Justin Blackburn

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Characteristics of low-severity emergency department use among CHIP enrollees
    Justin Blackburn
    1665 University Blvd, Rm 330, Birmingham, AL 35294 E mail
    Am J Manag Care 19:e391-9. 2013
  2. doi The epidemiology of chemical eye injuries
    Justin Blackburn
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Curr Eye Res 37:787-93. 2012
  3. doi Changes in eye protection behavior following an occupational eye injury
    Justin L Blackburn
    Department of Health Care Organization and Policy, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Workplace Health Saf 60:393-400. 2012
  4. doi A case-crossover study of risk factors for occupational eye injuries
    Justin Blackburn
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:42-7. 2012
  5. doi Effectiveness of preventive dental visits in reducing nonpreventive dental visits and expenditures
    Bisakha Sen
    Department of Health Care Organization and Policy, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Pediatrics 131:1107-13. 2013
  6. pmc Did copayment changes reduce health service utilization among CHIP enrollees? Evidence from Alabama
    Bisakha Sen
    Lister Hill Center for Health Policy, and Department of Health Care Organization and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    Health Serv Res 47:1603-20. 2012
  7. doi Co-payments and the use of emergency department services in the children's health insurance program
    David J Becker
    1University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 70:514-30. 2013
  8. doi The epidemiology of lawn trimmer injuries in the United States: 2000-2009
    Jeffrey Leinert
    Center for Injury Sciences, Department of General Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    J Safety Res 43:137-9. 2012
  9. doi The impact of CHIP coverage on children with asthma in Alabama
    Nir Menachemi
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Avenue S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 51:247-53. 2012
  10. pmc Mortality following bone metastasis and skeletal-related events among patients 65 years and above with lung cancer: A population-based analysis of U.S. Medicare beneficiaries, 1999-2006
    Nalini Sathiakumar
    School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1665 University Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    Lung India 30:20-6. 2013

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi Characteristics of low-severity emergency department use among CHIP enrollees
    Justin Blackburn
    1665 University Blvd, Rm 330, Birmingham, AL 35294 E mail
    Am J Manag Care 19:e391-9. 2013
    ..2 percentage points; 95% CI, 0.8-1.6). Conclusions: Our results suggest that improving access to primary care on weekends and in rural areas are potential ways to improve the efficient use of ED services. ..
  2. doi The epidemiology of chemical eye injuries
    Justin Blackburn
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Curr Eye Res 37:787-93. 2012
    ..To describe the epidemiology and identify categories of agents involved in chemical eye injuries...
  3. doi Changes in eye protection behavior following an occupational eye injury
    Justin L Blackburn
    Department of Health Care Organization and Policy, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Workplace Health Saf 60:393-400. 2012
    ..Although many workers' behaviors changed, health care providers should embrace the teachable moment when treating occupational eye injuries to encourage continued use or more appropriate forms of eye protection...
  4. doi A case-crossover study of risk factors for occupational eye injuries
    Justin Blackburn
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:42-7. 2012
    ..To study transient risk factors for occupational eye injuries...
  5. doi Effectiveness of preventive dental visits in reducing nonpreventive dental visits and expenditures
    Bisakha Sen
    Department of Health Care Organization and Policy, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Pediatrics 131:1107-13. 2013
    ..We used econometric techniques that minimize selection bias to assess the effectiveness of preventive dental care in reducing subsequent nonpreventive dental service utilization among children...
  6. pmc Did copayment changes reduce health service utilization among CHIP enrollees? Evidence from Alabama
    Bisakha Sen
    Lister Hill Center for Health Policy, and Department of Health Care Organization and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    Health Serv Res 47:1603-20. 2012
    ..To explore whether health care utilization changed among enrollees in Alabama's CHIP program, ALL Kids, following copayment increases at the beginning of fiscal year 2004...
  7. doi Co-payments and the use of emergency department services in the children's health insurance program
    David J Becker
    1University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 70:514-30. 2013
    ..Our study suggests that the modest co-payment changes were not effective in improving the efficiency of ED utilization...
  8. doi The epidemiology of lawn trimmer injuries in the United States: 2000-2009
    Jeffrey Leinert
    Center for Injury Sciences, Department of General Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    J Safety Res 43:137-9. 2012
    ..g., lawn mowers) has been extensively studied. However, the extent of lawn trimmers as a source of injury has not previously been explored...
  9. doi The impact of CHIP coverage on children with asthma in Alabama
    Nir Menachemi
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Avenue S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 51:247-53. 2012
    ..8 vs 5.2 vs 4.4; P < .0001). As a result, significant declines in the mean costs per child were observed. Ongoing ALL Kids coverage is associated with improved disease-management and lower costs for persistent asthma...
  10. pmc Mortality following bone metastasis and skeletal-related events among patients 65 years and above with lung cancer: A population-based analysis of U.S. Medicare beneficiaries, 1999-2006
    Nalini Sathiakumar
    School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1665 University Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    Lung India 30:20-6. 2013
    ..To quantify the impact of bone metastasis and skeletal-related events (SREs) on mortality among older patients with lung cancer...
  11. doi Tattoo frequency and types among homicides and other deaths, 2007-2008: a matched case-control study
    Justin Blackburn
    Center for Injury Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 33:202-5. 2012
    ..10-5.68). The results of the current study suggest that specific types of tattoos, but not all tattoos, may be risk factors for homicide. Other factors, such as race and lifestyle, along with tattoos may need to be considered...
  12. doi Mortality following bone metastasis and skeletal-related events among women with breast cancer: a population-based analysis of U.S. Medicare beneficiaries, 1999-2006
    Nalini Sathiakumar
    School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 131:231-8. 2012
    ..Having a bone metastasis, as indicated by Medicare claims, was associated strongly with mortality among women with breast cancer. This association was stronger for bone metastasis complicated by SRE than for bone metastasis without SRE...