J G Kahn

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc HIV prevention costs and program scale: data from the PANCEA project in five low and middle-income countries
    Elliot Marseille
    Institute of Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:108. 2007
  2. pmc Access to and use of HIV antiretroviral therapy: variation by race/ethnicity in two public insurance programs in the U.S
    James G Kahn
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 265, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Public Health Rep 117:252-62; discussion 231-2. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of medical abortion: a meta-analysis
    J G Kahn
    Institute for Health Policy Studies and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Contraception 61:29-40. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of the Mpowerment Project, a community-level intervention for young gay men
    J G Kahn
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies CAPS and AIDS Research Institute ARI, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 27:482-91. 2001
  5. pmc Health and federal budgetary effects of increasing access to antiretroviral medications for HIV by expanding Medicaid
    J G Kahn
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:1464-73. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Increasing access to care for the uninsured: considering the options in California counties
    Annette Gardner
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:830-50. 2006
  7. pmc Cost-effectiveness of male circumcision for HIV prevention in a South African setting
    James G Kahn
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS Med 3:e517. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of cost-effectiveness analysis to evaluate new technologies in orthopaedics. The case of alternative bearing surfaces in total hip arthroplasty
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus, MU 320W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:706-14. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint The cost of health insurance administration in California: estimates for insurers, physicians, and hospitals
    James G Kahn
    Institute for Health Policy Studies IHPS, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:1629-39. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Estimation of unmet need for HIV primary medical care: a framework and three case studies
    Kathryn Ikard
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 17:26-38. 2005

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. pmc HIV prevention costs and program scale: data from the PANCEA project in five low and middle-income countries
    Elliot Marseille
    Institute of Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:108. 2007
    ..Information on the relationship between scale and unit costs is critical to project the cost of global HIV prevention efforts and to allocate prevention resources efficiently...
  2. pmc Access to and use of HIV antiretroviral therapy: variation by race/ethnicity in two public insurance programs in the U.S
    James G Kahn
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 265, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Public Health Rep 117:252-62; discussion 231-2. 2002
    ..To examine access to and use of HIV highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) by race/ethnicity in Medicaid and the AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) in 1998 in four states...
  3. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of medical abortion: a meta-analysis
    J G Kahn
    Institute for Health Policy Studies and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Contraception 61:29-40. 2000
    ..We conclude that both mifepristone and methotrexate, when administered with misoprostol, have high levels of success at < or =49 days gestation but may have lower efficacy at longer gestation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of the Mpowerment Project, a community-level intervention for young gay men
    J G Kahn
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies CAPS and AIDS Research Institute ARI, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 27:482-91. 2001
    ..Previous evaluation demonstrated that the Mpowerment Project community-level intervention for young gay men reduces HIV risk behaviors. The current analysis was undertaken to estimate the intervention's health and economic outcomes...
  5. pmc Health and federal budgetary effects of increasing access to antiretroviral medications for HIV by expanding Medicaid
    J G Kahn
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:1464-73. 2001
    ..OBJECTIVES. This study modeled the health and federal fiscal effects of expanding Medicaid for HIV-infected people to improve access to highly active antiretroviral therapy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Increasing access to care for the uninsured: considering the options in California counties
    Annette Gardner
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:830-50. 2006
    ..Second, the state may move closer to access to health care for all as it recognizes the complementarity of county programs...
  7. pmc Cost-effectiveness of male circumcision for HIV prevention in a South African setting
    James G Kahn
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS Med 3:e517. 2006
    ..The objective of this study is to present the first cost-effectiveness analysis of the use of MC as an intervention to reduce the spread of HIV in sub-Saharan Africa...
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of cost-effectiveness analysis to evaluate new technologies in orthopaedics. The case of alternative bearing surfaces in total hip arthroplasty
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus, MU 320W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:706-14. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of the use of alternative bearings in total hip arthroplasty...
