Kathleen Lang

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Affiliation: Boston Health Economics
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Rates and predictors of antipsychotic non-adherence and hospitalization in Medicaid and commercially-insured patients with schizophrenia
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, Waltham, MA, USA
    J Med Econ 16:997-1006. 2013
  2. pmc Factors associated with improved survival among older colorectal cancer patients in the US: a population-based analysis
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, Waltham, USA
    BMC Cancer 9:227. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Costs of first-line doublet chemotherapy and lifetime medical care in advanced non-small-cell lung cancer in the United States
    Kathleen Lang
    i3 Innovus, Medford, MA, USA
    Value Health 12:481-8. 2009
  4. pmc Trends in healthcare utilization among older Americans with colorectal cancer: a retrospective database analysis
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, Waltham, MA, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:227. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Trends in the treatment of acute myeloid leukaemia in the elderly
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, Waltham, Massachusetts 02451, USA
    Drugs Aging 22:943-55. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Lifetime and treatment-phase costs associated with colorectal cancer: evidence from SEER-Medicare data
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, Waltham, Massachusetts 02451, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 7:198-204. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Incidence and costs of treatment-related complications among patients with advanced squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, 20 Fox Road, Waltham, MA 02451, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 135:582-8. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Medication adherence and hospitalization among patients with schizophrenia treated with antipsychotics
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, Waltham, Massachusetts 02451, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:1239-47. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Predictors of medication nonadherence and hospitalization in Medicaid patients with bipolar I disorder given long-acting or oral antipsychotics
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, Waltham, MA, USA
    J Med Econ 14:217-26. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint The economic cost of squamous cell cancer of the head and neck: findings from linked SEER-Medicare data
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics Inc, Waltham, Mass, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:1269-75. 2004

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Rates and predictors of antipsychotic non-adherence and hospitalization in Medicaid and commercially-insured patients with schizophrenia
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, Waltham, MA, USA
    J Med Econ 16:997-1006. 2013
    ..To assess rates and predictors of antipsychotic non-adherence and hospitalizations among patients with schizophrenia in separate Medicaid and commercial populations...
  2. pmc Factors associated with improved survival among older colorectal cancer patients in the US: a population-based analysis
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, Waltham, USA
    BMC Cancer 9:227. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate the relative impact of changes in demographics, stage at detection, treatment mix, and medical technology on 5-year survival among older colorectal cancer (CRC) patients...
  3. doi request reprint Costs of first-line doublet chemotherapy and lifetime medical care in advanced non-small-cell lung cancer in the United States
    Kathleen Lang
    i3 Innovus, Medford, MA, USA
    Value Health 12:481-8. 2009
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  4. pmc Trends in healthcare utilization among older Americans with colorectal cancer: a retrospective database analysis
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, Waltham, MA, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:227. 2009
    ..This retrospective cohort study evaluated healthcare resource use among US Medicare beneficiaries diagnosed with CRC between 1992 and 2002...
  5. ncbi request reprint Trends in the treatment of acute myeloid leukaemia in the elderly
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, Waltham, Massachusetts 02451, USA
    Drugs Aging 22:943-55. 2005
    ..This study documents changes in treatment patterns and outcomes among elderly AML patients over the past decade...
  6. doi request reprint Lifetime and treatment-phase costs associated with colorectal cancer: evidence from SEER-Medicare data
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, Waltham, Massachusetts 02451, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 7:198-204. 2009
    ..This study provides detailed estimates of lifetime and phase-specific colorectal cancer (CRC) treatment costs...
  7. doi request reprint Incidence and costs of treatment-related complications among patients with advanced squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, 20 Fox Road, Waltham, MA 02451, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 135:582-8. 2009
    ..To evaluate the incidence and costs of complications due to radiotherapy alone vs platinum-based chemoradiotherapy among patients diagnosed as having advanced squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck (ASCCHN) from a payer perspective...
  8. doi request reprint Medication adherence and hospitalization among patients with schizophrenia treated with antipsychotics
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, Waltham, Massachusetts 02451, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:1239-47. 2010
    ..This analysis assessed rates of medication adherence and predictors of nonadherence and hospitalization among patients treated with long-acting injectable and oral antipsychotic therapies...
  9. doi request reprint Predictors of medication nonadherence and hospitalization in Medicaid patients with bipolar I disorder given long-acting or oral antipsychotics
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, Waltham, MA, USA
    J Med Econ 14:217-26. 2011
    ..To assess rates and predictors of medication nonadherence and hospitalization among patients with bipolar I disorder...
  10. ncbi request reprint The economic cost of squamous cell cancer of the head and neck: findings from linked SEER-Medicare data
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics Inc, Waltham, Mass, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:1269-75. 2004
    ..To evaluate the excess mortality, resource use, and costs associated with squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck (SCCHN) among elderly Medicare beneficiaries...
  11. doi request reprint National trends in advanced outpatient diagnostic imaging utilization: an analysis of the medical expenditure panel survey, 2000-2009
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, 20 Fox Road, Waltham, MA 02451, USA
    BMC Med Imaging 13:40. 2013
    ..Concerns have been raised regarding growth in advanced diagnostic imaging use. This study evaluated trends in national outpatient MRI/CT utilization rates during 2000-2009 and factors associated with utilization...
  12. doi request reprint The burden of illness associated with hepatocellular carcinoma in the United States
    Kathleen Lang
    i3 Innovus, 10 Cabot Road, Suite 304, Medford, MA, USA
    J Hepatol 50:89-99. 2009
    ..This study was undertaken to estimate the aggregate annual financial burden associated with HCC in the United States, including healthcare costs and the value of lost productivity...
  13. doi request reprint Development of an interactive model of the burden of future coronary heart disease from an employer perspective
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, Waltham, MA 02451, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 52:851-7. 2010
    ..To create a computer-based model for employers to better understand the burden of coronary heart disease (CHD) to their organizations...
  14. ncbi request reprint Treatment patterns, outcomes and costs among elderly patients with chronic myeloid leukaemia: a population-based analysis
    Joseph Menzin
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
    Drugs Aging 21:737-46. 2004
    ..To fill this void, our study uses population-based data to evaluate longer-term treatment patterns, outcomes and costs among elderly Medicare beneficiaries following their diagnosis of CML...
  15. ncbi request reprint The outcomes and costs of acute myeloid leukemia among the elderly
    Joseph Menzin
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, 20 Fox Rd, Waltham, MA 02451, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:1597-603. 2002
    ..The incidence of acute myeloid leukemia (AML) among the elderly can be expected to grow as the population continues to age. However, data on current treatment practices and costs for this form of cancer are sparse...
  16. doi request reprint Trends and predictors of first-line chemotherapy use among elderly patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer in the United States
    Kathleen Lang
    i3 Innovus, Medford, MA, USA
    Lung Cancer 63:264-70. 2009
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Synergism between obesity and poor oral health associated with diabetes in an elderly human population
    Julia W Albright
    International Relief and Development, Inc, Health Division, Arlington, VA, USA
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 44:318-31. 2013
    ..Subjects with DM and concurrent OW and POH had significantly elevated salivary levels of five analyses related to chronic inflammation. The association between POH and OW and the presence of DM needs further study...
  18. ncbi request reprint Outcomes in patients treated with gemtuzumab ozogamicin for relapsed acute myelogenous leukemia
    Kathleen Lang
    Boston Health Economics, Inc, 20 Fox Road, Waltham, MA 02451, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 59:941-8. 2002
    ..Gemtuzumab ozogamicin appeared to be associated with equivalent survival and fewer total days of hospitalization than conventional chemotherapy in adults with relapsed AML...