Jon Showstack, PhD, MPH

Adjunct Professor Emeritus
Medicine
Publications: 

Socioeconomic disparities in the use and success of fertility treatments: analysis of data from a prospective cohort in the United States.

Fertility and sterility

Smith JF, Eisenberg ML, Glidden D, Millstein SG, Cedars M, Walsh TJ, Showstack J, Pasch LA, Adler N, Katz PP

Costs of infertility treatment: results from an 18-month prospective cohort study.

Fertility and sterility

Katz P, Showstack J, Smith JF, Nachtigall RD, Millstein SG, Wing H, Eisenberg ML, Pasch LA, Croughan MS, Adler N

Are the uninsured responsible for the increase in emergency department visits in the United States?

Annals of emergency medicine

Weber EJ, Showstack JA, Hunt KA, Colby DC, Grimes B, Bacchetti P, Callaham ML

Pilot trial of a computerized decision aid for breast cancer prevention.

The breast journal

Ozanne EM, Annis C, Adduci K, Showstack J, Esserman L

Characteristics of frequent users of emergency departments.

Annals of emergency medicine

Hunt KA, Weber EJ, Showstack JA, Colby DC, Callaham ML

Randomized trial of medical treatment versus hysterectomy for abnormal uterine bleeding: resource use in the Medicine or Surgery (Ms) trial.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Showstack J, Lin F, Learman LA, Vittinghoff E, Kuppermann M, Varner RE, Summitt RL, McNeeley SG, Richter H, Hulley S, Washington AE

The relationship of insurance status, hospital ownership, and teaching status with interhospital transfers in California in 2000.

Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges

Green A, Showstack J, Rennie D, Goldman L

Sexual functioning after total compared with supracervical hysterectomy: a randomized trial.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Kuppermann M, Summitt RL, Varner RE, McNeeley SG, Goodman-Gruen D, Learman LA, Ireland CC, Vittinghoff E, Lin F, Richter HE, Showstack J, Hulley SB, Washington AE

The costs of providing nonurgent care in emergency departments.

Annals of emergency medicine

Showstack J

Hospital resource utilization for primary and revision total hip arthroplasty.

The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume

Bozic KJ, Katz P, Cisternas M, Ono L, Ries MD, Showstack J

Resource use for total and supracervical hysterectomies: results of a randomized trial.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Showstack J, Kuppermann M, Lin F, Vittinghoff E, Varner RE, Summitt RL, McNeeley SG, Learman LA, Richter H, Hulley S, Washington AE

The future of primary care.

AHIP Coverage

Showstack J, Lurie N, Larson EB, Rothman AA, Hassmiller SB

Hysterectomy versus expanded medical treatment for abnormal uterine bleeding: clinical outcomes in the medicine or surgery trial.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Learman LA, Summitt RL, Varner RE, Richter HE, Lin F, Ireland CC, Kuppermann M, Vittinghoff E, Showstack J, Washington AE, Hulley SB

Effect of hysterectomy vs medical treatment on health-related quality of life and sexual functioning: the medicine or surgery (Ms) randomized trial.

JAMA

Kuppermann M, Varner RE, Summitt RL, Learman LA, Ireland C, Vittinghoff E, Stewart AL, Lin F, Richter HE, Showstack J, Hulley SB, Washington AE

A randomized comparison of total or supracervical hysterectomy: surgical complications and clinical outcomes.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Learman LA, Summitt RL, Varner RE, McNeeley SG, Goodman-Gruen D, Richter HE, Lin F, Showstack J, Ireland CC, Vittinghoff E, Hulley SB, Washington AE

Primary care at a crossroads.

Annals of internal medicine

Showstack J, Rothman AA, Hassmiller S

Primary care: the next renaissance.

Annals of internal medicine

Showstack J, Lurie N, Larson EB, Rothman AA, Hassmiller S

Primary care medicine in crisis: toward reconstruction and renewal.

Annals of internal medicine

Moore G, Showstack J

Improving quality of care in orthopedic surgery.

Arthritis and rheumatism

Showstack J

Implementation of a voluntary hospitalist service at a community teaching hospital: improved clinical efficiency and patient outcomes.

