Claudia Sanmartin

Summary

Affiliation: Statistics Canada
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Changes in unmet health care needs
    Claudia Sanmartin
    Social and Economic Studies Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 13:15-21. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Using population data to measure outcomes of care: the case of hip and knee replacements
    Claudia Sanmartin
    Health Analysis Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 21:23-30. 2010
  3. pmc Experiencing difficulties accessing first-contact health services in Canada: Canadians without regular doctors and recent immigrants have difficulties accessing first-contact healthcare services. Reports of difficulties in accessing care vary by age, sex
    Claudia Sanmartin
    Health Analysis and Measurement Group, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, ON
    Healthc Policy 1:103-19. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Diabetes-prevalence and care practices
    Claudia Sanmartin
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada
    Health Rep 19:59-63. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Appropriateness of healthcare interventions: concepts and scoping of the published literature
    Claudia Sanmartin
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 24:342-9. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparing health and health care use in Canada and the United States
    Claudia Sanmartin
    Health Analysis and Measurement Group HAMG, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:1133-42. 2006
  7. pmc Labour market income inequality and mortality in North American metropolitan areas
    C Sanmartin
    Health Analysis and Measurement Group, Statistics Canada, RH Coats Building, 24th Floor Section R, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0T6
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:792-7. 2003
  8. pmc Association between chronic conditions and perceived unmet health care needs
    Paul E Ronksley
    Department of Community Health Sciences at the University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Open Med 6:e48-58. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Self-reported financial barriers to care among patients with cardiovascular-related chronic conditions
    David J T Campbell
    University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta
    Health Rep 25:3-12. 2014
  10. doi request reprint The importance of patient expectations as a determinant of satisfaction with waiting times for hip and knee replacement surgery
    Barbara L Conner-Spady
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, T2N 4Z6, Canada
    Health Policy 101:245-52. 2011

