James A. Rothendler, MD
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Public Health
Dept of Health Law, Policy & Management

MD, Columbia University

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.

Bedford VA - Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Hosp

Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

  1. Shimada SL, Petrakis BA, Rothendler JA, Zirkle M, Zhao S, Feng H, Fix GM, Ozkaynak M, Martin T, Johnson SA, Tulu B, Gordon HS, Simon SR, Woods SS. An analysis of patient-provider secure messaging at two Veterans Health Administration medical centers: message content and resolution through secure messaging. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2017 Sep 01; 24(5):942-949.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28371896; DOI: 10.1093/jamia/ocx021;.
  2. 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 Jan 21; 26(1):27-36.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26843793; PMCID: PMC4738852; DOI: 10.18865/ed.26.1.27;.
  3. 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.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25498515; PMCID: PMC4275468; DOI: 10.2196/jmir.3751;.
  4. 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.View Related Profiles. PMID: 22937488; PMCID: PMC3427978.
  5. 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.View Related Profiles. PMID: 20050934; PMCID: PMC2838151; DOI: 10.1111/j.1475-6773.2009.01068.x;.
  6. 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.View Related Profiles. PMID: 19542813; DOI: 10.1097/JAC.0b013e3181ac9d49;.
  7. 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.View Related Profiles. PMID: 19051059; DOI: 10.1007/s11136-008-9418-2;.
  8. 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.View Related Profiles. PMID: 18043980; PMCID: PMC2359169.
  9. 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.View Related Profiles. PMID: 17530447.
  10. 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.View Related Profiles. PMID: 17364243; PMCID: PMC2219848.
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