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- Dominating clasp of the financial sector revealed by partial correlation analysis of the stock marketDror Y Kenett
School of Physics and Astronomy, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
PLoS ONE 5:e15032. 2010..Our findings shed a new light on the underlying mechanisms and driving forces controlling the correlation profile observed in a financial market...
- Mapping global health research investments, time for new thinking--a Babel Fish for research dataRobert F Terry
Public Health, Innovation and Intellectual Property, World Health Organization, Avenue Appia, Geneva, CH 1211, Switzerland
Health Res Policy Syst 10:28. 2012..As such it is difficult to align, or even begin to coordinate, health R&D investments with international public health priorities...
- Index cohesive force analysis reveals that the US market became prone to systemic collapses since 2002Dror Y Kenett
School of Physics and Astronomy, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
PLoS ONE 6:e19378. 2011..The 2007-2009 financial crisis, and its fallout, has strongly emphasized the need to define new ways and measures to study and assess the stock market dynamics...
- Quantifying the behavior of stock correlations under market stressTobias Preis
Warwick Business School, University of Warwick, Coventry, United Kingdom
Sci Rep 2:752. 2012..Our empirical analysis is consistent with the interesting possibility that one could anticipate diversification breakdowns, guiding the design of protected portfolios...
- Risk-return relationship in a complex adaptive systemKunyu Song
Department of Physics, State Key Laboratory of Surface Physics, and Key Laboratory of Micro and Nano Photonic Structures Ministry of Education, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
PLoS ONE 7:e33588. 2012..One method is to invest, in order to obtain payoffs with risk. It is a common belief that investments with a positive risk-return relationship (namely, high risk high return and vice versa) are dominant over those ..
- Web search queries can predict stock market volumesIlaria Bordino
Yahoo Research, Barcelona, Spain
PLoS ONE 7:e40014. 2012..These findings contribute to the debate on the identification of early warnings of financial systemic risk, based on the activity of users of the www...
- Money for nothing? A call for empirical evaluation of biodiversity conservation investmentsPaul J Ferraro
Department of Economics, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States
PLoS Biol 4:e105. 2006
- The psychophysiology of real-time financial risk processingAndrew W Lo
MIT Sloan School of Management, 50 Memorial Drive, E52 432, Cambridge, MA 02142, USA
J Cogn Neurosci 14:323-39. 2002..We also observe significant differences in these physiological responses across the 10 traders that may be systematically related to the traders' levels of experience...
- Stock volatility as a risk factor for coronary heart disease deathWenjuan Ma
School of Public Health, Key Lab of Public Health Safety of the Ministry of Education, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Eur Heart J 32:1006-11. 2011....
- A dose of realism for healthy urban policy: lessons from area-based initiatives in the UKH Thomson
MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G128RZ, UK
J Epidemiol Community Health 62:932-6. 2008..Hypotheses that these investments can contribute to wider public health strategies are based on epidemiological data and used to support the ..
- Applying the concepts of financial options to stimulate vaccine developmentDavid Brogan
LSE Health, London School of Economics and Political Science, Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE, United Kingdom
Nat Rev Drug Discov 5:641-7. 2006..Our Call Options for Vaccines (COV) model allows the purchaser to make payments during the early stages of development in exchange for reduced future prices. We conclude with a discussion of possible risks and benefits...
- Investing in threatened species conservation: does corruption outweigh purchasing power?Stephen T Garnett
Research Institute for Environment and Livelihoods, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
PLoS ONE 6:e22749. 2011..Nevertheless global conservation is likely to get best returns in terms of threatened species security by investing in "honest" countries than in corrupt ones, particularly those with a high cost of living...
- Resource slack and propensity to discount delayed investments of time versus moneyGal Zauberman
Kenan Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3490, USA
J Exp Psychol Gen 134:23-37. 2005..They use this framework to explain differential propensity to delay investments and receipts of time and money.
- Prioritizing land and sea conservation investments to protect coral reefsCarissa J Klein
The Ecology Centre, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
PLoS ONE 5:e12431. 2010..g. warming water and ocean acidification). Limited resources for conservation require that we efficiently prioritize where and how to best sustain coral reef ecosystems...
- Universal behavior of extreme price movements in stock marketsMiguel A Fuentes
Santa Fe Institute, Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States of America
PLoS ONE 4:e8243. 2009....
- Cost-benefit comparisons of investments in improved water supply and cholera vaccination programsMarc Jeuland
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Vaccine 27:3109-20. 2009This paper presents the first cost-benefit comparison of improved water supply investments and cholera vaccination programs...
- Tobacco and transition: an overview of industry investments, impact and influence in the former Soviet UnionA B Gilmore
European Centre on Health of Societies in Transition, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Tob Control 13:136-42. 2004....
- Investment behavior and the negative side of emotionBaba Shiv
Stanford University, CA 94305 5015, USA
Psychol Sci 16:435-9. 2005..Target patients made more advantageous decisions and ultimately earned more money from their investments than the normal participants and control patients...
- Exceptional economic returns on investments in medical researchLeon E Rosenberg
Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University, Lewis Thomas Laboratory, Room 253, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
Med J Aust 177:368-71. 2002..Australia, whose investment in medical research is less than 10% that of the United States, should increase its national commitment...
- R&D technology investments: misguided and expensive or a better way to discover medicines?Esther F Schmid
Strategic Management Group, Sandwich Laboratories, Pfizer Global Research and Development, Sandwich, Kent, CT13 9NJ, UK
Drug Discov Today 11:775-84. 2006..It is said that expensive investments in technology have not paid off...
