B C Spillman

Summary

Affiliation: Urban Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint New estimates of lifetime nursing home use: have patterns of use changed?
    Brenda C Spillman
    The Urban Institute, Washington DC 20037, USA
    Med Care 40:965-75. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of longevity on spending for acute and long-term care
    B C Spillman
    Urban Institute, Health Policy Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    N Engl J Med 342:1409-15. 2000
  3. pmc Potential and active family caregivers: changing networks and the "sandwich generation"
    B C Spillman
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
    Milbank Q 78:347-74, table of contents. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Policy implications of an annuity approach to integrating long-term care financing and retirement income
    Brenda C Spillman
    Urban Institute, Washington, D C, USA
    J Aging Health 15:45-73. 2003
  5. pmc Changes in elderly disability rates and the implications for health care utilization and cost
    Brenda C Spillman
    The Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Milbank Q 82:157-94. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Does high caregiver stress predict nursing home entry?
    Brenda C Spillman
    Urban Institute, 2100 M St, N W, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Inquiry 46:140-61. 2009
  7. pmc Potential national and state medical care savings from primary disease prevention
    Barbara A Ormond
    Health Policy Center, The Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:157-64. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Resolving inconsistencies in trends in old-age disability: report from a technical working group
    Vicki A Freedman
    Polisher Research Institute, Madlyn and Leonard Abramson Center for Jewish Life, North Wales, PA 19454, USA
    Demography 41:417-41. 2004
  9. pmc Promoting declines in the prevalence of late-life disability: comparisons of three potentially high-impact interventions
    Vicki A Freedman
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Milbank Q 84:493-520. 2006

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint New estimates of lifetime nursing home use: have patterns of use changed?
    Brenda C Spillman
    The Urban Institute, Washington DC 20037, USA
    Med Care 40:965-75. 2002
    ..It is important to understand patterns of lifetime nursing home use and their implications for public and private payers. We provide new lifetime nursing home use estimates, project future use, and discuss cost implications...
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of longevity on spending for acute and long-term care
    B C Spillman
    Urban Institute, Health Policy Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    N Engl J Med 342:1409-15. 2000
    ..We estimated total expenditures for acute and long-term care from the age of 65 years until death and in the last two years of life...
  3. pmc Potential and active family caregivers: changing networks and the "sandwich generation"
    B C Spillman
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
    Milbank Q 78:347-74, table of contents. 2000
    ..The competing demands confronting these caregivers and the higher disability levels among care recipients probably contributed to the growing pattern of reliance on formal care, a situation that is likely to continue...
  4. ncbi request reprint Policy implications of an annuity approach to integrating long-term care financing and retirement income
    Brenda C Spillman
    Urban Institute, Washington, D C, USA
    J Aging Health 15:45-73. 2003
    ..Public policy should avoid the distortion of choices created by focusing exclusively on an insurance model...
  5. pmc Changes in elderly disability rates and the implications for health care utilization and cost
    Brenda C Spillman
    The Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Milbank Q 82:157-94. 2004
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  6. ncbi request reprint Does high caregiver stress predict nursing home entry?
    Brenda C Spillman
    Urban Institute, 2100 M St, N W, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Inquiry 46:140-61. 2009
    ..We conclude that initiatives to reduce caregiver stress hold promise as a strategy to avoid or defer nursing home entry...
  7. pmc Potential national and state medical care savings from primary disease prevention
    Barbara A Ormond
    Health Policy Center, The Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:157-64. 2011
    ..We estimated national and state-level potential medical care cost savings achievable through modest reductions in the prevalence of several diseases associated with the same lifestyle-related risk factors...
  8. ncbi request reprint Resolving inconsistencies in trends in old-age disability: report from a technical working group
    Vicki A Freedman
    Polisher Research Institute, Madlyn and Leonard Abramson Center for Jewish Life, North Wales, PA 19454, USA
    Demography 41:417-41. 2004
    ..The implications of the findings for policy, national survey efforts, and further research are discussed...
  9. pmc Promoting declines in the prevalence of late-life disability: comparisons of three potentially high-impact interventions
    Vicki A Freedman
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Milbank Q 84:493-520. 2006
    ..Additional research is needed to evaluate longer-term outcomes of interventions, including effects on length and quality of life...