Joshua T Cohen

Summary

Affiliation: Tufts Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint FDA's proposed ban on trans fats: How do the costs and benefits stack up?
    Joshua T Cohen
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health and the Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies at Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    Clin Ther 36:322-7. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Association between the functional independence measure following spinal cord injury and long-term outcomes
    J T Cohen
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Spinal Cord 50:728-33. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Walking speed and economic outcomes for walking-impaired patients with multiple sclerosis
    Joshua T Cohen
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 10:595-603. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Using decision analysis to better evaluate pediatric clinical guidelines
    Joshua T Cohen
    Tufts Medical Center, Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk CEVR, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:1467-75. 2008
  5. pmc Survey of United States child and adolescent psychiatrists' cardiac screening practices prior to starting patients on stimulants
    Laurel K Leslie
    the Institute of Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 22:375-84. 2012
  6. pmc Costs and benefits of targeted screening for causes of sudden cardiac death in children and adolescents
    Laurel K Leslie
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies at Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Circulation 125:2621-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Does framing of cancer survival affect perceived value of care? A willingness-to-pay survey of US residents
    Pei Jung Lin
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 13:513-22. 2013
  8. pmc Electrocardiogram screening for disorders that cause sudden cardiac death in asymptomatic children: a meta-analysis
    Angie Mae Rodday
    Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 129:e999-1010. 2012
  9. doi request reprint The adoption of cost-effectiveness acceptability curves in cost-utility analyses
    Lisa M Meckley
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Med Decis Making 30:314-9. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Willingness-to-pay for predictive tests with no immediate treatment implications: a survey of US residents
    Peter J Neumann
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Health Econ 21:238-51. 2012

