Jessica K. Athens

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University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute has published County Health Rankings (The Rankings) since 2010. These rankings use population-based data to highlight variation in health and encourage health assessment for all US counties. However, the uncertainty of estimates remains a limitation. We sought to quantify the precision of The Rankings for(More)
OBJECTIVES The University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute has published the County Health Rankings since 2010. These rankings use population-based data to highlight health outcomes and the multiple determinants of these outcomes and to encourage in-depth health assessment for all United States counties. A significant methodological limitation,(More)
reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. Objective To develop a syndrome classification based on patient chief complaint to (1) estimate the proportion of primary care-related emergency department (ED) visits in New York City (NYC) hospitals and (2) explore predictors of such visits. Introduction NYC EDs saw nearly 4 million(More)
  • Esther Mwangi, Jessica Athens, Stephan Dohrn, Kathryn Firmin-Sellers, Clark Gibson, P J Hill +4 others
  • 2006
NOTICE: CAPRi Working Papers contain preliminary material and research results, and are circulated prior to a full peer review in order to stimulate discussion and critical comment. It is expected that most CAPRi Working Papers will eventually be published in some other form, and that their content may also be revised. ABSTRACT This paper discusses the(More)
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