James Lightwood

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The economics of smoking and cardiovascular disease
    James Lightwood
    School of Pharmacy, Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 46:39-78. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Adolescent overweight and future adult coronary heart disease
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    N Engl J Med 357:2371-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparing impact and cost-effectiveness of primary prevention strategies for lipid-lowering
    Mark J Pletcher
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94107, USA
    Ann Intern Med 150:243-54. 2009
  4. doi request reprint The impact of changes in tobacco control funding on healthcare expenditures in California, 2012-2016
    Wendy Max
    Institute for Health and Aging, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Tob Control 22:e10-5. 2013
  5. pmc Health benefits of reducing sugar-sweetened beverage intake in high risk populations of California: results from the cardiovascular disease (CVD) policy model
    Tekeshe A Mekonnen
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations at San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e81723. 2013
  6. pmc Effect of the Arizona tobacco control program on cigarette consumption and healthcare expenditures
    James Lightwood
    University of California, School of Pharmacy, Department of Clinical Pharmacy, 3333 California Street, Suite 420, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Soc Sci Med 72:166-72. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of value-based insurance design with a large retail employer
    Yoona A Kim
    School of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Manag Care 17:682-90. 2011
  8. pmc Forecasting the future economic burden of current adolescent overweight: an estimate of the coronary heart disease policy model
    James Lightwood
    School of Pharmacy, Department of Medicine, University of California, 3333 California St, Suite 420, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:2230-7. 2009

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint The economics of smoking and cardiovascular disease
    James Lightwood
    School of Pharmacy, Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 46:39-78. 2003
    ..Observational studies of the direct medical costs following cessation in those observed to quit show a reduction utilization, but which may occur only after a lag of three to five years...
  2. ncbi request reprint Adolescent overweight and future adult coronary heart disease
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    N Engl J Med 357:2371-9. 2007
    ..The effect of adolescent overweight on future adult coronary heart disease (CHD) is not known...
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparing impact and cost-effectiveness of primary prevention strategies for lipid-lowering
    Mark J Pletcher
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94107, USA
    Ann Intern Med 150:243-54. 2009
    ..Lipid-lowering therapy is costly but effective at reducing coronary heart disease (CHD) risk...
  4. doi request reprint The impact of changes in tobacco control funding on healthcare expenditures in California, 2012-2016
    Wendy Max
    Institute for Health and Aging, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Tob Control 22:e10-5. 2013
    ..This study presents estimates of the impact of changes in California tobacco control funding on healthcare expenditures for 2012-2016 under four funding scenarios...
  5. pmc Health benefits of reducing sugar-sweetened beverage intake in high risk populations of California: results from the cardiovascular disease (CVD) policy model
    Tekeshe A Mekonnen
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations at San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e81723. 2013
    ..Reduction of SSB intake and the potential impact on health outcomes in California and among racial, ethnic, and low-income sub-groups has not been quantified...
  6. pmc Effect of the Arizona tobacco control program on cigarette consumption and healthcare expenditures
    James Lightwood
    University of California, School of Pharmacy, Department of Clinical Pharmacy, 3333 California Street, Suite 420, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Soc Sci Med 72:166-72. 2011
    ..This return on investment, while large, was less than the more aggressive California program, which did not limit its focus to youth and included tobacco industry denomalization messages...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of value-based insurance design with a large retail employer
    Yoona A Kim
    School of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Manag Care 17:682-90. 2011
    ..To measure adherence and assess medical utilization among employees enrolled in a disease management (DM) program offering copayment waivers (value-based insurance design [VBID])...
  8. pmc Forecasting the future economic burden of current adolescent overweight: an estimate of the coronary heart disease policy model
    James Lightwood
    School of Pharmacy, Department of Medicine, University of California, 3333 California St, Suite 420, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:2230-7. 2009
    ..We predicted the future economic burden attributable to high rates of current adolescent overweight...