Michael Ganz

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The relationship between external threats and smoking in central Harlem
    M L Ganz
    Harlem Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Joseph L Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 90:367-71. 2000
  2. pmc Patterns of eye care use and expenditures among children with diagnosed eye conditions
    Michael Ganz
    Abt Associates Inc, Lexington, MA 02421, USA
    J AAPOS 11:480-7. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The lifetime distribution of the incremental societal costs of autism
    Michael L Ganz
    Abt Associates Inc, Lexington, MA 02421, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:343-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of children's diagnosed eye and vision conditions
    Michael L Ganz
    Abt Associates Inc, Lexington, Massachusetts, USA
    Ophthalmology 113:2298-306. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Mental health care services for children with special health care needs and their family members: prevalence and correlates of unmet needs
    Michael L Ganz
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 117:2138-48. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Family health effects: complements or substitutes
    M L Ganz
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Econ 10:699-714. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint The economic evaluation of obesity interventions: its time has come
    Michael L Ganz
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Kresge 615, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Obes Res 11:1275-7. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Social determinants of state variation in special education participation among preschoolers with developmental delays and disabilities
    Beth M McManus
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Place 17:681-90. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Modeling the social determinants of caregiver burden among families of children with developmental disabilities
    Beth M McManus
    Harvard University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Intellect Dev Disabil 116:246-60. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint The financial implications of availability and quality of a usual source of care for children with special health care needs
    Chia Ling Liu
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Kresge Building 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Matern Child Health J 12:243-59. 2008

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. pmc The relationship between external threats and smoking in central Harlem
    M L Ganz
    Harlem Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Joseph L Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 90:367-71. 2000
    ..This study assessed the relationship between external risks, such as personal and neighborhood danger, and smoking by using a new theoretical framework based on competing mortality risk models...
  2. pmc Patterns of eye care use and expenditures among children with diagnosed eye conditions
    Michael Ganz
    Abt Associates Inc, Lexington, MA 02421, USA
    J AAPOS 11:480-7. 2007
    ..This report describes the use and expenditure patterns of eye care and non-eye care services for children under 18 years old in the United States...
  3. ncbi request reprint The lifetime distribution of the incremental societal costs of autism
    Michael L Ganz
    Abt Associates Inc, Lexington, MA 02421, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:343-9. 2007
    ..To describe the age-specific and lifetime incremental societal costs of autism in the United States...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of children's diagnosed eye and vision conditions
    Michael L Ganz
    Abt Associates Inc, Lexington, Massachusetts, USA
    Ophthalmology 113:2298-306. 2006
    ..The purpose of this report is to describe the prevalence of diagnosed eye and vision conditions among children younger than 18 years in the United States...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mental health care services for children with special health care needs and their family members: prevalence and correlates of unmet needs
    Michael L Ganz
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 117:2138-48. 2006
    ..To estimate the prevalence and correlates of unmet needs for mental health care services for children with special health care needs and their families...
  6. ncbi request reprint Family health effects: complements or substitutes
    M L Ganz
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Econ 10:699-714. 2001
    ..These results have implications for the growing field of genetic testing and test development. These results also reinforce current practices of ascertaining family health histories in the context of medical history taking...
  7. ncbi request reprint The economic evaluation of obesity interventions: its time has come
    Michael L Ganz
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Kresge 615, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Obes Res 11:1275-7. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Social determinants of state variation in special education participation among preschoolers with developmental delays and disabilities
    Beth M McManus
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Place 17:681-90. 2011
    ..Place variation in preschool special education participation stems, in part, from child characteristics, but to a larger extent, from state socio-economic attributes...
  9. doi request reprint Modeling the social determinants of caregiver burden among families of children with developmental disabilities
    Beth M McManus
    Harvard University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Intellect Dev Disabil 116:246-60. 2011
    ..428, SE (β)  =  0.036). Parents of poor, minority, and uninsured children experienced significantly greater caregiver burden. Bolstering services, particularly for vulnerable families, may ameliorate caregiver burden...
  10. ncbi request reprint The financial implications of availability and quality of a usual source of care for children with special health care needs
    Chia Ling Liu
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Kresge Building 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Matern Child Health J 12:243-59. 2008
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  11. ncbi request reprint The Pediatric Alliance for Coordinated Care: evaluation of a medical home model
    Judith S Palfrey
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1507-16. 2004
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  12. ncbi request reprint The doctor's dilemma: challenges for the primary care physician caring for the child with special health care needs
    Emily J Davidson
    Children s Hospital, Department of Medicine, Division of General Pediatrics, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 2:218-23. 2002
    ..To identify barriers to providing quality primary care to children with special health care needs (CSHCN)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Intimate partner violence and patient screening across medical specialties
    Laura A McCloskey
    Harvard University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:712-22. 2005
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  14. doi request reprint The effect of state early intervention eligibility policy on participation among a cohort of young CSHCN
    Beth McManus
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 124:S368-74. 2009
    ..This purpose of this study was to describe differences in early intervention (EI) participation according to state among a cohort of young children with parent-reported developmental delays and disabilities...
  15. pmc Medicare payments, healthcare service use, and telemedicine implementation costs in a randomized trial comparing telemedicine case management with usual care in medically underserved participants with diabetes mellitus (IDEATel)
    Walter Palmas
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:196-202. 2010
    ..Lower implementation costs will need to be achieved using lower cost technology in order for telemedicine case management to be more widely used...
  16. pmc Intimate partner violence exposure and change in women's physical symptoms over time
    Megan R Gerber
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:64-9. 2008
    ..To examine the change in women's self-reported physical symptoms over 2 time points in relation to intimate partner violence (IPV) exposure...
  17. ncbi request reprint Community preferences for health states associated with intimate partner violence
    Eve Wittenberg
    Massachusetts General Hospital Institute for Technology Assessment and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Med Care 44:738-44. 2006
    ..One in 4 women is affected by intimate partner violence in her lifetime. This article reports on a cross-sectional survey to estimate community preferences for health states resulting from intimate partner violence...
  18. ncbi request reprint Continuity of health insurance coverage for children with special health care needs
    Chia Ling Liu
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Matern Child Health J 9:363-75. 2005
    ..To assess the continuity of health insurance coverage and its associated factors for children with special health care needs (CSHCN)...
  19. pmc Abused women disclose partner interference with health care: an unrecognized form of battering
    Laura A McCloskey
    Merrill Palmer Skillman Institute, Wayne State University, 71 East Ferry Street, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1067-72. 2007
    ..There are no systematic investigations of the prevalence of or circumstances surrounding partner interference with health care and intimate partner violence (IPV)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Adverse health behaviors and the detection of partner violence by clinicians
    Megan R Gerber
    Cambridge Health Alliance, Cambridge, Mass, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1016-21. 2005
    ..By estimating the predicted probability of 12-month and lifetime IPV for a given patient based on whether she presents with these conditions, our study gives clinicians information that can help them identify patients at risk for IPV...

Research Grants1

  1. Trends in Use of Eye Care Services for Children
    Michael Ganz; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We will use data from the 1996 through the 2000 Medical Expenditure Panel Surveys (MEPS), supplemented with information from the 1995 though the 1999 National Health Interview Surveys (NHIS), to pursue these goals. ..