Objective To estimate the relationship between physicians’ acceptance of new Medicaid patients and access to health care.
Author Archives: Health Services Research
Objective To determine if regions with high Medicare expenditures in a given setting remain high cost over time.
Objectives Previous patient-level acute myocardial infarction (AMI) research has found higher hospital spending to be associated with improved survival; however, survivor-treatment selection bias traditionally has been overlooked.
Objective To examine disability trends among U.S.
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Objective To investigate the roles of physical activity (exercise) and sociodemographic factors in depressive symptoms among men and women in the United States.
Objectives To assess the impact of ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) on rates of hospital-based outpatient procedures and adverse events.
Objectives Characterize longitudinal changes in the use of medical care in adult survivors of childhood cancer.
Objective The objective of this study is to examine how nursing homes changed their use of antipsychotic and other psychoactive medications in response to Nursing Home Compare’s initiation of publicly reporting antipsychotic use in July 2012.
Objective To investigate whether better management of chronic conditions by family practices reduces mortality risk.
Objective Control outcomes and exposures can improve internal validity of nonrandomized studies by assessing residual bias in effect estimates.
Objective To profile state agency efforts to promote implementation of three evidence-based practices (EBPs): screening and brief intervention (SBIRT), psychosocial interventions, and medication-assisted treatment (MAT).
Objectives To fill an empirical gap in the literature by examining changes in quality of care measures occurring when multispecialty clinic systems were acquired by hospital-owned, vertically integrated health care delivery systems in the Twin Cities area.
Objective To identify and describe racial/ethnic disparities in overall diabetes management.