Scroll down for list of selected publications by Dr. Rita Mangione-Smith and her colleagues. You can view a complete list of Mangione-Smith’s publications on PubMed.

  1. Lifland BE, Mangione-Smith R, Palermo TM, Rabbitts JA. Agreement Between Parent Proxy Report and Child Self-Report of Pain Intensity and Health-Related Quality of Life After Surgery. Acad Pediatr. 2018 May - Jun;18(4):376-383. doi: 10.1016/j.acap.2017.12.001. Epub 2017 Dec 8. PubMed PMID: 29229566; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5936667
  2. Kourtidou S, Slee AE, Bruce ME, Wren H, Mangione-Smith RM, Portman MA. Kawasaki Disease Substantially Impacts Health-Related Quality of Life. J Pediatr. 2018 Feb;193:155-163.e5. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2017.09.070. Epub 2017 Dec 1.PubMed PMID: 29198542.
  3. Aspesberro F, Fesinmeyer MD, Zhou C, Zimmerman JJ, Mangione-Smith R.Construct Validity and Responsiveness of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory 4.0 Generic Core Scales and Infant Scales in the PICU. Pediatr Crit Care Med.2016 Jun;17(6):e272-9. doi: 10.1097/PCC.0000000000000727. PubMed PMID: 27261668.
  4. Lion KC, Wright DR, Spencer S, Zhou C, Del Beccaro M, Mangione-Smith R. Standardized Clinical Pathways for Hospitalized Children and Outcomes. Pediatrics. 2016 Apr;137(4). pii: e20151202. doi: 10.1542/peds.2015-1202. Epub 2016 Mar 21. PubMed PMID: 27002007; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5531174.
  5. Rabbitts JA, Palermo TM, Zhou C, Mangione-Smith R. Pain and Health-Related Quality of Life After Pediatric Inpatient Surgery. J Pain. 2015 Dec;16(12):1334-1341. doi: 10.1016/j.jpain.2015.09.005. Epub 2015 Sep 28. PubMed PMID: 26416163; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4666767.
  6. Lion KC, Ebel BE, Rafton S, Zhou C, Hencz P, Mangione-Smith R. Evaluation of a quality improvement intervention to increase use of telephonic interpretation. Pediatrics. 2015 Mar;135(3):e709-16. doi: 10.1542/peds.2014-2024. PubMed PMID: 25713276.
  7. Simon, T. D., Cawthon, L.M., Stanford, S, Popalisky, J., Lyons, D., Woodcox, P., Hood, M., Chen, A.Y., Mangione-Smith, R., for the Center of Excellence on Quality of Care Measures for Children with Complex Needs (COE4CCN) Medical Complexity Working Group. Pediatric Medical Complexity Algorithm: A new method to stratify children by medical complexity. Pediatrics. 133 (6):e1647-1654 (2014)
  8. Bardach, N., Coker, T., Zima, B., Murphy, M.J., Knapp, P., Richardson, L., Edwall, G., Mangione-Smith, R. Common and Costly Pediatric Hospitalizations for Mental Health Disorders. Pediatrics. 133 (4): 302-309 (2014).
  9. Gidengil, C., Mangione-Smith, R., Bailey, C.L., Cawthon, M.L., McGlynn, E.A., Nakamura, M.M., Schiff, J., Schuster, M. A., Schneider, E.C. Enhancing Medicaid and CHIP Claims Data to Support Pediatric Quality Measurement: Lessons from Three Centers of Excellence in Measure Development. Acad Pediatr. 14 (5 Suppl):S76-81 (2014)
  10. Byron, S.C., Gardner, W., Kleinman, L.C., Mangione-Smith, R., Moon, J., Sachdeva, R., Schuster, M.A., Freed, G., Smith, G., Scholle, S.H. Developing Measures for Pediatric Quality: Methods and Experiences of the CHIPRA Pediatric Quality Measures Program Grantees. Acad Pediatr. 14 (5 Suppl):S27-32 (2014)
  11. Desai, A.D., Zhou, C., Stanford, S., Haaland, W., Varni, J.W., Mangione-Smith, R. Validity and Responsiveness of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory 4.0 Generic Core Scales in the Pediatric Inpatient Setting. JAMA Pediatr. 168 (12):1114-1121 (2014)
  12. Chan, T., Lion, K.C., Mangione-Smith, R. Racial Disparities in Failure-to-Rescue among Children Undergoing Congenital Heart Surgery. J Pediatr. 2014 Dec 30. pii: S0022-3476 (14)01072-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2014.11.020. [Epub ahead of print]
  13. Gurvitz, M., Marelli, A., Mangione-Smith, R., Jenkins, K. Building Quality Indicators to Improve Care for Adults with Congenital Heart Disease. J Am Coll Cardiol, 62 (23): 2244-53 (2013)
  14. Stout, J.W., Smith, K., Zhou, C., Solomon, C., Dozor, A.J., Garrison, M.M., Mangione-Smith, R. Effectiveness of Online Spirometry Training in Improving Asthma Care: A Cluster Randomized Trial. Acad Pediatr. 12:88–95 (2012)
  15. Mangione-Smith, R., Schiff, J., Dougherty, D. Identifying Children’s Health Care Quality Measures for Medicaid and CHIP: an Evidence-Informed, Publicly Transparent Expert Process. Acad Pediatr. 11 (3Suppl): S11-S21 (2011)
  16. Mangione-Smith, R. Bridging the Quality Chasm for Children: Need for Valid, Comprehensive Measurement Tools. Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. 161: 909-910 (2007).
  17. Mangione-Smith, R., DeCristofaro, A.H., Setodji, C.M., Keesey, J., Klein, D., Adams, J., Schuster, M.A., McGlynn, E.A. The Quality of Ambulatory Care Delivered to Children in the United States. New Engl J Med. 357: 1515-1523 (2007).