Affiliation: Altarum Institute
- Prevalence trends for three common medical conditions: treated and untreatedCharles Roehrig
Charles Roehrig is vice president and director of the Center for Sustainable Health Spending at the Altarum Institute, in Ann Arbor, Michigan
Health Aff (Millwood) 34:1320-3. 2015..For example, treated diabetes prevalence was less than half of true prevalence in 1999-2000. Over the ensuing twelve years, the rate of increase in treated prevalence was more than 50 percent higher than that of true prevalence. ..
- National health spending by medical condition, 1996-2005Charles Roehrig
Altarum Institute in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 28:w358-67. 2009..Spending growth rates were lowest for lung cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, pneumonia, coronary heart disease, and stroke, perhaps reflecting benefits of preventive care...
- The growth in cost per case explains far more of US health spending increases than rising disease prevalenceCharles S Roehrig
Center for Sustainable Health Spending at the Altarum Institute, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 30:1657-63. 2011..We conclude that efforts to curb health spending should focus more on reining in cost per case...
- Tradeoffs in cardiovascular disease prevention, treatment, and researchGeorge Miller
Altarum Institute, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
Health Care Manag Sci 16:87-100. 2013..e., the spending mix that maximizes the overall QALYs achieved) would, indeed, shift spending from treatment to prevention...
- Quantifying national spending on wellness and preventionGeorge Miller
Altarum Institute, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Adv Health Econ Health Serv Res 19:1-24. 2008..We estimate national health expenditures on prevention using precise definitions, a transparent methodology, and a subdivision of the estimates into components to aid researchers in applying their own concepts of prevention activities...