Kristina M Bacon

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The potential economic value of a cutaneous leishmaniasis vaccine in seven endemic countries in the Americas
    Kristina M Bacon
    Public Health Computational and Operational Research, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Vaccine 31:480-6. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Assessment of a school-based mass treatment for soil-transmitted helminth infections in Capiz, the Philippines
    Kristina M Bacon
    Department of Infectious Disease and Microbiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43:589-600. 2012
  3. pmc Global economic burden of Chagas disease: a computational simulation model
    Bruce Y Lee
    Public Health Computational and Operations Research, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 13:342-8. 2013
  4. pmc From the patient perspective: the economic value of seasonal and H1N1 influenza vaccination
    Bruce Y Lee
    Public Health Computational and Operations Research PHICOR, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Vaccine 29:2149-58. 2011
  5. pmc The optimal number of routine vaccines to order at health clinics in low or middle income countries
    Jayant Rajgopal
    Department of Industrial Engineering, School of Engineering University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Vaccine 29:5512-8. 2011
  6. pmc Economic value of dengue vaccine in Thailand
    Bruce Y Lee
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 200 Meyran Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:764-72. 2011
  7. pmc Cost-effectiveness of adjuvanted versus nonadjuvanted influenza vaccine in adult hemodialysis patients
    Bruce Y Lee
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 57:724-32. 2011
  8. pmc The economic value of a visceral leishmaniasis vaccine in Bihar state, India
    Bruce Y Lee
    Public Health Computational and Operations Research, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 15213, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:417-25. 2012
  9. pmc Modeling the economic value of a Chagas' disease therapeutic vaccine
    Bruce Y Lee
    Public Health Computational and Operations Research, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Hum Vaccin Immunother 8:1293-301. 2012
  10. pmc Economic value of dispensing home-based preoperative chlorhexidine bathing cloths to prevent surgical site infection
    Rachel R Bailey
    Public Health Computational and Operations Research Group, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, 3520 Forbes Avenue, First Floor, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:465-71. 2011

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Publications12

  1. pmc The potential economic value of a cutaneous leishmaniasis vaccine in seven endemic countries in the Americas
    Kristina M Bacon
    Public Health Computational and Operational Research, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Vaccine 31:480-6. 2013
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  2. ncbi request reprint Assessment of a school-based mass treatment for soil-transmitted helminth infections in Capiz, the Philippines
    Kristina M Bacon
    Department of Infectious Disease and Microbiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43:589-600. 2012
    ..The implementation of health education and monitoring measures has the potential to greatly improve both treatment coverage and program infrastructure...
  3. pmc Global economic burden of Chagas disease: a computational simulation model
    Bruce Y Lee
    Public Health Computational and Operations Research, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 13:342-8. 2013
    ..We developed a Markov simulation model to estimate the global and regional health and economic burden of Chagas disease from the societal perspective...
  4. pmc From the patient perspective: the economic value of seasonal and H1N1 influenza vaccination
    Bruce Y Lee
    Public Health Computational and Operations Research PHICOR, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Vaccine 29:2149-58. 2011
    ..To encourage vaccination, decision makers may want to focus on ways to reduce this time, such as vaccinating at work, churches, or other normally frequented locations...
  5. pmc The optimal number of routine vaccines to order at health clinics in low or middle income countries
    Jayant Rajgopal
    Department of Industrial Engineering, School of Engineering University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Vaccine 29:5512-8. 2011
    ..In general, the long-term demand rate, the vial sizes of the vaccines used and the method of determining the patient arrival rate all have an effect on the ability of a clinic to maximize the demand that is met...
  6. pmc Economic value of dengue vaccine in Thailand
    Bruce Y Lee
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 200 Meyran Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:764-72. 2011
    ..When the total vaccine series was $1.50, many scenarios were cost saving...
  7. pmc Cost-effectiveness of adjuvanted versus nonadjuvanted influenza vaccine in adult hemodialysis patients
    Bruce Y Lee
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 57:724-32. 2011
    ..Influenza vaccine adjuvants, chemical or biologic compounds added to a vaccine to boost the elicited immunologic response, may help overcome this problem...
  8. pmc The economic value of a visceral leishmaniasis vaccine in Bihar state, India
    Bruce Y Lee
    Public Health Computational and Operations Research, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 15213, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:417-25. 2012
    ..e., saving costs and providing health benefits) throughout a wide range of vaccination costs and vaccine efficacies, and VL risks. Overall, our study strongly supports the continued development of a VL vaccine...
  9. pmc Modeling the economic value of a Chagas' disease therapeutic vaccine
    Bruce Y Lee
    Public Health Computational and Operations Research, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Hum Vaccin Immunother 8:1293-301. 2012
    ....
  10. pmc Economic value of dispensing home-based preoperative chlorhexidine bathing cloths to prevent surgical site infection
    Rachel R Bailey
    Public Health Computational and Operations Research Group, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, 3520 Forbes Avenue, First Floor, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:465-71. 2011
    ..To estimate the economic value of dispensing preoperative home-based chlorhexidine bathing cloth kits to orthopedic patients to prevent surgical site infection (SSI)...
  11. pmc Vaccination deep into a pandemic wave potential mechanisms for a "third wave" and the impact of vaccination
    Bruce Y Lee
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:e21-9. 2010
    ..In December 2009, when the H1N1 influenza pandemic appeared to be subsiding, public health officials and unvaccinated individuals faced the question of whether continued H1N1 immunization was still worthwhile...
  12. pmc Forecasting the economic value of an Enterovirus 71 (EV71) vaccine
    Bruce Y Lee
    Public Health Computational and Operations Research PHICOR, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States
    Vaccine 28:7731-6. 2010
    ..For populations with higher infection risk (≥0.4%), a $50 or $75 vaccine would be highly cost-effective even when vaccine efficacy is as low as 50%...