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Health Economics Information Resources: A Self-Study Course


Bolded items are cited in the text. There are links back to the page where each citation was used. An asterisk by a citation indicates that it appeared in module 2.

Alberani V, Pietrangeli PDC, Mazza AMR (1990). The use of grey literature in health sciences: a preliminary survey. Bulletin of the Medical Library Association 78(4): 358-363.

Almer, E. C. and L. J. Cantal . Statistical tricks and traps : an illustrated guide to the misuses of statistics. Los Angeles, CA: Pyrczak, 2000.

Andersen, R., T. H. Rice, et al. Changing the U.S. health care system : key issues in health services, policy, and management. San Francisco; Jossey-Bass, 2001.

Anderson, G. F. P., Jean-Pierre. "Health Spending, Access, and Outcomes: Trends in Industrialized Countries." Health Affairs 18, no.3 (1999): 178-192.

Auerbach, J. A., B. Kivimae Krimgold, et al. Improving health : it doesn't take a revolution. Washington, D.C.: National Policy Association : Academy for Health Services Research and Health Policy, 2000.

Bazzoli, G. "Health Plan Payments Can Motivate Tighter Integration Between Physicians and Hospitals." Health Care Financing & Organization Findings Brief 4, no. 3 (2001).

Berk, M., Monheit AC . "The concentration of health care expenditures, revisited." Health Affairs 20, no.2 (2001): 9-18.

Cherner, L. L. The Universal healthcare almanac. Phoenix, AZ: Silver & Cherner Ltd. : R-C Publications Inc., 1990 - .

Clarke, R. L. "It's Bush. Now what?" Healthcare Financial Management 55, no.1 (2001): 16.

Cowan, C. A. L., Helen C.; Martin, Anne B.; McDonnell, Patricia A.; Sensenig, Arthur L.; Stiller, Jean M.; Whittle, Lekha S.; Kotova, Kimberly A. ; Zezza, Mark A.; Donham, Carolyn S.; Long, Anna M.; Stewart, Madie W. "National Health Expenditures, 1998." Health Care Financing Review 21, no.2 (1999): 165-210. URL. Accessed 7/12/16

Culver, A. J. and J. P. Newhouse . Handbook of health economics. Amsterdam; New York: Elsevier, 2000.

Davies, H. T. O., M. Tavakoli, et al. Quality in health care : strategic issues in health care management. Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2001.

Davis, J. B. The social economics of health care. London ; New York: Routledge, 2001.

Davis, K. S., Cathy; Schoenbaum, Stephen C. "A 2020 Vision for American Health Care." Archives of Internal Medicine 160, no.22 (2000): 3357-3362.

Detwiler Group. and Hatherleigh Company. Detwiler's directory of health and medical resources. New York, NY: Hatherleigh Press, 1997.

Donaldson C, Shackley P. Economic studies. In: Oxford Textbook of Public Health. 3rd ed. Detels R et al. (eds.). Oxford. OUP. 1996.

Drummond MF, Jefferson TO. Guidelines for authors and peer reviewers of economic submissions. BMJ 1996;313:275-83. [online] Site URL.

Drummond M et al. Methods for the economic evaluation of health care programmes. 2nd ed. Oxford. OUP. 1997.

* Folland S., A. C. Goodman, et al. The economics of health and health care. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 2001.

Fronstin, P. O., Pamela . "National Health Spending Up 5.6 Percent Between 1997 and 1998; Public Spending for Health Care Understated." Employee Benefit Research Institute Notes (from Social Science Research Network) 21, no.7 (2000) Social Science Electronic Publishing . Accessed March, 2002.

GL'99 Conference Program. Fourth International Conference on Grey Literature: New Frontiers in Grey Literature. GreyNet, Grey Literature Network Service. Washington D.C. USA, 4-5 October 1999.

Health and healthcare in the United States : county and metro area data. Lanham, MD: Bernan Press, 1999.

Health Insurance Institute and Health Insurance Association of America. Public Relations Division. Source book of health insurance data. New York: Health Insurance Institute, 1999.

Helmer, Diane. Chapter 10: Grey literature. In: Auston, Ione; Topfer, Leigh-Ann, editors. Etext on health technology assessment (HTA) information resources [Internet]. Bethesda (MD): National Library of Medicine; 2002 [modified 2003 Jun 14; cited 2003 Aug 25]. [about 9 p.]. Available: //

Huff, D. How to lie with statistics. New York: Norton. 1954.

Improving access to cost-effectiveness information for health care decision-making: the NHS Economic Evaluation Database. NHSCRD Report no.6 (2nd ed). York. NHS Centre for Reviews and Dissemination. 2001. Note: Superseded by the 2007 NHS EED handbook.

Jefferson T, Demicheli V, Vale L. Quality of systematic reviews of economic evaluations in health care. JAMA 2002;287:2809-12. [online] Site URL.

Jefferson T, Demicheli V. Quality of economic evaluations in health care. BMJ 2002;324:313-314. [online] Site URL.

Kleinke, J. D. Oxymorons : the myth of a U.S. health care system. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2001.

Kovner, A. R. and S. Jonas. Jonas and Kovner's health care delivery in the United States. New York: Springer Pub. Co, 1999.