  9. ncbi request reprint The cost of health insurance administration in California: estimates for insurers, physicians, and hospitals
    James G Kahn
    Institute for Health Policy Studies IHPS, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:1629-39. 2005
    ..Physician offices spend 27 percent and 14 percent, and hospitals, 21 percent and 7-11 percent, respectively. Overall, BIR represents 20-22 percent of privately insured spending in California acute care settings...
  10. ncbi request reprint Estimation of unmet need for HIV primary medical care: a framework and three case studies
    Kathryn Ikard
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 17:26-38. 2005
    ..The field tests suggest that the unmet need framework provides an approach which can be used by states and metropolitan areas to estimate the number of individuals with unmet need for HIV primary medical care...
  11. ncbi request reprint The cost of a rapid-test VCT clinic in South Africa
    Coline E McConnel
    Institute for Health Policy Studies and AIDS Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    S Afr Med J 95:968-71. 2005
    ..Demand for HIV voluntary counselling and testing (VCT) will increase as HIV prevention and treatment scale up in South Africa. Understanding the cost of delivering VCT will inform funding decisions...
  12. pmc Responding to racial and ethnic disparities in use of HIV drugs: analysis of state policies
    Stephen F Morin
    AIDS Policy Research Center, University of California San Francisco, 74 New Montgomery Street, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Public Health Rep 117:263-72; discussion 231-2. 2002
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  13. doi request reprint 'Mobile' health needs and opportunities in developing countries
    James G Kahn
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:252-8. 2010
    ..We examine various m-health applications and define the risks and benefits of each. We find positive examples but little solid evaluation of clinical or economic performance, which highlights the need for such evaluation...
  14. ncbi request reprint HIV prevention before HAART in sub-Saharan Africa
    Elliot Marseille
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, and AIDS Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco, Box 0936, San Francisco CA 94143, USA
    Lancet 359:1851-6. 2002
    ..The findings and recommendations of this analysis pertain to the phasing in of additional HIV-related activities during the current period of improved but inadequate funding...
  15. pmc Reducing infection transmission in solid organ transplantation through donor nucleic acid testing: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    J C Lai
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    Am J Transplant 13:2611-8. 2013
    ..5%. Our analyses provide important data to facilitate the decision to implement HIV and HCV NAT for deceased SOT donors and shape national policy regarding how to reduce infection transmission in SOT...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of prevention referrals for high-risk HIV-negatives in San Francisco
    K S Heumann
    Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley, USA
    AIDS Care 13:637-42. 2001
    ..We conclude that providing HIV prevention referrals to high-risk seronegatives receiving antibody testing imposes significant costs, but has attractive cost-effectiveness when applied to a large high-risk population...
  17. ncbi request reprint Which unruptured cerebral aneurysms should be treated? A cost-utility analysis
    S C Johnston
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0114, USA
    Neurology 52:1806-15. 1999
    ..To determine which unruptured cerebral aneurysms should be treated considering the risks. benefits, and costs...
  18. ncbi request reprint A saga in international HIV policy modeling: preventing mother-to-child HIV transmission
    James G Kahn
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Policy Anal Manage 21:499-505. 2002
  19. doi request reprint The impact of male circumcision on HIV transmission
    Sean M Doyle
    Department of Urology, Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94143 1695, USA
    J Urol 183:21-6. 2010
    ..Adult male circumcision is currently being implemented as an HIV prevention strategy worldwide. We reviewed the literature on adult male circumcision in the prevention of HIV...
  20. ncbi request reprint Two- to sixfold decreased odds of HIV risk behavior associated with use of syringe exchange
    David R Gibson
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento 95817, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 31:237-42. 2002
    ..We conclude that use of the exchange had a substantial protective effect against HIV risk behavior and may have been especially critical for IDUs without other sources of syringes...
