M Kuppermann

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Contributions of hysterectomy and uterus-preserving surgery to health-related quality of life
    Miriam Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 856, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 122:15-25. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Preferences for outcomes associated with decisions to undergo or forgo genetic testing for Lynch syndrome
    Miriam Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Cancer 119:215-25. 2013
  3. pmc Preferences for surveillance strategies for women treated for high-grade precancerous cervical lesions
    M Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Medical Effectiveness Research Center for Diverse Populations, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 118:108-15. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint How do women of diverse backgrounds value prenatal testing outcomes?
    Miriam Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Prenat Diagn 24:424-9. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Predictors of hysterectomy use and satisfaction
    Miriam Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0856, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:543-51. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Beyond race or ethnicity and socioeconomic status: predictors of prenatal testing for Down syndrome
    Miriam Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0856, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:1087-97. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of hysterectomy vs medical treatment on health-related quality of life and sexual functioning: the medicine or surgery (Ms) randomized trial
    Miriam Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0856, USA
    JAMA 291:1447-55. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Attitudes toward prenatal testing and pregnancy termination among a diverse population of parents of children with intellectual disabilities
    Miriam Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0856, USA
    Prenat Diagn 31:1251-8. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Sexual functioning after total compared with supracervical hysterectomy: a randomized trial
    Miriam Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:1309-18. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Computerized prenatal genetic testing decision-assisting tool: a randomized controlled trial
    Miriam Kuppermann
    Departments of Obstetrics, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 113:53-63. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Expanded Prenatal Testing Options and Informed Choice
    Miriam Kuppermann; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. Expanded Prenatal Testing Options and Informed Choice
    Miriam Kuppermann; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Intermediate Outcomes of Hysterectomy and Alternatives
    Miriam Kuppermann; Fiscal Year: 2006
  4. Expanded Prenatal Testing Options and Informed Choice
    Miriam Kuppermann; Fiscal Year: 2009

Detail Information

Publications53

  1. doi request reprint Contributions of hysterectomy and uterus-preserving surgery to health-related quality of life
    Miriam Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 856, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 122:15-25. 2013
    ..To document the long-term effect of surgical interventions for noncancerous uterine conditions on health-related quality of life...
  2. doi request reprint Preferences for outcomes associated with decisions to undergo or forgo genetic testing for Lynch syndrome
    Miriam Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Cancer 119:215-25. 2013
    ..Little is known, however, regarding how patients view the prospect of such testing. In addition, data on preferences (utilities) for the potential outcomes of testing decisions for use in cost-effectiveness analyses are lacking...
  3. pmc Preferences for surveillance strategies for women treated for high-grade precancerous cervical lesions
    M Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Medical Effectiveness Research Center for Diverse Populations, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 118:108-15. 2010
    ..We measured and compared patient preferences (utilities) for scenarios with varying surveillance strategies and outcomes to inform guidelines and cost-effectiveness analyses of post-treatment surveillance options...
  4. ncbi request reprint How do women of diverse backgrounds value prenatal testing outcomes?
    Miriam Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Prenat Diagn 24:424-9. 2004
    ..To describe women's preferences for prenatal testing outcomes and to explore their association with sociodemographic characteristics and attitudes...
  5. doi request reprint Predictors of hysterectomy use and satisfaction
    Miriam Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0856, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:543-51. 2010
    ..To identify static and time-varying sociodemographic, clinical, health-related quality-of-life and attitudinal predictors of use and satisfaction with hysterectomy for noncancerous conditions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Beyond race or ethnicity and socioeconomic status: predictors of prenatal testing for Down syndrome
    Miriam Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0856, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:1087-97. 2006
    ..To identify predictors of prenatal genetic testing decisions and explore whether racial or ethnic and socioeconomic differences are explained by knowledge, attitudes, and preferences...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of hysterectomy vs medical treatment on health-related quality of life and sexual functioning: the medicine or surgery (Ms) randomized trial
    Miriam Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0856, USA
    JAMA 291:1447-55. 2004
    ..Although a quarter of US women undergo elective hysterectomy before menopause, controlled trials that evaluate the benefits and harms are lacking...
