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Liliana Pezzin PhD, JD

Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Medicine
Division: General Internal Medicine
Program: Research

Member of the Cancer Center


Publications

  • Bargaining Power, Parental Caregiving, and Intergenerational Coresidence. (Pezzin LE, Pollak RA, Schone BS) J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 2014 Jul 3: PMID 24994851
  • Prosthesis Use and Satisfaction Among Persons With Dysvascular Lower Limb Amputations Across Postacute Care Discharge Settings. (Roth EV, Pezzin LE, McGinley EL, Dillingham TR) PM R 2014 Jun 19: PMID 24953447
  • Complex Families and Late-Life Outcomes Among Elderly Persons: Disability, Institutionalization, and Longevity. (Pezzin LE, Pollak RA, Schone BS) J Marriage Fam 2013 Oct 1;75(5):1084-1097 PMID 24031097
  • Diagnosis and treatment of lymphedema after breast cancer: a population-based study. (Sayko O, Pezzin LE, Yen TW, Nattinger AB) PM R 2013 Nov;5(11):915-23 PMID 23684778
  • Effect of postacute rehabilitation setting on mental and emotional health among persons with dysvascular amputations. (Pezzin LE, Padalik SE, Dillingham TR) PM R 2013 Jul;5(7):583-90 PMID 23490724
  • Functional outcomes of persons who underwent dysvascular lower extremity amputations: effect of postacute rehabilitation setting. (Sauter CN, Pezzin LE, Dillingham TR) Am J Phys Med Rehabil 2013 Apr;92(4):287-96 PMID 23291599
  • Automating the medication regimen complexity index. (McDonald MV, Peng TR, Sridharan S, Foust JB, Kogan P, Pezzin LE, Feldman PH) J Am Med Inform Assoc 2013 May 1;20(3):499-505 PMID 23268486
  • Complex Families and Health Outcomes among Elderly Persons (Liliana E. Pezzin, PhD, Robert A. Pollak, PhD, and Barbara S.Schone, PhD) Journal of Marriage and Family in press
  • Effect of Post-Acute Rehabilitation Setting on Functional Outcomes of Persons Undergoing Dysvascular Lower Extremity Amputations (Carley N. Sauter, M.D., Liliana E. Pezzin, Ph.D., J.D., Timothy R. Dillingham, M.D., M.S. ) American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in press
  • Automating the Medication Regimen Complexity Index (MRCI) (Margaret V. McDonald, M.S.W., Timothy R. Peng, Ph.D., Sridevi Sridharan, M.S., Janice B. Foust, Ph.D., R.N., Polina Kogan, Pharm.D.,Liliana E. Pezzin, Ph.D., J.D., and Penny H. Feldman, Ph.D. ) Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association in press
  • Measurement equivalence in ADL and IADL difficulty across international surveys of aging: findings from the HRS, SHARE, and ELSA. (Chan KS, Kasper JD, Brandt J, Pezzin LE) J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 2012 Jan;67(1):121-32 PMID 22156662
  • Regulatory policies, the "75% rule," and post-acute care discharge setting. (Pezzin LE, Roberts BA, Miao H, Dillingham TR) Am J Phys Med Rehabil 2011 Nov;90(11):954-8 PMID 21885948
  • Socioeconomic and racial differences in treatment for breast cancer at a low-volume hospital. (Kong AL, Yen TW, Pezzin LE, Miao H, Sparapani RA, Laud PW, Nattinger AB) Ann Surg Oncol 2011 Oct;18(11):3220-7 PMID 21861226
  • The association of robotic surgical technology and hospital prostatectomy volumes: increasing market share through the adoption of technology. (Neuner JM, See WA, Pezzin LE, Tarima S, Nattinger AB) Cancer 2012 Jan 15;118(2):371-7 PMID 21717434
  • Electrodiagnostic consultation and identification of neuromuscular conditions in persons with diabetes. (Sohn MW, Whittle J, Pezzin LE, Miao H, Dillingham TR) Muscle Nerve 2011 Jun;43(6):812-7 PMID 21607966
