Min Hua Jen

Summary

Affiliation: Imperial College
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Assessment of administrative data for evaluating the shifting acquisition of Clostridium difficile infection in England
    M H Jen
    Dr Foster Unit at Imperial College, Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Imperial College, London, UK
    J Hosp Infect 80:229-37. 2012
  2. doi request reprint The performance of automated case-mix adjustment regression model building methods in a health outcome prediction setting
    Min Hua Jen
    Dr Foster Unit at Imperial College, Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Imperial College London, London, W6 8RP, UK
    Health Care Manag Sci 14:267-78. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Increased health burden associated with Clostridium difficile diarrhoea in patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    M H Jen
    Dr Foster Unit at Imperial College, Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Imperial College Healthcare Trust, London, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 33:1322-31. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Trustful societies, trustful individuals, and health: An analysis of self-rated health and social trust using the World Value Survey
    Min Hua Jen
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Imperial College London, London EC1A 9LA, UK
    Health Place 16:1022-9. 2010
  5. pmc Early in-hospital mortality following trainee doctors' first day at work
    Min Hua Jen
    Dr Foster Unit at Imperial College, Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 4:e7103. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Global variations in health: evaluating Wilkinson's income inequality hypothesis using the World Values Survey
    Min Hua Jen
    Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 68:643-53. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Descriptive study of selected healthcare-associated infections using national Hospital Episode Statistics data 1996-2006 and comparison with mandatory reporting systems
    M H Jen
    Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College London, London, UK
    J Hosp Infect 70:321-7. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Compositional and contextual approaches to the study of health behaviour and outcomes: using multi-level modelling to evaluate Wilkinson's income inequality hypothesis
    Min Hua Jen
    Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College London, London W6 8RP, UK
    Health Place 15:198-203. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Admission rates and in-hospital mortality for hip fractures in England 1998 to 2009: time trends study
    Tai Yin Wu
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Imperial College London, Charing Cross Campus, London W6 8RP, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 33:284-91. 2011
  10. pmc Ten-year trends in hospital admissions for adverse drug reactions in England 1999-2009
    Tai Yin Wu
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Imperial College London Charing Cross Campus, London W6 8RP, UK
    J R Soc Med 103:239-50. 2010

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Assessment of administrative data for evaluating the shifting acquisition of Clostridium difficile infection in England
    M H Jen
    Dr Foster Unit at Imperial College, Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Imperial College, London, UK
    J Hosp Infect 80:229-37. 2012
    ..Little is known about the acquisition of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) and whether it represents hospital- or community-acquired infection...
  2. doi request reprint The performance of automated case-mix adjustment regression model building methods in a health outcome prediction setting
    Min Hua Jen
    Dr Foster Unit at Imperial College, Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Imperial College London, London, W6 8RP, UK
    Health Care Manag Sci 14:267-78. 2011
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  3. doi request reprint Increased health burden associated with Clostridium difficile diarrhoea in patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    M H Jen
    Dr Foster Unit at Imperial College, Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Imperial College Healthcare Trust, London, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 33:1322-31. 2011
    ..Identifying the clinical burden among hospitalised patients admitted with inflammatory bowel disease is an essential first step towards identifying and treating severe C. difficile infection in such individuals...
  4. ncbi request reprint Trustful societies, trustful individuals, and health: An analysis of self-rated health and social trust using the World Value Survey
    Min Hua Jen
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Imperial College London, London EC1A 9LA, UK
    Health Place 16:1022-9. 2010
    ..Our results support and extend the Wilkinson hypothesis that the level of trust, an indicator of social cohesion, is predictive of individuals' health...
  5. pmc Early in-hospital mortality following trainee doctors' first day at work
    Min Hua Jen
    Dr Foster Unit at Imperial College, Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 4:e7103. 2009
    ..We investigate whether in-hospital mortality is higher in the week following the first Wednesday in August than in the previous week...
  6. doi request reprint Global variations in health: evaluating Wilkinson's income inequality hypothesis using the World Values Survey
    Min Hua Jen
    Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 68:643-53. 2009
    ..Substantial differences between countries remain even after taking account of micro- and macro-variables; in particular the former communist countries report high levels of poor health...
  7. doi request reprint Descriptive study of selected healthcare-associated infections using national Hospital Episode Statistics data 1996-2006 and comparison with mandatory reporting systems
    M H Jen
    Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College London, London, UK
    J Hosp Infect 70:321-7. 2008
    ..If better coding could be encouraged or made mandatory within HES data, then the current dual system of recording might be unnecessary for effective surveillance of orthopaedic SSIs...
  8. doi request reprint Compositional and contextual approaches to the study of health behaviour and outcomes: using multi-level modelling to evaluate Wilkinson's income inequality hypothesis
    Min Hua Jen
    Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College London, London W6 8RP, UK
    Health Place 15:198-203. 2009
    ..Multi-level modelling is proposed and applied to two data sets. The results sustain Gravelle's case, emphasising the role of compositional rather than contextual variables in accounting for inter-country variations in health status...
  9. doi request reprint Admission rates and in-hospital mortality for hip fractures in England 1998 to 2009: time trends study
    Tai Yin Wu
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Imperial College London, Charing Cross Campus, London W6 8RP, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 33:284-91. 2011
    ..Fractures of the proximal femur are an important public health concern. The incidence of hip fractures is an index of osteoporosis burden. There have been no recent studies examining national trends in hip fractures in England...
  10. pmc Ten-year trends in hospital admissions for adverse drug reactions in England 1999-2009
    Tai Yin Wu
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Imperial College London Charing Cross Campus, London W6 8RP, UK
    J R Soc Med 103:239-50. 2010
    ..Adverse drug reactions (ADR) are an important cause of morbidity and mortality. We analysed trends in hospital admissions associated with ADRs in English hospitals between 1999 and 2008...
  11. doi request reprint Logistic versus hierarchical modeling: an analysis of a statewide inpatient sample
    Roxana Alexandrescu
    Dr Foster Unit at Imperial College, Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Imperial College London, London, UK
    J Am Coll Surg 213:392-401. 2011
    ..Hierarchical models allow examination of the effect of data clustering on outcomes...