  8. doi request reprint Attitudes toward prenatal testing and pregnancy termination among a diverse population of parents of children with intellectual disabilities
    Miriam Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0856, USA
    Prenat Diagn 31:1251-8. 2011
    ..To determine how parents of children with intellectual disabilities view prenatal testing and pregnancy termination for their child's condition...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sexual functioning after total compared with supracervical hysterectomy: a randomized trial
    Miriam Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:1309-18. 2005
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Computerized prenatal genetic testing decision-assisting tool: a randomized controlled trial
    Miriam Kuppermann
    Departments of Obstetrics, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 113:53-63. 2009
    ..We sought to estimate the effect of a computerized, interactive prenatal testing decision tool on prenatal testing decision making...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effect of noncancerous pelvic problems on health-related quality of life and sexual functioning
    Miriam Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0856, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:633-42. 2007
    ..To assess the effect of abnormal uterine bleeding and pelvic pain and pressure on health-related quality of life and sexual functioning and assess treatment satisfaction...
  12. ncbi request reprint Preferences of women facing a prenatal diagnostic choice: long-term outcomes matter most
    M Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0856, USA
    Prenat Diagn 19:711-6. 1999
    ..Furthermore, the substantial variation in utilities we observed suggests that future prenatal testing policies should account for the preferences of the individual woman...
  13. ncbi request reprint Procedure-related miscarriages and Down syndrome-affected births: implications for prenatal testing based on women's preferences
    M Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0856, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 96:511-6. 2000
    ..To determine how pregnant women of varying ages, races, ethnicities, and socioeconomic backgrounds value procedure-related miscarriage and Down-syndrome-affected birth...
  14. ncbi request reprint Can preference scores for discrete states be used to derive preference scores for an entire path of events? An application to prenatal diagnosis
    M Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Med Decis Making 17:42-55. 1997
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Decision analysis of prenatal testing for chromosomal disorders: what do the preferences of pregnant women tell us?
    R A Harris
    Department of Obstetrics, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0856, USA
    Genet Test 5:23-32. 2001
    ..For counseling purposes, how an individual values the presence and timing of fetal chromosomal information should be carefully understood...
  16. pmc Who should be offered prenatal diagnosis? The 35-year-old question
    M Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, San Francisco, CA 94143 0856, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:160-3. 1999
    ..We conclude that guidelines regarding use of prenatal diagnosis account for the preferences of the individual patient as well as for individual risk...
  17. pmc Sexual function and aging in racially and ethnically diverse women
    Alison J Huang
    Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1362-8. 2009
    ..To examine factors influencing sexual activity and functioning in racially and ethnically diverse middle-aged and older women...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cost utility of prenatal diagnosis and the risk-based threshold
    Ryan A Harris
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Lancet 363:276-82. 2004
    ..We aimed to assess the economic validity of thresholds based on age or risk for offering invasive prenatal diagnosis...
  19. pmc The day-to-day impact of urogenital aging: perspectives from racially/ethnically diverse women
    Alison J Huang
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:45-51. 2010
    ..Urogenital symptoms affect up to half of women after menopause, but their impact on women's day-to-day functioning and wellbeing is poorly understood...
  20. ncbi request reprint Predictors of hysterectomy in women with common pelvic problems: a uterine survival analysis
    Lee A Learman
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences and Medical Effectiveness Research Center for Diverse Populations, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:633-41. 2007
    ..We followed a prospective cohort of women with common pelvic problems to determine whether simple clinical characteristics could predict a subsequent hysterectomy...
  21. doi request reprint A community-based study of acne-related health preferences in adolescents
    Cynthia L Chen
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Arch Dermatol 144:988-94. 2008
    ..To examine preferences for acne-related outcomes in adolescents...
  22. ncbi request reprint Assessment of demand for prenatal diagnostic testing using willingness to pay
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0132, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 103:539-45. 2004
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Objective and subjective assessments of socioeconomic status and their relationship to self-rated health in an ethnically diverse sample of pregnant women
    J M Ostrove
    Program in Health Psychology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Health Psychol 19:613-8. 2000
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Oophorectomy vs ovarian conservation with hysterectomy: cardiovascular disease, hip fracture, and cancer in the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study
    Vanessa L Jacoby
    Departments of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:760-8. 2011
    ..Elective bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy (BSO) is routinely performed with hysterectomy for benign conditions despite conflicting data on long-term outcomes...
  25. doi request reprint Tamoxifen for breast cancer risk reduction: impact of alternative approaches to quality-of-life adjustment on cost-effectiveness analysis
    Joy Melnikow
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Med Care 46:946-53. 2008
    ..In cost-effectiveness analysis (CEA), the effects of health-care interventions on multiple health dimensions typically require consideration of both quantity and quality of life...
  26. pmc Race/Ethnicity and pregnancy decision making: the role of fatalism and subjective social standing
    Allison S Bryant
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0132, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:1195-200. 2010
    ..Rates of unintended pregnancy in the United States differ by race and ethnicity. We examined whether these differences might be explained by maternal fatalism and subjective social standing...
