Affiliation: Harvard University
- Decomposing differences in utilization of health services between depressed and non-depressed elders in EuropeKeren Ladin
Interfaculty Initiative on Health Policy, Harvard University, 14 Story St, 4th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
Eur J Ageing 9:51-64. 2012..Hospitalization among depressed adults was twice that of non-depressed adults. Policies aimed at improving adherence and improving disease management among depressed adults should be explored...
- Mental health of aging immigrants and native-born men across 11 European countriesKeren Ladin
Program in Health Policy, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 68:298-309. 2013..We examine whether older immigrants exhibit a mental advantage and whether factors believed to underlie immigrant vulnerability explain disparities...
- Risk of late-life depression across 10 European Union countries: deconstructing the education effectKeren Ladin
Harvard School of Public Health Mannheim Research Institute for the Economics of Aging MEA, Universität Mannheim, 68131 Mannheim, Germany
J Aging Health 20:653-70. 2008..Assess influence of education and noneducation-based measures of socioeconomic status on depression, illuminating the cumulative and income-adjusted effects cross-nationally...
- Framing disparities along the continuum of care from chronic kidney disease to transplantation: barriers and interventionsK Ladin
Transplant Institute and Center for Transplant Outcomes and Quality Improvement at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Am J Transplant 9:669-74. 2009....
- Exploring the relationship between absolute and relative position and late-life depression: evidence from 10 European countriesKeren Ladin
Transplant Institute, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 110 Francis Street, LMOB 7th Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Gerontologist 50:48-59. 2010..Socioeconomic inequality has been associated with higher levels of morbidity and mortality. This study explores the role of absolute and relative deprivation in predicting late-life depression on both individual and country levels...
- Understanding disparities in transplantation: do social networks provide the missing clue?K Ladin
Transplant Institute and Center for Transplant Outcomes and Quality Improvement at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Am J Transplant 10:472-6. 2010..This paper presents a novel application of social network analysis to transplantation, illustrating implications for disparities and future clinical interventions...
- Rational rationing or discrimination: balancing equity and efficiency considerations in kidney allocationK Ladin
The Transplant Institute and Center for Transplant Outcomes and Quality Improvement at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Am J Transplant 11:2317-21. 2011..We argue that, despite weaknesses of the proposal and the importance of maintaining consistency in patient and provider expectations over time, the proposal represents a needed first step in balancing equity and efficiency...
- Reimbursement for living kidney donor follow-up care: how often does donor insurance pay?Ajay Kher
Transplant Institute, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Transplantation 94:1049-51. 2012..Here, we report the rates at which different insurance companies reimbursed our transplantation center for follow-up visits of living donors...