Summary: Federal, state, or local government organized methods of financial assistance.
Publications232 found, 100 shown here
- A view from managed behavioral healthSaul Feldman
United Behavioral Health, 425 Market Street, 27th Floor, San Francisco, CA 95105, USA
Psychiatr Serv 54:1482-3. 2003
- Refining estimates of public health spending as measured in national health expenditures accounts: the United States experienceArthur L Sensenig
National Health Statistics Group, Office of the Actuary, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, US Department of Health and Human Services, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 13:103-14. 2007....
- Having the rug pulled from under your feet: one project's experience of the US policy reversal on sex workJoanna Busza
Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
Health Policy Plan 21:329-32. 2006....
- Access to health care in developing countries: breaking down demand side barriersOwen O'Donnell
Department of Balkan, Slavic and Oriental Studies, University of Macedonia, 156 Egnatia Street, Thessaloniki, Greece
Cad Saude Publica 23:2820-34. 2007..Only through experimentation and evaluation will we learn what works in raising health care utilization, particularly among the poor in the developing world...
- Inequality in America: the contribution of health centers in reducing and eliminating disparities in access to careR M Politzer
Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, USA
Med Care Res Rev 58:234-48. 2001..This relationship portends well for reducing and eliminating health status disparities...
- Translational bioinformatics: coming of ageAtul J Butte
Stanford Center for Biomedical Informatics, Department of Medicine and Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:709-14. 2008..I end with the significant challenges we face in building a community of future investigators in Translational Bioinformatics...
- Government financing for health and specific national budget lines: the case of vaccines and immunizationPatrick Lydon
Immunization Vaccines and Biologicals Department IVB, Expanded Programme on Immunization EPI, World Health Organization WHO, Office M235, 20 Avenue Appia, CH 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
Vaccine 26:6727-34. 2008..vaccines purchasing within the national health budget can contribute significantly to increasing national government financing of vaccines and routine immunizations...
- Vouchers for chronic disease careJennifer J Watts
Centre for Health Economics, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC 3800, Australia
Aust Health Rev 32:451-8. 2008..Although they may not be appropriate across the entire health care system, there are features of vouchers that make them a potentially attractive option, especially for the management of chronic disease...
- Improving access to hospital care for the poor: comparative analysis of four health equity funds in CambodiaMathieu Noirhomme
Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
Health Policy Plan 22:246-62. 2007..The comparative review shows that a range of operational arrangements may be adopted to achieve the health equity fund objectives. Our study identifies essential design aspects, and leaves different options open for others...
- What should be done to improve the productivity of neurological research?Hamilton Moses
Ann Neurol 60:647-51. 2006
- Experience of targeting subsidies on insecticide-treated nets: what do we know and what are the knowledge gaps?Eve Worrall
Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Trop Med Int Health 10:19-31. 2005..High quality, well-funded monitoring and evaluation of alternative approaches to targeting ITN subsidies is vital to develop a knowledge base so that countries can design and implement effective strategies to target ITN subsidies...
- Capitation funding in Australia: imperatives and impedimentsS Peacock
Health Economics Unit, Monash University, West Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia
Health Care Manag Sci 3:77-88. 2000..If policy statements promoting efficiency, accountability, and particularly equity are to be actively pursued, a national capitation model based on robust methods should become a cornerstone of Australian health system reform...
- Public spending on health care: how are different criteria related?P Musgrove
World Bank Institute, World Bank, Washington, DC 20433, USA
Health Policy 47:207-23. 1999....
- Research funding. NIH in the post-doubling era: realities and strategiesElias A Zerhouni
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Science 314:1088-90. 2006
- A status report on neuroscience research, without grade inflationS Claiborne Johnston
Ann Neurol 60:A9-11. 2006
- Innovation in biomedicine: can stem cell research lead the way to affordability?Merrill Goozner
Integrity in Science Project, Center for Science in the Public Interest, Washington, D C, USA
PLoS Med 3:e126. 2006
- Cost of starting colorectal cancer screening programs: results from five federally funded demonstration programsFlorence K L Tangka
Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Mailstop K 55, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 5:A47. 2008..The objectives are to calculate start-up costs and estimate funding requirements for widespread implementation of colorectal cancer screening programs...
- Don't let ideology trump scienceAlan I Leshner
Science 302:1479. 2003
- Development of a federally funded demonstration colorectal cancer screening programLaura C Seeff
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, 4770 Buford Hwy, Mailstop K 52, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 5:A64. 2008..Evaluation results will be used to inform future activities related to organized screening for colorectal cancer...
- Health expenditure trends in OECD countries, 1970-1997M Huber
Health Policy Unit, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development OECD, Paris, France
Health Care Financ Rev 21:99-117. 1999..U.S. health expenditures are compared with those of other OECD countries. The interactions of cost-containment measures with changes in the public-private mix of financing and in the composition of health care spending are discussed...
