L J Helms

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Determining costs of health care services for cost-effectiveness analyses: the case of cervical cancer prevention and treatment
    L J Helms
    Department of Economics, University of California, Davis 95616, USA
    Med Care 37:652-61. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint The impact of physician practice style on medical charges
    K D Bertakis
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento 95817, USA
    J Fam Pract 48:31-6. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Physician practice style patterns with established patients: determinants and differences between family practice and general internal medicine residents
    K D Bertakis
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, Davis, USA
    Fam Med 31:187-94. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint The influence of depression on physician-patient interaction in primary care
    E J Callahan
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, University of California at Davis, USA
    Fam Med 28:346-51. 1996
  5. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the utilization of health care services
    K D Bertakis
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento 95817, USA
    J Fam Pract 49:147-52. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparing the use of physician time and health care resources among patients speaking English, Spanish, and Russian
    R L Kravitz
    UC Davis Division of General Medicine and Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Med Care 38:728-38. 2000
  7. pmc Comparison of primary care resident physicians' practice styles during initial and return patient visits
    K D Bertakis
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, Davis 95817, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 14:495-8. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Differences between family physicians' and general internists' medical charges
    K D Bertakis
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento 95817, USA
    Med Care 37:78-82. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Patient gender differences in the diagnosis of depression in primary care
    K D Bertakis
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 10:689-98. 2001

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Determining costs of health care services for cost-effectiveness analyses: the case of cervical cancer prevention and treatment
    L J Helms
    Department of Economics, University of California, Davis 95616, USA
    Med Care 37:652-61. 1999
    ..To estimate costs for the prevention and treatment of cervical cancer based on resource utilization and to compare those costs to published estimates and to local charges and reimbursements...
  2. ncbi request reprint The impact of physician practice style on medical charges
    K D Bertakis
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento 95817, USA
    J Fam Pract 48:31-6. 1999
    ..There are differences in styles of care among primary care physicians. The purpose of our study was to determine whether differences in physician practice styles and patient health status generate different medical charges...
  3. ncbi request reprint Physician practice style patterns with established patients: determinants and differences between family practice and general internal medicine residents
    K D Bertakis
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, Davis, USA
    Fam Med 31:187-94. 1999
    ..This paper examines the practice style patterns of family practice and internal medicine residents for established patient visits...
  4. ncbi request reprint The influence of depression on physician-patient interaction in primary care
    E J Callahan
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, University of California at Davis, USA
    Fam Med 28:346-51. 1996
    ..Depression is common but not well diagnosed in primary care medicine. This study examines the influence of depression and its recognition on the physician-patient encounter...
  5. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the utilization of health care services
    K D Bertakis
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento 95817, USA
    J Fam Pract 49:147-52. 2000
    ..Studies have shown that women use more health care services than men. We used important independent variables, such as patient sociodemographics and health status, to investigate gender differences in the use and costs of these services...
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparing the use of physician time and health care resources among patients speaking English, Spanish, and Russian
    R L Kravitz
    UC Davis Division of General Medicine and Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Med Care 38:728-38. 2000
    ..The number of US residents with limited English proficiency (LEP) is 14 million and rising. The goal of this study was to estimate the effects of LEP on physician time and resource use...
  7. pmc Comparison of primary care resident physicians' practice styles during initial and return patient visits
    K D Bertakis
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, Davis 95817, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 14:495-8. 1999
    ..These physicians' practice style differences between initial and return patient visits suggest that physician-patient familiarity affects what happens during the medical interview...
  8. ncbi request reprint Differences between family physicians' and general internists' medical charges
    K D Bertakis
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento 95817, USA
    Med Care 37:78-82. 1999
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  9. ncbi request reprint Patient gender differences in the diagnosis of depression in primary care
    K D Bertakis
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 10:689-98. 2001
    ..Clinic use and BDI scores were found to be important correlates of the diagnosis of depression. There was some evidence of possible gender bias in the diagnosis of depression...