- Ecology. Direct payments to conserve biodiversityPaul J Ferraro
Department of Economics, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 30303 3084, USA
Science 298:1718-9. 2002
- Tracking our investments in public health: what have we learned?Michael Barry
American College of Preventive Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 10:383-92. 2004..The article also explores how what we have learned can be used for developing and implementing a system today to meet public health and public policy needs...
- Can monkeys make investments based on maximized pay-off?Sophie Steelandt
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Departement Ecologie, Physiologie et Ethologie, Strasbourg, France
PLoS ONE 6:e17801. 2011..The fact that only one of over 21 subjects learned to maximize benefits in adapting investment according to experimenters' quality indicates that such a task is difficult for monkeys, albeit not impossible...
- Investments in social capital--implications of social interactions for the production of healthKristian Bolin
Department of Economics, Lund University, P O Box 7082, SE 220 07, Lund, Sweden
Soc Sci Med 56:2379-90. 2003..Further, we find that the level of social capital (1) declines with age, (2) is lower for those married or cohabiting, and (3) is lower for men than for women...
- The economics of comparative effectiveness studies: societal and private perspectives and their implications for prioritizing public investments in comparative effectiveness researchDavid Meltzer
Department of Medicine, Department of Economics, and Graduate School of Public Policy Studies, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Pharmacoeconomics 28:843-53. 2010..These stakeholders differ in their incentives to invest in CER. To maximize benefits from public investments in CER, it is important to understand the value of CER from the perspectives of these stakeholders and how that ..
- Demonstrating a positive return on investment for a prenatal program at a managed care organization. An economic analysisKay Sackett
School of Nursing, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, 3435 Main St Kimball Tower, Room 810, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 18:117-27. 2004..This article describes the ROI for a prenatal program developed at a Western New York Managed Care Organization (MCO). A positive ROI for the program under study will be demonstrated using a model of economic analysis...
- Appropriate food policies and investments could reduce child malnutrition by 43% in 2020Mark W Rosegrant
Environment and Production Technology Division, International Food Policy Research Institute
J Nutr 132:3437S-40S. 2002..model is used to project child malnutrition to 2020 under alternative assumptions on policies and investments that influence food security outcomes in education, clean water, agricultural research, irrigation and rural ..
- How have hospital investments navigated troubled waters?Timothy Solberg
CCM Advisors LLC, Chicago, USA
Healthc Financ Manage 57:78-83. 2003..Some of their key concerns include volatility of investment returns, lack of internal resources for investment support, trustee and committee fiduciary and investment education, and retaining experienced investment advisory services...
- Financing quality. Business world must heed quality and patient safety momentumFrederick A Hessler
Citigroup Global Markets Inc, New York City, NY, USA
Hosp Health Netw 80:suppl 9-10. 2006
- Planning for positive clinical & financial returns with telemonitoringKristy Wright
VNA Services and Foundation, Western Pennsylvania, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA
Caring 22:46-7. 2003..In spite of the risks, this relatively new technology in home care holds the promise for the redefinition of the industry...
- How much cash does your company need?Richard Passov
Pfizer, New York, USA
Harv Bus Rev 81:119-22, 124-6, 128, 140. 2003..balance sheet, knowledge companies can profitably insure against the risk of failing to sustain value-added investments in difficult times...
- Attention investors. The Q-revolution is spreadingDave Carpenter
Trustee 59:22-6, 1. 2006..Although there is no hard proof that higher quality and better patient safety translate into a better bottom line, the benefits are still clear and powerful...
- Marketing your capital investment. Get the most from your acquisitions by heightening customer awarenessEllen Lanser May
Healthc Exec 18:54-5. 2003
- Reaching a dead end. Hospitals are finding it harder to sustain turnaround efforts as years of cost-cutting have left executives with little room to maneuverMary Chris Jaklevic
Mod Healthc 33:28-30. 2003
- Myths about IT spending. The measures used to weigh healthcare against banking need some adjustmentChris Parton
University of Alabama, Birmingham Health Informatics Program, USA
Healthc Inform 19:39-40. 2002
- The hospital bond market and the AHERF bankruptcyCaryl E Carpenter
Program in Health and Medical Services Administration, School of Business Administration, Widener University, Chester, PA, USA
J Health Care Finance 29:17-28. 2003..This decline in hospital creditworthiness comes at a time when many hospitals need to replace aging assets and acquire new technologies in response to increased inpatient utilization...
- Investment management. 8 steps to improve performanceAngelo A Calvello
State Street Global Advisors, Chicago, USA
Healthc Financ Manage 57:44-50. 2003..Consultants, investment managers, and custodians should be evaluated carefully to support cost-efficient, effective service...
- Cost drivers. CreditRichard Haugh
Hosp Health Netw 78:48, 57. 2004
- Capital optimization: linking investment with strategic intentAllan Fine
Navigant Consulting in Chicago, USA
Front Health Serv Manage 21:3-13. 2004....
- Delusions of success. How optimism undermines executives' decisionsDan Lovallo
Australian Graduate School of Management, University of New South Wales
Harv Bus Rev 81:56-63, 117. 2003The evidence is disturbingly clear: Most major business initiatives--mergers and acquisitions, capital investments, market entries--fail to ever pay off...