- Health financing to promote access in low income settings-how much do we know?Natasha Palmer
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Lancet 364:1365-70. 2004..Larger scale, upfront funding for evaluation of health financing initiatives is necessary to ensure an evidence base that corresponds to the importance of this issue for achieving development goals...
- Reforming clinical research and development in EnglandNick McNally
University College London Hospitals NHS Trust, London NW1 2LT
BMJ 327:550-3. 2003
- Biomedical politics. NIH roiled by inquiries over grants hit listJocelyn Kaiser
Science 302:758. 2003
- Can case management be used to facilitate diagnostic testing in publicly funded breast cancer screening programs?Patricia P Lillquist
New York State Department of Health, Room 565, Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12237, USA
Soc Work Health Care 40:55-71. 2004..These differences have implications for successfully implementing case management in public programs...
- NIH begins review of studies that were questioned at a congressional hearingJeffrey Brainard
Chron High Educ 50:A24. 2003
- Evaluation of NHMRC funded research completed in 1992, 1997 and 2003: gains in knowledge, health and wealthBronwyn A Kingwell
Alfred and Baker Medical Unit, Baker Medical Research Institute, Melbourne, Vic
Med J Aust 184:282-6. 2006....
- The bioethics agenda and the Bush second termEric Cohen
New Atlantis 7:11-8. 2004
- The availability and use of publicly funded family planning clinics: U.S. trends, 1994-2001Jennifer J Frost
The Alan Guttmacher Institute, New York, NY, USA
Perspect Sex Reprod Health 36:206-15. 2004..It is important to monitor trends among publicly funded family planning clinics to determine where clinics are successfully meeting the contraceptive service needs of low-income women and where more effort is needed...
- Financing and delivering oral health care: what can we learn from other countries?Stephen Birch
Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
J Can Dent Assoc 71:243, 243a-243d. 2005..Several key messages are identified in the comparative analysis to inform any future oral health strategy for Canada...
- Achieving value in healthcareMichael E Chernew
School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich 48109 2029, USA
Am J Manag Care 11:138-9. 2005
- State of the ballot battles. Medical liability reform, funds to support children's hospitals, ER services and stem-cell research among measures in voters' handsMark Taylor
Mod Healthc 34:22-5. 2004
- Did a rising tide lift all boats? The NIH budget and pediatric research portfolioDaniel P Gitterman
University of North Carolina, at Chapel Hill, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 23:113-24. 2004..3 to 11.3 percent. We offer recommendations for implementing existing commitments to strengthen the pediatric research portfolio and to protect the gains of the doubling period...
- From progress to regression: biomedical research fundingH George Mandel
Department of Pharmacology and Physiology, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20037, USA
J Clin Invest 114:872-6. 2004..This article focuses on select attempts to sustain the record of scientific achievement enabled in the past by continued increasing investment and also suggests some solutions...
- The presidential campaign health reform proposalsLaura Caruso
GMHC Treat Issues 18:9-11. 2004
- Implementation of the Child Care and Development Block Grant: a research synthesisSally S Cohen
Yale University School of Nursing, New Haven, CT 06536 0740, USA
Nurs Outlook 53:239-246. 2005..The CCDBG reauthorization and annual appropriations are currently on the congressional agenda and warrant nurse's input for ongoing sustainability and support. Recommendations for policy and future research are included...
- The Commission's report and its implications for psychiatryMarcia Kraft Goin
Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1127 Wilshire Boulevard, Ste 1115, Los Angeles, CA 90017, USA
Psychiatr Serv 54:1480-1. 2003
- A comparison of smoking control strategies in Korea and the United StatesChung Yul Lee
Nursing Policy Research Institute, College of Nursing, Yonsei University, Seoul 120 752, Korea
Taehan Kanho Hakhoe Chi 34:1379-87. 2004..The data were collected through various governmental websites, contact with people directly, and a literature review. Based on the comparison, seven recommendations for smoking control strategies were made primarily for Korea...
- Economic causes and consequences of obesityEric A Finkelstein
RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
Annu Rev Public Health 26:239-57. 2005..However, because obesity may result from poor information and addictive behavior and/or as a result of living in an increasingly obesogenic environment, interventions will need to be multifaceted to ensure the best chance of success...
- The public health infrastructure and our nation's healthEdward L Baker
The North Carolina Institute for Public Health, Chapel Hill, 27599 8165, USA
Annu Rev Public Health 26:303-18. 2005..We conclude that a newly strengthened public health infrastructure must be sustained in the future through a balancing of the values inherent in the federal system...
