April 1, 2006 | Journal Article
May 10, 2006 | Journal Article
July 10, 2006 | Journal Article
Health Law Information Project Assesses Legal Barriers to Using Health Information to Improve Health Care Quality and Reduce Disparities
May 12, 2009 | Program Results Report
A team of lawyers at George Washington University identified and assessed the actual and perceived legal barriers to using health information to improve health care quality and reduce disparities.
July 13, 2009 | Presentation Material
News releases, meeting agendas and other relevant documents.
September 1, 2009 | Journal Article
An assessment of predictors of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) survival found that the overall survival rate of and key predictors of survival for OHCA have not changed in 30 years.
January 1, 2009 | Book
This chapter of "Nursing Policy Research: Turning Evidence-Based Research into Health Policy" reviews the conceptual and practical issues related to conducting surveys, including development of the research topic and survey questions, maximizing data collection, and coping with common problems.
October 1, 2009 | Journal Article
If a public opinion survey had included only landline telephone users, it would have underestimated support for health care coverage reforms by 1.7 to 3.3 percent, according to this study analyzing wireless versus landline respondents to the 2007 New Jersey Health Care Opinion Poll.
Database Searches Can Uncover Health Outcomes of Social Policies, University of Pennsylvania Study Finds
October 6, 2009 | Program Results Report
Researchers worked to evaluate the usefulness of electronic database searches in identifying the population health outcomes of social policies in education, social welfare and criminal justice.
December 12, 2009 | Journal Article
Prairie voles and other outbred rodent species are free of the physiological limitations of inbred laboratory mice and rats. This article describes the creation of the first transgenic prairie vole using a promising genetic technology, lentiviral-mediated gene transfer.