Joshua T Cohen

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A quantitative risk-benefit analysis of changes in population fish consumption
    Joshua T Cohen
    Harvard Center for Risk Analysis, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:325-34. 2005
  2. pmc Feasibility of distributing rapid diagnostic tests for malaria in the retail sector: evidence from an implementation study in Uganda
    Jessica Cohen
    Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e48296. 2012
  3. pmc Trends in availability and prices of subsidized ACT over the first year of the AMFm: evidence from remote regions of Tanzania
    Prashant Yadav
    Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Malar J 11:299. 2012
  4. pmc Do patients adhere to over-the-counter artemisinin combination therapy for malaria? evidence from an intervention study in Uganda
    Jessica L Cohen
    Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Malar J 11:83. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Fuels for urban transit buses: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Joshua T Cohen
    Harvard Center for Risk Analysis, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 37:1477-84. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint A quantitative analysis of prenatal methyl mercury exposure and cognitive development
    Joshua T Cohen
    Harvard Center for Risk Analysis, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:353-65. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint A quantitative analysis of prenatal intake of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and cognitive development
    Joshua T Cohen
    Harvard Center for Risk Analysis, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:366-74. 2005
  8. pmc Survey of United States child and adolescent psychiatrists' cardiac screening practices prior to starting patients on stimulants
    Laurel K Leslie
    the Institute of Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 22:375-84. 2012
  9. pmc Costs and benefits of targeted screening for causes of sudden cardiac death in children and adolescents
    Laurel K Leslie
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies at Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Circulation 125:2621-9. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint A quantitative analysis of fish consumption and stroke risk
    Colleen Bouzan
    Harvard Center for Risk Analysis, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:347-52. 2005

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint A quantitative risk-benefit analysis of changes in population fish consumption
    Joshua T Cohen
    Harvard Center for Risk Analysis, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:325-34. 2005
    ....
  2. pmc Feasibility of distributing rapid diagnostic tests for malaria in the retail sector: evidence from an implementation study in Uganda
    Jessica Cohen
    Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e48296. 2012
    ..Further, unsubsidized RDTs may be unaffordable to patients and unattractive to retailers. This paper reports results from an intervention study testing the feasibility of RDT distribution in Ugandan drug shops...
  3. pmc Trends in availability and prices of subsidized ACT over the first year of the AMFm: evidence from remote regions of Tanzania
    Prashant Yadav
    Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Malar J 11:299. 2012
    ..This study is the first to rigorously examine the availability and price of subsidized ACT during the first year of the AMFm, measured through retail audits in remote regions of Tanzania...
  4. pmc Do patients adhere to over-the-counter artemisinin combination therapy for malaria? evidence from an intervention study in Uganda
    Jessica L Cohen
    Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Malar J 11:83. 2012
    ..This study aimed to estimate adherence rates to subsidized, over-the-counter ACT in rural Uganda...
  5. ncbi request reprint Fuels for urban transit buses: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Joshua T Cohen
    Harvard Center for Risk Analysis, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 37:1477-84. 2003
    ..7 million to dollar 2.4 million for CNG). These estimates are subject to much uncertainty. We identify assumptions that contribute most to this uncertainty and propose potential research directions to refine our estimates...
  6. ncbi request reprint A quantitative analysis of prenatal methyl mercury exposure and cognitive development
    Joshua T Cohen
    Harvard Center for Risk Analysis, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:353-65. 2005
    ..7 points. This paper identifies important sources of uncertainty influencing this estimate, concluding that the plausible range of values for this loss is 0 to 1.5 IQ points...
  7. ncbi request reprint A quantitative analysis of prenatal intake of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and cognitive development
    Joshua T Cohen
    Harvard Center for Risk Analysis, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:366-74. 2005
    ..Also, for seven of the eight studies reviewed, effects are extrapolated from formula supplementation to maternal dietary intake...
  8. pmc Survey of United States child and adolescent psychiatrists' cardiac screening practices prior to starting patients on stimulants
    Laurel K Leslie
    the Institute of Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 22:375-84. 2012
    ..It is not known how psychiatrists have responded...
  9. pmc Costs and benefits of targeted screening for causes of sudden cardiac death in children and adolescents
    Laurel K Leslie
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies at Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Circulation 125:2621-9. 2012
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint A quantitative analysis of fish consumption and stroke risk
    Colleen Bouzan
    Harvard Center for Risk Analysis, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:347-52. 2005
    ..0% per serving per week)...
  11. ncbi request reprint A quantitative analysis of fish consumption and coronary heart disease mortality
    Ariane König
    Harvard Center for Risk Analysis, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:335-46. 2005
    ..9%. Small quantities of fish consumption were associated with risk reductions in nonfatal MI risk by 27%, but additional fish consumption conferred no incremental benefits...
  12. doi request reprint Willingness-to-pay for predictive tests with no immediate treatment implications: a survey of US residents
    Peter J Neumann
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Health Econ 21:238-51. 2012
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Does framing of cancer survival affect perceived value of care? A willingness-to-pay survey of US residents
    Pei Jung Lin
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 13:513-22. 2013
    ..Conclusion: How survival benefits are described may influence the value people place on cancer care. ..