- Putting off the tough choices. As a long-term fiscal crisis worsens, Washington dithersTodd Sloane
Mod Healthc 37:18. 2007
- Spending on substance abuse treatment: how much is enough?Ellen Meara
Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Addiction 100:1240-8. 2005..To describe a framework that can be used to determine optimal spending on substance abuse treatment in the United States...
- Joe public v. the general public: the role of the courts in Israeli health care policyCarmel Shalev
Tel Aviv University, Faculty of Law
J Law Med Ethics 33:650-9. 2005
- Who gets how much: funding formulas in federal public health programsJames W Buehler
Department of Epidemiology, Center for Public Health Preparedness and Research, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 13:151-5. 2007..A public health finance research agenda should address ways to improve the fit between funding allocation formulas and program objectives...
- Impact of state vaccine financing policy on uptake of heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccineShannon Stokley
National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Am J Public Health 96:1308-13. 2006..We examined heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7) uptake among children aged 19 to 35 months in the United States and determined how uptake rates differed by state vaccine financing policy...
- Today's threat is tomorrow's crisis: advocating for dental education, dental and biomedical research, and oral healthJack E Bresch
American Dental Education Association, 1400 K Street, NW, Suite 1100, Washington, DC 20005, USA
J Dent Educ 70:601-6. 2006..NOHAC and NAN are designed to provide leadership in these areas to support effective advocacy for dental education and dental research...
- Governing stem cell research in California and the USA: towards a social infrastructureDavid E Winickoff
Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management, 115 Giannini Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
Trends Biotechnol 24:390-4. 2006....
- Rebuilding of the Lebanese health care system: health sector reformsN M Kronfol
Lebanese Healthcare Management Association, Beirut, Lebanon
East Mediterr Health J 12:459-73. 2006..This paper describes the health care system in Lebanon and its financing as of 2001. The efforts that have been made and are being made to rehabilitate and reform this sector since the end of the war are outlined...
- Financing public health: diminished funding for core needs and state-by-state variation in supportJeffrey Levi
Trust for America s Health, George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, DC 20006, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 13:97-102. 2007....
- Public health needs a strong, well-planned advocacy programMike Daube
Division of Health Sciences, Curtin University of Technology, Western Australia
Aust N Z J Public Health 30:405-6. 2006..PHAA should take the lead in developing a planned and sustained advocacy program...
- Why do we need an oral health care policy in Canada?James L Leake
Departmentof Diagnostic and Biological Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5G 1G6
J Can Dent Assoc 72:317. 2006..One of the first steps would be to establish new models for the delivery of preventive measures and care that reach out to those who do not now enjoy access...
- Government support for embryonic stem cell researchAfton Ekemo
California Western School of Law, USA
J Biolaw Bus 8:66-7. 2005..State funding and political support for embryonic stem cell research facilitate progress...
- Administrative and research policies required to bring cellular therapies from the research laboratory to the patient's bedsideRobyn Yim
Blood Bank of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96819, USA
Transfusion 45:144S-58S. 2005....
- Budget backlash. Disparate forces in healthcare unite to decry Bush's healthcare budget for 2008; 'a remarkable leap backward to the stone age'Matthew DoBias
Mod Healthc 37:6-7, 16, 1. 2007..Officials like Leslie Norwalk, right, the CMS' acting administrator, support the $700 billion of that proposed budget that would fund Medicare and Medicaid...
- The current state of NIH funding of research in diagnostic radiology at U.S. medical schoolsMaria A Maguire
Vanderbilt University Institute of Imaging Science, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 2:436-43. 2005..The data show that radiology research has exceeded the growth in academic medical research in general and highlight some areas of underfunded research...
- U.S. State-supported dental schools: financial projections and implicationsHoward L Bailit
Department of Community Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Connecticut, 260 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
J Dent Educ 70:246-57. 2006..The future of the dental profession and the oral health of the American people depend on it...
- State health policy making determinants, theory, and methods: a synthesisEdward Alan Millar
A Alfred Taubman Center for Public Policy and American Institutions, Brown University, RI 02912, USA
Soc Sci Med 61:2639-57. 2005..Gaps are shown to exist in our understanding of the policy making effects of political system and intergovernmental characteristics...
- Effects of health decentralization, financing and governance in MexicoArmando Arredondo
Centro de Investigación en Sistemas de Salud, Instituto Nacional de Salud Publica, Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
Rev Saude Publica 40:152-60. 2006..To identify the effects of decentralization on health financing and governance policies in Mexico from the perspective of users and providers...
- The Veterans Health Administration: an American success story?Adam Oliver
London School of Economics and Political Science, Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE, United Kingdom
Milbank Q 85:5-35. 2007..Nonetheless, the apparent turnaround in the VHA's performance offers encouragement that health care that is both financed and provided by the public sector can be an effective organizational form...
