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Kimberly A Fisher MD

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
DepartmentMedicine
AddressUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester MA 01655
Phone508-856-3121
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    InstitutionUMMS - School of Medicine
    DepartmentMedicine
    DivisionPulmonary, Allergy And Critical Care Medicine


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    Brown University, Providence, RI, United StatesBABiochemistry
    University of Pennsylvania Pereleman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, United StatesMD

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    1. Kapoor A, Field T, Handler S, Fisher K, Saphirak C, Crawford S, Fouayzi H, Johnson F, Spenard A, Zhang N, Gurwitz JH. Adverse Events in Long-term Care Residents Transitioning From Hospital Back to Nursing Home. JAMA Intern Med. 2019 Jul 22. PMID: 31329223.
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    2. Fisher KA, Smith KM, Gallagher TH, Huang JC, Borton JC, Mazor KM. We want to know: patient comfort speaking up about breakdowns in care and patient experience. BMJ Qual Saf. 2018 Sep 29. PMID: 30269059.
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    3. Fisher KA, Tan ASL, Matlock DD, Saver B, Mazor KM, Pieterse AH. Keeping the patient in the center: Common challenges in the practice of shared decision making. Patient Educ Couns. 2018 Dec; 101(12):2195-2201. PMID: 30144968.
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    4. Lindenauer PK, Shieh MS, Stefan MS, Fisher KA, Haessler SD, Pekow PS, Rothberg MB, Krishnan JA, Walkey AJ. Hospital Procalcitonin Testing and Antibiotic Treatment of Patients Admitted for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Exacerbation. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017 Dec; 14(12):1779-1785. PMID: 28795838.
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    5. Fisher KA, Mazor KM, Goff S, Stefan MS, Pekow PS, Williams LA, Rastegar V, Rothberg MB, Hill NS, Lindenauer PK. Successful Use of Noninvasive Ventilation in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. How Do High-Performing Hospitals Do It? Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017 Nov; 14(11):1674-1681. PMID: 28719228.
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    6. Fisher KA, Landyn V, Lindenauer PK, Walkey AJ. Procalcitonin Test Availability: A Survey of Acute Care Hospitals in Massachusetts. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017 Sep; 14(9):1489-1491. PMID: 28708423.
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    7. Fisher KA, Mazor KM. Patient and Family Complaints in Cancer Care: What Can We Learn From the Tip of the Iceberg? Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2017 Oct; 43(10):495-497. PMID: 28942773.
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    8. Fisher K, Smith K, Gallagher T, Burns L, Morales C, Mazor K. We Want to Know: Eliciting Hospitalized Patients' Perspectives on Breakdowns in Care. J Hosp Med. 2017 Aug; 12(8):603-609. PMID: 28786425.
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    9. Stefan MS, Pekow PS, Shieh MS, Hill NS, Rothberg MB, Fisher KA, Lindenauer PK. Hospital Volume and Outcomes of Noninvasive Ventilation in Patients Hospitalized With an Acute Exacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Crit Care Med. 2017 Jan; 45(1):20-27. PMID: 27509388.
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    10. Fisher KA, Ahmad S, Jackson M, Mazor KM. Surrogate decision makers' perspectives on preventable breakdowns in care among critically ill patients: A qualitative study. Patient Educ Couns. 2016 Oct; 99(10):1685-93. PMID: 27067065.
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    11. Mazor KM, Smith KM, Fisher KA, Gallagher TH. Speak Up! Addressing the Paradox Plaguing Patient-Centered Care. Ann Intern Med. 2016 May 3; 164(9):618-9. PMID: 26857030.
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    12. Fisher KA, Stefan MS, Darling C, Lessard D, Goldberg RJ. Impact of COPD on the mortality and treatment of patients hospitalized with acute decompensated heart failure: the Worcester Heart Failure Study. Chest. 2015 Mar; 147(3):637-45. PMID: 25188234.
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    13. Coles AH, Fisher K, Darling C, Yarzebski J, McManus DD, Gore JM, Lessard D, Goldberg RJ. Long-term survival for patients with acute decompensated heart failure according to ejection fraction findings. Am J Cardiol. 2014 Sep 15; 114(6):862-8. PMID: 25092194.
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    14. Darling CE, Fisher KA, McManus DD, Coles AH, Spencer FA, Gore JM, Goldberg RJ. Survival after hospital discharge for ST-segment elevation and non-ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction: a population-based study. Clin Epidemiol. 2013; 5:229-36. PMID: 23901296.
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    15. Coles AH, Fisher KA, Darling C, McManus D, Maitas O, Yarzebski J, Gore JM, Lessard D, Goldberg RJ. Recent trends in post-discharge mortality among patients with an initial acute myocardial infarction. Am J Cardiol. 2012 Oct 15; 110(8):1073-7. PMID: 22762720.
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    16. Lilly CM, Fisher KA, Ries M, Pastores SM, Vender J, Pitts JA, Hanson CW. A national ICU telemedicine survey: validation and results. Chest. 2012 Jul; 142(1):40-7. PMID: 22518025.
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    17. Fisher KA, Serlin DM, Wilson KC, Walter RE, Berman JS, Farber HW. Sarcoidosis-associated pulmonary hypertension: outcome with long-term epoprostenol treatment. Chest. 2006 Nov; 130(5):1481-8. PMID: 17099027.
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    18. Fisher KA, Summer RS. 4. Stem and progenitor cells in the formation of the pulmonary vasculature. Curr Top Dev Biol. 2006; 74:117-31. PMID: 16860666.
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