Stacy Sterling
Kaiser Permanente
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Publications 100
Abstract null null Importance. null Alcohol and other drug (AOD) use problems may cause significant burden on affected adolescents and their families, yet treatment providers often do not identify these problems early enough. null null null Objective null To develop, and internally and externally validate a multivariable prediction model of adolescent AOD problems using child- and maternal-level predictors before age 12, and child-level predictors between ages 12 to 18, as recorded in the electr...
#1Rebecca C. RossomH-Index: 26
#2Julie E. RichardsH-Index: 13
Last. Vincent X. LiuH-Index: 28
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The health care systems affiliated with the Mental Health Research Network strive to be learning health care systems that identify and address evidence gaps of importance to clinicians, patients, a...
#1Vanessa A. Palzes (KP: Kaiser Permanente)H-Index: 6
#2Andrea H. Kline-Simon (KP: Kaiser Permanente)H-Index: 13
Last. Felicia W. Chi (KP: Kaiser Permanente)H-Index: 19
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AIMS To identify factors asociated with early and sustained cessation of heavy drinking. DESIGN Retrospective cohort study over 5 years. SETTING Kaiser Permanente Northern California, United States. PARTICIPANTS Adults reporting heavy drinking during primary care-based alcohol screening between 1 June 2013 and 31 May 2014. The sample (n = 85 434) was 40.7% female and 33.8% non-white; mean age was 50.3 years (standard deviation = 18.1). MEASUREMENTS Following US guidelines, early and sustained ce...
#1Josephine S. Lau (KP: Kaiser Permanente)H-Index: 1
#2Andrea H. Kline-Simon (KP: Kaiser Permanente)H-Index: 13
Last. Lauren Hartman (KP: Kaiser Permanente)H-Index: 1
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Abstract Purpose This study aimed to pilot systematic gender identity screening during adolescent well checks and examine perceptions of feasibility and acceptability of screening from adolescents, parents/guardians, and clinicians. Methods Adolescents aged 12–18 years with a well visit between July 1, 2018, and June 30, 2019 (n = 134,114; 817 pilot and 133,297 usual care) in Kaiser Permanente Northern California (KPNC) pediatric primary care clinics. “What is your gender?” was added to the prev...
#1Leah Tuzzio (KP: Kaiser Permanente)H-Index: 18
#2Catherine M. MeyersH-Index: 18
Last. Miguel A. Vazquez (UTSW: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center)H-Index: 29
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Abstract null null Embedded pragmatic clinical trials (ePCTs) and quality improvement (QI) activities often occur simultaneously within healthcare systems (HCSs). Embedded PCTs within HCSs are conducted to test interventions and provide evidence that may impact public health, health system operations, and quality of care. They are larger and more broadly generalizable than QI initiatives, and may generate what is considered high-quality evidence for potential use in care and clinical practice gu...
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Abstract This study examined nicotine and cannabis vaping among adolescents in treatment for substance use disorders. Participants were 363 adolescents aged 12–17 (66% male, mean age = 15.5 [SD = 1.3], 46% non-Hispanic white) seen for a specialty addiction intake evaluation between 2017 and 2019 at one of six medical offices of a large, integrated health care system in Northern California. Multivariable logistic regression models tested for associations of sociodemographics, cigarette smoking, a...
#1Julie E. Richards (UW: University of Washington)H-Index: 13
#2Gregory E. Simon (KP: Kaiser Permanente)H-Index: 33
Last. Brian K. Ahmedani (HFHS: Henry Ford Health System)H-Index: 27
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Abstract Objective Cardiovascular disease (CVD) continues to be a leading cause of morbidity in the U.S. Managing CVD risk factors, such as diabetes or hypertension, can be challenging for many individuals. We investigated the barriers experienced by patients who persistently struggled to reach their CVD risk factor control goals. Methods This qualitative study examined patient, clinician, and researcher observations of individuals’ experiences in a chronic disease management program. All partic...
#1Felicia W. ChiH-Index: 19
#2Stacey E. AlexeeffH-Index: 21
Last. Stacy SterlingH-Index: 20
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