  • Determinants of postacute care discharge destination after dysvascular lower limb amputation. (Dillingham TR, Yacub JN, Pezzin LE) PM R 2011 Apr;3(4):336-44 PMID 21497320
  • Improving blood pressure control: results of home-based post-acute care interventions. (Pezzin LE, Feldman PH, Mongoven JM, McDonald MV, Gerber LM, Peng TR) J Gen Intern Med 2011 Mar;26(3):280-6 PMID 20945114
  • Socioeconomic factors associated with adjuvant hormone therapy use in older breast cancer survivors. (Yen TW, Czypinski LK, Sparapani RA, Guo C, Laud PW, Pezzin LE, Nattinger AB) Cancer 2011 Jan 15;117(2):398-405 PMID 20824718
  • Nattinger and pezzin respond to "the importance of response rate calculation" by harris and "privacy regulation" by ness. (Nattinger AB et al.) Am J Epidemiol 2010 Sep 15;172(6):651-2 PMID 20660121
  • Heightened attention to medical privacy: challenges for unbiased sample recruitment and a possible solution. (Nattinger AB, Pezzin LE, Sparapani RA, Neuner JM, King TK, Laud PW) Am J Epidemiol 2010 Sep 15;172(6):637-44 PMID 20660123
  • Long-Term Care of the Disabled Elderly: Do Children Increase Caregiving by Spouses? (Pezzin LE, Pollak RA, Schone BS) Rev Econ Househ 2009 Sep 1;7(3):323-339 PMID 20473357
  • Stability and changes in living arrangements: relationship to nursing home admission and timing of placement. (Kasper JD, Pezzin LE, Rice JB) J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 2010 Nov;65(6):783-91 PMID 20442211
  • Home-based blood pressure interventions for blacks. (Feldman PH, McDonald MV, Mongoven JM, Peng TR, Gerber LM, Pezzin LE) Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2009 May;2(3):241-8 PMID 20031844
  • The economic consequences of breast cancer adjuvant hormonal treatments. (Pezzin LE, O'Niel MB, Nattinger AB) J Gen Intern Med 2009 Nov;24 Suppl 2:S446-50 PMID 19838848
  • Understanding the complexity of hypertensive African American home care patients: challenges to intervention. (McDonald MV, Pezzin LE, Peng TR, Feldman PH) Ethn Dis 2009;19(2):148-53 PMID 19537225
  • Parental marital disruption, family type, and transfers to disabled elderly parents. (Pezzin LE, Pollak RA, Schone BS) J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 2008 Nov;63(6):S349-58 PMID 19092044
  • Rehabilitation setting and associated mortality and medical stability among persons with amputations. (Dillingham TR, Pezzin LE) Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2008 Jun;89(6):1038-45 PMID 18503797
  • A comparative analysis of Medicaid long-term care policies and their effects on elderly dual enrollees. (Rice JB, Kasper JD, Pezzin LE) Health Econ 2009 Mar;18(3):275-90 PMID 18464296
  • Musculoskeletal disorders in referrals for suspected lumbosacral radiculopathy. (Cannon DE, Dillingham TR, Miao H, Andary MT, Pezzin LE) Am J Phys Med Rehabil 2007 Dec;86(12):957-61 PMID 18090436
  • Musculoskeletal disorders in referrals for suspected cervical radiculopathy. (Cannon DE, Dillingham TR, Miao H, Andary MT, Pezzin LE) Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2007 Oct;88(10):1256-9 PMID 17908566
  • Disparities in the emergency department evaluation of chest pain patients. (Pezzin LE, Keyl PM, Green GB) Acad Emerg Med 2007 Feb;14(2):149-56 PMID 17267531
  • Environmental barriers experienced by amputees: the Craig Hospital Inventory of Environmental Factors-Short Form. (Ephraim PL, MacKenzie EJ, Wegener ST, Dillingham TR, Pezzin LE) Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2006 Mar;87(3):328-33 PMID 16500165
  • Phantom pain, residual limb pain, and back pain in amputees: results of a national survey. (Ephraim PL, Wegener ST, MacKenzie EJ, Dillingham TR, Pezzin LE) Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2005 Oct;86(10):1910-9 PMID 16213230
