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Performance reports on quality--prototypes, problems, and prospects.
Epstein A. Epstein A. N Engl J Med. 1995 Jul 6;333(1):57-61. doi: 10.1056/NEJM199507063330114. N Engl J Med. 1995. PMID: 7777000 No abstract available.
Deaths and injuries caused by land mines in Mozambique.
Ascherio A, Biellik R, Epstein A, Snetro G, Gloyd S, Ayotte B, Epstein PR. Ascherio A, et al. Lancet. 1995 Sep 16;346(8977):721-4. doi: 10.1016/s0140-6736(95)91501-x. Lancet. 1995. PMID: 7658871
In March, 1994, a medical team assembled by Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) conducted household surveys in the province of Manica and in the sub-district of Metuchira, province of Sofala. ...
In March, 1994, a medical team assembled by Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) conducted household surveys in the province of Manica a …
Health-related quality of life in persons with acquired immune deficiency syndrome.
Cleary PD, Fowler FJ Jr, Weissman J, Massagli MP, Wilson I, Seage GR 3rd, Gatsonis C, Epstein A. Cleary PD, et al. Med Care. 1993 Jul;31(7):569-80. doi: 10.1097/00005650-199307000-00001. Med Care. 1993. PMID: 8326772
This study presents a new set of scales for assessing the symptoms and functioning of persons infected with HIV and reports data on their reliability and validity collected in face-to-face interviews with 189 patients receiving primary care. ...When assessing the health-re …
This study presents a new set of scales for assessing the symptoms and functioning of persons infected with HIV and reports data on t …
Physicians' perspectives on caring for patients in the United States, Canada, and West Germany.
Blendon RJ, Donelan K, Leitman R, Epstein A, Cantor JC, Cohen AB, Morrison I, Moloney T, Koeck C, Levitt SW. Blendon RJ, et al. N Engl J Med. 1993 Apr 8;328(14):1011-6. doi: 10.1056/NEJM199304083281407. N Engl J Med. 1993. PMID: 8450854
BACKGROUND: The United States is considering enacting a national health plan and global health care budget similar to those in other countries. ...Seventy-seven percent of West Germany physicians, 56 percent of Canadian physicians, and 54 percent of U.S. physicians said th …
BACKGROUND: The United States is considering enacting a national health plan and global health care budget similar to those in other …
The evolution of quality management in state Medicaid agencies: a national survey of states with comprehensive managed care programs.
Landon BE, Huskamp HA, Tobias C, Epstein AM. Landon BE, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Improv. 2002 Feb;28(2):72-82. doi: 10.1016/s1070-3241(02)28007-4. Jt Comm J Qual Improv. 2002. PMID: 11838298
In 1999 a follow-up telephone survey was conducted with representatives from 45 states to describe the current state of and changes in quality management activities by state Medicaid agencies for Medicaid beneficiaries enrolled in managed care. RESULTS: The 45 states repre …
In 1999 a follow-up telephone survey was conducted with representatives from 45 states to describe the current state of and changes i …
Promotion of prescription drugs to consumers.
Rosenthal MB, Berndt ER, Donohue JM, Frank RG, Epstein AM. Rosenthal MB, et al. N Engl J Med. 2002 Feb 14;346(7):498-505. doi: 10.1056/NEJMsa012075. N Engl J Med. 2002. PMID: 11844852
Despite this increase, such advertising accounts for only 15 percent of the money spent on drug promotion and is highly concentrated on a subgroup of products. Within a therapeutic class, there is marked variation in the intensity of direct-to-consumer advertising, …
Despite this increase, such advertising accounts for only 15 percent of the money spent on drug promotion and is highly concentrated on a
Racial disparities in the quality of care for enrollees in medicare managed care.
Schneider EC, Zaslavsky AM, Epstein AM. Schneider EC, et al. JAMA. 2002 Mar 13;287(10):1288-94. doi: 10.1001/jama.287.10.1288. JAMA. 2002. PMID: 11886320
PARTICIPANTS: A total of 305 574 (7.7%) beneficiaries who were enrolled in Medicare managed care health plans had data for at least 1 of the 4 HEDIS measures and were aged 65 years or older. ...
PARTICIPANTS: A total of 305 574 (7.7%) beneficiaries who were enrolled in Medicare managed care health plans had data for at least 1 …
National Committee on Quality Assurance health-plan accreditation: predictors, correlates of performance, and market impact.
Dean Beaulieu N, Epstein AM. Dean Beaulieu N, et al. Med Care. 2002 Apr;40(4):325-37. doi: 10.1097/00005650-200204000-00008. Med Care. 2002. PMID: 12021688
CONTEXT: Accreditation of health care organizations has traditionally been considered a building block of quality assurance. ...CONCLUSION: NCQA accreditation is positively associated with some measures of quality but does not assure a minimal level of performance. …
CONTEXT: Accreditation of health care organizations has traditionally been considered a building block of quality assurance. ...CONCL …
Race and gender disparities in rates of cardiac revascularization: do they reflect appropriate use of procedures or problems in quality of care?
Epstein AM, Weissman JS, Schneider EC, Gatsonis C, Leape LL, Piana RN. Epstein AM, et al. Med Care. 2003 Nov;41(11):1240-55. doi: 10.1097/01.MLR.0000093423.38746.8C. Med Care. 2003. PMID: 14583687
METHOD: We selected a random sample stratified by gender, race, and income of 5026 Medicare beneficiaries aged 65 to 75 who underwent inpatient coronary angiography during 1991 to 1992 in 1 of 5 states. We compared the frequency of 2 problems in quality by race and gender: …
METHOD: We selected a random sample stratified by gender, race, and income of 5026 Medicare beneficiaries aged 65 to 75 who underwent …
The effect of incentive-based formularies on prescription-drug utilization and spending.
Huskamp HA, Deverka PA, Epstein AM, Epstein RS, McGuigan KA, Frank RG. Huskamp HA, et al. N Engl J Med. 2003 Dec 4;349(23):2224-32. doi: 10.1056/NEJMsa030954. N Engl J Med. 2003. PMID: 14657430
One plan simultaneously switched from a one-tier to a three-tier formulary and increased all enrollee copayments for medications. The second switched from a two-tier to a three-tier formulary, changing only the copayments for tier-3 drugs. We examined …
One plan simultaneously switched from a one-tier to a three-tier formulary and increased all enrollee copayments for medicatio …
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