Marco D Huesch
Affiliation: University of Southern California
- Measurement and risk adjustment of prelabor cesarean rates in a large sample of California hospitalsMarco D Huesch
Sol Price School of Public Policy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA Leonard D Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA Department of Community and Family Medicine, School of Medicine, and Health Sector Management Area, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University, Durham, NC Electronic address
Am J Obstet Gynecol 210:443.e1-17. 2014..We estimated patient-level risks and calculated how sensitive hospital rankings on this proposed quality metric were to risk adjustment...
- One and done? Equality of opportunity and repeated access to scarce, indivisible medical resourcesMarco D Huesch
USC Sol Price School of Public Policy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
BMC Med Ethics 13:11. 2012..Existing ethical guidelines recommend that, all else equal, past receipt of a medical resource (e.g. a scarce organ) should not be considered in current allocation decisions (e.g. a repeat transplantation)...
- Why technology matters as much as science in improving healthcareRobert J Szczerba
Lockheed Martin Corporation, Owego, NY 13827, USA
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:103. 2012..How successful are we at applying this steady accumulation of scientific knowledge and so improving the practice of medicine in the USA?..
- Association between type of health insurance and elective cesarean deliveries: New Jersey, 2004-2007Marco D Huesch
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0626, USA
Am J Public Health 101:e1-7. 2011..I examined the relationship between insurance coverage, which may influence physician incentives and maternal choices, and cesarean delivery before labor...
- Public hospital quality report awareness: evidence from National and Californian Internet searches and social media mentions, 2012Marco D Huesch
USC Sol Price School of Public Policy, Los Angeles, California, USA
BMJ Open 4:e004417. 2014..To understand how much consumers search for such information online on one Internet search engine, whether they mention such information in social media and how positively they view this information...