- Local public health agency funding: money begets moneyPatrick Michael Bernet
Florida Atlantic University College of Business, Boca Raton, FL 33431, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 13:188-93. 2007....
- California Stem Cell Research and Cures Act: what to expect from stem cell research?Joe Panetta
BIOCOM, California, USA
J Biolaw Bus 8:3-12. 2005..In addition, the article will discuss the criteria for California's grant applicants under the Act and the legal issues surrounding the new discoveries funded by the Act...
- Politics, health policy, and the American characterPhilip Lee
Stanford University, USA
Stanford Law Pol Rev 17:7-32. 2006
- Attacks on science: the risks to evidence-based policyLinda Rosenstock
School of Public Health, University of California at Los Angeles
Am J Public Health 92:14-8. 2002....
- Introduction to the special section on the President's New Freedom Commission reportBenjamin G Druss
Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
Psychiatr Serv 54:1465-6. 2003
- Medicine. The NIH RoadmapElias Zerhouni
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Science 302:63-72. 2003..The Roadmap identifies the most compelling opportunities in three arenas: new pathways to discovery, research teams of the future, and reengineering the clinical research enterprise...
- The form and context of federalism: meanings for health care financingGeorge France
Istituto di Studi sui Sistemi Regionali Federali e sulle Autonomie, Rome, Italy
J Health Polit Policy Law 33:649-705. 2008..S. federalism may be overall less favorable to the development of well-functioning HCF policies, the inferior performance of these policies is to be principally attributed to context...
- Parallel path: poliovirus research in the vaccine eraMichele S Garfinkel
Center for Science, Policy, and Outcomes, Washington, D C, USA
Sci Eng Ethics 9:319-38. 2003..From this analysis, policy lessons with general applicability to scientific research are identified...
- The ongoing debate over Medicare: understanding the philosophical and policy dividesSusan Adler Channick
California Western School of Law, USA
J Health Law 36:59-106. 2003....
- Does federal funding for breastfeeding research target our national health objectives?Linda P Brown
School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Pediatrics 111:e360-4. 2003....
- Conducting stroke research with an exception from the requirement for informed consentBrian T Bateman
College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
Stroke 34:1317-23. 2003..Furthermore, obtaining permission from surrogates is often not possible or not legally permissible...
- Leveraging local funds to expand coverage in lean timesCaton Fenz
State Coverage Initiat Issue Brief 4:1-4. 2003..In these tight budgetary times, many states have made, or are considering making, cuts in state health care spending. One way to reduce spending and the number of uninsured is to leverage local dollars...
- The bursting state fiscal bubble and state Medicaid budgetsDonald J Boyd
Nelson A Rockefeller Institute of Government, Albany, New York, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 22:46-61. 2003..States will have to curtail the growth of Medicaid, raise revenue, or constrain growth in education spending to maintain balanced budgets...
- Surprise US election results may boost biotechJeffrey L Fox
Nat Biotechnol 20:1176. 2002
- Public health and national security: the critical role of increased federal supportBill Frist
Subcommittee on Public Health of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, United States Senate, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 21:117-30. 2002....
- Policy tools for achieving more equitable financing of and access to health care services in Latin America and the CaribbeanRubén M Suárez-Berenguela
Health and Human Development Division, Pan American Health Organization, Washington, D C, USA
Rev Panam Salud Publica 11:418-24. 2002
- [A comparative study of the expenditures on health research in 7 western countries in 1997 places the Netherlands at the bottom of the list]S P H Ellenbroek
Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum, vakgroep Metamedica, Leiden
Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 146:1369-74. 2002..To compare the expenditures on health research in the Netherlands with those in other Western countries...
- Health care is casualty in current budget battleJeanne Schulte Scott
NDCHealth, Washington, D C, USA
Healthc Financ Manage 56:28, 30. 2002
- Lessons in grassroots lobbying. FY 2003 Omnibus Appropriations bill earmarks spending for healthcare providersJohn H Ferman
Health Policy Alternatives, Inc, 400 N Capitol St NW, Ste 799, Washington, DC 20001 1536, USA
Healthc Exec 18:90-1. 2003
- The President's New Freedom Commission: recommendations to transform mental health care in AmericaMichael F Hogan
Ohio Department of Mental Health, 30 East Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43215, USA
Psychiatr Serv 54:1467-74. 2003
- The Campaign for Mental Health Reform: a new advocacy partnershipRobert W Glover
Campaign for Mental Health Reform, 66 Canal Center Plaza, Suite 302, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA
Psychiatr Serv 54:1475-9. 2003
- The economics of public health: financing drug abuse treatment servicesWilliam S Cartwright
National Institute of Drug Abuse, NIH, 6001 Executive Boulevard, Room 4222, MSC 9565, Bethesda, MD 20892 9565, USA
Health Policy 66:247-60. 2003..Social welfare losses are generated by financial arrangements that are inconsistent with rational budgeting theory and as such would lead to non-optimal organization and management of the drug abuse treatment system...
