W G Manning
Affiliation: University of Chicago
- Outcomes for Medicaid beneficiaries with schizophrenia under a prepaid mental health carve-outW G Manning
Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
J Behav Health Serv Res 26:442-50. 1999..Medicaid beneficiaries with schizophrenia experienced less improvement in mental health status under a carve-out arrangement for mental health care compared to what would have happened under traditional Medicaid...
- Generalized modeling approaches to risk adjustment of skewed outcomes dataWillard G Manning
Harris School of Public Policy Studies, The University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
J Health Econ 24:465-88. 2005..The GGM also provides a potentially more robust alternative estimator to the standard alternatives. An example using inpatient expenditures is also analyzed...
- Estimating log models: to transform or not to transform?W G Manning
Department of Health Studies, Harris School of Public Policy Studies, The University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
J Health Econ 20:461-94. 2001..The paper provides a straightforward algorithm for choosing among the alternative estimators. Even if the estimators considered are consistent, there can be major losses in precision from selecting a less appropriate estimator...
- Health insurance: tradeoffs revisitedW G Manning
Department of Health Studies MC 2007, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
J Health Econ 20:289-93. 2001..The comment also deals with other issues raised by Nyman...
- Effects of physician experience on costs and outcomes on an academic general medicine service: results of a trial of hospitalistsDavid Meltzer
Section of General Internal Medicine, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Ann Intern Med 137:866-74. 2002..Hospitalists may decrease costs and improve outcomes in hospitalized patients, but existing evidence is limited and has not identified mechanisms for such effects...
- Relationship of fruit and vegetable consumption in middle-aged men to medicare expenditures in older age: the Chicago Western Electric StudyMartha L Daviglus
Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 105:1735-44. 2005..High fruit and vegetable intake is associated with lower risk of hypertension, cardiovascular disease, and cancer. Little is known about the relationship of fruit and vegetable intake to health care expenditures...
- Issues for the next generation of health care cost analysesAnirban Basu
Department of Medicine, Center for Health and the Social Sciences, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Med Care 47:S109-14. 2009..The field continues to develop new approaches and to evaluate the performance of the existing ones...
- Estimating lifetime or episode-of-illness costs under censoringAnirban Basu
Section of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine, and Center for Health and the Social Sciences, University of Chicago, 5841 So Maryland Ave, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Health Econ 19:1010-28. 2010..We find our estimator to be unbiased and also more efficient for these designs. We apply our method and compare it with the IPW method using data from the Medicare-SEER files on prostate cancer...
- One-hour postload plasma glucose in middle age and Medicare expenditures in older age among nondiabetic men and women: the Chicago Heart Association Detection Project in IndustryKiang Liu
Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Diabetes Care 28:1057-62. 2005....
- Cardiovascular risk profile earlier in life and Medicare costs in the last year of lifeMartha L Daviglus
Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwesten University, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
Arch Intern Med 165:1028-34. 2005..However, it is unknown whether cardiovascular risk profile earlier in life influences health care costs in the last year of life. This study addresses this question...
- Comparing alternative models: log vs Cox proportional hazard?Anirban Basu
Harris School of Public Policy, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Health Econ 13:749-65. 2004..We find that the proportional hazard assumption is an essential requirement to obtain consistent estimate of the E(y|x) using the Cox model...
- Improving risk adjustment for Medicare capitated reimbursement using nonlinear modelsPeter J Veazie
Department of Health Services Administration, University of Florida, Gainesville 32610, USA
Med Care 41:741-52. 2003..This article compares a linear risk-adjusted model of medical expenditures for Medicare patients with a model that explicitly account for skewness in distribution of expenditures...
- HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH TRAINING PROGRAMWillard Manning; Fiscal Year: 2007..Individuals completing the program will have the background and training to undertake academic careers applying their chosen discipline or clinical specialty to health services research. ..