James Lightwood

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The effect of the California tobacco control program on smoking prevalence, cigarette consumption, and healthcare costs: 1989-2008
    James Lightwood
    School of Pharmacy and Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e47145. 2013
  2. 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
  3. pmc Declines in acute myocardial infarction after smoke-free laws and individual risk attributable to secondhand smoke
    James M Lightwood
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of California, 3333 California St, Suite 420, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Circulation 120:1373-9. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Coronary heart disease attributable to passive smoking: CHD Policy Model
    James M Lightwood
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:13-20. 2009
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the packaging and labeling of Target ClearRx with conventional prescription drug packaging and labeling
    R William Soller
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0622, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 47:484-90. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of bupropion, nortriptyline, and psychological intervention in smoking cessation
    Sharon M Hall
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 32:381-92. 2005

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc The effect of the California tobacco control program on smoking prevalence, cigarette consumption, and healthcare costs: 1989-2008
    James Lightwood
    School of Pharmacy and Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e47145. 2013
    ..The results are used to calculate new estimates of the effect of the California Tobacco Program...
  2. 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...
  3. pmc Declines in acute myocardial infarction after smoke-free laws and individual risk attributable to secondhand smoke
    James M Lightwood
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of California, 3333 California St, Suite 420, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Circulation 120:1373-9. 2009
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Coronary heart disease attributable to passive smoking: CHD Policy Model
    James M Lightwood
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:13-20. 2009
    ..Passive smoking is a major risk factor for coronary heart disease (CHD), and existing estimates are out of date due to recent and substantial changes in the level of exposure...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the packaging and labeling of Target ClearRx with conventional prescription drug packaging and labeling
    R William Soller
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0622, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 47:484-90. 2007
    ..To compare consumer preferences for Target pharmacy's clearrx packaging and labeling with conventional prescription drug packaging and labeling...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of bupropion, nortriptyline, and psychological intervention in smoking cessation
    Sharon M Hall
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 32:381-92. 2005
    ..Prospective investigations of the cost and cost-effectiveness of psychological and pharmacological intervention, using adequate sample sizes, are warranted...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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])...
  14. pmc Projected effect of dietary salt reductions on future cardiovascular disease
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:590-9. 2010
    ..The U.S. diet is high in salt, with the majority coming from processed foods. Reducing dietary salt is a potentially important target for the improvement of public health...
  15. pmc Effect of the California tobacco control program on personal health care expenditures
    James M Lightwood
    Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS Med 5:e178. 2008
    ..We investigate the effect of California's large-scale tobacco control program on aggregate personal health care expenditures in the state...
  16. doi request reprint Black box warning contraindicated comedications: concordance among three major drug interaction screening programs
    Lorraine M Wang
    San Francisco Veterans Administration Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 44:28-34. 2010
    ..Some black box warnings recommend against coadministration of specific medications due to an increased risk for serious, perhaps life-threatening, effects...