Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2022 Primary care visits and ambulatory care sensitive diabetes hospitalizations among adult Alabama Medicaid beneficiariesPrimary Care Diabetes.  16:116-121. 2022
2022 What do Veterans with homeless experience want us to know that we are not asking? A qualitative content analysis of comments from a national survey of healthcare experienceHealth and Social Care in the Community2022
2021 Low Uptake of Secure Messaging Among Veterans With Experiences of Homelessness and Substance Use DisordersJournal of Addiction Medicine.  15:508-511. 2021
2021 Characteristics Associated With Unsheltered Status Among VeteransAmerican Journal of Preventive Medicine.  61:357-368. 2021
2021 Comparison of patient experience between primary care settings tailored for homeless clientele and mainstream care settingsMedical Care.  59:495-503. 2021
2021 Designing a Strategy Trial for the Management of Gout: The Use of a Modified Delphi PanelAcr Open Rheumatology.  3:341-348. 2021
2021 Social support and diabetes distress among adults with type 2 diabetes covered by Alabama MedicaidDiabetic Medicine.  38. 2021
2021 Insomnia severity and depressive symptoms in people living with HIV and chronic pain: associations with opioid useAIDS Care: psychological and socio-medical aspects of AIDS-HIV2021
2020 Trial design for ineffectiveness research: A mixed-methods surveyBMJ Evidence Based Medicine.  25:159-163. 2020
2020 Exploring Quality of Primary Care for Patients Who Experience Homelessness and the Clinicians Who Serve Them: What Are Their Aspirations?Qualitative Health Research.  30:865-879. 2020
2020 Prevalence of and Risk Factors Associated With Nonfatal Overdose Among Veterans Who Have Experienced HomelessnessJAMA Network Open.  3:e201190. 2020
2020 Surgeons' Views on Shared Decision-Making.Journal of Patient-Centered Research and Reviews.  7:8-18. 2020
2019 Medicaid Expansion and Hospitalization for Ambulatory Care-Sensitive Conditions among Nonelderly Adults with DiabetesJournal of Ambulatory Care Management.  42:312-320. 2019
2019 Perspectives on conversations about costs of cancer care of breast cancer survivors and cancer center staff: A qualitative studyAnnals of Internal Medicine.  170:S54-S61. 2019
2018 Role of patient- and surgery-specific risk in receipt of outpatient preoperative testingPerioperative Care and Operating Room Management.  10:18-26. 2018
2017 Can Appealing to Patient Altruism Reduce Overuse of Health Care Services? An Experimental SurveyJournal of General Internal Medicine.  32:732-738. 2017
2017 Effect of Prescription Drug Coupons on Statin Utilization and Expenditures: A Retrospective Cohort StudyPharmacotherapy.  37:12-24. 2017
2017 Surgeons' views on preoperative medical evaluation: a qualitative study.Perioperative Medicine.  6:16. 2017
2017 The Language of Stewardship: Is the “Low-Value” Label Overused?Mayo Clinic Proceedings.  92:11-14. 2017
2016 Navigating ethical tensions in high-value care educationJAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association.  316:2189-2190. 2016
2016 What is the rationale for preoperative medical evaluations? A closer look at surgical risk and common terminologyBritish Journal of Anaesthesia.  117:681-684. 2016
2016 In replyJAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association.  315:2734-2735. 2016
2016 Prevalence and cost of office visits prior to colonoscopy for colon cancer screeningJAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association.  315:514-515. 2016
2015 Cost Containment and Patient Well-BeingJournal of General Internal Medicine.  30:701-702. 2015
2015 Ethics in the use of extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation in adultsResuscitation.  91:73-75. 2015
2015 Impact of Out-of-Pocket Spending Caps on Financial Burden of those with Group Health InsuranceJournal of General Internal Medicine.  30:683-688. 2015
2015 Why is there no generic insulin? historical origins of a modern problemNew England Journal of Medicine.  372:1171-1175. 2015
2015 In replyJAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association.  313:728-729. 2015
2015 The Role of Professional Societies in Limiting Indication CreepJournal of General Internal Medicine.  30:249-252. 2015
2015 Comparing employer-sponsored and federal exchange plans: Wide variations in cost sharing for prescription drugsHealth Affairs.  34:467-476. 2015
2015 The health care 'iron triangle'Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine.  82:334. 2015
2014 Providing price displays for physicians which price is right?JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association.  312:1631-1632. 2014
2014 Physicians' dual agency, stewardship, and marginally beneficial careThe American Journal of Bioethics.  14:49-51. 2014
2014 Overcoming barriers to discussing out-of-pocket costs with patientsJAMA Internal Medicine.  174:849-850. 2014
2014 Physicians' Dual Agency, Stewardship, and Marginally Beneficial CareThe American Journal of Bioethics.  14:49-51. 2014
2012 Relationship Between Time of First Publication and Subsequent Publication Success Among Non-PhD Physician-Scientists.Journal of graduate medical education.  4:196-201. 2012
2011 Discordant thymectomy in identical twins concordant for myasthenia gravisAnnals of Internal Medicine.  155:478-479. 2011
2007 Advances in the subcritical, gas-cooled, fast transmutation reactor conceptNuclear Technology.  159:72-105. 2007

Education And Training

  • Duke University School of Medicine, Residency
  • Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Medicine, Duke University 2010
  • Master of Public Health in Health / Health Care Administration / Management, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 2009
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Nuclear Radiology Residency Program, Georgia Institute of Technology 2006
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  • Kevin Riggs
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