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James A. Rothendler, MD

TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionBoston University School of Public Health
DepartmentHealth Law, Policy & Management
Address715 Albany St Talbot Building
Boston MA 02118
Phone(617) 638-5042
Other Positions
InstitutionBedford VA - Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Hosp

 Research Expertise & Professional Interests
Dr. Rothendler is an assistant professor of Health Policy & Management at Boston University School of Public Health and a researcher at the Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research. A cardiologist with additional training in medical informatics, he focuses his research on a variety of applications relating to the use computers in medicine. A recent project focused on assessing factors that may affect the success of computerized clinical reminders in the VA clinical computer system. He is currently working on a project that explores methodological issues in the assessment of patient medication adherence from prescription databases. He received his MD from the College of Physicians and Surgeons at Columbia University, training in internal medicine at Roosevelt Hospital in New York and the University of Michigan Hospitals, cardiology training at University Hospital in Boston, and nuclear cardiology training at Massachusetts General Hospital. In addition, he received training in medical informatics at the VA Medical Center in Boston.

 Publications
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  1. Kressin NR, Long JA, Glickman ME, Bokhour BG, Orner MB, Clark C, Rothendler JA, Berlowitz DR. A Brief, Multifaceted, Generic Intervention to Improve Blood Pressure Control and Reduce Disparities Had Little Effect. Ethn Dis. 2016; 26(1):27-36. PMID: 26843793.
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  2. Shimada SL, Brandt CA, Feng H, McInnes DK, Rao SR, Rothendler JA, Haggstrom DA, Abel EA, Cioffari LS, Houston TK. Personal health record reach in the Veterans Health Administration: a cross-sectional analysis. J Med Internet Res. 2014; 16(12):e272. PMID: 25498515.
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  3. Rothendler JA, Rose AJ, Reisman JI, Berlowitz DR, Kazis LE. Choices in the use of ICD-9 codes to identify stroke risk factors can affect the apparent population-level risk factor prevalence and distribution of CHADS2 scores. Am J Cardiovasc Dis. 2012; 2(3):184-91. PMID: 22937488.
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  4. Selim AJ, Berlowitz D, Kazis LE, Rogers W, Wright SM, Qian SX, Rothendler JA, Spiro A, Miller D, Selim BJ, Fincke BG. Comparison of health outcomes for male seniors in the Veterans Health Administration and Medicare Advantage plans. Health Serv Res. 2010 Apr; 45(2):376-96. PMID: 20050934.
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  5. Selim AJ, Kazis LE, Qian S, Rothendler JA, Spiro A, Rogers W, Haffer SC, Wright SM, Miller D, Selim BJ, Fincke BG. Differences in risk-adjusted mortality between medicaid-eligible patients enrolled in medicare advantage plans and those enrolled in the veterans health administration. J Ambul Care Manage. 2009 Jul-Sep; 32(3):232-40. PMID: 19542813.
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  6. Selim AJ, Rogers W, Fleishman JA, Qian SX, Fincke BG, Rothendler JA, Kazis LE. Updated U.S. population standard for the Veterans RAND 12-item Health Survey (VR-12). Qual Life Res. 2009 Feb; 18(1):43-52. PMID: 19051059.
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  7. Rose AJ, Shimada SL, Rothendler JA, Reisman JI, Glassman PA, Berlowitz DR, Kressin NR. The accuracy of clinician perceptions of "usual" blood pressure control. J Gen Intern Med. 2008 Feb; 23(2):180-3. PMID: 18043980.
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  8. Selim AJ, Kazis LE, Rogers W, Qian SX, Rothendler JA, Spiro A, Ren XS, Miller D, Selim BJ, Fincke BG. Change in health status and mortality as indicators of outcomes: comparison between the Medicare Advantage Program and the Veterans Health Administration. Qual Life Res. 2007 Sep; 16(7):1179-91. PMID: 17530447.
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  9. Kressin NR, Wang F, Long J, Bokhour BG, Orner MB, Rothendler J, Clark C, Reddy S, Kozak W, Kroupa LP, Berlowitz DR. Hypertensive patients' race, health beliefs, process of care, and medication adherence. J Gen Intern Med. 2007 Jun; 22(6):768-74. PMID: 17364243.
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  10. Jones JA, Miller DR, Wehler CJ, Rich SE, Krall-Kaye EA, McCoy LC, Christiansen CL, Rothendler JA, Garcia RI. Does periodontal care improve glycemic control? The Department of Veterans Affairs Dental Diabetes Study. J Clin Periodontol. 2007 Jan; 34(1):46-52. PMID: 17137468.
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  11. Berlowitz DR, Miller DR, Oliveria SA, Cunningham F, Gomez-Caminero A, Rothendler JA. Differential associations of beta-blockers with hemorrhagic events for chronic heart failure patients on warfarin. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2006 Nov; 15(11):799-807. PMID: 16892457.
