Mark G Shrime

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Task-sharing or public finance for the expansion of surgical access in rural Ethiopia: an extended cost-effectiveness analysis
    Mark G Shrime
    Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA, Office of Global Surgery, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA, USA
    Health Policy Plan 31:706-16. 2016
  2. pmc Charitable platforms in global surgery: a systematic review of their effectiveness, cost-effectiveness, sustainability, and role training
    Mark G Shrime
    Harvard Interfaculty Initiative in Health Policy, 14 Story Street, 4th Floor, Cambridge, MA, 02138, USA
    World J Surg 39:10-20. 2015
  3. doi request reprint The impact of adjuvant radiotherapy on survival in T1-2N1 squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity
    Mark G Shrime
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck SurgerySurgery Surgical Oncology, University Health Network, Princess Margaret Hospital, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:225-8. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Flavonoid-rich cocoa consumption affects multiple cardiovascular risk factors in a meta-analysis of short-term studies
    Mark G Shrime
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Nutr 141:1982-8. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Financial contribution to global surgery: an analysis of 160 international charitable organisations
    Lily A Gutnik
    Department of Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA UNC Project Malawi, Lilongwe, Malawi Center for Surgery and Public Health, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Lancet 385:S52. 2015
  6. doi request reprint Health gains and financial risk protection afforded by public financing of selected interventions in Ethiopia: an extended cost-effectiveness analysis
    Stéphane Verguet
    Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Lancet Glob Health 3:e288-96. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Outcomes of squamous cell cancer of the oral tongue managed at the Princess Margaret Hospital
    David P Goldstein
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Surgical Oncology, Wharton Head and Neck Program, University Health Network, Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Head Neck 35:632-41. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Funding flows to global surgery: an analysis of contributions from the USA
    Lily A Gutnik
    Department of Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA UNC Project Malawi, Lilongwe, Malawi Center for Surgery and Public Health, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Lancet 385:S51. 2015
  9. pmc Global access to surgical care: a modelling study
    Blake C Alkire
    Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, USA
    Lancet Glob Health 3:e316-23. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Cost-Effectiveness in Global Surgery: Pearls, Pitfalls, and a Checklist
    Mark G Shrime
    Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    World J Surg . 2017

Collaborators

  • Patrick J Gullane
  • Ali Salim
  • Rajan S Patel
  • David P Goldstein
  • Adil H Haider
  • John G Meara
  • Blake C Alkire
  • Lily A Gutnik
  • Stéphane Verguet
  • Matthew R Naunheim
  • Gavin Yamey
  • Joshua S Ng-Kamstra
  • Benjamin B Massenburg
  • Brian M Lin
  • Rosh K V Sethi
  • John W Scott
  • Allison Silverstein
  • John A Rose
  • Johanna N Riesel
  • Thomas G Weiser
  • Anna J Dare
  • Tarsicio Uribe-Leitz
  • Robert Riviello
  • Stephen W Bickler
  • George Molina
  • Margarita S Ramos
  • Ainhoa Costas-Chavarri
  • Sumedha Arya
  • Thomas C Tsai
  • Saurabh Saluja
  • Kirstie Randall
  • Mussa R Gakwaya
  • Joseph Lule
  • Greta Peterson Wamah
  • Davi L Trotti
  • Elliott D Kozin
  • Mack L Cheney
  • Phillip C Song
  • Hillary E Jenny
  • Ana Glover
  • Ahmad R Sedaghat
  • Brad Weston
  • Michelle White
  • Swagoto Mukhopadhyay
  • Ramon A Franco
  • Melissa Rosen
  • Tino Kreutzer
  • Gary Parker
  • Cheryl K Zogg
  • Benjamin D Sommers
  • Stacey T Gray
  • Nivaldo Alonso
  • Rachel A Nugent
  • Dean T Jamison
  • Meera Kotagal
  • Carol E Levin
  • Nobhojit Roy
  • Margaret E Kruk
  • Joseph B Babigumira
  • Micaela Esquivel
  • Sarah L M Greenberg
  • Solomon Tessema Memirie
  • Nakul P Raykar
  • Kjell Arne Johansson
  • Jeremy A Lauer
  • David A Watkins
  • Paul E Farmer
  • Zachary D Olson
  • Clint Pecenka
  • Dawit Desalegn
  • Joseph Dielman
  • Cameron T Nutt

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Task-sharing or public finance for the expansion of surgical access in rural Ethiopia: an extended cost-effectiveness analysis
    Mark G Shrime
    Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA, Office of Global Surgery, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA, USA
    Health Policy Plan 31:706-16. 2016
    ..Adding travel vouchers removed the impoverishing effects of a policy but decreased the health benefit that could be bought per dollar spent. These results were robust to sensitivity analyses. ..
