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The goal of this pilot project is to determine the prevalence of pre-operative documentation of ACP among older, high-risk surgical patients with MCC and the patient characteristics associated with ACP documentation.
PI is Victoria Tang, MD, MAS, UCSF; site PI is Ellis Dillon, Ph.D. Co-investigators are Ming Tai-Seale, Ph.D., MPH; Rebecca Sudore, M.D., UCSF; Yan Yang, Ph.D., PAMF Research Institute; and John Boscardin, Ph.D., UCSF.
External PI, Principal Investigator
National Institute on Aging (through Health Care Systems Research Network and the Older American Independence Centers AGING Initiative
Stupski Serious Illness Program Evaluation
Investigator: Sylvia Sudat, PhD
Improving the Outcomes of Older Adults with Psychosocial Vulnerability Undergoing Major Surgery.
Investigator: External PI, Principal Investigator
Does the Medicare Preventive Visit Coverage Benefit Seniors With Multiple Chronic Conditions?
Advance Care Planning Practices in Caring for Vulnerable Elders with Multiple Chronic Conditions
Creating a Patient-Centered Tool to Help Medicare Beneficiaries Choose Prescription Drug Plans
Investigators: Cheryl Stults, Ph.D., Albert S. Chan, M.D., M.S., FAAFP
Advancing Geriatrics Infrastructure and Network Growth
Aspirin in Reducing Events in the Elderly (ASPREE)
Estimating the Prevalence of Harmful and Hazardous Alcohol Consumption in Older U.S. Adults
Improving Outcomes for CHF Patients at a Post Acute Nursing and Rehab Facility
Sutter Health’s Advanced Illness Management program
Investigators: Sylvia Sudat, PhD, External PI, Principal Investigator