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  12. Jones JA, Miller DR, Wehler CJ, Rich S, Krall E, Christiansen CL, Rothendler JA, Garcia RI. Study design, recruitment, and baseline characteristics: the Department of Veterans Affairs Dental Diabetes Study. J Clin Periodontol. 2007 Jan; 34(1):40-5. PMID: 17040483.
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  13. Selim AJ, Kazis LE, Rogers W, Qian S, Rothendler JA, Lee A, Ren XS, Haffer SC, Mardon R, Miller D, Spiro A, Selim BJ, Fincke BG. Risk-adjusted mortality as an indicator of outcomes: comparison of the Medicare Advantage Program with the Veterans' Health Administration. Med Care. 2006 Apr; 44(4):359-65. PMID: 16565637.
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  14. Chang BH, Hendricks A, Zhao Y, Rothendler JA, LoCastro JS, Slawsky MT. A relaxation response randomized trial on patients with chronic heart failure. J Cardiopulm Rehabil. 2005 May-Jun; 25(3):149-57. PMID: 15931018.
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  15. Deykin EY, Keane TM, Kaloupek D, Fincke G, Rothendler J, Siegfried M, Creamer K. Posttraumatic stress disorder and the use of health services. Psychosom Med. 2001 Sep-Oct; 63(5):835-41. PMID: 11573033.
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  16. Rosen AK, Loveland S, Anderson JJ, Rothendler JA, Hankin CS, Rakovski CC, Moskowitz MA, Berlowitz DR. Evaluating diagnosis-based case-mix measures: how well do they apply to the VA population? Med Care. 2001 Jul; 39(7):692-704. PMID: 11458134.
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  17. Jones D, Hendricks A, Comstock C, Rosen A, Chang BH, Rothendler J, Hankin C, Prashker M. Eye examinations for VA patients with diabetes: standardizing performance measures. Int J Qual Health Care. 2000 Apr; 12(2):97-104. PMID: 10830666.
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  18. Rothendler JA, Schick EC, Leppo J, Birmingham MJ, Green AM, Ryan TJ. Diagnosis of pericardial effusions from routine gated blood-pool imaging. J Nucl Med. 1987 Sep; 28(9):1419-23. PMID: 3040929.
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  19. Balady GJ, Weiner DA, Rothendler JA, Ryan TJ. Arm exercise-thallium imaging testing for the detection of coronary artery disease. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1987 Jan; 9(1):84-8. PMID: 3794114.
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  20. Rothendler JA, Boucher CA, Strauss HW, Pohost GM, Okada RD. Decrease in the ability to detect elevated lung thallium due to delay in commencing imaging after exercise. Am Heart J. 1985 Oct; 110(4):830-5. PMID: 4050657.
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  21. Rothendler JA, Okada RD, Wilson RA, Brown KA, Boucher CA, Strauss HW, Pohost GM. Effect of a delay in commencing imaging on the ability to detect transient thallium defects. J Nucl Med. 1985 Aug; 26(8):880-3. PMID: 4032036.
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  22. Schick EC, Lekakis J, Rothendler JA, Ryan TJ. Persistent left superior vena cava and right superior vena cava drainage into the left atrium without arterial hypoxemia. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1985 Feb; 5(2 Pt 1):374-8. PMID: 3968321.
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  23. Rothendler JA, Okada RD, Strauss HW, Chesler DA, Pohost GM. Evaluation in dogs of a new double-dose technique for imaging changes in myocardial perfusion. J Nucl Med. 1984 Jun; 25(6):706-13. PMID: 6374073.
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  24. Leppo JA, O'Brien J, Rothendler JA, Getchell JD, Lee VW. Dipyridamole-thallium-201 scintigraphy in the prediction of future cardiac events after acute myocardial infarction. N Engl J Med. 1984 Apr 19; 310(16):1014-8. PMID: 6708976.
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  25. Brown KA, Okada RD, Boucher CA, Rothendler JA, Strauss HW, Pohost GM. Exercise-induced changes in hepatic blood volume measured during cardiac equilibrium cineangiography: relation to coronary anatomy and right ventricular function. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1983 Sep; 2(3):514-21. PMID: 6875115.
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  26. Okada RD, Lim YL, Rothendler J, Boucher CA, Block PC, Pohost GM. Split dose thallium-201 dipyridamole imaging: a new technique for obtaining thallium images before and immediately after an intervention. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1983 May; 1(5):1302-10. PMID: 6833669.
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  27. Rothendler JA, Schick EC, Ryan TJ. Derivation of systolic time intervals from Doppler measurement of temporal arterial blood flow. Am J Cardiol. 1981 Jan; 47(1):68-72. PMID: 7457410.
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  28. Rothendler JA, King DL, Green WM. Technique for dual transducer echocardiography. J Clin Ultrasound. 1976 Apr; 4(2):139-40. PMID: 816819.
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