Seppo T. Rinne, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Medicine


Other Positions

  • Bedford VA - Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Hosp


  • Indiana University School of Medicine, MD
  • Purdue University, PhD
  • Purdue University, BS


  • Published on 2/27/2018

    Kim D, Lee KM, Freiman MR, Powell WR, Klings ES, Rinne S, Miller D, Rose AJ, Wiener RS. Phosphodiesterase-5-inhibitor Therapy for Pulmonary Hypertension in the US: Actual vs Recommended Use. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2018 Feb 27. PMID: 29485908.

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  • Published on 11/22/2017

    Rinne ST, Rinne TJ, Olsen K, Wiener RS, Balcezak TJ, Dardani W, Elwy R. Hospital Administrators' Perspectives on Physician Engagement: A Qualitative Study. J Hosp Med. 2018 03 01; 13(3):179-181. PMID: 29186211.

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  • Published on 9/1/2017

    Walkey AJ, Barnato AE, Rinne ST, Cooke CR, Shieh MS, Pekow PS, Lindenauer PK. Hospital Variation in Do-Not-Resuscitate Orders and End-of-Life Healthcare Use in the United States. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017 Sep; 14(9):1485-1489. PMID: 28796532.

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  • Published on 8/1/2017

    Rinne ST, Graves MC, Bastian LA, Lindenauer PK, Wong ES, Hebert PL, Liu CF. Association between length of stay and readmission for COPD. Am J Manag Care. 2017 Aug 01; 23(8):e253-e258. PMID: 29087152.

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  • Published on 7/1/2017

    Rinne ST, Castaneda J, Lindenauer PK, Cleary PD, Paz HL, Gomez JL. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Readmissions and Other Measures of Hospital Quality. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2017 Jul 01; 196(1):47-55. PMID: 28145726.

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  • Published on 7/1/2017

    Rinne ST, Elwy AR, Bastian LA, Wong ES, Wiener RS, Liu CF. Impact of Multisystem Health Care on Readmission and Follow-up Among Veterans Hospitalized for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Med Care. 2017 Jul; 55 Suppl 7 Suppl 1:S20-S25. PMID: 28288076.

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  • Published on 6/15/2017

    Rinne ST, Elwy AR, Liu CF, Wiener RS, Thayer L, Gerity A, Bastian LA. Implementation of guideline-based therapy for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: Differences between men and women veterans. Chron Respir Dis. 2017 Nov; 14(4):385-391. PMID: 28618875.

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  • Published on 5/1/2017

    Rinne ST, Hebert PL, Wong ES, Au DH, Bastian LA, Nembhard IM, Neely EL, Sulc CA, Liu CF. Organizational Practices Affecting Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Readmissions. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2017 05 01; 195(9):1269-1272. PMID: 28459333.

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  • Published on 7/18/2016

    Wong ES, Rinne ST, Hebert PL, Cook MA, Liu CF. Hospital Distance and Readmissions Among VA-Medicare Dual-Enrolled Veterans. J Rural Health. 2016 Sep; 32(4):377-386. PMID: 27424850.

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  • Published on 6/3/2016

    Hebert PL, Howell EA, Wong ES, Hernandez SE, Rinne ST, Sulc CA, Neely EL, Liu CF. Methods for Measuring Racial Differences in Hospitals Outcomes Attributable to Disparities in Use of High-Quality Hospital Care. Health Serv Res. 2017 Apr; 52(2):826-848. PMID: 27256878.

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