  2. pmc Charitable platforms in global surgery: a systematic review of their effectiveness, cost-effectiveness, sustainability, and role training
    Mark G Shrime
    Harvard Interfaculty Initiative in Health Policy, 14 Story Street, 4th Floor, Cambridge, MA, 02138, USA
    World J Surg 39:10-20. 2015
    ..Systematic reviews of these platforms, across regions and across disease conditions, have not been performed...
  3. doi request reprint The impact of adjuvant radiotherapy on survival in T1-2N1 squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity
    Mark G Shrime
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck SurgerySurgery Surgical Oncology, University Health Network, Princess Margaret Hospital, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:225-8. 2010
    ..To evaluate the survival impact of postoperative radiation therapy (RT) in patients with early T stage (T1-2) oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma (OCSCC) and a single positive lymph node...
  4. doi request reprint Flavonoid-rich cocoa consumption affects multiple cardiovascular risk factors in a meta-analysis of short-term studies
    Mark G Shrime
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Nutr 141:1982-8. 2011
    ..06). FRC consumption significantly improves blood pressure, insulin resistance, lipid profiles, and FMD. These short-term benefits warrant larger long-term investigations into the cardioprotective role of FRC...
  5. doi request reprint Financial contribution to global surgery: an analysis of 160 international charitable organisations
    Lily A Gutnik
    Department of Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA UNC Project Malawi, Lilongwe, Malawi Center for Surgery and Public Health, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Lancet 385:S52. 2015
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  6. doi request reprint Health gains and financial risk protection afforded by public financing of selected interventions in Ethiopia: an extended cost-effectiveness analysis
    Stéphane Verguet
    Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Lancet Glob Health 3:e288-96. 2015
    ..We aimed to evaluate the health and financial risk protection benefits of selected interventions that could be publicly financed by the government of Ethiopia...
  7. doi request reprint Outcomes of squamous cell cancer of the oral tongue managed at the Princess Margaret Hospital
    David P Goldstein
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Surgical Oncology, Wharton Head and Neck Program, University Health Network, Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Head Neck 35:632-41. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze the outcomes and treatment in patients with squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the oral tongue, as well as validate previously reported predictors of survival...
  8. doi request reprint Funding flows to global surgery: an analysis of contributions from the USA
    Lily A Gutnik
    Department of Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA UNC Project Malawi, Lilongwe, Malawi Center for Surgery and Public Health, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Lancet 385:S51. 2015
    ..We aimed to describe external funds given to these efforts from the USA, the world's largest donor nation...
  9. pmc Global access to surgical care: a modelling study
    Blake C Alkire
    Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, USA
    Lancet Glob Health 3:e316-23. 2015
    ..We aimed to estimate the number of individuals worldwide without access to surgical services as defined by the Commission's vision...
  10. doi request reprint Cost-Effectiveness in Global Surgery: Pearls, Pitfalls, and a Checklist
    Mark G Shrime
    Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    World J Surg . 2017
    ..However, with the crescendo of cost-effectiveness analyses in global surgery has come vast disparities in methodology, with only 15% of studies adhering to published guidelines. This has led to results that have varied up to 150-fold...