  27. doi request reprint Factors associated with undergoing bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy at the time of hysterectomy for benign conditions
    Vanessa L Jacoby
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 113:1259-67. 2009
    ..To identify possible factors associated with undergoing bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy (BSO) at the time of hysterectomy among women with benign conditions...
  28. doi request reprint Quality and equality in obstetric care: racial and ethnic differences in caesarean section delivery rates
    Allison S Bryant
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0132, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 23:454-62. 2009
    ..Disparities in risk-adjusted CS should be considered as a quality metric for obstetric care, whether at the national, state, hospital or provider level...
  29. ncbi request reprint Social and familial context of prenatal genetic testing decisions: are there racial/ethnic differences?
    Lee A Learman
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 119:19-26. 2003
    ..However, substantial variation within groups and overlap between groups suggest that racial/ethnic differences play a small role in the social and familial context of prenatal genetic testing decisions...
  30. ncbi request reprint Oophorectomy in premenopausal women: health-related quality of life and sexual functioning
    Vanessa Teplin
    Veterans Administration Medical Center, 4150 Clement Street, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:347-54. 2007
    ..To compare health-related quality-of-life outcomes and sexual functioning among premenopausal women who underwent bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy (BSO) versus ovarian conservation at the time of hysterectomy...
  31. ncbi request reprint Hysterectomy versus expanded medical treatment for abnormal uterine bleeding: clinical outcomes in the medicine or surgery trial
    Lee A Learman
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 103:824-33. 2004
    ..To compare clinical outcomes after randomization to hysterectomy versus medical treatment in patients with chronic abnormal uterine bleeding refractory to medroxyprogesterone acetate...
  32. ncbi request reprint Resource use for total and supracervical hysterectomies: results of a randomized trial
    Jonathan Showstack
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94118 1944, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 103:834-41. 2004
    ..We report here an analysis of 24-month resource use by patients in this trial...
  33. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in benign gynecologic conditions and associated surgeries
    Vanessa L Jacoby
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:514-21. 2010
    ..Further research is needed to better define racial and ethnic differences in these conditions and to examine the complex mechanisms that may result in associated health disparities...
  34. ncbi request reprint Abortion attitudes of pregnant women in prenatal care
    Lee A Learman
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:1939-45; discussion 1945-7. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to describe abortion attitudes in a diverse cohort of pregnant women enrolled in prenatal care...
  35. ncbi request reprint Prenatal testing guidelines: time for a new approach
    Miriam Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0856, USA
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 60:6-10. 2005
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Management of the low-grade abnormal Pap smear: What are women's preferences?
    Joy Melnikow
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento 95817, USA
    J Fam Pract 51:849-55. 2002
    ..To evaluate preferences among ethnically diverse women for the management of a low-grade abnormal Pap smear result: early colposcopy or observation with repeat Pap smears...
  37. doi request reprint Perceived risk of prenatal diagnostic procedure-related miscarriage and Down syndrome among pregnant women
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:333.e1-8. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to identify correlates of perceived risk of carrying a Down syndrome-affected fetus or experiencing a procedure-related miscarriage among a diverse group of pregnant women...
  38. ncbi request reprint Sleep problems and their correlates in a working population
    M Kuppermann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco 94120, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 10:25-32. 1995
    ..A single question about sleep problems may serve as an effective screen for identifying primary care patients with mental health problems, as well as underlying sleep disorders...
  39. ncbi request reprint Nuchal translucency and first trimester biochemical markers for down syndrome screening: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Aaron B Caughey
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:1239-45. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to perform a cost-effectiveness analysis that compared the first- and second- trimester screening tools for Down syndrome...
  40. ncbi request reprint Patient willingness to participate in a clinical trial with preimplantation genetic diagnosis
    Lora K Shahine
    University of California at San Francisco, Department of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, San Francisco, California, USA
    Fertil Steril 89:879-84. 2008
    ..To investigate patients' interest in preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) as a method for aneuploidy screening and their willingness to participate in a clinical trial using PGD...
  41. ncbi request reprint Recruitment strategies for minority participation: challenges and cost lessons from the POWER interview
    Janet Fulton Keyzer
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:395-406. 2005
    ..The importance of recruiting and retaining women from diverse populations is well recognized; however, the recruitment process often presents greater challenges at higher costs than initially anticipated...
  42. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of medical treatment versus hysterectomy for abnormal uterine bleeding: resource use in the Medicine or Surgery (Ms) trial
    Jonathan Showstack
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:332-8. 2006
    ..This study was undertaken to compare resource use outcomes for participants in the Medicine or Surgery (Ms) randomized trial...