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Changes in unmet health care needs
    Claudia Sanmartin
    Social and Economic Studies Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 13:15-21. 2002
    ..This article examines recent trends in self-reported unmet health care needs among the household population aged 12 or older, and explores various explanations for the increase observed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Using population data to measure outcomes of care: the case of hip and knee replacements
    Claudia Sanmartin
    Health Analysis Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 21:23-30. 2010
    ..Some patients, however, do not appear to benefit from joint replacement. This study investigates health outcomes of patients who underwent hip or knee replacement surgery...
  3. pmc Experiencing difficulties accessing first-contact health services in Canada: Canadians without regular doctors and recent immigrants have difficulties accessing first-contact healthcare services. Reports of difficulties in accessing care vary by age, sex
    Claudia Sanmartin
    Health Analysis and Measurement Group, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, ON
    Healthc Policy 1:103-19. 2006
    ..The relatively low level of reporting of difficulties by older and less educated Canadians may be related, in part, to more modest expectations about the healthcare system...
  4. ncbi request reprint Diabetes-prevalence and care practices
    Claudia Sanmartin
    Health Information and Research Division, Statistics Canada
    Health Rep 19:59-63. 2008
    ..Half the diabetic population reported that they or a family member had checked their glucose level every day...
  5. doi request reprint Appropriateness of healthcare interventions: concepts and scoping of the published literature
    Claudia Sanmartin
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 24:342-9. 2008
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparing health and health care use in Canada and the United States
    Claudia Sanmartin
    Health Analysis and Measurement Group HAMG, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:1133-42. 2006
    ..Despite higher U.S. levels of spending on health care, residents in the two countries have similar health status and access to care, although there are higher levels of inequality in the United States...
  7. pmc Labour market income inequality and mortality in North American metropolitan areas
    C Sanmartin
    Health Analysis and Measurement Group, Statistics Canada, RH Coats Building, 24th Floor Section R, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0T6
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:792-7. 2003
    ..To investigate relations between labour market income inequality and mortality in North American metropolitan areas...
  8. pmc Association between chronic conditions and perceived unmet health care needs
    Paul E Ronksley
    Department of Community Health Sciences at the University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Open Med 6:e48-58. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was therefore to determine the association between chronic conditions and perceived unmet health care needs...
  9. ncbi request reprint Self-reported financial barriers to care among patients with cardiovascular-related chronic conditions
    David J T Campbell
    University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta
    Health Rep 25:3-12. 2014
    ..Failure to meet these targets may be due to a variety of barriers. This article examines self-reported financial barriers to health care among people with cardiovascular-related chronic conditions...
  10. doi request reprint The importance of patient expectations as a determinant of satisfaction with waiting times for hip and knee replacement surgery
    Barbara L Conner-Spady
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, T2N 4Z6, Canada
    Health Policy 101:245-52. 2011
    ..Our objectives were: (1) to test the disconfirmation model as it applies to patient satisfaction with waiting time (WT) and (2) to build an explanatory model of the determinants of satisfaction with WT for hip and knee replacement...
  11. doi request reprint 'There are too many of us to fix.' Patients' views of acceptable waiting times for hip and knee replacement
    Barbara Conner-Spady
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 14:212-8. 2009
    ..To assess patients' views of maximum acceptable waiting times (MAWT) for hip and knee replacement, associated factors and the accuracy of self-reported waiting times...
  12. ncbi request reprint Perceived barriers to primary care among western Canadians with chronic conditions
    Paul E Ronksley
    Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario
    Health Rep 25:3-10. 2014
    ..This analysis explores barriers to the receipt of health care from a primary care physician for management of chronic conditions...
  13. pmc Patterns of engagement with the health care system and risk of subsequent hospitalization amongst patients with diabetes
    Paul E Ronksley
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:399. 2013
    ..We sought to determine the association between patterns of health care engagement and risk of subsequent hospitalization within one year of discharge for patients with diabetes...
  14. pmc Willingness of patients to change surgeons for a shorter waiting time for joint arthroplasty
    Barbara Conner-Spady
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta
    CMAJ 179:327-32. 2008
    ..To improve access to care, many jurisdictions have proposed waiting-time benchmarks and guarantees. We assessed the willingness of patients to consider changing their surgeon to one with a shorter waiting time for arthroplasty...
  15. ncbi request reprint Waiting time for medical specialist consultations in Canada, 2007
    Gisèle Carrière
    Health Analysis Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 21:7-14. 2010
    ..However, relatively little is known about the factors associated with how long patients wait for an initial specialist consultation...
  16. pmc Patient and surgeon views on maximum acceptable waiting times for joint replacement
    Barbara L Conner-Spady
    Research Assistant Professor, Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
    Healthc Policy 3:102-16. 2007
    ....
  17. pmc The association of income with health behavior change and disease monitoring among patients with chronic disease
    David J T Campbell
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    PLoS ONE 9:e94007. 2014
    ..We sought to determine the association between household income and receipt of health behavior change advice, adherence to advice, receipt of recommended monitoring tests, and self-reported reasons for non-adherence/non-receipt...
  18. pmc Association between perceived unmet health care needs and risk of adverse health outcomes among patients with chronic medical conditions
    Paul E Ronksley
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Open Med 7:e21-30. 2013
    ..Adults with chronic medical conditions are more likely to report unmet health care needs. Whether unmet health care needs are associated with an increased risk of adverse health outcomes is unclear...
  19. ncbi request reprint Rates of cancer incidence across terciles of the foreign-born population in Canada from 2001-2006
    Gisèle M Carrière
    Health Analysis Division, Statistics Canada
    Can J Public Health 104:e443-9. 2013
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Priority-setting tools for rheumatology disease referrals: a review of the literature
    Carolyn De Coster
    Health Outcomes, Calgary Health Region, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Rheumatol 27:1411-6. 2008
    ..These trends have led to increased pressure on scarce rheumatological human resources. A tool to prioritize referrals is a critical component of improving access and the referral process...
  21. ncbi request reprint A bird can't fly on one wing: patient views on waiting for hip and knee replacement surgery
    Barbara L Conner-Spady
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, and Western Canada Waiting List Project, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Health Expect 10:108-16. 2007
    ..To obtain patients' perspectives on acceptable waiting times for hip or knee replacement surgery...
  22. ncbi request reprint Trends in out-of-pocket health care expenditures in Canada, by household income, 1997 to 2009
    Claudia Sanmartin
    Health Analysis Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario K1A0T6
    Health Rep 25:13-7. 2014
    ..This study investigates trends in out-of-pocket expenditures for health care services and products by household income quintile from 1997 to 2009...
  23. ncbi request reprint Prescription medication use by Canadians aged 6 to 79
    Michelle Rotermann
    Health Analysis Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario K1A0T6
    Health Rep 25:3-9. 2014
    ..Among children and young adults aged 6 to 24, the leading prescription medications were for attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (males), depression, and hormonal contraception (females). ..
  24. pmc Determinants of unacceptable waiting times for specialized services in Canada
    Claudia Sanmartin
    Health Analysis and Measurement Group, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, ON
    Healthc Policy 2:e140-54. 2007
    ..We conducted the first national-level analysis of wait time acceptability in Canada to identify the determinants of unacceptable waits for specialized healthcare services, including selected demographic and socio-economic variables...
  25. pmc Middle of the health care pack: Canada's performance in the 2007 Commonwealth Fund international survey
    Neil J MacKinnon
    College of Pharmacy and Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, 5968 College St, Halifax, NS B3H 3J5
    Can Fam Physician 54:965-6, 970-1. 2008
  26. ncbi request reprint A systematic literature review of the evidence on benchmarks for cataract surgery waiting time
    Barbara Conner-Spady
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Alta
    Can J Ophthalmol 42:543-51. 2007
    ..The study purpose was to synthesize the evidence regarding the relations among patient characteristics, WT, and health outcomes for patients on waiting lists for cataract surgery...