Research Publications - 2019
- – OUP Academic
Cost impact of sobering centers on national health care spending in the United States
Abstract. Acute alcohol intoxication is responsible for a sizable share of emergency department visits. Intoxicated individuals without other medical needs may...
- – Sage Journals
Workforce Cost Model for Expanding Congenital and Rheumatic Heart Disease Services in Kenya
Cardiovascular disease is the number one global killer, with over three quarters of these deaths arising from the populations of low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). Addressing the burden of cardiovascular disease in LMICs must include medical and surgical services for these patients.
- – Annals of Family Medicine
Contributions of Health Care to Longevity: A Review of 4 Estimation Methods
PURPOSE Health care expenditures and biomedical research funding are often justified by the belief that modern health care powerfully improves life expectancy in wealthy countries. We examined 4 different methods of estimating the effect of health care on health outcomes.