  14. pmc Electrocardiogram screening for disorders that cause sudden cardiac death in asymptomatic children: a meta-analysis
    Angie Mae Rodday
    Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 129:e999-1010. 2012
    ..We estimated (1) phenotypic (ECG- or echocardiogram [ECHO]-based) prevalence of selected pediatric disorders associated with SCD, and (2) sensitivity, specificity, and predictive value of ECG, alone or with ECHO...
  15. doi request reprint A role for research: an observation on preventive services for women
    Natalia Olchanski
    Center for Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:S12-5. 2013
    ..The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA) added preventive services for women, recommended by the IOM, to healthcare coverage requirements beginning in August 2011...
  16. doi request reprint The adoption of cost-effectiveness acceptability curves in cost-utility analyses
    Lisa M Meckley
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Med Decis Making 30:314-9. 2010
    ..g., life-years or quality-adjusted life-years gained)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Low-value services in value-based insurance design
    Peter J Neumann
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Manag Care 16:280-6. 2010
    ..To identify potentially low-value services for inclusion in value-based insurance design (VBID) programs and to discuss challenges involved in incorporating such information...
  18. pmc Cardiac screening prior to stimulant treatment of ADHD: a survey of US-based pediatricians
    Laurel K Leslie
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatrics 129:222-30. 2012
    ..To determine pediatricians' attitudes, barriers, and practices regarding cardiac screening before initiating treatment with stimulants for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder...
  19. doi request reprint A systematic review of the evidence concerning the economic impact of employee-focused health promotion and wellness programs
    Debra Lerner
    Program on Health, Work and Productivity, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 55:209-22. 2013
    ..To assess the evidence regarding the economic impact of worker health promotion programs...
  20. doi request reprint Much cheaper, almost as good: decrementally cost-effective medical innovation
    Aaron L Nelson
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Intern Med 151:662-7. 2009
    ..001 to 0.021 quality-adjusted life-years (approximately 8 hours to 1 week). These findings demonstrate the rarity of decrementally cost-effective innovations in the medical literature...
  21. doi request reprint 30 years of pharmaceutical cost-utility analyses: growth, diversity and methodological improvement
    Peter J Neumann
    The Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pharmacoeconomics 27:861-72. 2009
    ..The results highlight that there are many opportunities for efficient healthcare investment, among pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical interventions, just as there are many investments that are inefficient...
  22. doi request reprint Potentially avoidable hospitalizations among Medicare beneficiaries with Alzheimer's disease and related disorders
    Pei Jung Lin
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 9:30-8. 2013
    ..Individuals with Alzheimer's disease and related disorders (ADRD) have more frequent hospitalizations than individuals without ADRD, and some of these admissions may be preventable with proactive outpatient care...
  23. ncbi request reprint Toward modernizing the systematic review pipeline in genetics: efficient updating via data mining
    Byron C Wallace
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Genet Med 14:663-9. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to demonstrate that modern data mining tools can be used as one step in reducing the labor necessary to produce and maintain systematic reviews...
  24. doi request reprint Imputing productivity gains from clinical trials
    Michael J Cangelosi
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:826-33. 2012
    ..To respond to employer and payer interest in the extent to which productivity gains offset therapy costs by identifying clinical trials that did not include such measures and using their clinical data to impute productivity impact...
  25. doi request reprint Decision analytic models for Alzheimer's disease: state of the art and future directions
    Joshua T Cohen
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 4:212-22. 2008
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Using decision analysis to better evaluate pediatric clinical guidelines
    Joshua T Cohen
    Tufts Medical Center, Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk CEVR, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:1467-75. 2008
    ..It is particularly useful for pediatric research, where randomized controlled trials are often unavailable and infeasible. Policymakers should incorporate decision analysis into comparative effectiveness research and clinical guidelines...
  27. ncbi request reprint Does preventive care save money? Health economics and the presidential candidates
    Joshua T Cohen
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:661-3. 2008
  28. doi request reprint A clinical and economic evaluation of enteral nutrition
    Michael J Cangelosi
    Center for Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 27:413-22. 2011
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint What's more dangerous, your aspirin or your car? Thinking rationally about drug risks (and benefits)
    Joshua T Cohen
    Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:636-46. 2007
    ..We discuss the need for the Food and Drug Administration to compare risks and benefits quantitatively, consistently, and explicitly...
  30. ncbi request reprint Dialysis facility ownership and epoetin dosing in hemodialysis patients: a medical economic perspective
    Joshua T Cohen
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 50:362-5. 2007
  31. ncbi request reprint A comprehensive evaluation of the potential health risks associated with occupational and environmental exposure to styrene
    Joshua T Cohen
    Harvard Center for Risk Analysis, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 5:1-265. 2002
  32. ncbi request reprint Health trade-offs from policies to alter fish consumption
    Steven M Teutsch
    Merck and Co, Inc, West Point, Pennsylvania 19486 0004, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:324. 2005