- Bush budget to states: accept block grants or lose UPL fundingDOUGLAS HOLTZ-EAKIN
Hosp Outlook 7:8, 16. 2004
- Regulation of direct supplemental payments for services covered by the public health insurance in a comparative perspectiveOndrej Dostal
Center for Health Law, 3rd School of Medicine, Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic
Med Law 26:663-76. 2007..They, however, play a positive role when they create new resources and when they thus do not affect the access for the poor negatively, or even improve it by increasing overall health services supply...
- Medicaid: 10 fixes that work. Of all the reforms states have tried, these are the ones that hold the most promiseMartha King
State Legis 30:14-8. 2004
- Federal funding of endoscopic research in the United States: 1972-2002Michael B Wallace
Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida 32224, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 58:831-5. 2003..We sought to evaluate trends in funding provided by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for endoscopic research from 1972 through 2002...
- Spreading the safety net--obstacles to the expansion of community health centersJohn K Iglehart
N Engl J Med 358:1321-3. 2008
- The President's budget: dead-on-arrival, but still a threat!Howard P Forman
Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Public Health, Yale University, 333 Cedar St, New Haven, CT 06510 3206, USA
AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:843-4. 2008
- [Proliferation of medical schools in latin America. Causes and consequences]Alejandro Goic
Unidad de Planificación de la Educación Médica UPEM, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile
Rev Med Chil 130:917-24. 2002..the number of universities in Chile increased from 8 to 60, the type of institutions was diversified, the government financing of public universities decreased substantially and the regulatory role of the market was emphasized...
- Health care financing and utilization of maternal health services in developing countriesMargaret E Kruk
University of Michigan School of Public Health, Department of Health Management and Policy, SPH II M3166, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109, USA
Health Policy Plan 22:303-10. 2007....
- A global health partnership's use of time-limited support to catalyze health practice change: the case of GAVI's Injection Safety SupportAnn Levin
PLoS ONE 5:e12986. 2010..of AD syringes in countries receiving injection safety support from GAVI, in a majority of cases through government financing, following the completion of three years of time-limited support, represents an early indication of how ..
- Substantial daily pain among nursing home residentsPatricia Sawyer
Center for Aging, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294 2041, USA
J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:158-65. 2007..To evaluate the prevalence of substantial daily pain among nursing home residents aged 65 and older...
- The Paris Declaration in practice: challenges of health sector aid coordination at the district level in ZambiaJesper Sundewall
Division of Global Health IHCAR, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Health Res Policy Syst 7:14. 2009..The predictability of funds coming from outside the government financing mechanism is low...
- Sizing up the market for assisted livingDavid G Stevenson
Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 29:35-43. 2010..To date, development of this sector has occurred largely without government financing or regulation...
- Vaccine supply, demand, and policy: a primerJagannath M Muzumdar
Social and Administrative Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 49:e87-99. 2009..To provide an overview of supply and demand issues in the vaccine industry and the policy options that have been implemented to resolve these issues...
- Sharing the burden of TB/HIV? Costs and financing of public-private partnerships for tuberculosis treatment in South AfricaEdina Sinanovic
Health Economics Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa
Trop Med Int Health 11:1466-74. 2006..The financing required for the different models from the perspective of the provincial TB programme, provider, and the patient are considered...
- Breast cancer activism: past lessons, future directionsBarron H Lerner
Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
Nat Rev Cancer 2:225-30. 2002..Breast cancer activism has become a fixture in the United States, where fundraising events are ubiquitous and government financing of research into the disease has skyrocketed...
- Is the implementation of assertive community treatment in a low-income country feasible? The experience of Tbilisi, GeorgiaNana Zavradashvili
Georgian Association for Mental Health, Tbilisi, Georgia
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:779-83. 2010In Georgia, difficult socioeconomic conditions have resulted in a drastic decrease in government financing for the health sector...
- Financing global mental health services and the role of WHOTeh Wei Hu
University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
J Ment Health Policy Econ 6:145-7. 2003..WHO has been very effective in global tobacco control and SARS epidemic. The new administration should use this successful momentum to initiate a global funding campaign for mental health disorder as a top priority...
- What does the Cooksey report hold for nursing research in the UK?Roger Watson
Nurse Educ Pract 7:121-2. 2007
- [DRGs in psychiatric hospital financing exemplified by Hungary. A model for Germany?]E Maylath
Medizinischer Dienst, Krankenversicherung Hamburg
Gesundheitswesen 62:633-45. 2000....
