Ba Pham

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Early economic evaluation of emerging health technologies: protocol of a systematic review
    Ba Pham
    Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment Collaborative, University of Toronto, Leslie Dan Pharmacy Building, 6th Floor, Room 651, 144 College Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3M2, Canada
    Syst Rev 3:81. 2014
  2. pmc Cost-effectiveness of compression technologies for evidence-informed leg ulcer care: results from the Canadian Bandaging Trial
    Ba Pham
    Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment Collaborative, Department of Health Policy Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Leslie Dan Pharmacy Building, 6th Floor, Room 651, 144 College Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 3 M2, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:346. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Early prevention of pressure ulcers among elderly patients admitted through emergency departments: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Ba Pham
    Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment Collaborative, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 58:468-78.e3. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Preventing pressure ulcers in long-term care: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Ba Pham
    TorontoHealth Economics and Technology Assessment Collaborative, Department of Health Policy Management andEvaluation, University of Toronto, 144 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Intern Med 171:1839-47. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Language of publication restrictions in systematic reviews gave different results depending on whether the intervention was conventional or complementary
    Ba Pham
    Biomedical Data Sciences, GlaxoSmithKline, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:769-76. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analyses of hepatitis A vaccine: a systematic review to explore the effect of methodological quality on the economic attractiveness of vaccination strategies
    Andrea M Anonychuk
    Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pharmacoeconomics 26:17-32. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Support surfaces for intraoperative prevention of pressure ulcers in patients undergoing surgery: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Ba Pham
    Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment Collaborative, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Surgery 150:122-32. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Use of a catalytic model to estimate hepatitis A incidence in a low-endemicity country: implications for modeling immunization policies
    Ba Pham
    Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment Collaborative, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Med Decis Making 32:167-75. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of the 21-gene assay for guiding adjuvant chemotherapy decisions in early breast cancer
    Mike Paulden
    Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment THETA Collaborative, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Value Health 16:729-39. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Non-Cochrane vs. Cochrane reviews were twice as likely to have positive conclusion statements: cross-sectional study
    Andrea C Tricco
    Chalmers Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:380-386.e1. 2009

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Early economic evaluation of emerging health technologies: protocol of a systematic review
    Ba Pham
    Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment Collaborative, University of Toronto, Leslie Dan Pharmacy Building, 6th Floor, Room 651, 144 College Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3M2, Canada
    Syst Rev 3:81. 2014
    ..We propose a systematic review of early economic evaluation studies in order to better understand the current practice...
  2. pmc Cost-effectiveness of compression technologies for evidence-informed leg ulcer care: results from the Canadian Bandaging Trial
    Ba Pham
    Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment Collaborative, Department of Health Policy Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Leslie Dan Pharmacy Building, 6th Floor, Room 651, 144 College Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 3 M2, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:346. 2012
    ..We evaluated an evidence-informed leg ulcer care protocol with two frequently used high compression systems: 'four-layer bandage' (4LB) and 'short-stretch bandage' (SSB)...
  3. doi request reprint Early prevention of pressure ulcers among elderly patients admitted through emergency departments: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Ba Pham
    Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment Collaborative, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 58:468-78.e3. 2011
    ..We evaluated the cost-effectiveness of pressure-redistribution foam mattresses on ED stretchers and beds for early prevention of pressure ulcers in elderly admitted ED patients...
  4. doi request reprint Preventing pressure ulcers in long-term care: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Ba Pham
    TorontoHealth Economics and Technology Assessment Collaborative, Department of Health Policy Management andEvaluation, University of Toronto, 144 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Intern Med 171:1839-47. 2011
    ..Pressure ulcers are common in many care settings, with adverse health outcomes and high treatment costs. We evaluated the cost-effectiveness of evidence-based strategies to improve current prevention practice in long-term care facilities...
