Kathleen E Wirth

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The economic costs and benefits of dog guides for the blind
    Kathleen E Wirth
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 15:92-8. 2008
  2. pmc How does sex trafficking increase the risk of HIV Infection? An observational study from Southern India
    Kathleen E Wirth
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:232-41. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Adjustment for missing data in complex surveys using doubly robust estimation: application to commercial sexual contact among Indian men
    Kathleen E Wirth
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Epidemiology 21:863-71. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of hospital vaccination programs in North Carolina
    Amanda A Honeycutt
    RTI UNC Center of Excellence in Health Promotion Economics, RTI International, 2951 Flowers Road South, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Vaccine 25:1484-96. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint The economic burden of major adult visual disorders in the United States
    David B Rein
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:1754-60. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of routine childhood vaccination for hepatitis A in the United States
    David B Rein
    RTI International, 2951 Flowers Rd, Suite 119, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e12-21. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The economics of routine childhood hepatitis A immunization in the United States: the impact of herd immunity
    Gregory L Armstrong
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e22-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of vitamin therapy for age-related macular degeneration
    David B Rein
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Ophthalmology 114:1319-26. 2007

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint The economic costs and benefits of dog guides for the blind
    Kathleen E Wirth
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 15:92-8. 2008
    ..To document the economic costs and benefits associated with providing dog guide services for blind individuals able to benefit from them...
  2. pmc How does sex trafficking increase the risk of HIV Infection? An observational study from Southern India
    Kathleen E Wirth
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:232-41. 2013
    ..13, 95% confidence interval: 2.41, 51.40). These findings indicate that forced prostitution coupled with sexual violence probably explains the association between sex trafficking and HIV...
  3. doi request reprint Adjustment for missing data in complex surveys using doubly robust estimation: application to commercial sexual contact among Indian men
    Kathleen E Wirth
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Epidemiology 21:863-71. 2010
    ..If respondents skip questions about behaviors perceived as socially undesirable, such interviews may introduce bias. We sought to implement a doubly robust estimator to correct for dependent missing data in this context...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of hospital vaccination programs in North Carolina
    Amanda A Honeycutt
    RTI UNC Center of Excellence in Health Promotion Economics, RTI International, 2951 Flowers Road South, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Vaccine 25:1484-96. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that SOPs are a cost-effective approach for increasing adult vaccination coverage rates in hospital settings...
  5. ncbi request reprint The economic burden of major adult visual disorders in the United States
    David B Rein
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:1754-60. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of routine childhood vaccination for hepatitis A in the United States
    David B Rein
    RTI International, 2951 Flowers Rd, Suite 119, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e12-21. 2007
    ..We evaluated the economic impact of hepatitis A vaccination of all US children ages 12 to 23 months as compared with no vaccination and with current implementation of the preexisting (issued in 1999), regional policy...
  7. ncbi request reprint The economics of routine childhood hepatitis A immunization in the United States: the impact of herd immunity
    Gregory L Armstrong
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e22-9. 2007
    ..This analysis estimates the impact of herd immunity on the cost-effectiveness of routine hepatitis A immunization among US children...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of vitamin therapy for age-related macular degeneration
    David B Rein
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Ophthalmology 114:1319-26. 2007
    ..To determine the cost-effectiveness of vitamin therapy (antioxidants plus zinc) for all indicated patients diagnosed with age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...