A S Adams

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The case for a medicare drug coverage benefit: a critical review of the empirical evidence
    A S Adams
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, 126 Brookline Ave, Suite 200, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 22:49-61. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Use of antihypertensive drugs by Medicare enrollees: does type of drug coverage matter?
    A S Adams
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 20:276-86. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Supplemental insurance and use of effective cardiovascular drugs among elderly medicare beneficiaries with coronary heart disease
    A D Federman
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 286:1732-9. 2001

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Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint The case for a medicare drug coverage benefit: a critical review of the empirical evidence
    A S Adams
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, 126 Brookline Ave, Suite 200, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 22:49-61. 2001
    ..Longitudinal evidence from elderly and disabled persons in Medicaid indicates that restricting coverage has serious adverse health outcomes for sick and low-income beneficiaries that actually lead to increased health care costs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Use of antihypertensive drugs by Medicare enrollees: does type of drug coverage matter?
    A S Adams
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 20:276-86. 2001
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  3. ncbi request reprint Supplemental insurance and use of effective cardiovascular drugs among elderly medicare beneficiaries with coronary heart disease
    A D Federman
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 286:1732-9. 2001
    ..001). CONCLUSION: Elderly Medicare beneficiaries with CHD who lack drug coverage have disproportionately large drug expenditures and lower use rates of statins, a class of relatively expensive drugs that improve survival...