  43. doi request reprint Development and validation of a sexual functioning measure for use in diverse women's health outcome studies
    Lee A Learman
    Department of Obstetrics, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:710.e1-8; discussion 710.e8-9. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to evaluate the psychometric properties of the Sexual Health Outcomes in Women Questionnaire (SHOW-Q)...
  44. doi request reprint Surveillance after treatment for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia: outcomes, costs, and cost-effectiveness
    Joy Melnikow
    Department of Economics, Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, University of California, Davis, California 95817, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:1158-70. 2010
    ..To estimate outcomes and costs of surveillance strategies after treatment for high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN)...
  45. ncbi request reprint "I'm going to die of something anyway": women's perceptions of tamoxifen for breast cancer risk reduction
    Debora A Paterniti
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:365-72. 2005
    ..To investigate how ethnically diverse women who are eligible for tamoxifen prophylaxis because of their breast cancer risk decide about tamoxifen use for risk reduction...
  46. doi request reprint The effect of ultralow-dose transdermal estradiol on sexual function in postmenopausal women
    Alison Huang
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:265.e1-7. 2008
    ..This study was undertaken to examine the effect of ultralow-dose transdermal estradiol on sexual function in postmenopausal women...
  47. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of prenatal testing for birth defects among rural Latinas
    Courtney Griffiths
    Lucile Packard Children s Hospital, Stanford University Hospital and Clinics, Stanford, CA, USA
    Matern Child Health J 12:34-42. 2008
    ..Educational efforts and counseling should include clear communication regarding the goals of prenatal screening programs to help these women make informed testing decisions that are reflective of their values and preferences...
  48. ncbi request reprint Preferences of Women Evaluating Risks of Tamoxifen (POWER) study of preferences for tamoxifen for breast cancer risk reduction
    Joy Melnikow
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Cancer 103:1996-2005. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to understand the attitudes and preferences of risk-eligible women regarding use of tamoxifen for breast cancer risk reduction...
  49. ncbi request reprint Medicine or Surgery (Ms): a randomized clinical trial comparing hysterectomy and medical treatment in premenopausal women with abnormal uterine bleeding
    R Edward Varner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 619 South 19th Street, NHB 219, Birmingham, AL 35249 7333, USA
    Control Clin Trials 25:104-18. 2004
    ..02) and a greater prevalence of incontinence (44% vs. 16%; p=0.046). Although recruitment was difficult, we have completed enrollment in a randomized clinical trial comparing surgical and medical treatments for abnormal uterine bleeding...
  50. ncbi request reprint Risks, values, and decision making surrounding pregnancy
    Anne Drapkin Lyerly
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Trent Center for Bioethics, Humanities, and History of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:979-84. 2007
    ..These tendencies in the perception, communication, and management of risk can lead to care that is neither evidence-based nor patient-centered, often to the detriment of both women and infants...
  51. pmc Mode of delivery: toward responsible inclusion of patient preferences
    Margaret Olivia Little
    Georgetown University, Washington DC 20057, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:913-8. 2008
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Chemoprevention: drug pricing and mortality: the case of tamoxifen
    Joy Melnikow
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Cancer 107:950-8. 2006
    ..Tamoxifen is a prototypic cancer chemopreventive agent, yet clinical trials have not evaluated its effect on mortality or the impact of drug pricing on its cost-effectiveness...
  53. ncbi request reprint Conservative versus aggressive follow up of mildly abnormal Pap smears: testing for process utility
    Stephen Birch
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Health Econ 12:879-84. 2003
    ..We also found that relative preferences among different processes may depend on the particular circumstances or pathologies being considered...

Research Grants11

  1. Expanded Prenatal Testing Options and Informed Choice
    Miriam Kuppermann; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In short, this study will generate a useful decision-assisting tool and provide information for use in designing cost-effective testing programs that allow for variation in preferences. ..
  2. Expanded Prenatal Testing Options and Informed Choice
    Miriam Kuppermann; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In short, this study will generate a useful decision-assisting tool and provide information for use in designing cost-effective testing programs that allow for variation in preferences. ..
  3. Intermediate Outcomes of Hysterectomy and Alternatives
    Miriam Kuppermann; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  4. Expanded Prenatal Testing Options and Informed Choice
    Miriam Kuppermann; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In short, this study will generate a useful decision-assisting tool and provide information for use in designing cost-effective testing programs that allow for variation in preferences. ..