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Publications31

  1. doi request reprint FDA's proposed ban on trans fats: How do the costs and benefits stack up?
    Joshua T Cohen
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health and the Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies at Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    Clin Ther 36:322-7. 2014
    ..The goal of this commentary was to compare the benefits and costs of the US Food and Drug Administration's proposed ban on artificial trans fats in US food versus other public health risks and interventions...
  2. doi request reprint Association between the functional independence measure following spinal cord injury and long-term outcomes
    J T Cohen
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Spinal Cord 50:728-33. 2012
    ..Retrospective cohort...
  3. doi request reprint Walking speed and economic outcomes for walking-impaired patients with multiple sclerosis
    Joshua T Cohen
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 10:595-603. 2010
    ..Nonetheless, the analysis provides plausible ranges for the magnitude of these relationships...
  4. doi request reprint Using decision analysis to better evaluate pediatric clinical guidelines
    Joshua T Cohen
    Tufts Medical Center, Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk CEVR, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:1467-75. 2008
    ..It is particularly useful for pediatric research, where randomized controlled trials are often unavailable and infeasible. Policymakers should incorporate decision analysis into comparative effectiveness research and clinical guidelines...
  5. pmc Survey of United States child and adolescent psychiatrists' cardiac screening practices prior to starting patients on stimulants
    Laurel K Leslie
    the Institute of Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 22:375-84. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine psychiatrists' barriers, attitudes, and practices regarding cardiac screening prior to initiating stimulants in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder...
  6. pmc Costs and benefits of targeted screening for causes of sudden cardiac death in children and adolescents
    Laurel K Leslie
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies at Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Circulation 125:2621-9. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Does framing of cancer survival affect perceived value of care? A willingness-to-pay survey of US residents
    Pei Jung Lin
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 13:513-22. 2013
    ..To investigate the relationship between the framing of survival gains and the perceived value of cancer care...
  8. pmc Electrocardiogram screening for disorders that cause sudden cardiac death in asymptomatic children: a meta-analysis
    Angie Mae Rodday
    Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 129:e999-1010. 2012
    ..We estimated (1) phenotypic (ECG- or echocardiogram [ECHO]-based) prevalence of selected pediatric disorders associated with SCD, and (2) sensitivity, specificity, and predictive value of ECG, alone or with ECHO...
  9. doi request reprint The adoption of cost-effectiveness acceptability curves in cost-utility analyses
    Lisa M Meckley
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Med Decis Making 30:314-9. 2010
    ..g., life-years or quality-adjusted life-years gained)...
  10. doi request reprint Willingness-to-pay for predictive tests with no immediate treatment implications: a survey of US residents
    Peter J Neumann
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Health Econ 21:238-51. 2012
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  11. pmc Value of innovation in hematologic malignancies: a systematic review of published cost-effectiveness analyses
    Cayla J Saret
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA
    Blood 125:1866-9. 2015
    ..Published data suggest that innovative treatments for hematologic malignancies may provide reasonable value for money...
  12. doi request reprint A role for research: an observation on preventive services for women
    Natalia Olchanski
    Center for Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:S12-5. 2013
    ..The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA) added preventive services for women, recommended by the IOM, to healthcare coverage requirements beginning in August 2011...
  13. ncbi request reprint Low-value services in value-based insurance design
    Peter J Neumann
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Manag Care 16:280-6. 2010
    ..To identify potentially low-value services for inclusion in value-based insurance design (VBID) programs and to discuss challenges involved in incorporating such information...
  14. doi request reprint The peculiar economics of life-extending therapies: a review of costing methods in health economic evaluations in oncology
    Natalia Olchanski
    a Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 15:931-40. 2015
    ..Presenting ICERs computed with and without disease-attributable costs can help better convey how much the treatment itself contributes to overall costs. ..
  15. ncbi request reprint Multiple chronic conditions in type 2 diabetes mellitus: prevalence and consequences
    Pei Jung Lin
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, 800 Washington St, Box 63, Boston, MA 02111 E mail
    Am J Manag Care 21:e23-34. 2015
    ..We examined MCC patterns among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and identified specific comorbidity clusters associated with poor patient outcomes...
  16. doi request reprint Cost-utility analyses in diabetes: a systematic review and implications from real-world evidence
    Yue Zhong
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Value Health 18:308-14. 2015
    ..To systematically review the cost-effectiveness of diabetes interventions, identify high-value diabetes services, and estimate potential gains from increasing their utilization...
  17. doi request reprint A systematic review of the evidence concerning the economic impact of employee-focused health promotion and wellness programs
    Debra Lerner
    Program on Health, Work and Productivity, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 55:209-22. 2013
    ..To assess the evidence regarding the economic impact of worker health promotion programs...
  18. doi request reprint Potentially avoidable hospitalizations among Medicare beneficiaries with Alzheimer's disease and related disorders
    Pei Jung Lin
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 9:30-8. 2013
    ..Individuals with Alzheimer's disease and related disorders (ADRD) have more frequent hospitalizations than individuals without ADRD, and some of these admissions may be preventable with proactive outpatient care...
  19. doi request reprint Imputing productivity gains from clinical trials
    Michael J Cangelosi
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:826-33. 2012
    ..To respond to employer and payer interest in the extent to which productivity gains offset therapy costs by identifying clinical trials that did not include such measures and using their clinical data to impute productivity impact...
  20. pmc Cardiac screening prior to stimulant treatment of ADHD: a survey of US-based pediatricians
    Laurel K Leslie
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatrics 129:222-30. 2012
    ..To determine pediatricians' attitudes, barriers, and practices regarding cardiac screening before initiating treatment with stimulants for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder...
  21. doi request reprint Much cheaper, almost as good: decrementally cost-effective medical innovation
    Aaron L Nelson
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Intern Med 151:662-7. 2009
    ..001 to 0.021 quality-adjusted life-years (approximately 8 hours to 1 week). These findings demonstrate the rarity of decrementally cost-effective innovations in the medical literature...
  22. doi request reprint Evaluation of the economic burden of diseases associated with poor nutrition status
    Michael J Cangelosi
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 38:35S-41S. 2014
    ..Because clinical trials often do not record these costs, it is difficult to assess the value of nutrition interventions...
  23. doi request reprint Medicare is scrutinizing evidence more tightly for national coverage determinations
    James D Chambers
    James D Chambers is an assistant professor at the Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, in Boston, Massachusetts
    Health Aff (Millwood) 34:253-60. 2015
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  24. pmc Toward modernizing the systematic review pipeline in genetics: efficient updating via data mining
    Byron C Wallace
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Genet Med 14:663-9. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to demonstrate that modern data mining tools can be used as one step in reducing the labor necessary to produce and maintain systematic reviews...
  25. doi request reprint 30 years of pharmaceutical cost-utility analyses: growth, diversity and methodological improvement
    Peter J Neumann
    The Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pharmacoeconomics 27:861-72. 2009
    ..The results highlight that there are many opportunities for efficient healthcare investment, among pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical interventions, just as there are many investments that are inefficient...
  26. doi request reprint The changing face of the cost-utility literature, 1990-2012
    Peter J Neumann
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA Electronic address
    Value Health 18:271-7. 2015
    ..Cost-utility analyses (CUAs) have been published widely over the years to measure the value of health care interventions. We investigated the growth and characteristics of CUAs in the peer-reviewed English-language literature through 2012...
  27. doi request reprint Decision analytic models for Alzheimer's disease: state of the art and future directions
    Joshua T Cohen
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 4:212-22. 2008
    ....
  28. doi request reprint A clinical and economic evaluation of enteral nutrition
    Michael J Cangelosi
    Center for Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 27:413-22. 2011
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Fuels for urban transit buses: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Joshua T Cohen
    Harvard Center for Risk Analysis, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 37:1477-84. 2003
    ..7 million to dollar 2.4 million for CNG). These estimates are subject to much uncertainty. We identify assumptions that contribute most to this uncertainty and propose potential research directions to refine our estimates...
  30. ncbi request reprint A quantitative risk-benefit analysis of changes in population fish consumption
    Joshua T Cohen
    Harvard Center for Risk Analysis, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:325-34. 2005
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Does preventive care save money? Health economics and the presidential candidates
    Joshua T Cohen
    Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:661-3. 2008