Nguyen Xuan Thanh

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An economic evaluation of the parent-child assistance program for preventing fetal alcohol spectrum disorder in alberta, Canada
    Nguyen Xuan Thanh
    Institute of Health Economics, 1200, 10405 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, AB, T5J 3N4, Canada
    Adm Policy Ment Health 42:10-8. 2015
  2. pmc How does burnout affect physician productivity? A systematic literature review
    Carolyn S Dewa
    Centre for Research on Employment and Workplace Health, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 33 Russell Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2S1, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:325. 2014
  3. pmc An estimate of the cost of burnout on early retirement and reduction in clinical hours of practicing physicians in Canada
    Carolyn S Dewa
    Centre for Research on Employment and Workplace Health, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 33 Russell Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2S1, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:254. 2014
  4. pmc Asthma-related productivity losses in Alberta, Canada
    Nguyen X Thanh
    Institute of Health Economics, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Asthma Allergy 2:43-8. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Potential impacts of the Alberta fetal alcohol spectrum disorder service networks on secondary disabilities: a cost-benefit analysis
    Nguyen Xuan Thanh
    Institute of Health Economics, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Popul Ther Clin Pharmacol 20:e193-200. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Costs of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder in Alberta, Canada
    N X Thanh
    Institute of Health Economics, Edmonton, Alberta
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 16:e80-90. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Benefits of pharmaceutical innovation: the case of simvastatin in Canada
    Nguyen Xuan Thanh
    Institute of Health Economics, Canada
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 28:390-7. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Drinking alcohol during pregnancy: evidence from Canadian Community Health Survey 2007/2008
    N X Thanh
    Institute of Health Economics, Edmonton, Alberta
    J Popul Ther Clin Pharmacol 17:e302-7. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint An assessment of the implementation of the Health Care Funds for the Poor policy in rural Vietnam
    Nguyen Xuan Thanh
    Institute of Health Economics, 1200, 10405 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, T5J 3N4
    Health Policy 98:58-64. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Routine preoperative electrocardiogram and chest x-ray prior to elective surgery in Alberta, Canada
    Nguyen Xuan Thanh
    Institute of Health Economics, 1200, 10405 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, AB, T5J 3N4, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 57:127-33. 2010

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint An economic evaluation of the parent-child assistance program for preventing fetal alcohol spectrum disorder in alberta, Canada
    Nguyen Xuan Thanh
    Institute of Health Economics, 1200, 10405 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, AB, T5J 3N4, Canada
    Adm Policy Ment Health 42:10-8. 2015
    ..The results indicate that the P-CAP is cost-effective and support placing a high priority not only on reducing alcohol use during pregnancy, but also on providing effective contraceptive measures when a program is launched. ..
  2. pmc How does burnout affect physician productivity? A systematic literature review
    Carolyn S Dewa
    Centre for Research on Employment and Workplace Health, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 33 Russell Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2S1, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:325. 2014
    ..This systematic literature review is one of the first to explore the evidence for the types of physician productivity outcomes associated with physician burnout. It answers the question, "How does burnout affect physician productivity?"..
  3. pmc An estimate of the cost of burnout on early retirement and reduction in clinical hours of practicing physicians in Canada
    Carolyn S Dewa
    Centre for Research on Employment and Workplace Health, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 33 Russell Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2S1, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:254. 2014
    ..The objective of this study is to estimate the cost of burnout on early retirement and reduction in clinical hours of practicing physicians in Canada...
  4. pmc Asthma-related productivity losses in Alberta, Canada
    Nguyen X Thanh
    Institute of Health Economics, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Asthma Allergy 2:43-8. 2009
    ..To estimate the number and cost of asthma-related productivity loss days due to absenteeism and presenteeism (at work but not fully functioning) in Alberta in 2005...
  5. ncbi request reprint Potential impacts of the Alberta fetal alcohol spectrum disorder service networks on secondary disabilities: a cost-benefit analysis
    Nguyen Xuan Thanh
    Institute of Health Economics, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Popul Ther Clin Pharmacol 20:e193-200. 2013
    ..To estimate the break-even effectiveness of the Alberta Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Service Networks in reducing occurrences of secondary disabilities associated with FASD...