Lazenby, H. C. L., Katharine R.; Waldo, Daniel R.; Adler, Gerald S.; Letsch, Suzanne W. ; Cowan Cathy A. "National health accounts: Lessons from the U.S. experience." Health Care Financing Review 13, no.4 (1992): 89-103. URL. Accessed 7/12/16

Lee, P. R., C. L. Estes, et al. The nation's health. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Barlett, 2001.

Levit, K. e. a. "Inflation Spurs Health Spending In 2000." Health Affairs, vol. 21 no. 1 (2002): 172-181.

Managed care: Facts, Trends and Data: 2000-2001. Washington, D.C.: Atlantic Information Services, Inc., 2000/2001.

McKie, J. The allocation of health care resources : an ethical evaluation of the 'QALY' approach. Aldershot, England ; Brookfield, USA: Ashgate, 1998.

Meyer, J. A., E. K. Wicks, et al. Covering America : real remedies for the uninsured. Washington, D.C.: Economic and Social Research Institute, 2001.

Morreim, E. H. "Confusion in the Courts: managed care financial structures and their impact on medical care." Tort & Insurance Law Journal (from Social Science Research Network) 35 no.3 (2000): 699-728. Social Science Electronic Publishing. Accessed March, 2002.

Morris, C. R. Too much of a good thing? : why health care spending won't make us sick. New York: Century Foundation, 2000.

National Center for Health Statistics (U.S.) and National Center for Health Services Research. Health, United States. Rockville, Md., Washington, D.C.: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services Public Health Service Office of Health Research Statistics and Technology National Center for Health Statistics National Center for Health Services Research, 1976- .

*Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development . Health at a Glance. Source: OECD/Studies/Health , October 2001, vol. 1, no. 1. Accessed March, 2002.

Parrish, M. "A new days dawns...when patients buy their own health care." Medical Economics 78 no.5 (2001): 94-111.

Phelps, C. E. Health economics. Reading, Mass.: Addison-Wesley, 1997.

Plunkett's health care industry almanac. Dallas, Tex.: Corporate Jobs Outlook, 2001/2002.

Portrait of health in the United States. Lanham, MD: Bernan, 2001.

Prince, M. "Future health plans put patients in control." Business Insurance 34 no.41 (2000): 20-22.

Ranade, W. Markets and health care : a comparative analysis. London ; New York: Longman, 1998.

Scott, C. D. Public and private roles in health care systems : reform experience in seven OECD countries. Buckingham [England] ; Philadelphia: Open University Press, 2001.

* Selden, T. M. "Reconciling Medical Expenditure Estimates from the MEPS and the NHA, 1996." Health Care Financing Review Vol. 23 no. 1 (2001): 161-178. [online] Site URL.

Shiell A, Donaldson C, Mitton C, Currie G. Health Economic Evaluation. J Epidemiol Community health 2002;56:85-88.

Sloan, F. A. Valuing health care : costs, benefits, and effectiveness of pharmaceuticals and other medical technologies. Cambridge ; New York: Cambridge University Press, 1995.

Thai, K. V., Edward T. Wimberley, Sharon M. McManus, eds . Handbook of International Health Care Systems. New York: Marcel Dekker, Inc, 2002.

Timmreck, T. C. Health services cyclopedic dictionary : a compendium of health-care and public health terminology. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 1997.

"Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics—2018 Update: A Report From the American Heart Association; Economic Cost of Cardiovascular Diseases." Circulation. 2018 Mar 20;137(12):e67-e492. [online] Site URL. Accessed 10/2/18

United States. Bureau of the Census., United States. Dept. of the Treasury. Bureau of Statistics., et al. Statistical abstract of the United States. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce Bureau of the Census.  URL. Accessed 7/12/16

United States. Health Care Financing Administration. Active projects report : research and demonstration in health care financing. Baltimore, Md.: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services Health Care Financing Administration Dissemination Staff.

United States. Health Care Financing Administration. Office of Research and Demonstrations. Health care financing review. Baltimore, Md. Pittsburgh, PA, U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services Health Care Financing Administration Office of Research and Demonstrations ;Supt. of Docs. [distributor.] URL. Accessed 7/12/16

Uplekar, M. W. "Private health care." Social Science & Medicine 51 no.16(2000): 897-905.

Weil, T. P. Health networks : can they be the solution? Ann Arbor; Tampa: University of Michigan Press ; American College of Physician Executives, 2001.

Weinstein MC. et al. Recommendations of the Panel on Cost-effectiveness in Health and Medicine. JAMA 1996;276:1253-58. [online] Site URL.

Weise, F. Health statistics : an annotated bibliographic guide to Information resources. Lanham, Md.: Medical Library Association and Scarecrow Press, 1997.

"When Taking Two Aspirin Won't Do: A Primer on the Patients Bill of Rights." Knowledge @ Wharton (2001) [online] Site URL. Accessed 7/20/04

Being reasonable about the economics of health. Selected essays by Alan Williams. Culyer, A.J. and Maynard, A. (eds.). Cheltenham. Edward Elgar. 1997. p.46 (Fig.4.1: Williams' "Structure of Discipline" diagram).

Zarnke, KB; Levine, MAH; O’Brien, BJ. Cost-benefit analyses in the health-care literature: don’t judge a study by its label. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology 1997;50:813-822.

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