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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Caught in the Crossfire: The effects of a peer-based intervention program for violently injured youth

M.G. Becker, J.S. Hall, C.M. Ursic, S. Jain, D. Calhoun
J Adolesc Health

Purpose: To assess the effect of a hospital-based peer intervention program serving youth who have been hospitalized for violent injuries on participant involvement in the criminal justice system and violent reinjury and death after hospital discharge.

2004

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post with Comparison Group

Screening risks for intimate partner violence and primary care settings: Implications for future abuse

J. Ross, V. Walther, I. Epstein
Soc Work Health Care

Most health care intervention models for intimate partner violence (IPV) are crisis driven and targeted to survivors of injury following episodes of physical violence.

2004

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Integrating the environment, the economy, and community health: A community health center's initiative to link health benefits to smart growth

P.V. McAvoy, M.B. Driscoll, B.J. Gramling
Am J Public Health

The Sixteenth Street Community Health Center (SSCHC) in Milwaukee, Wis, is making a difference in the livability of surrounding neighborhoods and the overall health of the families it serves.

2004

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Cost-effectiveness of supported housing for homeless persons with mental illness

R. Rosenheck, W. Kasprow, L. Frisman, W. Liu-Mares
Arch Gen Psychiatry

Background: Supported housing, integrating clinical and housing services, is a widely advocated intervention for homeless people with mental illness.

2003

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post with Comparison Group

Partnering managed care and community-based services for frail elders: The care advocate program

K.H. Wilber, D. Allen, G.R. Shannon, S. Alongi
J Am Geriatr Soc

Objectives: To describe a demonstration program that uses master's-level care managers (care advocates) to link Medicare managed care enrollees to home- and community-based services, testing whether referrals to noninsured services can reduce service usage and increase member satisfaction and...

2003

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

A practice-based intervention to enhance quality of care in the first 3 years of life: The Healthy Steps for Young Children Program

C.S. Minkovitz, N. Hughart, D. Strobino, D. Scharfstein, H. Grason, W. Hou, T. Miller, D. Bishai, M. Augustyn, K.T. McLearn, B. Guyer
JAMA

Context: There is growing concern regarding the quality of health care available in the United States for young children, and specific limitations have been noted in developmental and behavioral services provided for children in the first 3 years of life.

2003

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT)

Pediatric residents' attitudes and behaviors related to counseling adolescents and their parents about firearm safety

B.S. Solomon, A.K. Duggan, D. Webster, J.R. Serwint
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med

Background: Firearms continue to be a major cause of mortality in adolescence. Although the American Academy of Pediatrics strongly encourages pediatricians to counsel adolescents and their parents on firearm safety, few residency programs educate their trainees in this area.

2002

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Provider evaluation of a multifaceted system of care to improve recognition and management of pregnant women experiencing domestic violence

M. J. Zachary, C. B. Schecter, M. L. Kaplan
Womens Health Issues

This article describes the provider evaluation of a multifaceted system of care for pregnant women experiencing domestic violence and who receive prenatal care in an urban family practice site, one of four national demonstration projects.

2002

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

An outreach intervention for older rural African Americans

E.M. Forti, M. Koerber
J Rural Health

This article describes the process, approaches, and selected outcomes of a rural care management outreach intervention for older African Americans in South Carolina.

2002

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Domestic violence screening and referral can be effective

M. Krasnoff, R. Moscati
Ann Emerg Med

Study Objective: We provide a targeted intervention in the emergency department for intimate partner violence (IPV) victims and to facilitate follow-up care from a professional case manager.

2002

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design
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