D Mendez

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The potential impact of smoking control policies on future global smoking trends
    David Mendez
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Tob Control 22:46-51. 2013
  2. pmc The impact of declining smoking on radon-related lung cancer in the United States
    David Mendez
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1415 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:310-4. 2011
  3. pmc Setting a challenging yet realistic smoking prevalence target for Healthy People 2020: learning from the California experience
    David Mendez
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:556-9. 2008
  4. pmc Smoking prevalence in 2010: why the healthy people goal is unattainable
    D Mendez
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 90:401-3. 2000
  5. pmc Adult cigarette smoking prevalence: declining as expected (not as desired)
    David Mendez
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:251-2. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of legal and hospital policies on physician response to prenatal substance exposure
    David Mendez
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Matern Child Health J 7:187-96. 2003
  7. pmc Nondaily smokers: who are they?
    Kristen M Hassmiller
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1321-7. 2003
  8. pmc Tobacco control success versus demographic destiny: examining the causes of the low smoking prevalence in California
    Kenneth E Warner
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:268-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint The use of simulation models for the surveillance, justification and understanding of tobacco control policies
    David T Levy
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, University of Baltimore, Potomac, Maryland 20878, USA
    Health Care Manag Sci 5:113-20. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint The financial implications of coverage of smoking cessation treatment by managed care organizations
    Kenneth E Warner
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Inquiry 41:57-69. 2004

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint The potential impact of smoking control policies on future global smoking trends
    David Mendez
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Tob Control 22:46-51. 2013
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  2. pmc The impact of declining smoking on radon-related lung cancer in the United States
    David Mendez
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1415 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:310-4. 2011
    ..We examined the effect of current patterns of smoking rates on future radon-related lung cancer...
  3. pmc Setting a challenging yet realistic smoking prevalence target for Healthy People 2020: learning from the California experience
    David Mendez
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:556-9. 2008
    ..We sought to outline an optimistic yet achievable goal for future US smoking prevalence rates based on empirical evidence reflecting the success of smoking control efforts in California...
  4. pmc Smoking prevalence in 2010: why the healthy people goal is unattainable
    D Mendez
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 90:401-3. 2000
    ..This study examined the changes in smoking initiation and cessation needed to realize the Healthy People 2010 national adult smoking prevalence objective (13%)...
  5. pmc Adult cigarette smoking prevalence: declining as expected (not as desired)
    David Mendez
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:251-2. 2004
    ..Consistent with the logic underlying the model, we conclude that adult smoking prevalence will continue to fall for the foreseeable future, although at a rate approximately half that of the decline experienced during the 1970s and 1980s...
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of legal and hospital policies on physician response to prenatal substance exposure
    David Mendez
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Matern Child Health J 7:187-96. 2003
    ..To determine the influence of a state's legal environment and a hospital's Prenatal Substance Exposure (PSE) protocol on physicians' propensity to respond when prenatal substance exposure is suspected...
  7. pmc Nondaily smokers: who are they?
    Kristen M Hassmiller
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1321-7. 2003
    ..We sought to understand who constitutes the sizable population of nondaily, or some-day (SD), smokers...
  8. pmc Tobacco control success versus demographic destiny: examining the causes of the low smoking prevalence in California
    Kenneth E Warner
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:268-9. 2008
    ..9% for the United States, but 4.1 percentage points higher than California's prevalence of 15.2% in 2005. Tobacco control appears to be a much more important factor than demographics in determining California's low smoking rates...
  9. ncbi request reprint The use of simulation models for the surveillance, justification and understanding of tobacco control policies
    David T Levy
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, University of Baltimore, Potomac, Maryland 20878, USA
    Health Care Manag Sci 5:113-20. 2002
    ..This paper examines the role of simulation models in public policy, and discusses several recent models and limitations of those models...
  10. ncbi request reprint The financial implications of coverage of smoking cessation treatment by managed care organizations
    Kenneth E Warner
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Inquiry 41:57-69. 2004
    ..Quitters gain an average of 7.1 years of life, with a direct coverage cost of dollars 3,417 for each life-year saved. Coverage of cost-effective programs by MCOs should be strongly encouraged...
  11. ncbi request reprint The Promoting Active Communities Program: improvement of Michigan's self-assessment tool
    Katherine Alaimo
    Dept of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Phys Act Health 5:4-18. 2008
    ....

Research Grants3

  1. Modeling the Impact and Costs of Radon Policy for Lung Cancer Control
    David Mendez; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In sum, our work will help to elucidate the relative impact and cost-effectiveness of residential radon remediation strategies versus smoking reductions on radon-related lung cancer in the 21st century. ..