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Defining interdisciplinary research: conclusions from a critical review of the literature.
OBJECTIVE To summarize findings from a systematic exploration of existing literature and views regarding interdisciplinarity, to discuss themes and components of such work, and to propose aExpand
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New technology and health care costs--the case of robot-assisted surgery.
Technological innovation in health care is an important driver of cost growth. Doctors and patients often embrace new modes of treatment before their merits and weaknesses are fully understood. TheseExpand
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Reducing racial and ethnic disparities: the action plan from the department of health and human services.
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently unveiled the most comprehensive federal commitment yet to reducing racial and ethnic health disparities. The 2011 HHS Action Plan to ReduceExpand
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Health care costs: on the rise again.
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  • Economics, Medicine
  • The journal of economic perspectives : a journal…
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Since 1999, health care costs have been growing faster than national income. This rapid growth has occurred as the ability of private and public purchasers to reduce service utilization and bargainExpand
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Better But Not Well: Mental Health Policy in the United States since 1950
The past half-century has been marked by major changes in the treatment of mental illness: important advances in understanding mental illnesses, increases in spending on mental health care andExpand
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How the Affordable Care Act and Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act Greatly Expand Coverage of Behavioral Health Care
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) will expand coverage of mental health and substance use disorder benefits and federal parity protections to over 60 million Americans. The key toExpand
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CMS Changes in Reimbursement for HAIs: Setting A Research Agenda
Background:The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) promulgated regulations commencing October 1, 2008, which deny payment for selected conditions occurring during the hospital stay andExpand
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Cost-effectiveness of ADHD treatments: findings from the multimodal treatment study of children with ADHD.
OBJECTIVE Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a costly public health problem. To the authors' knowledge, this is the first study on the cost-effectiveness of the major forms of ADHDExpand
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Health Inequality, Education and Medical Innovation
Recent studies suggest that health inequalities across socio-economic groups in the US are large and have been growing. We hypothesize that, as in other, non-health contexts, this pattern occursExpand
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Using Electronically Available Inpatient Hospital Data for Research
Despite a push to create electronic health records and a plethora of healthcare data from disparate sources, there are no data from a single electronic source that provide a full picture of aExpand
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