Somnath (Som) Saha

Professor

  • 6348 Citations
  • 37 h-Index
19982020

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Research Output

2020

Are clinicians’ self-reported empathic concern and perspective-taking traits associated with their response to patient emotions? Communication Studies

Park, J., Saha, S., Han, D., Jindal, M., Korthuis, P. T., Moore, R. & Beach, M. C., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Patient Education and Counseling.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Barriers to Utilization of Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs Among Prescribing Physicians and Advanced Practice Registered Nurses at Veterans Health Administration Facilities in Oregon

Mastarone, G. L., Wyse, J. J., Wilbur, E. R., Morasco, B. J., Saha, S. & Carlson, K. F., Apr 1 2020, In : Pain medicine (Malden, Mass.). 21, 4, p. 695-703 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Racial disparities in clinician responses to patient emotions

Park, J., Beach, M. C., Han, D., Moore, R. D., Korthuis, P. T. & Saha, S., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Patient Education and Counseling.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Importance of “Being There”: a Qualitative Study of What Veterans with Depression Want in Social Support

Teo, A. R., Marsh, H. E., Ono, S. S., Nicolaidis, C., Saha, S. & Dobscha, S. K., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of general internal medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

Access to Primary, Mental Health, and Specialty Care: a Comparison of Medicaid and Commercially Insured Populations in Oregon

McConnell, K. J., Charlesworth, C. J., Zhu, J. M., Meath, T. H. A., George, R. M., Davis, M. M., Saha, S. & Kim, H., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of general internal medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Can patient-centered communication reduce the effects of medical mistrust on patients' decision making?

Cuevas, A. G., O'Brien, K. & Saha, S. S., Apr 1 2019, In : Health Psychology. 38, 4, p. 325-333 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Communicating with providers about racial healthcare disparities: The role of providers’ prior beliefs on their receptivity to different narrative frames

Burgess, D. J., Bokhour, B. G., Cunningham, B. A., Do, T., Eliacin, J., Gordon, H. S., Gravely, A., Jones, D. M., Partin, M. R., Pope, C., Saha, S., Taylor, B. C. & Gollust, S. E., Jan 2019, In : Patient Education and Counseling. 102, 1, p. 139-147 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Correction to: Do Words Matter? Stigmatizing Language and the Transmission of Bias in the Medical Record (Journal of General Internal Medicine, (2018), 33, 5, (685-691), 10.1007/s11606-017-4289-2)

Goddu, A. P., O’Conor, K. J., Lanzkron, S., Saheed, M. O., Saha, S., Peek, M. E., Haywood, C. & Beach, M. C., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of general internal medicine. 34, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

2 Scopus citations

Emotional Communication in HIV Care: An Observational Study of Patients’ Expressed Emotions and Clinician Response

Park, J., Saha, S., Han, D., De Maesschalck, S., Moore, R., Korthuis, T., Roter, D., Knowlton, A., Woodson, T. & Beach, M. C., Oct 1 2019, In : AIDS and Behavior. 23, 10, p. 2816-2828 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Frequency of social contact in-person vs. on Facebook: An examination of associations with psychiatric symptoms in military veterans

Teo, A. R., Chan, B. K., Saha, S. & Nicolaidis, C., Jan 15 2019, In : Journal of Affective Disorders. 243, p. 375-380 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Healthcare Providers’ Responses to Narrative Communication About Racial Healthcare Disparities

Burgess, D. J., Bokhour, B. G., Cunningham, B. A., Do, T., Gordon, H. S., Jones, D. M., Pope, C., Saha, S. & Gollust, S. E., Jan 28 2019, In : Health Communication. 34, 2, p. 149-161 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

High perceived social support and hospital readmissions in an older multi-ethnic, limited English proficiency, safety-net population

Chan, B., Goldman, L. E., Sarkar, U., Guzman, D., Critchfield, J., Saha, S. & Kushel, M., May 24 2019, In : BMC health services research. 19, 1, 334.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

“It’s like riding out the chaos”: Caring for socially complex patients in an ambulatory intensive care unit (A-ICU)

Chan, B., Hulen, E., Edwards, S., Mitchell, M., Nicolaidis, C. & Saha, S., Nov 1 2019, In : Annals of family medicine. 17, 6, p. 495-501 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2018

Do Words Matter? Stigmatizing Language and the Transmission of Bias in the Medical Record

P. Goddu, A., O’Conor, K. J., Lanzkron, S., Saheed, M. O., Saha, S. S., Peek, M. E., Haywood, C. & Beach, M. C., Jan 26 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of General Internal Medicine. p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Help-seeking on facebook versus more traditional sources of help: Cross-sectional survey of military veterans

Teo, A. R., Marsh, H. E., Liebow, S. B. L., Chen, J. I., Forsberg, C. W., Nicolaidis, C., Saha, S. & Dobscha, S. K., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of medical Internet research. 20, 2, e62.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Loneliness is closely associated with depression outcomes and suicidal ideation among military veterans in primary care