- Medical imaging meets the proforma. A financial exercise for imaging directorsEd Yoder
Winter Haven Hospital, FL, USA
Radiol Manage 26:52-6. 2004
- Strategic financial decision making is key to project supportDavid P Tarantino
Shock Trauma Associates, P A, University of Maryland School of Medicine, USA
Physician Exec 29:68-71. 2003
- Your capital strategy plan and deliverScott M Walters
Kurt Salmon Associates Health Care Consulting Group, Minneapolis, USA
Healthc Financ Manage 58:78-83. 2004....
- Best-practice capital allocation and financingKenneth Kaufman
Kaufman, Hall and Associates, Northfield, Illinois, USA
Front Health Serv Manage 21:33-6; discussion 49-52. 2004
- Lofty missions, down-to-earth plansV Kasturi Rangan
Harvard Business School, Boston, USA
Harv Bus Rev 82:112-9, 128. 2004..The agency that follows these steps will improve its focus and its effectiveness at fulfilling its mission...
- A real-world way to manage real optionsTom Copeland
Monitor Group, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Harv Bus Rev 82:90-9, 128. 2004..Then you work backward from the value at completion, factoring in the various investments, to determine the value of the project today...
- Capital access--a key to survivalRay B Lefton
Temple East, Inc, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Front Health Serv Manage 21:37-4; discussion 49-52. 2004
- Value rules: senior management incentives in the post-option eraRichard Ericson
Benefits Q 20:23-9. 2004....
- Maximizing IT in smaller hospitals. Benefits of combined clinical information and cost accounting systems exceed those of either one aloneJames Reynolds
Reynolds and Company, New York, USA
Healthc Inform 21:49-52. 2004
- The new landscape: a fresh look at long-term incentives for corporate AmericaDavid C Cates
Benefits Q 20:7-16. 2004..The authors conclude with predictions about the future of long-term and equity-related incentives...
- Accessing capital: learning to live in the real worldJ B Silvers
Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Front Health Serv Manage 21:43-7 discussion 49-52. 2004
- Balancing IT risks and rewardsPam Arlotto
Chrysalis Health Strategies, LLC, Atlanta, USA
Healthc Financ Manage 58:48-55. 2004
- Access to capital--a growing concernDonald A Carlson
Capital Markets Group at Ziegler Company in Chicago, USA
Front Health Serv Manage 21:15-30. 2004..Large and small healthcare providers will have sufficient access to capital in the future if investors believe that senior hospital executives have a credible plan and are disciplined enough to execute it...
- Sharpening the intangibles edgeBaruch Lev
Vincent C Ross Institute for Accounting Research, New York University s Leonard N Stern School of Business, USA
Harv Bus Rev 82:109-16, 138. 2004..How do you break this vicious cycle? By generating better information about your investments in intangibles, and by disclosing at least some of that data to the capital markets...
- Information technology and the board of directorsRichard Nolan
Harvard Business School, Boston, USA
Harv Bus Rev 83:96-106, 157. 2005..Appropriate board governance can go a long way toward helping a company avoid unnecessary risk and improve its competitive position...
- Why you may have a rooting interest in publicly traded competitorsDexter W Braff
The Braff Group, USA
Caring 24:90-1. 2005
- Making connections across an enterprise. Enterprise resource planning systems are tough to implement, but can provide a big paybackBeckie Kelly Schuerenberg
Health Data Manag 11:72-4, 76, 78. 2003
- Pension roulette: have you bet too much on equities?G Bennett Stewart
Stern Stewart and Company, New York, USA
Harv Bus Rev 81:104-9, 138. 2003..The predictability of bond investments also stabilizes earnings and cash flow...
- Debt financing: an executive's guideLee Ann Runy
Hosp Health Netw 80:41, 43-6, 1. 2006..This gatefold outlines six steps toward effective debt financing, describes the various types of nontraditional and traditional debt and shows how two hospitals approached debt financing...
- Best expands ratings services. Will assess credit of providers with health plansCinda Becker
Mod Healthc 37:4. 2007
- Medical technologies can carry big payoff, big costs. How to assess needs and build strategiesDave Carpenter
Trustee 61:8-12, 14, 19 passim. 2008..What Wall Street needs now in terms of credit profiles. The balance of cost and care concerns in new technology decisions...
- Finally, a way to put your Internet portfolio in orderA K Tjan
Zefer Corporation, Boston, USA
Harv Bus Rev 79:76-85, 156. 2001..As Tjan notes, the process of organizing and evaluating new investment options against coherent, meaningful criteria isn't new. In the digital era, what is new are the tools you use. Internet portfolio planning is one such tool...
- What's your real cost of capital?James J McNulty
Chicago Mercantile Exchange Incorporated, USA
Harv Bus Rev 80:114-21, 130. 2002..They also offer evidence from a range of industries to show that MCPM's discount rates are more realistic--especially from the corporate investor's perspective--than are CAPM's...
- Debt, investment and endowment accumulation: the case of not-for-profit hospitalsWilliam M Gentry
Graduate School of Business, Columbia University, New York NY 10027, USA
J Health Econ 21:845-72. 2002....
- Four rules for taking your message to Wall StreetA Hutton
Harvard Business School, Boston, USA
Harv Bus Rev 79:125-32, 166. 2001..Finally, cultivate the market experts who cover the industries in which you seek to compete. Hutton shows how AOL successfully followed these rules as it significantly changed its strategic direction and competitive arena...