  • Just-in-time evidence-based e-mail "reminders" in home health care: impact on nurse practices. (Murtaugh CM, Pezzin LE, McDonald MV, Feldman PH, Peng TR) Health Serv Res 2005 Jun;40(3):849-64 PMID 15960694
  • Just-in-time evidence-based e-mail "reminders" in home health care: impact on patient outcomes. (Feldman PH, Murtaugh CM, Pezzin LE, McDonald MV, Peng TR) Health Serv Res 2005 Jun;40(3):865-85 PMID 15960695
  • Under-recognition of polyneuropathy in persons with diabetes by nonphysician electrodiagnostic services providers. (Dillingham TR, Pezzin LE) Am J Phys Med Rehabil 2005 Jun;84(6):399-406 PMID 15905653
  • Can just-in-time, evidence-based "reminders" improve pain management among home health care nurses and their patients? (McDonald MV, Pezzin LE, Feldman PH, Murtaugh CM, Peng TR) J Pain Symptom Manage 2005 May;29(5):474-88 PMID 15904750
  • Depressive symptoms and mental health service utilization among persons with limb loss: results of a national survey. (Darnall BD, Ephraim P, Wegener ST, Dillingham T, Pezzin L, Rossbach P, MacKenzie EJ) Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2005 Apr;86(4):650-8 PMID 15827913
  • Reamputation, mortality, and health care costs among persons with dysvascular lower-limb amputations. (Dillingham TR, Pezzin LE, Shore AD) Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2005 Mar;86(3):480-6 PMID 15759232
  • Postacute care services use for dysvascular amputees: a population-based study of Massachusetts. (Dillingham TR, Pezzin LE) Am J Phys Med Rehabil 2005 Mar;84(3):147-52 PMID 15725787
  • Use and satisfaction with prosthetic limb devices and related services. (Pezzin LE, Dillingham TR, Mackenzie EJ, Ephraim P, Rossbach P) Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2004 May;85(5):723-9 PMID 15129395
  • Electrodiagnostic services in the United States. (Dillingham TR, Pezzin LE, Rice JB) Muscle Nerve 2004 Feb;29(2):198-204 PMID 14755483
  • Discharge destination after dysvascular lower-limb amputations. (Dillingham TR, Pezzin LE, Mackenzie EJ) Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2003 Nov;84(11):1662-8 PMID 14639567
  • Is outpatient care associated with lower use of inpatient and emergency care? An analysis of persons with HIV disease. (Pezzin LE, Fleishman JA) Acad Emerg Med 2003 Nov;10(11):1228-38 PMID 14597499
  • Epidemiology of limb loss and congenital limb deficiency: a review of the literature. (Ephraim PL, Dillingham TR, Sector M, Pezzin LE, Mackenzie EJ) Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2003 May;84(5):747-61 PMID 12736892
  • Medicaid enrollment among elderly medicare beneficiaries: individual determinants, effects of state policy, and impact on service use. (Pezzin LE, Kasper JD) Health Serv Res 2002 Aug;37(4):827-47 PMID 12236387
  • Racial differences in the incidence of limb loss secondary to peripheral vascular disease: a population-based study. (Dillingham TR, Pezzin LE, Mackenzie EJ) Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2002 Sep;83(9):1252-7 PMID 12235605
  • Limb amputation and limb deficiency: epidemiology and recent trends in the United States. (Dillingham TR, Pezzin LE, MacKenzie EJ) South Med J 2002 Aug;95(8):875-83 PMID 12190225
  • Use and satisfaction with prosthetic devices among persons with trauma-related amputations: a long-term outcome study. (Dillingham TR, Pezzin LE, MacKenzie EJ, Burgess AR) Am J Phys Med Rehabil 2001 Aug;80(8):563-71 PMID 11475475
  • Identification of cervical radiculopathies: optimizing the electromyographic screen. (Dillingham TR, Lauder TD, Andary M, Kumar S, Pezzin LE, Stephens RT, Shannon S) Am J Phys Med Rehabil 2001 Feb;80(2):84-91 PMID 11212017