Teo, A. R., Marsh, H. E., Forsberg, C. W., Nicolaidis, C., Chen, J. I., Newsom, J., Saha, S. & Dobscha, S. K., Apr 1 2018, In : Journal of Affective Disorders. 230, p. 42-49 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Sources of distress in primary care opioid management and the role of a controlled substance review group: A qualitative study

Hulen, E., Saha, S. S., Morasco, B., Zeigler, C., Mackey, K. & Edwards, S., Jan 1 2018, In : Pain Medicine (United States). 19, 8, p. 1570-1577 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

1 Scopus citations
2 Scopus citations

What causes racial health care disparities? A mixed-methods study reveals variability in how health care providers perceive causal attributions

Gollust, S. E., Cunningham, B. A., Bokhour, B. G., Gordon, H. S., Pope, C., Saha, S. S., Jones, D. M., Do, T. & Burgess, D. J., Jan 1 2018, In : Inquiry (United States). 55

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2017

Diverse patient perspectives on respect in healthcare: A qualitative study

Beach, M. C., Branyon, E. & Saha, S. S., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Patient Education and Counseling.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Has the department of veterans affairs found a way to avoid racial disparities in the evaluation process for kidney transplantation?

Freeman, M. A., Pleis, J. R., Bornemann, K. R., Croswell, E., Dew, M. A., Chang, C. C. H., Switzer, G. E., Langone, A., Mittal-Henkle, A., Saha, S. S., Ramkumar, M., Flohr, J. A., Thomas, C. P. & Myaskovsky, L., 2017, In : Transplantation. 101, 6, p. 1191-1199 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Health Disparities in Veterans

Kondo, K., Low, A., Everson, T., Gordon, C. D., Veazie, S., Lozier, C. C., Freeman, M., Motu'Apuaka, M., Mendelson, A., Friesen, M., Paynter, R., Friesen, C., Anderson, J., Boundy, E., Saha, S., Quiñones, A. & Kansagara, D., Jan 1 2017, In : Medical care. 55, 9, p. S9-S15

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

9 Scopus citations

No-show rates when phone appointment reminders are not directly delivered

Teo, A., Forsberg, C. W., Marsh, H. E., Saha, S. S. & Dobscha, S., Nov 1 2017, In : Psychiatric Services. 68, 11, p. 1098-1100 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Patient goals in rheumatoid arthritis care: A systematic review and qualitative synthesis

Hulen, E., Ervin, A., Schue, A., Evans-Young, G., Saha, S. S., Yelin, E. H. & Barton, J., Dec 1 2017, In : Musculoskeletal Care. 15, 4, p. 295-303 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 Scopus citations

Preventing Hospitalization with Veterans Affairs Home-Based Primary Care: Which Individuals Benefit Most?

Edwards, S., Saha, S. S., Prentice, J. C. & Pizer, S. D., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

What is the key to culturally competent care: Reducing bias or cultural tailoring?

Cuevas, A. G., O’Brien, K. & Saha, S., Apr 3 2017, In : Psychology and Health. 32, 4, p. 493-507 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
2016

African American experiences in healthcare: "I always feel like I'm getting skipped over"

Cuevas, A. G., O'Brien, K. & Saha, S. S., Sep 1 2016, In : Health Psychology. 35, 9, p. 987-995 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations

Assessing Problematic Substance Use in HIV Care: Which Questions Elicit Accurate Patient Disclosures?

Callon, W., Beach, M. C., Saha, S. S., Chander, G., Wilson, I. B., Laws, M. B., Sharp, V., Cohn, J., Moore, R. & Korthuis, P. T., May 19 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of General Internal Medicine. p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Clinician empathy is associated with differences in patient-clinician communication behaviors and higher medication self-efficacy in HIV care

Flickinger, T. E., Saha, S. S., Roter, D., Korthuis, P. T., Sharp, V., Cohn, J., Eggly, S., Moore, R. D. & Beach, M. C., Feb 1 2016, In : Patient Education and Counseling. 99, 2, p. 220-226 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Frontline Account: Reducing the Stress of Pain Management Through the Implementation of a Controlled Substance Review Group in a VA Internal Medicine Residency Clinic

Zeigler, C., Mackey, K., Hulen, E., Carr, T., Saha, S. S. & Edwards, S., Dec 15 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of General Internal Medicine. p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

How does decision complexity affect shared decision making? An analysis of patient-provider antiretroviral initiation dialogue

Callon, W., Saha, S. S., Wilson, I. B., Laws, M. B., Massa, M., Korthuis, P. T., Sharp, V., Cohn, J., Moore, R. D. & Beach, M. C., Sep 23 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Patient Education and Counseling.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Mindfulness practice: A promising approach to reducing the effects of clinician implicit bias on patients

Burgess, D. J., Beach, M. C. & Saha, S. S., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Patient Education and Counseling.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Respecting patients is associated with more patient-centered communication behaviors in clinical encounters

Flickinger, T. E., Saha, S. S., Roter, D., Korthuis, P. T., Sharp, V., Cohn, J., Moore, R. D., Ingersoll, K. S. & Beach, M. C., Feb 1 2016, In : Patient Education and Counseling. 99, 2, p. 250-255 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Timeliness of Colonoscopy After Abnormal Fecal Test Results in a Safety Net Practice

Oluloro, A., Petrik, A. F., Turner, A., Kapka, T., Rivelli, J., Carney, P. A., Saha, S. & Coronado, G. D., Aug 1 2016, In : Journal of Community Health. 41, 4, p. 864-870 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Which Clinician Questions Elicit Accurate Disclosure of Antiretroviral Non-adherence When Talking to Patients?