- Writing your business planLorin Cohen
Business Plans International, New York, USA
Nat Biotechnol 20:BE33-5. 2002
- Corporate finance is not a bad word. Using complex financial tools that are sound and prudently applied is still a smart approach to managing capitalFred Hessler
Health Forum J 45:suppl 10-1. 2002
- Divestiture: strategy's missing linkLee Dranikoff
Harv Bus Rev 80:74-83, 133. 2002..But more likely than not, it will mean investing in attractive growth opportunities. In companies as in the marketplace, creation and destruction go hand in hand; neither flourishes without the other...
- IT investment planning: the best hospitalsSteven A Morris
Middle Tennessee State University, USA
J Healthc Inf Manag 16:62-5. 2002A study of hospitals' best practices regarding capital investments in information systems indicates that (1) the process may need more input from IT professionals to cover the technical aspects of planning; (2) the most successful ..
- Capital planning: competing in the marketplaceKaren Sandrick
Trustee 55:12-4, 19-20, 1. 2002..If you want to be successful, you need to spend money on improvements. As soon as you anticipate the need for a capital investment, start planning and exploring your financial opportunities...
- Making sense of corporate venture capitalHenry W Chesbrough
Harvard Business School, Boston, USA
Harv Bus Rev 80:90-9, 133. 2002..framework--illustrated with examples from Intel, Lucent, and others--explains why certain types of corporate VC investments proliferate only when financial returns are high, why other types persist in good times and in bad, and why ..
- CPOE (computerized physician order entry). An executive's guideDagmara Scalise
Hosp Health Netw 76:41-6. 2002..Backers say it helps reduce medication errors significantly. Critics note that it's expensive, as well as complex to design and implement. This guide considers the advantages and costs of CPOE...
- No more money. NCFE stops payments; hospitals sink further into red. National Century Financial EnterprisesMark Taylor
Mod Healthc 32:12. 2002
- CFOs measure the benefits of new technologyHoward J Anderson
Health Data Manag 15:34-6, 38. 2007
- Clinical technology: are you getting your money's worth?Barry P Chaiken
McKesson Corporation, Boston, Mass, USA
Healthc Financ Manage 57:66-9. 2003..The capability of a clinical IT system to help prevent medical errors and improve operational efficiency should weight heavily during a provider's assessment of whether to invest in the system...
- HFMA roundtable. Capital planning: how strategic is your organization?Clay Frederick
Sutter Health Support Services, Sacramento, Calif, USA
Healthc Financ Manage 60:suppl 1-4 following 32. 2006
- The capital challenge needs versus resourcesTracy K Johnson
Health Strategies and Solutions, Inc, Philadelphia, USA
Healthc Financ Manage 57:62-8. 2003
- Finance. Pension woesRichard Haugh
Hosp Health Netw 80:14. 2006
- Rates of return from hospital conversionsFrank A Sloan
Center for Health Policy, Department of Economics, Sanford Institute of Public Policy, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
Health Care Manage Rev 28:107-17. 2003..We test the hypothesis by comparing internal rates of return to an estimate of the weighted cost of capital for all for-profit hospitals in the year the transaction occurred...
- The impact of activity based cost accounting on health care capital investment decisionsJ K Greene
Physician Hospital Organization, Carson City Hospital, Michigan, USA
J Health Care Finance 28:50-64. 2001..The paper analyzes, evaluates and compares two scenarios of acquiring capital equipment and attempts to show the importance of utilizing the ABC method in making a sound financial decision as compared to the traditional cost method...
- Clinical transformation and the revenue cycleRoy Walters
First Consulting Group, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Healthc Financ Manage 56:88-90. 2002
- Evaluating capital investment opportunities: capturing the value of flexibilityJ Patrick Smyth
Kurt Salmon Associates, San Bruno, California, USA
Healthc Financ Manage 56:60-4. 2002..inherent in today's healthcare environment make it difficult to predict financial returns from large capital investments or strategic initiatives...
- Positioning hospitals for improved access to capitalKevin T Ponton
Ziegler Capital Markets Group, New York, New York, USA
Healthc Financ Manage 56:52-8. 2002..Not-for-profit hospitals should focus on both sides of the balance sheet. Healthcare executives need to develop effective leadership and investor-relations skills...
- The value of information technology in healthcareRichard I Skinner
Providence Health System, Tigard, Oregon, USA
Front Health Serv Manage 19:3-15. 2003Not only will healthcare investments in information technology (IT) continue, they are sure to increase...
- The value captor's process: getting the most out of your new business venturesRita Gunther McGrath
Columbia Business School, New York, USA
Harv Bus Rev 85:128-36, 146. 2007....
- Can your hospital remain independent?Charles W Byrd
SunTrust Robinson Humphrey Capital Markets, Richmond, VA, USA
Healthc Financ Manage 57:40-4. 2003
- Conquering the intolerable burden of malaria: what's new, what's needed: a summaryJoel G Breman
Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries Project, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Am J Trop Med Hyg 71:1-15. 2004..costs of individual cases, with a substantial deleterious impact of malaria on schooling of patients, external investments into endemic countries, and tourism...
- Financial conflict of interest disclosure and voting patterns at Food and Drug Administration Drug Advisory Committee meetingsPeter Lurie
Public Citizen s Health Research Group, Washington, DC 20009, USA
JAMA 295:1921-8. 2006..In January 2002, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a draft guidance requiring more detailed financial conflict of interest disclosure at advisory committee meetings...
