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School of Public Health

Jeffrey G. Jarvik

Professor, Health Services
Professor, Radiology (primary appt.)
Professor, Neurosurgery
Adjunct Professor, Orthopedics
Adjunct Professor, Pharmacy

Education

MPH   University of Washington, 1995
MD   University of California (San Diego), 1987
BA   University of California (San Diego), 1981

Contact Info

email:   jarvikj@uw.edu

address:
325 Ninth Ave
Seattle, WA 98104-2499

campus box:   359728
voice:   206-744-3561
fax:   206-744-8560

Technology assessment; diagnostic testing



Makris UE, Edwards TC, Lavallee DC, Bauer Z, Comstock BA, Jarvik JG, Patrick DL, Lotfi M, Friedly JL. Patient Priority Weighting of the Roland Morris Disability Questionnaire Does Not Change Results of the Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injections for Spinal Stenosis Trial. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2017 Jan 1;42(1):42-48. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000001647.  PMID: 27105466    PMCID: PMC5071103
   


Rundell SD, Goode AP, Suri P, Heagerty PJ, Comstock BA, Friedly JL, Gold LS, Bauer Z, Avins AL, Nedeljkovic SS, Nerenz DR, Kessler L, Jarvik JG. Effect of Comorbid Knee and Hip Osteoarthritis on Longitudinal Clinical and Health Care Use Outcomes in Older Adults With New Visits for Back Pain. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2017 Jan;98(1):43-50. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2016.06.022.  PMID: 27519927
  


Suri P, Boyko EJ, Smith NL, Jarvik JG, Williams FM, Jarvik GP, Goldberg J. Modifiable risk factors for chronic back pain: insights using the co-twin control design. Spine J. 2017 Jan;17(1):4-14. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2016.07.533.  PMID: 27794503
  


Lee CI, Bensink ME, Berry K, Musa Z, Bodnar C, Dann R, Jarvik JG, Lehman CD, Ramsey SD. Performance Goals for an Adjunct Diagnostic Test to Reduce Unnecessary Biopsies After Screening Mammography: Analysis of Costs, Benefits, and Consequences. J Am Coll Radiol. 2016 Nov;13(11S):R81-R88. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2016.09.032.  PMID: 27814820
  


Karvelas DA, Rundell SD, Friedly JL, Gellhorn AC, Gold LS, Comstock BA, Heagerty PJ, Bresnahan BW, Nerenz DR, Jarvik JG. Subsequent health-care utilization associated with early physical therapy for new episodes of low back pain in older adults. Spine J. 2016 Oct 17. pii: S1529-9430(16)31013-0. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2016.10.007. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 27765707