Li Wang

Summary

Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Healthcare service use and costs for autism spectrum disorder: a comparison between medicaid and private insurance
    Li Wang
    Department of Public Health Sciences, College of Medicine, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:1057-64. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Marital status and colon cancer outcomes in US Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results registries: does marriage affect cancer survival by gender and stage?
    Li Wang
    Department of Public Health Sciences, College of Medicine, Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, PA 17033 0855, United States
    Cancer Epidemiol 35:417-22. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Increasing hospital costs for Clostridium difficile colitis: type of hospital matters
    Li Wang
    Department of Public Health Sciences, The Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Surgery 150:727-35. 2011
  4. pmc Cost-effectiveness analysis of fluticasone versus montelukast in children with mild-to-moderate persistent asthma in the Pediatric Asthma Controller Trial
    Li Wang
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 127:161-6, 166.e1. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Node yield and node involvement in young colon cancer patients: is there a difference in cancer survival based on age?
    Li Wang
    Department of Public Health Sciences, The Pennsylvania State University, College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:1355-61. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of thyroid cancer in African Americans
    Christopher S Hollenbeak
    Department of Surgery, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine 600 Centerview Drive, MC A210 Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Ethn Dis 21:210-5. 2011
  7. pmc Health care expenditures for children with autism spectrum disorders in Medicaid
    Li Wang
    Penn State College of Medicine, Public Health Sciences, A210, 600 Centerview Drive, PO Box 855, Hershey, PA 17033 0855, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 49:1165-71. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Rectal cancer and teaching hospitals: hospital teaching status affects use of neoadjuvant radiation and survival for rectal cancer patients
    David B Stewart
    Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, The Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, PA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:1156-63. 2013
  9. pmc Racial disparities in age at time of cardiovascular events and cardiovascular-related death in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Lisabeth V Scalzi
    Pennsylvania State University Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 62:2767-75. 2010
  10. pmc How to cluster gene expression dynamics in response to environmental signals
    Yaqun Wang
    Department of Statistics, Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Brief Bioinform 13:162-74. 2012

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Healthcare service use and costs for autism spectrum disorder: a comparison between medicaid and private insurance
    Li Wang
    Department of Public Health Sciences, College of Medicine, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:1057-64. 2013
    ..0001). In multivariate analysis, being enrolled in Medicaid had the largest effect on costs, after controlling for other variables. The findings emphasize the need for continued efforts to improve private insurance coverage of autism...
  2. doi request reprint Marital status and colon cancer outcomes in US Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results registries: does marriage affect cancer survival by gender and stage?
    Li Wang
    Department of Public Health Sciences, College of Medicine, Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, PA 17033 0855, United States
    Cancer Epidemiol 35:417-22. 2011
    ..Marital status has been associated with outcomes in several cancer sites including breast cancer in the literature, but little is known about colon cancer, the fourth most common cancer in the US...
  3. doi request reprint Increasing hospital costs for Clostridium difficile colitis: type of hospital matters
    Li Wang
    Department of Public Health Sciences, The Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Surgery 150:727-35. 2011
    ..To assess differences in hospital costs for inpatients with Clostridium difficile (CD) colitis based on hospital size, rural or urban hospital setting, and hospital designation as a teaching institution...
  4. pmc Cost-effectiveness analysis of fluticasone versus montelukast in children with mild-to-moderate persistent asthma in the Pediatric Asthma Controller Trial
    Li Wang
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 127:161-6, 166.e1. 2011
    ..Cost-effectiveness analyses of asthma controller regimens for adults exist, but similar evaluations exclusively for children are few...
  5. doi request reprint Node yield and node involvement in young colon cancer patients: is there a difference in cancer survival based on age?
    Li Wang
    Department of Public Health Sciences, The Pennsylvania State University, College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:1355-61. 2010
    ..The effect on cancer-specific survival (CSS) from the number of resected nodes (node yield) and the number of nodes involved with colon cancer has not been studied with respect to age...
  6. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of thyroid cancer in African Americans
    Christopher S Hollenbeak
    Department of Surgery, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine 600 Centerview Drive, MC A210 Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Ethn Dis 21:210-5. 2011
    ..It is less common in the African American (AA) population in the United States. Few studies have looked at outcome disparities for different patient populations, particularly those involving race...
  7. pmc Health care expenditures for children with autism spectrum disorders in Medicaid
    Li Wang
    Penn State College of Medicine, Public Health Sciences, A210, 600 Centerview Drive, PO Box 855, Hershey, PA 17033 0855, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 49:1165-71. 2010
    ..To study trends in health care expenditures associated with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) in state Medicaid programs...
  8. doi request reprint Rectal cancer and teaching hospitals: hospital teaching status affects use of neoadjuvant radiation and survival for rectal cancer patients
    David B Stewart
    Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, The Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, PA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:1156-63. 2013
    ..For rectal cancer, it is unknown how use of radiation, treatment cost, and survival differ based on hospital teaching designation...
  9. pmc Racial disparities in age at time of cardiovascular events and cardiovascular-related death in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Lisabeth V Scalzi
    Pennsylvania State University Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 62:2767-75. 2010
    ..To determine whether racial disparities exist with regard to the age at which patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) experience cardiovascular disease (CVD) and CVD-associated death...
  10. pmc How to cluster gene expression dynamics in response to environmental signals
    Yaqun Wang
    Department of Statistics, Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Brief Bioinform 13:162-74. 2012
    ..We provide a set of computational tools that are applicable to modeling and analysis of dynamic gene expression data measured in multiple environments...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program
    Christopher S Hollenbeak
    Department of Surgery, State Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Ann Surg 254:619-24. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the cost-effectiveness of the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP) at an academic medical center between the first 6 months and through the first and second years of implementation...
  12. doi request reprint A cost-effectiveness analysis of screening urine dipsticks in well-child care
    Deepa L Sekhar
    Penn State Hershey Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, HS83, 500 University Dr, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Pediatrics 125:660-3. 2010
    ..Because the new recommendation marks a major alteration in the practice guidelines, we sought to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of dipstick urinalysis for detection of CKD from the primary care practitioner's perspective...
  13. doi request reprint Outcomes of transplantation of single pediatric renal allografts equal to or more than 6 cm in length
    Tadahiro Uemura
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA, USA
    Transplantation 89:710-3. 2010
    ..However, it is unclear whether small pediatric deceased donor kidneys should be used as single grafts or en bloc. We reviewed our outcomes of single kidney transplants from small pediatric donors into adult recipients...