Objective To identify and describe racial/ethnic disparities in overall diabetes management.
Author Archives: Health Services Research
Objective To demonstrate how a researcher can investigate the appropriateness of a published comorbidity summary measure for use with a given sample.
Objective To evaluate the effects of specification choices on the accuracy of estimates in difference-in-differences (DID) models.
Objective To examine factors associated with guideline-concordant adjuvant therapy among breast cancer patients in a rural region of the United States and to present an advancement in quality-of-care assessment in the context of multiple treatments.
Objective To identify factors associated with patients’ overall rating of inpatient hospital care.
Objectives To assess whether the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) dependent coverage health insurance mandate had a spillover impact on young adult dental insurance coverage and whether any observed effects varied by household income.
Objective To measure the impact of Medicaid reforms, in particular increases in Medicaid dental fees in Connecticut, Maryland, and Texas, on access to dental care among Medicaid-eligible children.
Objective To illustrate methodological considerations when assessing the relationship between patient care experiences and mortality.
Objective To examine perceptions of medical doctor behavior in mental health (MH) utilization disparities.
Objective To explore the relationship between commercial health care prices and Medicare spending/utilization across U.S.
Objective To estimate average incremental health care expenditures associated with chronic pain by health care service category, expanding on prior research that focused on specific pain conditions instead of general pain, excluded low levels of pain, or did not incorporate pain duration.
Objectives To provide updated estimates of narrow- and broad-spectrum antibiotic use among U.S.
Objective To develop and validate a survey instrument designed to measure team dynamics in primary care.