  11. doi request reprint How much surgery is enough? Aligning surgical delivery with best-performing health systems
    Mark G Shrime
    Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Office of Global Surgery, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA, USA Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Lancet 385:S13. 2015
    ..We attempted to determine the amount of surgery that would be delivered worldwide, if the world aligned itself with countries providing the best health outcomes...
  12. doi request reprint Surgical Non-governmental Organizations: Global Surgery's Unknown Nonprofit Sector
    Joshua S Ng-Kamstra
    Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Harvard Medical School, 641 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    World J Surg 40:1823-41. 2016
    ..We aimed to create such a database using web-available data...
  13. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic Versus Open Cholecystectomy: A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis at Rwanda Military Hospital
    Allison Silverstein
    Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Harvard Medical School, 641 Huntington Ave 411, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    World J Surg . 2016
    ..However, there persists a lack of uptake in low- and middle-income countries. Thus, there is a need to evaluate laparoscopic cholecystectomy in comparison with an open approach in these settings...
  14. ncbi request reprint Barriers to Cleft Lip and Palate Repair Around the World
    Benjamin B Massenburg
    Department of Medical Education, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Harvard Medical School Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA Department of Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY Department of Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear, Boston, MA Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Craniofac Surg 27:1741-1745. 2016
    ..This study aims to analyze worldwide provider-perceived barriers to the surgical repair of CLP in low- and middle-income countries...
  15. doi request reprint Surgical management of bilateral vocal fold paralysis: A cost-effectiveness comparison of two treatments
    Matthew R Naunheim
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts, U S A
    Laryngoscope . 2016
    ..However, the costs and quality-of-life benefits of endoscopic management have not been examined with formal economic analysis. This study undertakes a cost-effectiveness analysis of tracheostomy versus endoscopic management of BVFP...
  16. doi request reprint Variable utilization patterns of computed tomography for rhinosinusitis in emergency departments
    Rosh K V Sethi
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    Laryngoscope . 2016
    ..We aim to: 1) describe sinus CT utilization patterns, and 2) identify predictors of use. We hypothesize that patient symptoms, socioeconomic factors, and gender may influence the decision to obtain a sinus CT scan...
  17. ncbi request reprint Barriers to Surgical Care and Health Outcomes: A Prospective Study on the Relation Between Wealth, Sex, and Postoperative Complications in the Republic of Congo
    Brian M Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, 243 Charles St, Boston, MA, 02114, USA
    World J Surg . 2016
    ..We examined whether patient demographics predict barriers to care, and the relation between these factors and postoperative complications in a prospective cohort...
  18. doi request reprint Impact of ACA Insurance Coverage Expansion on Perforated Appendix Rates Among Young Adults
    John W Scott
    Center for Surgery and Public Health, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health Program For Global Surgery And Social Change, Harvard Medical School Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department Of Otolaryngology and Office of Global Surgery Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA
    Med Care 54:818-26. 2016
    ..This study aims to assess changes in insurance coverage and perforation rates among young adults with acute appendicitis-an established metric for population-level health care access-after the DCP...
  19. doi request reprint Timing and cost of scaling up surgical services in low-income and middle-income countries from 2012 to 2030: a modelling study
    Stéphane Verguet
    Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Lancet Glob Health 3:S28-37. 2015
    ..We modelled the possible scale-up of surgical services in 88 low-income and middle-income countries with a population greater than 1 million from 2012 to 2030 at various rates and quantified the associated costs...
  20. pmc Catastrophic expenditure to pay for surgery worldwide: a modelling study
    Mark G Shrime
    Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Lancet Glob Health 3:S38-44. 2015
    ....
  21. pmc Half a billion surgical cases: Aligning surgical delivery with best-performing health systems
    Mark G Shrime
    Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Office of Global Surgery, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Electronic address
    Surgery 158:27-32. 2015
    ..This report determines the amount of surgery that would be delivered worldwide if the world aligned itself with countries providing the best health outcomes...