  5. ncbi request reprint Language of publication restrictions in systematic reviews gave different results depending on whether the intervention was conventional or complementary
    Ba Pham
    Biomedical Data Sciences, GlaxoSmithKline, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:769-76. 2005
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analyses of hepatitis A vaccine: a systematic review to explore the effect of methodological quality on the economic attractiveness of vaccination strategies
    Andrea M Anonychuk
    Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pharmacoeconomics 26:17-32. 2008
    ..Methodological quality varied across studies. Major methodological flaws included inappropriate model type, comparator, incidence estimate and inclusion/exclusion of costs...
  7. doi request reprint Support surfaces for intraoperative prevention of pressure ulcers in patients undergoing surgery: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Ba Pham
    Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment Collaborative, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Surgery 150:122-32. 2011
    ..Little is known about the cost effectiveness of using these overlays in a prevention program for surgical patients...
  8. doi request reprint Use of a catalytic model to estimate hepatitis A incidence in a low-endemicity country: implications for modeling immunization policies
    Ba Pham
    Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment Collaborative, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Med Decis Making 32:167-75. 2012
    ..This study estimates the true incidence of hepatitis A virus (HAV) infection in Canada using a catalytic model...
  9. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of the 21-gene assay for guiding adjuvant chemotherapy decisions in early breast cancer
    Mike Paulden
    Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment THETA Collaborative, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Value Health 16:729-39. 2013
    ..Adjuvant! Online is a freely available decision aid. We evaluate the cost-effectiveness of using the 21-gene assay in conjunction with Adjuvant! Online, and of providing adjuvant chemotherapy conditional upon risk classification...
  10. ncbi request reprint Non-Cochrane vs. Cochrane reviews were twice as likely to have positive conclusion statements: cross-sectional study
    Andrea C Tricco
    Chalmers Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:380-386.e1. 2009
    ..To determine which factors predict favorable results and positive conclusions in systematic reviews (SRs) and to assess the level of agreement between SR results and conclusions...
  11. pmc Canadian oncogenic human papillomavirus cervical infection prevalence: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Andrea C Tricco
    Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, 38 Shuter Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5B 1T8, Canada
    BMC Infect Dis 11:235. 2011
    ..Oncogenic human papillomavirus (HPV) infection prevalence is required to determine optimal vaccination strategies. We systematically reviewed the prevalence of oncogenic cervical HPV infection among Canadian females prior to immunization...
  12. doi request reprint An international survey indicated that unpublished systematic reviews exist
    Andrea C Tricco
    Chalmers Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:617-623.e5. 2009
    ..To determine the frequency of unpublished systematic reviews (SRs) and explore factors contributing to their occurrence...
  13. ncbi request reprint Systematic reviews involving complementary and alternative medicine interventions had higher quality of reporting than conventional medicine reviews
    Margaret L Lawson
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:777-84. 2005
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Paroxetine versus placebo and other agents for depressive disorders: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Martin A Katzman
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:1845-59. 2007
    ..To compare paroxetine with placebo and other antidepressants across multiple efficacy and tolerability outcomes...
  15. pmc A review of interventions triggered by hepatitis A infected food-handlers in Canada
    Andrea C Tricco
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics, GlaxoSmithKline Canada, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:157. 2006
    ..We undertook a systematic review of such incidents to evaluate the extent of viral transmission through food contamination and the scope of post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) interventions...
  16. doi request reprint Manitoba and Saskatchewan administrative health care utilization databases are used differently to answer epidemiologic research questions
    Andrea C Tricco
    Chalmers Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:192-197. 2008
    ..To evaluate the use of two Canadian provincial databases by a systematic review of published studies that used them as a primary data source to answer epidemiologic and health services research questions...
  17. ncbi request reprint Tenofovir and entecavir are the most effective antiviral agents for chronic hepatitis B: a systematic review and Bayesian meta-analyses
    Gloria Woo
    Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment Collaborative, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Gastroenterology 139:1218-29. 2010
    ..We evaluated the relative efficacies of the first 12 months of CHB treatments...