- [A paradigm change in German academic medicine. Merger and privatization as exemplified with the university hospitals in Marburg and Giessen]Bernhard Maisch
Abteilung Innere Medizin Kardiologie, Universitatsklinik, Marburg
Herz 30:153-8. 2005..Giessen much more than Marburg, have a substantial need for investments in buildings and infrastructure...
- Social marketing and the fight against malaria in Africa: population services international (PSI) and insecticide treated nets (ITNS)Julius Omona
East Afr J Public Health 6:317-25. 2009..different between the population and the sample means of both developed and a developing country in their investments in the health sector was also tested and rejected...
- Health-related disparities: influence of environmental factorsKenneth Olden
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, United States Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, PO Box 12233, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
Med Clin North Am 89:721-38. 2005..Fortunately, investments in the various genome projects have led to the development of tools and databases that can be used to help ..
- Diseases, prophylaxis and treatment of the Atlantic halibut Hippoglossus hippoglossus: a reviewO Bergh
Institute of Marine Research, Department of Aquaculture, Bergen, Norway
Dis Aquat Organ 48:57-74. 2001After substantial investments in research, the Atlantic halibut Hippoglossus hippoglossus is now being cultivated commercially in Norway, Iceland, Scotland and Canada...
- Canal atresia: "surgery or implantable hearing devices? The expert's question is revisited"Adele Karen Evans
Duke University Medical Center and Duke School of Medicine Duke Children s Center, DUMC 3805, Durham, NC 27710, United States
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 71:367-74. 2007....
- The burden of ankylosing spondylitis and the cost-effectiveness of treatment with infliximab (Remicade)G Kobelt
Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Rheumatology (Oxford) 43:1158-66. 2004..The objective of this study was therefore to assess the current burden of the disease and estimate the cost-effectiveness of infliximab treatments...
- Using the DATCAP and ASI to estimate the costs and benefits of residential addiction treatment in the State of WashingtonMichael T French
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Health Services Research Center D93, University of Miami, 1801 NW 9th Avenue, Third Floor, Miami, FL 33136, USA
Soc Sci Med 55:2267-82. 2002..To address these concerns, proponents of residential treatment require economic evidence to justify further investments in this modality over less intensive and less costly options...
- Resource allocation to brain research in Europe (RABRE)P Sobocki
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Eur J Neurosci 24:2691-3. 2006..aim of the present study was to estimate funding for brain research in Europe and the cost-benefit of further investments in this area of research...
- Cost-effectiveness of pneumococcal conjugate vaccination in Latin America and the Caribbean: a regional analysisAnushua Sinha
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07090, United States of America
Rev Panam Salud Publica 24:304-13. 2008..about the projected health benefits, costs, and cost-effectiveness of vaccination when considering these investments. Our aim was to incorporate vaccine, demographic, epidemiologic, and cost data into an economic analysis of ..
- KnowARC: enabling Grid networks for the biomedical research communityHenning Muller
Medical Informatics, University and Hospitals of Geneva, Switzerland
Stud Health Technol Inform 126:261-8. 2007..that could serve for biomedical research during the time they are little used without the need for expensive investments. The KnowARC project aims at building a middleware for such a simple-to-install Grid network...
- Internal medicine specialists' attitudes towards working part-time: a comparison between 1996 and 2004Marjolein Lugtenberg
NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
BMC Health Serv Res 6:126. 2006..we wanted to determine whether these attitudes were associated with individual characteristics (age, gender, investments in work) and whether attitudes of specialists within a partnership showed more resemblance than specialists' ..
- Magnetoencephalography-directed surgery in patients with neocortical epilepsyAdam N Mamelak
Huntington Medical Research Institutes, Pasadena California, USA
J Neurosurg 97:865-73. 2002..The use of MEG examinations must be carefully balanced against the high cost and technological investments required to perform these studies, particularly when less expensive alternative localization methods are ..
- [Tridimensional evaluation model of health promotion in school -- a proposition]LesÅ‚aw Kulmatycki
ZakÅ‚ad Psychologii, Akademia Wychowania Fizycznego, ul Paderewskiego 35, 51 612 WrocÅ‚aw, Poland
Med Wieku Rozwoj 9:791-804. 2005A good school health programme can be one of the most cost effective investments for simultaneously improving education and health...
- Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian (PLCO) Screening TrialMona Fouad; Fiscal Year: 2013..is required and equipment upgrades to 8, 16 and 64 panel detectors occur as the institutions make capital investments. An intensive quality assurance program has been developed to ensure adherence to harmonized, image acquisition ..
- Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian (PLCO) Screening TrialBARBARA O'BRIEN; Fiscal Year: 2013..is required and equipment upgrades to 8, 16 and 64 panel detectors occur as the institutions make capital investments. An intensive quality assurance program has been developed to ensure adherence to harmonized, image acquisition ..
- Gross Hall Animal Resource CenterSusan V Bryant; Fiscal Year: 2010..for basic and translational research, as we propose here, will leverage significant campus, State and Federal investments, create jobs, and will further enable us in our mission of research, education, and improving the human ..
- Innovative approach for high-volume production of endogenous reporter cellsROBERT E FINNEY; Fiscal Year: 2012..Compounding this, current gene trapping and gene targeting methods for producing assays require large investments in resources, time, and cost, making them unattainable for most laboratories...
- Lung Genomics Research ConsortiumAVRUM E SPIRA; Fiscal Year: 2010..S. (www.cdc.gov). Despite major investments that have been made in lung research over the past two decades, these disease remains major public health ..