  21. pmc Avoiding missed opportunities for immunization in the Central African Republic: potential impact on vaccination coverage
    J G Kahn
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 94109, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 73:47-55. 1995
    ..The method used serves as a valuable adjunct to evaluations of missed opportunities based on exit interviews at health facilities.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  22. ncbi request reprint The effect of health insurance on medical care utilization and implications for insurance expansion: a review of the literature
    Thomas C Buchmueller
    University of California, Irvine, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 62:3-30. 2005
    ..Insurance coverage also increases inpatient utilization for children and adults; for children, there is some evidence that insurance coverage reduces ambulatory care sensitive hospital admissions...
  23. ncbi request reprint The costs and benefits of private sector provision of treatment to HIV-infected employees in Kampala, Uganda
    Elliot Marseille
    Health Strategies International, Orinda, California 94563, USA
    AIDS 20:907-14. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the financial incentives that companies have to treat HIV-infected employees, in a health care services company in Kampala, Uganda...
  24. pmc Effect of race and/or ethnicity in use of antiretrovirals and prophylaxis for opportunistic infection: a review of the literature
    Herminia Palacio
    Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Veterans Affairs Medical Center 152, 2002 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Public Health Rep 117:233-51; discussion 231-2. 2002
    ....
  25. pmc Outputs, cost and efficiency of public sector centres for prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV in Andhra Pradesh, India
    Lalit Dandona
    George Institute for International Health India, Hyderabad, India
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:26. 2008
    ..PMTCT services are mostly provided at public sector government hospitals in India. Systematic data on the cost and efficiency of providing PMTCT services in India are not available readily for further planning...
  26. pmc Cost and efficiency of public sector sexually transmitted infection clinics in Andhra Pradesh, India
    Lalit Dandona
    Health Studies Area, Centre for Human Development, Administrative Staff College of India, Hyderabad, India
    BMC Health Serv Res 5:69. 2005
    ..Data on the cost and efficiency of providing STI services in India are not available to help guide efficient use of public resources for these services...
  27. pmc HIV prevention programmes for female sex workers in Andhra Pradesh, India: outputs, cost and efficiency
    Lalit Dandona
    Health Studies Area, Centre for Human Development, Administrative Staff College of India, Hyderabad, India
    BMC Public Health 5:98. 2005
    ..Systematic data on the outputs, cost and efficiency for HIV prevention programmes for female sex workers in India are not readily available to understand programme functioning and guide efficient use of resources...
  28. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of cotrimoxazole prophylaxis among persons with HIV in Uganda
    Christian Pitter
    Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation, 1140 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 44:336-43. 2007
    ..We assessed the cost-effectiveness of cotrimoxazole prophylaxis for persons living with HIV in rural Uganda...
  29. pmc Public health. Reassessing HIV prevention
    Malcolm Potts
    School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Science 320:749-50. 2008
  30. pmc Changing cost of HIV interventions in the context of scaling-up in India
    Lalit Dandona
    George Institute for International Health India, Hyderabad, India
    AIDS 22:S43-9. 2008
    ..A rapid scaling up of HIV interventions in India is anticipated, but systematic information on how costs of HIV interventions change over time and programme scale is not available to inform planning...
  31. pmc Preventing HIV in injection drug users: choosing the best mix of interventions for the population
    Amy R Wilson
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, MN, USA
    J Urban Health 80:465-81. 2003
    ..Models and analyses such as those presented here may help decision makers adapt individual prevention programs to their own communities and to reallocate resources among programs to reflect the evolution of their own epidemics...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of home-based chlorination and safe water storage in reducing diarrhea among HIV-affected households in rural Uganda
    Ram K Shrestha
    Global AIDS Program, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 20333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 74:884-90. 2006
    ..SWS is an effective intervention whose cost-effectiveness is sensitive to diarrhea-related mortality, diarrhea incidence, and effective clinical management...
  33. pmc Assessing the efficiency of HIV prevention around the world: methods of the PANCEA project
    Elliot Marseille
    Health Serv Res 39:1993-2012. 2004
    ..To develop data collection methods suitable to obtain data to assess the costs, cost-efficiency, and cost-effectiveness of eight types of HIV prevention programs in five countries...