Su Ying Liang
Affiliation: University of California
- User characteristics and out-of-pocket expenditures for progestin-only versus combined oral contraceptivesSu Ying Liang
UCSF Center for Translational and Policy Research in Personalized Medicine TRANSPERS Center, Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Contraception 86:666-72. 2012....
- Tradeoffs of using administrative claims and medical records to identify the use of personalized medicine for patients with breast cancerSu Ying Liang
Department of Clinical Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Med Care 49:e1-8. 2011..Administrative claims and medical records are important data sources to examine healthcare utilization and outcomes. Little is known about identifying personalized medicine technologies in these sources...
- Rates and predictors of colorectal cancer screeningSu Ying Liang
School of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California St, Suite 420, Box 0613, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 3:A117. 2006....
- Women's out-of-pocket expenditures and dispensing patterns for oral contraceptive pills between 1996 and 2006Su Ying Liang
Department of Clinical Pharmacy, UCSF Center for Translational and Policy Research in Personalized Medicine TRANSPERS Center, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Contraception 83:528-36. 2011..Little is known about the out-of-pocket expenditures and dispensing patterns for oral contraceptive pills (OCPs), factors associated with these outcomes and whether they change over time...
- Are gatekeeper requirements associated with cancer screening utilization?Kathryn A Phillips
School of Pharmacy, Institute of Health Policy Studies, UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
Health Serv Res 39:153-78. 2004..Our objective was to examine whether gatekeeper requirements are associated with the utilization of cancer screening for breast, cervical, and prostate cancer...
- Moving beyond the typologies of managed care: the example of health plan predictors of screening mammographySherilyn Tye
School of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
Health Serv Res 39:179-206. 2004..To develop a framework of factors to characterize health plans, to identify how plan characteristics were measured in a national survey, and to apply our findings to an analysis of the predictors of screening mammography...
- Variation in screening mammography and Papanicolaou smear by primary care physician specialty and gatekeeper plan (United States)David A Haggstrom
San Francisco General Hospital, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
Cancer Causes Control 15:883-92. 2004..To assess whether the specialty of a patient's primary care physician or being part of a gatekeeper plan influence breast and cervical cancer screening...
- Does patient cost sharing matter? Its impact on recommended versus controversial cancer screening servicesSu Ying Liang
University of California, 3333 California St, Suite 420, Box 0613, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Am J Manag Care 10:99-107. 2004....
- Trends in colonoscopy for colorectal cancer screeningKathryn A Phillips
University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Med Care 45:160-7. 2007..A major health priority is to increase colorectal cancer screening, and colonoscopy has become an increasingly important method of screening. The Medicare program began coverage for colonoscopy for average risk individuals in 2001...
- Genomic testing and therapies for breast cancer in clinical practiceJennifer S Haas
Brigham and Women s Hospital Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY and Aetna, Hartford, CT
J Oncol Pract 7:e1s-7s. 2011....
- Out-of-pocket expenditures for oral contraceptives and number of packs per purchaseKathryn A Phillips
School of Pharmacy and the Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, USA
J Am Med Womens Assoc 59:36-42. 2004..This study used nationally representative data to examine the out-of-pocket costs of OCPs and whether women obtain more than 1 pack per purchase...
- Measuring managed care and its environment using national surveys: a review and assessmentSu Ying Liang
University of California, San Francisco, USA
Med Care Res Rev 63:9S-36S. 2006....
- Clinical practice patterns and cost effectiveness of human epidermal growth receptor 2 testing strategies in breast cancer patientsKathryn A Phillips
Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0613, USA
Cancer 115:5166-74. 2009..Human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2) testing to target trastuzumab for patients with breast cancer provides insights into the evidence needed for emerging testing technologies...
- Effect of managed care insurance on the use of preventive care for specific ethnic groups in the United StatesJennifer S Haas
Institute for Health Policy Studies, Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, CA, USA
Med Care 40:743-51. 2002..Despite the broad implementation of managed care, there is little information that specifically addresses how this type of coverage may affect ethnic disparities...
- Prescription drug dispensing limits and patternsKathryn A Phillips
Health Economics and Health Services Research, School of Pharmacy, Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
Manag Care Interface 18:41-6. 2005..Prescription dispensing patterns may have important influences on adherence, therapeutic and preventive health outcomes, and costs. This study examined dispensing patterns for five drug classes commonly prescribed for chronic conditions...
- Willingness to recommend a health plan: who is dissatisfied and what don't they like?Julie A Sakowski
Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco, Calif, USA
Am J Manag Care 10:393-400. 2004....
- Acculturation and colorectal cancer screening among older Latino adults: differential associations by national originAimee Afable-Munsuz
Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, 3333 California Street, Box 0856, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
J Gen Intern Med 24:963-70. 2009..Although modest improvements in colorectal cancer (CRC) screening utilization have occurred, rates remain low among Latinos. It is unclear whether acculturation plays a role in the utilization of CRC screening...
- Challenges to the translation of genomic information into clinical practice and health policy: Utilization, preferences and economic valueKathryn A Phillips
University of California at San Francisco, Department of Clinical Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, Institute for Health Policy Studies, and UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA 94143 USA
Curr Opin Mol Ther 10:260-6. 2008..Major challenges include a lack of linked data, the need for relevant research frameworks and methodologies, and the clinical complexities of genomic-based diagnostics and treatment...
- The effect of area HMO market share on cancer screeningLaurence C Baker
Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
Health Serv Res 39:1751-72. 2004..We examine the relationship between area managed care activity and screening for breast, cervical, and prostate cancer among patients enrolled in more managed care plans and patients who are enrolled in less managed plans...
- Association of regional variation in primary care physicians' colorectal cancer screening recommendations with individual use of colorectal cancer screeningJennifer S Haas
Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02120 1613, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 4:A90. 2007..However, another possible influence, the effect of regional differences in physicians' beliefs and recommendations on screening use, has not been assessed...
- The association of race, socioeconomic status, and health insurance status with the prevalence of overweight among children and adolescentsJennifer S Haas
Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Am J Public Health 93:2105-10. 2003..We examined the effect of race, socioeconomic status, and health insurance status on the prevalence of overweight among children and adolescents...
- Assessing the effects of race and ethnicity on use of complementary and alternative therapies in the USAVerna M Keith
Department of Sociology, Arizona State University, PO Box 874802, Tempe, AZ 85287 4802, USA
Ethn Health 10:19-32. 2005..To investigate the use of alternative therapies among different racial/ethnic groups in the USA. Specifically, we examined whether alternative medicine use differs for working aged whites, Asian Americans, African Americans, and Hispanics...
- Variation in access to health care for different racial/ethnic groups by the racial/ethnic composition of an individual's county of residenceJennifer S Haas
Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusett 02160, USA
Med Care 42:707-14. 2004....
- The impact of financial incentives on physician productivity in medical groupsDouglas A Conrad
University of Washington, Department of Health Services, Seattle 98195 7660, USA
Health Serv Res 37:885-906. 2002..To estimate the effect of financial incentives in medical groups--both at the level of individual physician and collectively--on individual physician productivity...