- National Lung Screening Trial (NLST)Cheryl Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2009..is required and equipment upgrades to 8, 16 and 64 panel detectors occur as the institutions make capital investments. An intensive quality assurance program has been developed to ensure adherence to harmonized, image acquisition ..
- National Lung Study TrialDouglas Reding; Fiscal Year: 2009
- The Role of Bovine Sperm Acrosomal Membrane-Matrix Complex in FertilizationSubir K Nagdas; Fiscal Year: 2013..is a membrane bounded organelle which contains a variety of hydrolases that are utilized to penetrate the egg investments. The spermatozoan plasma and acrosomal membranes are partitioned into domains of distinct molecular composition ..
- Culturally Adapted Strategies to Enhance Kidney Donation in Native CommunitiesDedra S Buchwald; Fiscal Year: 2013..This innovative project capitalizes on NIDDK's investments in minority organ donation and our relationships with tribal communities...
- A National Consortium to Explore the Genotypic Basis for ESRD in LupusRobert P Kimberly; Fiscal Year: 2010..Our consortium leverages current resources and investments by NIAMS, NIDDK, NIEHS, NCRR, CDCP and private foundations to create a unique opportunity to address a major ..
- MSU Clinical Center Animal Facility HVAC UpgradeJoseph R Haywood; Fiscal Year: 2011..animal facilities are reaching the age where they will require upgrades and the institution will make selective investments based on the use, condition and long-term viability of the facility, thus not all facilities will continue to ..
- Acquisition of an Orbitrap XL ETD Mass Spectrometer through Upgrading an LTQEdward Hawrot; Fiscal Year: 2010..an integral part of a number of existing and long-running NIH-sponsored research projects and with the recent investments in new faculty lines at Brown University in the Academic Enrichment Plan, the number and variety of proteomic ..
- Advanced Research Training in OtolaryngologyMarci M Lesperance; Fiscal Year: 2013..In addition, the University of Michigan has extensive investments in both clinical and basic research in terms of numerous core facilities, and major cross- departmental centers. ..
- The GE PETtrace Cyclotron: A Scientific Resource for the State of ArizonaEric M Reiman; Fiscal Year: 2010..our well-known research program, capitalize on and provide a foundation for significant new biomedical research investments at Banner Health and other Arizona institutions, and provide a vital statewide scientific resource...
- Transcriptional Coactivators and Pregnancy OutcomesRobert M Greene; Fiscal Year: 2012..b>Investments in research designed to reveal the causes of congenital anomalies such as NT defects provide excellent ..
- Metabolomics Network for Drug Response PhenotypeRIMA F KADDURAH DAOUK; Fiscal Year: 2010..We will leverage large investments already made by NIH in pharmacogenomics studies and state of art capabilities built by the Metabolomics Network ..
- Targeted Polymer Micelles for Treatment of Metastatic MelanomaKevin N Sill; Fiscal Year: 2013..In order to address these shortcomings, equal investments in drug delivery innovations are necessary to improve the success rate of these treatments and improve the ..
- A Potential New Drug for DepressionEVE DAMIANO; Fiscal Year: 2009..IIa grants, the National Toxicology Evaluation program, a RAID grant, and Series A and Series B private sector investments. All IND-enabling toxicology and safety pharmacology has been completed and an IND application is now under ..
- Health and Retirement: Pathways to Preservation and ImprovementGEMA ZAMARRO; Fiscal Year: 2011..Most of the existing literature that examines the relationship between retirement, health behaviors, and health investments does not get at the causal relationship...
- Human capital, health and longevity: explaining the health gradientTITUS JOHANNES GALAMA; Fiscal Year: 2013..understanding of the strong relationship between education and health, the role of institutions in encouraging investments in human capital and health, and open new avenues to addressing the observed significant disparities in health ..
- Cyclotron, PET and MRI Facility Improvement: A Scientific Resource for ArizonaEric M Reiman; Fiscal Year: 2010..The facility improvement will lead to significant new biomedical research investments at Banner Health and other Arizona institutions, provide a vital statewide scientific resource, as well as ..
- ADAPT: After Deployment Adaptive Parenting ToolsBRION contact MARQUEZ; Fiscal Year: 2010..Capital investment to date has been from principals, collaborative investments with program authors, and reinvestment of revenues from product sales (see Commercialization Plan)...
- Bioethics Research Infrastructure InitiativeCLAUDIA ROSE BAQUET; Fiscal Year: 2010..Creates jobs and promotes economic investment;2. Provides investments in economy of local underserved communities;3...
- CANCER CENTER SUPPORT GRANTJennifer A Pietenpol; Fiscal Year: 2013..With these and many other NCI grants, we increased our NCI funding by 62%. Significant investments have been made in cancer drug discovery, personalized cancer medicine, cancer epidemiology prevention and ..
- Integrated Samples of Eurasian CensusesROBERT EDWARD MCCAA; Fiscal Year: 2013..The project leverages previous federal investments in social science infrastructure...
- "New Needle for Two-Needle Hemodialysis"ALFREDO R ZARATE; Fiscal Year: 2011..This will facilitate marketing and sales and is necessary to obtain investments to commercialize the needle...
- Patterns of Health Care Use, Treatment &Outcomes in Atrial Fibrillation: PATH-AFSUSAN HECKBERT; Fiscal Year: 2012..Second, it will directly answer critical questions of how investments in health care for patients with atrial fibrillation are directly linked to survival and health.