Callon, W., Saha, S., Korthuis, P. T., Wilson, I. B., Moore, R. D., Cohn, J. & Beach, M. C., May 1 2016, In : AIDS and Behavior. 20, 5, p. 1108-1115 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2015

A mixed methods study of patient-provider communication about opioid analgesics

Hughes, H. K., Korthuis, P. T., Saha, S., Eggly, S., Sharp, V., Cohn, J., Moore, R. & Beach, M. C., Jan 1 2015, In : Patient Education and Counseling. 98, 4, p. 453-461 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Impact of a brief patient and provider intervention to improve the quality of communication about medication adherence among HIV patients

Beach, M. C., Roter, D. L., Saha, S., Korthuis, P. T., Eggly, S., Cohn, J., Sharp, V., Moore, R. D. & Wilson, I. B., Sep 1 2015, In : Patient Education and Counseling. 98, 9, p. 1078-1083 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations

Interventions that Reach into Communities--Promising Directions for Reducing Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Healthcare

Quinones, A., Talavera, G. A., Castañeda, S. F. & Saha, S. S., Sep 1 2015, In : Journal of racial and ethnic health disparities. 2, 3, p. 336-340 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Psychopathology associated with social withdrawal: Idiopathic and comorbid presentations

Teo, A. R., Stufflebam, K., Saha, S., Fetters, M. D., Tateno, M., Kanba, S. & Kato, T. A., Jul 30 2015, In : Psychiatry Research. 228, 1, p. 182-183 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

14 Scopus citations

The association of clinician characteristics with their attitudes toward patients with sickle cell disease: Secondary analyses of a randomized controlled trial

Haywood, C., Lanzkron, S., Hughes, M., Brown, R., Saha, S. & Beach, M. C., Jun 1 2015, In : Journal of the National Medical Association. 107, 2, p. 89-96 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2014

Provider-patient communication about adherence to anti-retroviral regimens differs by patient race and ethnicity

Laws, M. B., Lee, Y., Rogers, W. H., Beach, M. C., Saha, S., Korthuis, P. T., Sharp, V., Cohn, J., Moore, R. & Wilson, I. B., Jul 2014, In : AIDS and Behavior. 18, 7, p. 1279-1287 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Racial/ethnic differences in trust in health care: HIV conspiracy beliefs and vaccine research participation.

Westergaard, R. P., Beach, M. C., Saha, S. & Jacobs, E. A., Jan 2014, In : Journal of general internal medicine. 29, 1, p. 140-146 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Taking diversity seriously: The merits of increasing minority representation in medicine

Saha, S., Feb 1 2014, In : JAMA internal medicine. 174, 2, p. 291-292 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

19 Scopus citations
2013

A multicenter study of physician mindfulness and health care quality

Beach, M. C., Roter, D., Korthuis, P. T., Epstein, R. M., Sharp, V., Ratanawongsa, N., Cohn, J., Eggly, S., Sankar, A., Moore, R. D. & Saha, S., Jan 1 2013, In : Annals of family medicine. 11, 5, p. 421-428 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

98 Scopus citations

Counseling to reduce high-risk sexual behavior in HIV care: A multi-center, direct observation study

Flickinger, T. E., Berry, S., Korthuis, P. T., Saha, S., Laws, M. B., Sharp, V., Moore, R. D. & Beach, M. C., Jul 1 2013, In : AIDS Patient Care and STDs. 27, 7, p. 416-424 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Higher quality communication and relationships are associated with improved patient engagement in HIV care

Flickinger, T. E., Saha, S., Moore, R. D. & Beach, M. C., Jul 1 2013, In : Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 63, 3, p. 362-366 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

74 Scopus citations

Motivational interviewing by HIV care providers is associated with patient intentions to reduce unsafe sexual behavior

Flickinger, T. E., Rose, G., Wilson, I. B., Wolfe, H., Saha, S., Korthuis, P. T., Massa, M., Berry, S., Laws, M. B., Sharp, V., Moore, R. D. & Beach, M. C., Oct 1 2013, In : Patient Education and Counseling. 93, 1, p. 122-129 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Patient activation and improved outcomes in HIV-infected patients

Marshall, R., Beach, M. C., Saha, S., Mori, T., Loveless, M. O., Hibbard, J. H., Cohn, J. A., Sharp, V. L. & Korthuis, P. T., May 1 2013, In : Journal of general internal medicine. 28, 5, p. 668-674 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

55 Scopus citations