  • Identifying lumbosacral radiculopathies: an optimal electromyographic screen. (Dillingham TR, Lauder TD, Andary M, Kumar S, Pezzin LE, Stephens RT, Shannon S) Am J Phys Med Rehabil 2000 Nov-Dec;79(6):496-503 PMID 11083298
  • Potential and active family caregivers: changing networks and the "sandwich generation". (Spillman BC, Pezzin LE) Milbank Q 2000;78(3):347-74, table of contents PMID 11028188
  • Predicting electrodiagnostic outcome in patients with upper limb symptoms: are the history and physical examination helpful? (Lauder TD, Dillingham TR, Andary M, Kumar S, Pezzin LE, Stephens RT, Shannon S) Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2000 Apr;81(4):436-41 PMID 10768532
  • Symptom duration and spontaneous activity in lumbosacral radiculopathy. (Dillingham TR, Pezzin LE, Lauder TD, Andary M, Kumar S, Stephens RT, Shannon S) Am J Phys Med Rehabil 2000 Mar-Apr;79(2):124-32 PMID 10744185
  • Rehabilitation and the long-term outcomes of persons with trauma-related amputations. (Pezzin LE, Dillingham TR, MacKenzie EJ) Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2000 Mar;81(3):292-300 PMID 10724073
  • Effect of history and exam in predicting electrodiagnostic outcome among patients with suspected lumbosacral radiculopathy. (Lauder TD, Dillingham TR, Andary M, Kumar S, Pezzin LE, Stephens RT, Shannon S) Am J Phys Med Rehabil 2000 Jan-Feb;79(1):60-8; quiz 75-6 PMID 10678605
  • The relation between stress fractures and bone mineral density: evidence from active-duty Army women. (Lauder TD, Dixit S, Pezzin LE, Williams MV, Campbell CS, Davis GD) Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2000 Jan;81(1):73-9 PMID 10638880
  • Cervical radiculopathies: relationship between symptom duration and spontaneous EMG activity. (Pezzin LE, Dillingham TR, Lauder TD, Andary M, Kumar S, Stephens RR, Shannon S) Muscle Nerve 1999 Oct;22(10):1412-8 PMID 10487908
  • Parental marital disruption and intergenerational transfers: an analysis of lone elderly parents and their children. (Pezzin LE, Schone BS) Demography 1999 Aug;36(3):287-97 PMID 10472494
  • Cervical paraspinal muscle abnormalities and symptom duration: a multivariate analysis. (Dillingham TR, Pezzin LE, Lauder TD) Muscle Nerve 1998 May;21(5):640-2 PMID 9572244
  • Relationship between muscle abnormalities and symptom duration in lumbosacral radiculopathies. (Dillingham TR, Pezzin LE, Lauder TD) Am J Phys Med Rehabil 1998 Mar-Apr;77(2):103-7 PMID 9558009
  • Incidence, acute care length of stay, and discharge to rehabilitation of traumatic amputee patients: an epidemiologic study. (Dillingham TR, Pezzin LE, MacKenzie EJ) Arch Phys Med Rehabil 1998 Mar;79(3):279-87 PMID 9523779
  • The effect of public provision of home care on living and care arrangements: evidence from the channeling experiment. (Kemper P, Pezzin LE) Dev Health Econ Public Policy 1996;5:125-46 PMID 10164416
  • Grants and Awards

  • Mechanisms Underlying SES Disparities in Breast Cancer Mortality (#9207943 03/11/2013 - 02/29/2016) Sponsor: NIH Cancer Institute
  • Ambulatory Care Access and Quality (#9208309 08/22/2013 - 05/31/2017) Sponsor: University of Pennsylvania
  • LTC Policies and Elderly Living and Care Arrangements (#9203552 01/15/2005 - 11/30/2008) Sponsor: NIH Aging
  • Long-term Care and Intergenerational Resource Allocation (#9203096 09/30/2003 - 08/31/2007) Sponsor: Washington University in St Louis
  • Center for Stroke Disparities Solution (#9207961 09/30/2012 - 08/31/2017) Sponsor: NEW YORK UNIV SCHOOL OF MEDICINE