- Could the Baby Bonus be a bonus for babies?Caroline M de Costa
James Cook University School of Medicine, Cairns, QLD, Australia
Med J Aust 190:242-3. 2009..Such a system has been well established for many years in France. Any changes to the Baby Bonus scheme should provide incentives and not be punitive in nature...
- Public health. Pandemic or not, experts welcome Bush flu planJocelyn Kaiser
Science 310:952-3. 2005
- Clinic-Based Adherence Intervention for Diabetes and CFSuzanne Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2004..By testing the intervention with two pediatric patient populations, we can begin to examine the robustness of its effect across pediatric chronic illness groups...
- A Randomized Trial of the STAR Program for Children with Autism Spectrum DisorderDavid Mandell; Fiscal Year: 2009..Findings from the proposed study would provide timely and critical evidence regarding the implementation and effectiveness of one promising practice, with direct relevance to translation of findings into practice and policy. ..
- STATE LONG TERM CARE POLICIES AND ELDERLY WELL-BEINGNaoko Muramatsu; Fiscal Year: 2006..Part I and Part II will proceed simultaneously to inform each other throughout the four-year study period. ..
- Food reinforcement-genotype interactions and eatingLeonard H Epstein; Fiscal Year: 2010..The findings are relevant to a greater understanding of behavioral and genetic factors related to obesity, as well as providing ideas that may be relevant for treatment interventions for those high in food reinforcement. ..
- Statewide Implementation of Electronic Health RecordsDavid Bates; Fiscal Year: 2006..Dissemination of the results of this work should speed efforts toward the establishment of a national health information infrastructure. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Plan forTrial to find Optimum Steroid Regimen in Duchenne Muscular DystrophyROBERT GRIGGS; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- Economic Impacts of New DrugsSharon Lise Normand; Fiscal Year: 2006..Finally, we will examine the proposition that offsets occur differentially across racial and ethnic groups, for high utilizers and according to the organization of insurance arrangements. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- UAB Oral Health Research InnovationGREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Nervous System Channelopathies: Pathogenesis & TreatmentROBERT GRIGGS; Fiscal Year: 2005..They may also offer a window for understanding common disorders likely to be caused by CNS channel mutations/dysfunction such as migraine and epilepsy. ..
- COSTS AND BENEFITS OF ALCOHOL SERVICES & INTERVENTIONSMichael French; Fiscal Year: 2005..S. as well as abroad, the proposed study holds important potential to assist researchers, policymakers, and program directors with economic evaluation guidelines and "real world" applications. ..
- Third International Conference on Urban HealthHortensia Amaro; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Pathogenesis and treatment of the periodic paralysesROBERT GRIGGS; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- A BEHAVIORAL ECONOMIC APPROACH TO CHILDHOOD OBESITYLeonard Epstein; Fiscal Year: 2005..This study will yield important information on new ways to treat pediatric obesity, minimizing dietary restriction and maximizing children learning healthier eating habits. ..
- Third International Conference on Urban HealthHortensia Amaro; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Gender Differences in a Follow-up of Opiate Users in CAChristine Grella; Fiscal Year: 2007..The study findings have the potential to develop interventions aimed at opiate users that address the specific needs of males and females over the life course. ..
- Macro-social & Parent Influence on Adolescents' Drug UseMatthew Farrelly; Fiscal Year: 2007..Generalized Growth Mixture Modeling will be used to test the study hypotheses. ..
- The Precursors and Impacts of Psychiatric Facility ClosureANOUK GRUBAUGH; Fiscal Year: 2008..In contrast, private facility closure occurs when the facility is no longer financially viable and thus may or may not be a function of the quality and quantity of alternatives in the community. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Mental Health Effects of the Khmer Rouge Trials in CambodiaJEFFREY H SONIS; Fiscal Year: 2010..Since individually-oriented treatments, such as medications, may be inadequate to meet public mental health needs in societies exposed to war or terrorism, tribunals may be useful and cost-effective mental health interventions. ..
- Dichlorphenamide vs Acetazolamide for Periodic ParalysisRobert C Griggs; Fiscal Year: 2010..abstract_text> ..
- CHOC Human Embryonic Stem Cell Culture Training CoursePhilip Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2008..The courses are held annually in the Spring at the National Human Neural Stem Cell Resource of the Neuroscience Laboratories at the Children's Hospital of Orange County Research Institute. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Economic Evaluation Methods: Development and ApplicationMichael French; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Habituation to food in childrenLeonard Epstein; Fiscal Year: 2009..These studies are designed to understand how individual differences in habituation may be an important factor that differentiates overweight and non-overweight youth. ..