- High-performance compute cluster for biomedical computingAndrea Califano; Fiscal Year: 2012..To address this need, C2B2 has made significant investments in high performance IT infrastructure (utilizing grants from Columbia University, the New York State and the ..
- The Wisconsin Longitudinal Study: As We AgePamela Herd; Fiscal Year: 2012..Research using these data will focus on the capacity of individuals to make good choices about their investments, medical care, insurance, and other domains of increased uncertainty and personal responsibility.
- Sustainable Financial Incentives To Improve Prescription Practices For MalariaWENDY PRUDHOMME O'MEARA; Fiscal Year: 2013DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Global investments in controlling malaria have led to some exciting reductions in the burden of malaria. In some areas, malaria-related deaths have dropped by more than 90%...
- Vanderbilt Personalized Medicine CoreNANCY JOAN BROWN; Fiscal Year: 2010..Vanderbilt has made substantial investments in genetic and genomic science, in proteomics and biomarker discovery, in clinical information science, and in ..
- Integrated Public Use Microdata Series: North Atlantic Population ProjectSTEVEN RUGGLES; Fiscal Year: 2013..Centralized support for international collaboration will leverage the investments of each country and allow us to create an extraordinary resource for comparative social and economic research.
- ChNKG2D-Targeted Cellular Cancer Therapy: Phase I Clinical TrialMichael W Fanger; Fiscal Year: 2013..This horrible disease has touched each of us, and despite enormous investments in prevention and treatment, its impact continues to accelerate...
- Physical Activity Intervention for ADHD and DBDEDUARDO ESTEBAN BUSTAMANTE; Fiscal Year: 2012..conditions, high staff stress, and pressure to improve standardized test scores make the time and resource investments associated with mental health consultation and program implementation especially challenging...
- Pre-Doctoral Research Training in Aging and Urban HealthPeter A Lichtenberg; Fiscal Year: 2011..The NIA's investments have led to exceptional success by trainees: 72 publications, 103 regional and national presentations, over 50 ..
- Vanderbilt Genome Electronic Records ProjectDan M Roden; Fiscal Year: 2013..proposal to participate as a site in eMERGE-ll builds on this record of accomplishment and on institutional investments. We propose 4 specific aims that will be accomplished by collaborations among scientists with expertise in ..
- Comparability of self-reports on functional healthJoshua A Salomon; Fiscal Year: 2010..HEALTH RELEVANCE: Reliable, valid and comparable information on health is critical to understanding returns on investments in medicine and public health, making resource allocation decisions, and evaluating the impact of interventions ..
- Explaining Black-White Differences in Avoidable Mortality, 1980-2005James Macinko; Fiscal Year: 2010..The results will aid in monitoring health inequalities and help guide public investments to areas of greatest need.
- Computer-delivered SBIRT for alcohol use in pregnancy: Planning a Stage II trialSteven J Ondersma; Fiscal Year: 2013..consistent screening and evidence-based brief interventions, at low cost, without requiring substantial investments of time or energy from medical staff...
- HIV Prevention Trials Network: Network LaboratorySusan H Eshleman; Fiscal Year: 2010..Therefore, our agenda is complementary to long-term investments (finding a cure, vaccine, or microbicide).
- HIV Prevention Trials Network: Network LaboratorySusan H Eshleman; Fiscal Year: 2013..Therefore, our agenda is complementary to long-term investments (finding a cure, vaccine, or microbicide).
- Jefferson Alumni Hall Modernization of Cage Sanitation FacilityJudith S Daviau; Fiscal Year: 2013..The newly created space in concert with the planned capital investments for JAH will greatly impact program growth in this building...
- Moral Hazard in Less Invasive Surgical Technology for Coronary Artery DiseaseMichael Grossman; Fiscal Year: 2011..those treated with the less invasive technology (PCI) will on average reallocate less effort to health investments than those treated with the more invasive surgery (CABG)...
- Fostering collaborations and the career of a newly recruited pulmonary scientistRichard J Martin; Fiscal Year: 2010..This will be accomplished by (1) investments in infrastructure for Dr...
- DEVELOPMENT OF A FIRST-IN-CLASS TARGETED FIBRINOLYTIC FOR POST-SURGICAL THROMBOPRRonald Carnemolla; Fiscal Year: 2013..Funding for further development will be pursued through grants, such as SBIR/STTR &advocacy groups (National Blood Clot Alliance, AHA), and solicitation of equity investments.
- Eliciting Maternal Knowledge about the Technology of Skill FormationFLAVIO CUNHA; Fiscal Year: 2013..regardless of their race, education, or socio-economic status -- have the correct information regarding how investments affect the development of their children...
- Asthma Mobile App Development, Dissemination and EvaluationJonathan D Klein; Fiscal Year: 2013..its severity and historical burden on the health care and educational systems, it is easy to make the case for investments in research that lead to new and engaging models to manage the condition...
- SGIM PCMH Research Conference 2Gary E Rosenthal; Fiscal Year: 2012..3) Examine payment models that have been proposed to support PCMH implementation and the practice investments and resources required for successful PCMH implementation...
- Electrophysiological phenotypes in a Drosophila model of SMASubhabrata Sanyal; Fiscal Year: 2012..Therapeutic options are currently absent, and, therefore, their development requires aggressive investments in research to understand underlying disease mechanisms...
