P G Barnett
- A meta-analysis comparing buprenorphine to methadone for treatment of opiate dependenceP G Barnett
Cooperative Studies Program and Health Economics Resource Center, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, US Department of Veterans Affairs, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
Addiction 96:683-90. 2001..The unique pharmacological properties of buprenorphine may make it a useful maintenance therapy for opiate addiction. This meta-analysis considers the effectiveness of buprenorphine relative to methadone...
- The cost-effectiveness of buprenorphine maintenance therapy for opiate addiction in the United StatesP G Barnett
Health Economics Resource Center, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Menlo Park, CA, USA and the Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
Addiction 96:1267-78. 2001..To determine the cost-effectiveness of buprenorphine maintenance therapy for opiate addiction in the United States, particularly its effect on the HIV epidemic...
- The cost-effectiveness of methadone maintenance as a health care interventionP G Barnett
US Department of Veterans Affairs, Center for Health Care Evaluation, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
Addiction 94:479-88. 1999..The cost-effectiveness of methadone maintenance was evaluated to demonstrate the feasibility of applying this method to substance abuse treatment...
- The cost of VA-sponsored researchP G Barnett
Center for Health Care Evaluation, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
Acad Med 71:1074-8. 1996..VA research is particularly vulnerable because medical care appropriations constitute a large, though unknown, source of support. This study measures the medical care component and the total of VA research funds...
- Use of the Decision Support System for VA cost-effectiveness researchP G Barnett
Health Services Research and Development Field Program and the Center for Cooperative Studies, US Department of Veterans Affairs, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
Med Care 37:AS63-70. 1999..The Department of Veterans Affairs is adopting the Decision Support System (DSS), computer software and databases which include a cost-accounting system which determines the cost of health care products and patient encounters...