chronic Dis

Introduction: Although the clinical consequences of homelessness are well described, less is known about the role for health care systems in improving clinical and social outcomes for the homeless.

2016

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

Housing First and unprotected sex: A structural intervention

M. Parpouchi, A. Moniruzzaman, L. McCandless, M. Patterson, J.M. Somers
J Health Care Poor Underserved

Elevated prevalence estimates of sexually transmitted infections and sexual risk behaviors have commonly been reported among homeless and precariously housed adults. Research has increasingly recognized the importance and impact of structural factors, such as housing, on risk behaviors.

2016

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT)

Addressing unmet basic resource needs as part of chronic cardiometabolic disease management

S.A. Berkowitz, A.C. Hulberg, S. Standish, G. Reznor, S.J. Atlas
JAMA Intern Med

Importance: It is unclear if helping patients meet resource needs, such as difficulty affording food, housing, or medications, improves clinical outcomes.

2016

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

Taking action on the social determinants of health in clinical practice: a framework for health professionals

A. Andermann
CMAJ

There is strong evidence from around the globe that people who are poor and less educated have more health problems and die earlier than those who are richer and more educated, and these disparities exist even in wealthy countries like Canada. To make an impact on improving health equity and...

2016

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

Impact of a neighborhood-based curriculum on the helpfulness of pediatric residents' anticipatory guidance to impoverished families

F.J. Real, A.F. Beck, J.R. Spaulding, H. Sucharew, M.D. Klein
Matern Child Health J

Introduction: Neighborhood location has been shown to impact childhood health and well-being. It follows that neighborhood context-the risks and assets present within a patient's neighborhood-may be an important consideration during provision of primary care.

2016

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

More than wheezing: Incorporating social determinants into public policy to improve asthma outcomes in children

J.L. Raphael, J.D. Colvin
Pediatr Res

Efforts to improve child health in the United States have historically positioned the health care system as the focal point for transformative change.

2016

Commentaries & Blogs

Effects of social needs screening and in-person service navigation on child health: A randomized clinical trial

L.M. Gottlieb, D. Hessler, D. Long, E. Laves, A.R. Burns, A. Amaya, P. Sweeney, C. Schudel, N.E. Adler
JAMA Pediatr

Importance: Social determinants of health shape both children's immediate health and their lifetime risk for disease. Increasingly, pediatric health care organizations are intervening to address family social adversity.

2016

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT)

Food insecurity and cardiovascular health in pregnant women: Results from the Food for Families Program, Chelsea, Massachusetts, 2013-2015

M.E. Morales, M.H. Epstein, D.E. Marable, S.A. Oo, S.A. Berkowitz
Prev Chronic Dis

Background: Food insecurity, uncertainty about the ability to acquire adequate food, is associated with cardiometabolic disease in pregnant women. Whether food insecurity interventions improve cardiometabolic health is unknown.

2016

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post with Comparison Group

Integrating social and medical data to improve population health: Opportunities and barriers

L. Gottlieb, R. Tobey, J. Cantor, D. Hessler, N.E. Adler
Health Affairs

Recent efforts in medical settings to identify social determinants of health have focused primarily on screening for the purpose of improving care for individual patients and getting standardized data into electronic health records (EHRs).

2016

Commentaries & Blogs

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