- Work-life, Health Habits, and Health: Longitudinal AnalysisJody Sindelar; Fiscal Year: 2009..Together these longitudinal datasets cover the life span and each contains measures of health, health habits and labor market characteristics. ..
- Latinos Using Cardio Health Actions to Reduce RiskSheana Bull; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Economic Consequences of Alcohol Use DisordersMichael French; Fiscal Year: 2008..Finally, the research significance is high because few studies have used contemporary research methods and data to estimate the economic effects of alcohol use and abuse. ..
- Strategies for Group A Streptococcal PreventionGrace Lee; Fiscal Year: 2008..During her K Award, she hopes to establish herself as a multidisciplinary researcher in the fields of decision sciences, infectious disease modeling, and health policy. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Exploratory Center for Vaccinology Research (RMI)Walter Orenstein; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- HCV Treatment Cost-Effectiveness in 3 IDU PopulationsBRUCE SCHACKMAN; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Effectiveness and Costs of Enhanced Cocaine TreatmentsJames McKay; Fiscal Year: 2005..voucher reinforcement. Additional analyses will identify predictors of response to the TAU+V and TAU+S conditions, and test predictions regarding possible mechanisms of action. ..
- PROSTATIC STEROIDS AND SECOND MESSENGERSWilliam Rosner; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- ECONOMIC EVALUATIONS IN THE CTN: METHODS & APPLICATIONSJody Sindelar; Fiscal Year: 2004..Our consultants are pivotal investigators in CTN nodes. These collaborations and arrangements will ensure the successful achievement of our goals. ..
- UPTAKE OF HOST CELL CHOLESTEROL BY T GONDIIKeith Joiner; Fiscal Year: 2004..gondii endocytic pathway to macromolecule uptake, and open the possibility that this pathway can be used for therapeutic advantage in T. gondii and potentially in other Apicomplexan parasites, most notably Cryptosporidium parvum. ..
- ALCOHOL OUTLETS, BROKEN WINDOWS, GONORRHEA AND HIV RISKDeborah Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2003..The findings will inform future HIV prevention interventions and provide guidance to CBOs as to whether control of alcohol outlets and neighborhood development may enhance the prevention of HIV transmission. ..
- Trauma Within the Psychiatric SettingB Frueh; Fiscal Year: 2003..Measures will be designed to assess sanctuary trauma and harm, general trauma exposure, PTSD symptoms, and psychiatric diagnoses. The obtained data will be analyzed via quantitative and qualitative methods. ..
- HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY AND BREAST CANCERPatricia Carney; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE DELIVERY TO TRAUMA VICTIMSB Frueh; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- DEPRESSIVE DISORDERS IN PRIMARY CARE AND WORK SETTINGSBenjamin Druss; Fiscal Year: 2003..This project will compare the impact of depression and three chronic medical illnesses on health costs, absenteeism and job performance ratings both cross-sectionally and over time. ..
- RACIAL DISPARITIES AND MEDICARE PREVENTIVE SERVICESEllen Meara; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Experimental Therapeutics of Neuromuscular DiseaseROBERT GRIGGS; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- ASSESSING CONSUMER-OPERATED SERVICESCarol Mowbray; Fiscal Year: 2003..The R24 will enable us to develop relationships with consumer groups and consumer researchers around the country, colleagues in psychiatry and other related areas at UM, and other national sites undertaking MH services research. ..
- Allergy Alerts in Computerized Physician EntryDavid Bates; Fiscal Year: 2001..We believe the results of our work will improve patient safety and the overall quality of pharmacotherapy. We also believe that the results of our study will be applicabe to other healthcare systems ..
- CENTER ON POVERTY, RISK AND MENTAL HEALTHCarol Mowbray; Fiscal Year: 2004..Continued support will institutionalize 1 ZMH1 3 1 R24 MH51363-06 May, 2000 DANZIGER, SHELDON H our capacity to provide national leadership and help reduce the public health burden of mental disorder. ..
- Telepsychiatry Service Delivery to Trauma VictimsB Frueh; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Individual and Community Factors in Independent LivingJeffrey Burr; Fiscal Year: 2002..In our model building, we pay particular attention to sample size issues and the potential for problems associated with endogeneity. ..
- FACTORS AFFECTING USE OF MEDICATION TO TREAT ALCOHOLISMTAMI MARK; Fiscal Year: 2001..We propose to collect this information through experts panels and a national survey of physicians specialized in treating substance abuse. ..
- ADEQUACY OF SAVING AND LIFE INSURANCELAURENCE KOTLIKOFF; Fiscal Year: 2001..The revision addresses each of these concerns. ..
