Susan T Stewart

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of symptoms and impairments on overall health in US national health data
    Susan T Stewart
    Program for Health Systems Improvement, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Care 46:954-62. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Forecasting the effects of obesity and smoking on U.S. life expectancy
    Susan T Stewart
    Harvard University Interfaculty Program for Health Systems Improvement, Boston, MA, USA
    N Engl J Med 361:2252-60. 2009
  3. pmc US trends in quality-adjusted life expectancy from 1987 to 2008: combining national surveys to more broadly track the health of the nation
    Susan T Stewart
    Susan T Stewart is with the National Bureau of Economic Research NBER, Cambridge, MA she also performed this research in previous positions with the Harvard University Interfaculty Program for Health Systems Improvement PHSI, and the Harvard Initiative for Global Health, Cambridge David M Cutler is with the Department of Economics, Harvard University, Harvard PHSI, and the NBER Allison B Rosen is with the Department of Quantitative Health Sciences and Meyer s Primary Care Institute, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, and the NBER
    Am J Public Health 103:e78-87. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint The value of medical interventions for lung cancer in the elderly: results from SEER-CMHSF
    Rebecca M Woodward
    Harvard Interfaculty Program for Health Systems Improvement, Department of Economics, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02145, USA
    Cancer 110:2511-8. 2007
  5. pmc Active surveillance compared with initial treatment for men with low-risk prostate cancer: a decision analysis
    Julia H Hayes
    Lank Center for Genitourinary Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 304:2373-80. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Utilities for prostate cancer health states in men aged 60 and older
    Susan T Stewart
    Harvard Interfaculty Program for Health Systems Improvement and the National Bureau of Economic Research, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Care 43:347-55. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Do out-of-pocket health expenditures rise with age among older Americans?
    Susan T Stewart
    Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, Andrus Gerontology Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Gerontologist 44:48-57. 2004

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of symptoms and impairments on overall health in US national health data
    Susan T Stewart
    Program for Health Systems Improvement, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Care 46:954-62. 2008
    ..To assess the effects on overall self-rated health of the broad range of symptoms and impairments that are routinely asked about in national surveys...
  2. doi request reprint Forecasting the effects of obesity and smoking on U.S. life expectancy
    Susan T Stewart
    Harvard University Interfaculty Program for Health Systems Improvement, Boston, MA, USA
    N Engl J Med 361:2252-60. 2009
    ..Having a better understanding of the joint effects of these trends on longevity and quality of life will facilitate more efficient targeting of health care resources...
  3. pmc US trends in quality-adjusted life expectancy from 1987 to 2008: combining national surveys to more broadly track the health of the nation
    Susan T Stewart
    Susan T Stewart is with the National Bureau of Economic Research NBER, Cambridge, MA she also performed this research in previous positions with the Harvard University Interfaculty Program for Health Systems Improvement PHSI, and the Harvard Initiative for Global Health, Cambridge David M Cutler is with the Department of Economics, Harvard University, Harvard PHSI, and the NBER Allison B Rosen is with the Department of Quantitative Health Sciences and Meyer s Primary Care Institute, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, and the NBER
    Am J Public Health 103:e78-87. 2013
    ..We used data from multiple national health surveys to systematically track the health of the US adult population...
  4. ncbi request reprint The value of medical interventions for lung cancer in the elderly: results from SEER-CMHSF
    Rebecca M Woodward
    Harvard Interfaculty Program for Health Systems Improvement, Department of Economics, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02145, USA
    Cancer 110:2511-8. 2007
    ..However, the value of spending on the treatment of lung cancer has not been conclusively demonstrated. The authors evaluated the value of medical care between 1983 and 1997 for nonsmall cell lung cancer in the elderly US population...
  5. pmc Active surveillance compared with initial treatment for men with low-risk prostate cancer: a decision analysis
    Julia H Hayes
    Lank Center for Genitourinary Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 304:2373-80. 2010
    ..Treatment of these cancers is associated with substantial morbidity. Active surveillance is an alternative to initial treatment, but long-term outcomes and effect on quality of life have not been well characterized...
  6. ncbi request reprint Utilities for prostate cancer health states in men aged 60 and older
    Susan T Stewart
    Harvard Interfaculty Program for Health Systems Improvement and the National Bureau of Economic Research, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Care 43:347-55. 2005
    ..We sought to measure utilities for prostate cancer health states in older men...
  7. ncbi request reprint Do out-of-pocket health expenditures rise with age among older Americans?
    Susan T Stewart
    Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, Andrus Gerontology Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Gerontologist 44:48-57. 2004
    ..Relationships are examined between age and out-of-pocket costs for different health goods and services among the older population...