- Child Gender and Parental Investments: Are Boys and Girls Treated DifferentlyAdriana Lleras-Muney; Fiscal Year: 2012..As a consequence, estimates of differences in investments that assume that boys and girls live in similar families will be biased...
- EHR-Based Clinical Decision Support to Improve BP Management in AdolescentsELYSE OLSHEN-KHARBANDA; Fiscal Year: 2013..This will, in turn, help translate the massive public and private investments in EHR technology into improved adolescent health outcomes.
- Validation of PROMIS in Diverse Cancer PopulationsArnold L Potosky; Fiscal Year: 2013..Our approach leverages investments in, and extends the scope of, the PROMIS Initiative by developing measures that can be used to evaluate the ..
- Effects of stress on motivated behavior: Age differences and neural mechanicsNICHOLE LIGHTHALL; Fiscal Year: 2012..in cognitive function with aging and the rising number of elders faced with complex decisions about healthcare, investments, and interpersonal relationships...
- Low-Income Parents'Motivations for Participation in Preventive Parent TrainingAnne Brusius Treysman; Fiscal Year: 2012..by applicant): Preventive interventions targeting parents of young children are among the most important investments society can make, especially among families living in low-income communities...
- Better Outcomes for Children: GWAS &PheWAS in eMERGEII.Isaac S Kohane; Fiscal Year: 2013..Finally, the two PAGER institutions plan major investments in the infrastructure supporting eMERGE II, valued at >$50,000,000 in aggregate over the next five years, ..
- Should Smokeless Tobacco be Promoted as an Alternative for Smokers ?David Timberlake; Fiscal Year: 2013..concern is the motive of the tobacco industry, whose interest in tobacco substitution conflicts with its dual investments in cigarettes and smokeless tobacco (SLT)...
- Frontiers in Aging and Regeneration Research (FrARR)Gerald Schatten; Fiscal Year: 2013..to ensure that these precious funds can be quantitatively demonstrated as wise, cost-effective and fruitful investments. In summary, our overall goals are to provide comprehensive sophisticated training in research strategies and ..
- Long Term Effects of Infant WantednessDavid M Bishai; Fiscal Year: 2012..This project will make significant gains in our ability to say whether investments in family planning are cost effective compared to other strategies for achieving Millennium Development Goals ..
- Environmental Stress, Social Networks, and Older Age Health and MortalityDora L Costa; Fiscal Year: 2011..may allow us to manipulate early risk factors and protective factors and may lead us to increase health investments at younger ages...
- The Economics of Natural Disasters and EpidemicsAshlesha Datar; Fiscal Year: 2010..will study the impact of natural disasters on childhood mortality, childhood morbidity, and early-life health investments. First, the study will estimate the immediate effect of natural disasters on child mortality, lagged effects of ..
- Revitalizing Urban Population Projections: New Data, New MethodsDeborah Balk; Fiscal Year: 2009..to urbanize, and Africa and Asia approach the point at which they will become more urban than rural, new investments in demographic data and research methods will be required to understand and address the public health and ..
- Software for cost-benefit analysis of LBP interventionsNancy Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2006..The goal of this project is to develop easy-to-use software for performing economic analyses of investments in interventions to prevent low back pain (LBP)...
- Harmonizing Data Standards for Primary CareRobert Phillips; Fiscal Year: 2007..health care is in the eye of the storm in this movement, and this conference is a logical extension of AHRQs investments made in developing useful classifications for ambulatory care...
- Crystallography without crystals: Atomic structure determination of laser orienteWei Kong; Fiscal Year: 2010..of continuous diffraction patterns have inspired the field of single molecule diffraction, with major investments in ultrafast x-ray free electron laser facilities throughout the world...
- CEA AND MANAGED CARE: MAINTAINING HEALTH OF POPULATIONSMark Hornbrook; Fiscal Year: 1999..of the conference is to discuss the technologies available to manage healthcare information, the strategies and investments that need to be developed and made, and how the use of information can result in more efficient and effective ..
- FAMILY AND LABOR MARKET BEHAVIORMARGARET MARINI; Fiscal Year: 1993..In a society in which, on average, men make relatively greater investments in the labor market and women make relatively greater investments in the family, and in which the tasks ..
- State Policies and Hospitalizations from Nursing HomesVincent Mor; Fiscal Year: 2004..policies, we propose examining the effect of state policies on hospitalization as mediated by nursing homes? investments in medical and managerial resources...
- UCLA InfoShare IAIMS Operations GrantAlan Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2007..fundamental policies at UCLA to choose practical proven technology for robust information systems, to leverage investments in information systems for one area of patient care, education or research to enhance activities in the others, ..
- IAIMS Operational Phase Grant for UMDNJWilliam Welsh; Fiscal Year: 2006..in 2000, UMDNJ has augmented this resource through significant information technology infrastructure investments in the Department of Information Systems and Technology and the University Libraries, a commitment that will ..
- Family Planning Programs and the Health and Fertility of US Women, 1960-1980MARTHA JANE BAILEY; Fiscal Year: 2010..Dramatic increases in federal investments in U.S...
- GENOMIC DELETION AND DUPLICATION COVERAGE IN DROSOPHILAKevin R Cook; Fiscal Year: 2010..b>Investments in research resources for Drosophila genetic experimentation are worthwhile, because many experiments important ..
- National Impact of IT Investments on Hospital QualityStephen Parente; Fiscal Year: 2009..proposed research seeks to provide a national evaluation of the impact of health information technology (IT) investments on hospital productive efficiency and quality...