- Community, Health Center, and Academic Medicine Partnership Project-(CHAMPP)LeRoi Hicks; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- QUANTITATIVE IMAGING OF ZINC METABOLISM IN THE BRAINRichard Thompson; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- CONTEXT AND EFFECTIVENESS OF TWO MODELS OF SVC DELIVERYChristine Grella; Fiscal Year: 2002..These data will provide a multilevel context in which to evaluate the implementation and effectiveness of the two models of service delivery. ..
- PRICE INDEXES OF MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENTRichard Frank; Fiscal Year: 2002..To assess outcomes we will use clinical literature along with three expert panels of clinician-researchers to rate expected outcomes for specific combinations of consumers and treatments. ..
- Music Engagement for Non-Pharmacological AnalgesiaDavid Bradshaw; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- GIS, ALCOHOL MARKETING, AND ALCOHOL-RELATED OUTCOMESDeborah Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2006..Because alcohol marketing is already regulated, if certain marketing techniques are disproportionately associated with alcohol consumption and alcohol-related mortality, the findings can be used to inform public policy. ..
- Relationship between Depression and Diabetes Self-CareKARA BAMBAUER; Fiscal Year: 2004..We will also stratify analyses by type of drug therapy (i.e., insulin only, combination insulin/oral drug therapy, or oral hypoglycemic only) to control for severity of illness. ..
- LONGITUDINAL ORAL HEALTH OUTCOMES IN HIGH-RISK ADULTSGREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Impact of Financing on Outcomes of Methadone MaintenanceDennis Deck; Fiscal Year: 2004..Proximity to a methadone clinic is strongly related to access to methadone maintenance and will be used as an instrumental variable in some analyses. ..
- Implementing Health Promotion Activities in Native EmployersDeborah Bowen; Fiscal Year: 2008..Finally, it will further develop an intervention model that can be used in multiple settings, and used to change multiple risk factors for chronic disease. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- EFFECTS OF CHANGING SEDENTARY BEHAVIOR IN OBESE CHILDRENLeonard Epstein; Fiscal Year: 2008..Developing a better understanding of why obese youth increase physical activity or decrease energy intake when sedentary behaviors are reduced is important for the treatment of pediatric obesity. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Oral Health/OHRQOL among low-SES rural adultsGREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Human Subjects Research Enhancements ProgramsWilliam Rosner; Fiscal Year: 2002..All such monthly reviews and quizzes will be archived for review. All of the above activities will be designed to be continued after the completion of the initial year of support. ..
- Mid-Career Investigator Award-Patient-Oriented ResearchGREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Novel treatment for muscle disease: Fueling the pipeline and finding the productROBERT GRIGGS; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- UAB Oral Health Research Infrastructure ImprovementGREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- NORTHWEST CANCER GENETICS NETWORKDeborah Bowen; Fiscal Year: 2006..This mix of disciplines is essential to support the infrastructure required to collect crucial data on individuals seeking genetic testing, as well as those with known family histories. ..
- HORMONAL AND ZINC REGULATION OF PROSTATE M ACONITASELES COSTELLO; Fiscal Year: 2004..This information will provide new approaches to the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of PCa. ..
- Communication Intervention with Melanoma FamiliesDeborah Bowen; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- MOTIVATING DIETARY CHANGES IN CHURCHESDeborah Bowen; Fiscal Year: 2001..The primary outcome will be the difference in change in fat scores between intervention and comparison religious organizations. ..
- Barriers to Optimum Diabetes OutcomesBenjamin Littenberg; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Policies Improving Non-English Speakers' Access & CareLonnie Snowden; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Vermont Diabetes Information SystemBenjamin Littenberg; Fiscal Year: 2005..3: Assess utilization of health care resources by analyzing administrative data in a sub-sample of patients from the controlled trial. ..
- Ethnic Minority Children in Public Mental HealthLonnie Snowden; Fiscal Year: 2006..Similarly, we test the effect of clients' outpatient/linkage-brokerage use on ethnic disparities in crisis care use. ..
- The Spillover Effects of Health Insurance Coverage and GenerosityKatherine Baicker; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- AMSA CAM Education InitiativeJoan Hedgecock; Fiscal Year: 2006..5. AMSA's CAM model curriculum will be disseminated through its Web site, presentation at professional meetings, and submission of articles for publication in peer-reviewed journals . ..
- COMPARISON OF TWO EMPLOYMENT MODELS FOR CLIENTS WITH SMIGary Bond; Fiscal Year: 2003..The study will also include a cost-effectiveness component that will examine rehabilitation program and treatment costs from a societal perspective. ..
- Conference on Innovations in Trauma Research MethodsJeffrey Sonis; Fiscal Year: 2007..S. Department of Veterans Affairs, and agreements to be on the Advisory Board from a distinguished group of scholars, from diverse disciplines, with expertise in research methods. ..
- Alabama Dental Practice Research Network DevelopmentGREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..