Annals of internal medicine

Auerbach AD, Wachter RM, Katz P, Showstack J, Baron RB, Goldman L

The economic impact of the assisted reproductive technologies.

Nature cell biology

Katz P, Nachtigall R, Showstack J

Assessing hospital outcomes: it's time to get inside the black box.

The American journal of medicine

Showstack J

Assessing hospital quality: a review for clinicians.

Effective clinical practice : ECP

Shojania KG, Showstack J, Wachter RM

Resource utilization in liver transplantation: effects of patient characteristics and clinical practice. NIDDK Liver Transplantation Database Group.

JAMA

Showstack J, Katz PP, Lake JR, Brown RS, Dudley RA, Belle S, Wiesner RH, Zetterman RK, Everhart J

Evaluating the impact of hospitalists.

Annals of internal medicine

Showstack J, Katz PP, Weber E

Methods to estimate and analyze medical care resource use. An example from liver transplantation.

International journal of technology assessment in health care

Katz PP, Showstack JA, Lake JR, Brown RS, Dudley RA, Colwell ME, Wiesner RH, Zetterman RK, Everhart J

The relationship between hospital volume and outcomes of hepatic resection for hepatocellular carcinoma.

Archives of surgery (Chicago, Ill. : 1960)

Glasgow RE, Showstack JA, Katz PP, Corvera CU, Warren RS, Mulvihill SJ

Choosing quality and outcomes measures for rheumatic diseases.

Arthritis care and research : the official journal of the Arthritis Health Professions Association

Katz PP, Showstack JA

Health of the public: The private-sector challenge.

JAMA

Showstack J, Lurie N, Leatherman S, Fisher E, Inui T

Health service use among low-risk newborns after early discharge with and without nurse home visiting.

The Journal of the American Board of Family Practice / American Board of Family Practice

Braveman P, Miller C, Egerter S, Bennett T, English P, Katz P, Showstack J

Preparing generalist physicians: the organizational and policy context.

Journal of general internal medicine

Rich EC, Wilson M, Midtling J, Showstack J

Access to prenatal care following major Medicaid eligibility expansions.

JAMA

Braveman P, Bennett T, Lewis C, Egerter S, Showstack J

Health of the public. The academic response. Health of the Public Mission Statement Working Group.

JAMA

Showstack J, Fein O, Ford D, Kaufman A, Cross A, Madoff M, Goldberg H, O'Neil E, Moore G, Schroeder S

Predictive power of the MANTRELS score.

Annals of emergency medicine

Showstack J

Epidemiology and prevention of periodontal disease in individuals with diabetes.

Diabetes care

Katz PP, Wirthlin MR, Szpunar SM, Selby JV, Sepe SJ, Showstack JA

Is it worth it? Evaluating the economic impact of worksite health promotion.

Occupational medicine (Philadelphia, Pa.)

Katz PP, Showstack JA

The natural history and epidemiology of diabetic nephropathy. Implications for prevention and control.

JAMA

Selby JV, FitzSimmons SC, Newman JM, Katz PP, Sepe S, Showstack J

The effect of cyclosporine on the use of hospital resources for kidney transplantation.

The New England journal of medicine

Showstack J, Katz P, Amend W, Bernstein L, Lipton H, O'Leary M, Bindman A, Salvatierra O

Academic medicine as a public trust.

JAMA

Schroeder SA, Zones JS, Showstack JA

Between patient and doctor. Improving the quality of care for serious mental illness.

Bulletin of the Menninger Clinic

Glick ID, Showstack JA, Cohen C, Klar HM

Birth weight outcomes in a teenage pregnancy case management project.

Journal of adolescent health care : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Korenbrot CC, Showstack J, Loomis A, Brindis C

Lower-extremity amputation in people with diabetes. Epidemiology and prevention.

Diabetes care

Bild DE, Selby JV, Sinnock P, Browner WS, Braveman P, Showstack JA

Evaluating outcomes of pregnancy in diabetic women. Epidemiologic considerations and recommended indicators.