  6. ncbi request reprint Costs of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder in Alberta, Canada
    N X Thanh
    Institute of Health Economics, Edmonton, Alberta
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 16:e80-90. 2009
    ..Although many programs targeting fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) are implemented, the province of Alberta is still lacking information on costs of FASD...
  7. ncbi request reprint Benefits of pharmaceutical innovation: the case of simvastatin in Canada
    Nguyen Xuan Thanh
    Institute of Health Economics, Canada
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 28:390-7. 2012
    ..We estimate the societal monetary benefits of simvastatin in Canada and its distribution among different beneficiaries overtime...
  8. ncbi request reprint Drinking alcohol during pregnancy: evidence from Canadian Community Health Survey 2007/2008
    N X Thanh
    Institute of Health Economics, Edmonton, Alberta
    J Popul Ther Clin Pharmacol 17:e302-7. 2010
    ..Epidemiological data on drinking among pregnant women, including prevalence and determinants/risk factors, is essential for designing and evaluating prevention programs...
  9. ncbi request reprint An assessment of the implementation of the Health Care Funds for the Poor policy in rural Vietnam
    Nguyen Xuan Thanh
    Institute of Health Economics, 1200, 10405 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, T5J 3N4
    Health Policy 98:58-64. 2010
    ..However, further efforts are needed to help them access higher levels of public health care. Pharmacists should be better regulated and incorporated with primary health care to improve efficiency of the system...
  10. ncbi request reprint Routine preoperative electrocardiogram and chest x-ray prior to elective surgery in Alberta, Canada
    Nguyen Xuan Thanh
    Institute of Health Economics, 1200, 10405 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, AB, T5J 3N4, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 57:127-33. 2010
    ..A study was undertaken to evaluate the utilization rates of routine preoperative electrocardiogram (ECG) and chest x-ray (CXR) by sex, age, and most frequent surgery type, and to estimate the total cost of these screening tests...
  11. pmc The impact of economic growth on health care utilization: a longitudinal study in rural Vietnam
    Nguyen Thi Minh Thoa
    Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Int J Equity Health 12:19. 2013
    ..While inequities in health between high- and low-income groups have been well investigated, this study aims to investigate how the health care utilization changes when the economic condition is changing at a household level...
  12. pmc Has Vietnam Health care funds for the poor policy favored the elderly poor?
    Nguyen Xuan Thanh
    Institute of Health Economics, 1200 10405 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, Alberta, T5J 3N4, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:333. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate the impacts of this policy on elderly households...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of remission definition on healthcare cost savings estimates for patients with rheumatoid arthritis treated with biologic therapies
    Cheryl Barnabe
    From the Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary Institute of Health Economics, Edmonton School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton and Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada C Barnabe, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Department of Medicine and Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary N X Thanh, MD, PhD, MPH, Institute of Health Economics and School of Public Health, University of Alberta A Ohinmaa, PhD, Institute of Health Economics and School of Public Health, University of Alberta J Homik, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta S G Barr, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Department of Medicine, and Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary L Martin, MB, CHB, FRCPC, Department of Medicine, Mount Carmel East Hospital
    J Rheumatol 41:1600-6. 2014
    ..3, Clinical Disease Activity Index (CDAI) ≤ 2.8, and Disease Activity Score-28 (DAS28) ≤ 2.6] are applied...
  14. ncbi request reprint Real-life Treatment Paradigms Show Infliximab Is Cost-effective for Management of Ulcerative Colitis
    Victoria Ung
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 12:1871-1878.e8. 2014
    ..We evaluate the real-life cost-effectiveness of infliximab for treatment of ulcerative colitis where infliximab was readily available compared with not available, causing patients to remain in unwell states...
  15. ncbi request reprint Healthcare service utilisation costs are reduced when rheumatoid arthritis patients achieve sustained remission
    Cheryl Barnabe
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:1664-8. 2013
    ..Determine healthcare service utilisation costs among patients using biological therapies for rheumatoid arthritis (RA), considering the magnitude and duration of patient response achieved...