D B Rein

Summary

Affiliation: RTI International
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Models of community-based hepatitis B surface antigen screening programs in the U.S. and their estimated outcomes and costs
    David B Rein
    RTI International, 2951 Flowers Rd, Ste 119, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:560-7. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Technical appendix: cost-effectiveness of vitamin therapy for age-related macular degeneration
    David B Rein
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 30341, USA
    Ophthalmology 114:e13-20. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Estimating quality-adjusted life year losses associated with visual field deficits using methodological approaches
    David B Rein
    RTI International, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 14:258-64. 2007
  4. doi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of using hepatitis A/B combined vaccine versus hepatitis B vaccine alone for high-risk heterosexuals
    David B Rein
    RTI International, 2951 Flowers Road, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Vaccine 26:5331-3. 2008
  5. doi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of routine office-based identification and subsequent medical treatment of primary open-angle glaucoma in the United States
    David B Rein
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina
    Ophthalmology 116:823-32. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Forecasting age-related macular degeneration through the year 2050: the potential impact of new treatments
    David B Rein
    Research Triangle Institute International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 127:533-40. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Community-based hepatitis B screening programs in the United States in 2008
    D B Rein
    RTI International, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Viral Hepat 17:28-33. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Prevalence of hepatitis B surface antigen among refugees entering the United States between 2006 and 2008
    David B Rein
    RTI International, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Hepatology 51:431-4. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Forecasting the morbidity and mortality associated with prevalent cases of pre-cirrhotic chronic hepatitis C in the United States
    David B Rein
    RTI International, Atlanta, GA, United States
    Dig Liver Dis 43:66-72. 2011
  10. pmc The cost-effectiveness of three screening alternatives for people with diabetes with no or early diabetic retinopathy
    David B Rein
    RTI International, 2951 Flowers Road, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:1534-61. 2011

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. pmc Models of community-based hepatitis B surface antigen screening programs in the U.S. and their estimated outcomes and costs
    David B Rein
    RTI International, 2951 Flowers Rd, Ste 119, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:560-7. 2011
    ..To address this need, we compared five specific community-based screening programs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Technical appendix: cost-effectiveness of vitamin therapy for age-related macular degeneration
    David B Rein
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 30341, USA
    Ophthalmology 114:e13-20. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Estimating quality-adjusted life year losses associated with visual field deficits using methodological approaches
    David B Rein
    RTI International, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 14:258-64. 2007
    ..To develop a function to describe quality-adjusted life year (QALY) losses associated with visual field losses for use in cost-effectiveness models...
  4. doi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of using hepatitis A/B combined vaccine versus hepatitis B vaccine alone for high-risk heterosexuals
    David B Rein
    RTI International, 2951 Flowers Road, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Vaccine 26:5331-3. 2008
    ..79 times the 2005 United States Gross Domestic Product per capita), a ratio that is less favorable than those for most other vaccination strategies...
  5. doi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of routine office-based identification and subsequent medical treatment of primary open-angle glaucoma in the United States
    David B Rein
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina
    Ophthalmology 116:823-32. 2009
    ..To estimate the incremental cost-effectiveness of routine glaucoma assessment and treatment under current eye care visit and treatment patterns and different levels of treatment effectiveness (from randomized trials)...
  6. doi request reprint Forecasting age-related macular degeneration through the year 2050: the potential impact of new treatments
    David B Rein
    Research Triangle Institute International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 127:533-40. 2009
    ..To forecast age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and its consequences in the United States through the year 2050 with different treatment scenarios...
  7. doi request reprint Community-based hepatitis B screening programs in the United States in 2008
    D B Rein
    RTI International, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Viral Hepat 17:28-33. 2010
    ..However, their efforts alone are likely insufficient to meet the need for screening recommended by CDC...
  8. doi request reprint Prevalence of hepatitis B surface antigen among refugees entering the United States between 2006 and 2008
    David B Rein
    RTI International, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Hepatology 51:431-4. 2010
    ..In the eight countries for which we had comparison data, six had lower HBsAg prevalence than in 1991...
  9. doi request reprint Forecasting the morbidity and mortality associated with prevalent cases of pre-cirrhotic chronic hepatitis C in the United States
    David B Rein
    RTI International, Atlanta, GA, United States
    Dig Liver Dis 43:66-72. 2011
    ..Without diagnosis and antiviral therapy, many patients with chronic hepatitis C infections will develop end-stage liver disease and die from complications...
  10. pmc The cost-effectiveness of three screening alternatives for people with diabetes with no or early diabetic retinopathy
    David B Rein
    RTI International, 2951 Flowers Road, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:1534-61. 2011
    ..To determine whether biennial eye evaluation or telemedicine screening are cost-effective alternatives to current recommendations for the estimated 10 million people aged 30-84 with diabetes but no or minimal diabetic retinopathy...
  11. 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)...
  12. 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...
  13. ncbi request reprint A refined estimate of the lifetime cost of pelvic inflammatory disease
    David B Rein
    RTI International, Atlanta, Georgia, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 31:325. 2004
  14. 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
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  15. ncbi request reprint Mental health disorders and sexually transmitted diseases in a privately insured population
    David B Rein
    Division of Health Economics Research, RTI International, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Manag Care 10:917-24. 2004
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  16. pmc Impact of the CDC's Section 317 Immunization Grants Program funding on childhood vaccination coverage
    David B Rein
    Health, Social Science, and Economic Research unit of RTI International, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1548-53. 2006
    ..Policymakers charged with funding public health programs should consider this study's findings, which indicate that money allocated to vaccine activities translates directly into higher vaccine coverage rates...
  17. ncbi request reprint What's next for the hepatitis A vaccine?
    David B Rein
    Public Health Economics, RTI International, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Lancet 367:546-8. 2006
  18. 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...
  19. ncbi request reprint Direct medical cost of pelvic inflammatory disease and its sequelae: decreasing, but still substantial
    D B Rein
    United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, and Tuberculosis Prevention, Division of STD Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 95:397-402. 2000
    ..To estimate direct medical costs and average lifetime cost per case of pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)...
  20. pmc The costs and impacts of testing for hepatitis C virus antibody in public STD clinics
    Amanda A Honeycutt
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:55-62. 2007
    ..To estimate the cost and cost-effectiveness of testing sexually transmitted disease (STD) clinic subgroups for antibodies to hepatitis C virus (HCV)...
  21. pmc Cost-effectiveness of glaucoma interventions in Barbados and Ghana
    John S Wittenborn
    Public Health Economics Program, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 88:155-63. 2011
    ..We demonstrate the use of computer modeling to simulate the current and future epidemiology, outcomes, and treatment of primary open-angle glaucoma in high-incidence populations of the developing world...
  22. ncbi request reprint Federally funded sexually transmitted disease programs and managed care: a review of current and planned partnerships
    D B Rein
    Division of Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevention DSTDP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 28:336-42. 2001
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  23. pmc A cost evaluation of the Georgia Stroke and Heart Attack Prevention Program
    David B Rein
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, Mail Stop K 47, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A12. 2006
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  24. pmc A matter of classes: stratifying health care populations to produce better estimates of inpatient costs
    David B Rein
    RTI International, Division of Health Economics Research, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:1217-33. 2005
    ..To stratify traditional risk-adjustment models by health severity classes in a way that is empirically based, is accessible to policy makers, and improves predictions of inpatient costs...
  25. 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...