Mingshan Lu

Summary

Affiliation: University of Calgary
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Direct economic burden of hepatitis B virus related diseases: evidence from Shandong, China
    Jingjing Lu
    Shandong Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Jinan, Shandong, 250014, China
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:37. 2013
  2. pmc Growing old before growing rich: inequality in health service utilization among the mid-aged and elderly in Gansu and Zhejiang Provinces, China
    Yang Wang
    Center for Health Management and Policy, Shandong University, Shandong, China
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:302. 2012
  3. pmc A systematic review of interventions to increase breast and cervical cancer screening uptake among Asian women
    Mingshan Lu
    Departments of Economics and Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:413. 2012
  4. pmc Male and female adult population health status in China: a cross-sectional national survey
    Jing Shi
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Basic Medical Science, Hebei Medical University, Shijiazhuang, PR China
    BMC Public Health 8:277. 2008
  5. pmc Child health insurance coverage: a survey among temporary and permanent residents in Shanghai
    Mingshan Lu
    Department of Economics, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:238. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Consistency in performance evaluation reports and medical records
    Mingshan Lu
    Department of Economics, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive, NW, Calgary, AB, Canada, T2N 1N4
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 5:141-52. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk selection and matching in performance-based contracting
    Mingshan Lu
    Department of Economics, University of Calgary, AB, Canada
    Health Econ 12:339-54. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Financial incentives and gaming in alcohol treatment
    Mingshan Lu
    Department of Economics, University of Calgary
    Inquiry 43:34-53. 2006
  9. pmc Association of child and adolescent psychiatric disorders with somatic or biomedical diagnoses: do population-based utilization study results support the adverse childhood experiences study?
    T C R Wilkes
    Foothills Hospital, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Perm J 16:23-6. 2012
  10. pmc Comparing public and private hospitals in China: evidence from Guangdong
    Karen Eggleston
    Department of Economics, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:76. 2010

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Publications13

  1. pmc Direct economic burden of hepatitis B virus related diseases: evidence from Shandong, China
    Jingjing Lu
    Shandong Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Jinan, Shandong, 250014, China
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:37. 2013
    ..In order to provide evidence to address the economic disease burden of HBV, we conducted a survey to investigate the direct economic burden of acute and chronic hepatitis B, cirrhosis and liver cancer caused by HBV-related disease...
  2. pmc Growing old before growing rich: inequality in health service utilization among the mid-aged and elderly in Gansu and Zhejiang Provinces, China
    Yang Wang
    Center for Health Management and Policy, Shandong University, Shandong, China
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:302. 2012
    ..We investigate inequality in service utilization among the mid-aged and elderly, with a special attention of health insurance...
  3. pmc A systematic review of interventions to increase breast and cervical cancer screening uptake among Asian women
    Mingshan Lu
    Departments of Economics and Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:413. 2012
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  4. pmc Male and female adult population health status in China: a cross-sectional national survey
    Jing Shi
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Basic Medical Science, Hebei Medical University, Shijiazhuang, PR China
    BMC Public Health 8:277. 2008
    ..With rapid economic growth and globalization, lifestyle in China has been changing dramatically. This study aimed to describe the male and female adult Chinese population health status...
  5. pmc Child health insurance coverage: a survey among temporary and permanent residents in Shanghai
    Mingshan Lu
    Department of Economics, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:238. 2008
    ..We conducted a survey in Shanghai to describe children's health insurance coverage according to their migration status...
  6. ncbi request reprint Consistency in performance evaluation reports and medical records
    Mingshan Lu
    Department of Economics, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive, NW, Calgary, AB, Canada, T2N 1N4
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 5:141-52. 2002
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  7. ncbi request reprint Risk selection and matching in performance-based contracting
    Mingshan Lu
    Department of Economics, University of Calgary, AB, Canada
    Health Econ 12:339-54. 2003
    ..Using data from the state of Maine, we show that PBC leads to more referrals and better match between illness severity and treatment intensity. Moreover, we find that PBC has a positive but insignificant effect on dumping...
  8. ncbi request reprint Financial incentives and gaming in alcohol treatment
    Mingshan Lu
    Department of Economics, University of Calgary
    Inquiry 43:34-53. 2006
    ..We found that the introduction of PBC increased gaming. The data supported the hypotheses that clinicians overstated patient severity at the beginning of treatment episodes, and understated severity at the end...
  9. pmc Association of child and adolescent psychiatric disorders with somatic or biomedical diagnoses: do population-based utilization study results support the adverse childhood experiences study?
    T C R Wilkes
    Foothills Hospital, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Perm J 16:23-6. 2012
    ..Few population-based studies have examined the relationship between psychiatric and somatic or biomedical disorders...
  10. pmc Comparing public and private hospitals in China: evidence from Guangdong
    Karen Eggleston
    Department of Economics, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:76. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare the operations and performance of public and private hospitals in Guangdong Province, China, focusing on differences in patient case-mix and quality of care...
  11. pmc Assessing record linkage between health care and Vital Statistics databases using deterministic methods
    Bing Li
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, T2N 4N1, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:48. 2006
    ..We assessed the linkage and correct linkage rate using deterministic record linkage among three commonly used Canadian databases, namely, the population registry, hospital discharge data and Vital Statistics registry...
  12. ncbi request reprint Association of mental health with health care use and cost: a population study
    David Cawthorpe
    Child and Adolescent Mental Health and Addictions Program, Alberta Health Services, Calgary Zone, Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Psychiatry 56:490-4. 2011
    ..To compare the health costs of groups with and without psychiatric diagnoses (PDs) using 9 years of physician billing data...
  13. ncbi request reprint Rural and urban disparity in health services utilization in China
    Meina Liu
    Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Harbin Medical University, Harbin, China
    Med Care 45:767-74. 2007
    ..To describe patterns in physician and hospital utilization among rural and urban populations in China and to determine factors associated with any differences...