Diabetes care

Braveman P, Showstack J, Browner W, Selby J, Teutsch S, Sepe S

The changing dynamics of graduate medical education. Implications for decision-making.

The Western journal of medicine

Gerbert B, Showstack JA, Chapman SA, Schroeder SA

Association of volume with outcome of coronary artery bypass graft surgery. Scheduled vs nonscheduled operations.

JAMA

Showstack JA, Rosenfeld KE, Garnick DW, Luft HS, Schaffarzick RW, Fowles J

Episode-of-care physician payment: a study of coronary artery bypass graft surgery.

Inquiry : a journal of medical care organization, provision and financing

Showstack JA, Garnick DW, Rosenfeld KE, Luft HS, Schaffarzick RW, Tunis S, Fowles J

Residency training in internal medicine: time for a change?

Annals of internal medicine

Schroeder SA, Showstack JA, Gerbert B

Hospital behavior in a local market context.

Medical care review

Luft HS, Robinson JC, Garnick DW, Hughes RG, McPhee SJ, Hunt SS, Showstack J

The role of changing clinical practices in the rising costs of hospital care.

The New England journal of medicine

Showstack JA, Stone MH, Schroeder SA

'Do not resuscitate' decisions. A prospective study at three teaching hospitals.

Archives of internal medicine

Lo B, Saika G, Strull W, Thomas E, Showstack J

Reduction in medical-school class size.

The New England journal of medicine

Schroeder SA, Gerbert B, Showstack JA, Chapman S

Factors associated with birthweight: an exploration of the roles of prenatal care and length of gestation.

American journal of public health

Showstack JA, Budetti PP, Minkler D

Toward the definition and delivery of appropriate care.

The American journal of psychiatry

Glick ID, Showstack JA, Klar HM

Changes in the use of medical technologies, 1972-1977: a study of 10 inpatient diagnoses.

The New England journal of medicine

Showstack JA, Schroeder SA, Matsumoto MF

Outcome of irregularly discharged psychiatric patients.

The American journal of psychiatry

Glick ID, Braff DL, Johnson G, Showstack JA

Patterns of Medicaid eligibility: a sample of 408 Medi-Cal eligibles in San Francisco, California.

Health care financing review

Celum CL, Newacheck PW, Showstack JA

Frequency and clinical description of high-cost patients in 17 acute-care hospitals.

The New England journal of medicine

Schroeder SA, Showstack JA, Roberts HE

Fee-for-service physician payment: analysis of current methods and their development.

Inquiry : a journal of medical care organization, provision and financing

Showstack JA, Blumberg BD, Schwartz J, Schroeder SA

Merchandising cigarettes in pharmacies: a San Francisco survey.

American journal of public health

Schroeder SA, Showstack JA

Psychiatric follow-up studies. Practical procedures and ethical concerns.

The Journal of nervous and mental disease

Showstack JA, Hargreaves WA, Glick ID, O'Brien RS

Short or long hospitalization for psychiatric disorders? Two-year results [proceedings].

Psychopharmacology bulletin

Glick ID, Hargreaves WA, Drues J, Showstack JA

Short vs long hospitalization: a prospective controlled study. VI Two-year follow-up results for schizophrenics.

Archives of general psychiatry

Hargreaves WA, Glick ID, Drues J, Showstack JA, Feigenbaum E

Hospital costs.

Annals of internal medicine

Schroeder SA, Showstack JA

Short vs long hospitalization: a prospective controlled study. VII. Two-year follow-up results for nonschizophrenics.

Archives of general psychiatry

Glick ID, Hargreaves WA, Drues J, Showstack JA, Katzow JJ

Short vs long hospitalization. A controlled study: III. Inpatient results for nonschizophrenics.

Archives of general psychiatry

Glick ID, Hargreaves WA, Drues J, Showstack JA

Short or long hospitalization for psychiatric disorders?

Psychopharmacology bulletin

Glick ID, Hargreaves WA, Drues J, Showstack JA

Treatment acceptance following intake assignment to individual therapy, group therapy, or contact group.

Archives of general psychiatry

Hargreaves WA, Showstack J, Flohr R, Brady C, Harris S