2018, No. 3
NBER Affiliates' Work Appearing in Medical Journals
Many NBER-affiliated researchers publish some of their findings in medical journals that preclude pre-publication distribution. This makes it impossible to include these papers in the NBER working paper series. This is a partial listing of recent papers in this category.
Association between Playing American Football in the National Football League and Long-term Mortality
A. S. Venkataramani, M. Gandhavadi, and A. B. Jena, JAMA, 319(8), February 2018, pp. 800–6.
Acute Myocardial Infarction Mortality during Dates of National Interventional Cardiology Meetings
A. B. Jena, A. Olenski, D. M. Blumenthal, R. W. Yeh, D. P. Goldman, and J. Romley, Journal of the American Heart Association, 7(6), March 2018, (published online).
Reduction in Firearm Injuries during NRA Annual Conventions
A. B. Jena and A. R. Olenski, The New England Journal of Medicine, 378(9), March 2018, pp. 866–7.
Infant Health and Future Childhood Adversity
N. E. Reichman, H. Corman, K. Noonan, and M. E. Jiménez, Maternal and Child Health Journal, 22(3), March 2018, pp. 318–26.
Physicians' Political Preferences and the Delivery of End of Life Care in the United States: Retrospective Observational Study
A. B. Jena, A. R. Olenski, D. Khullar, A. Bonica, and H. Rosenthal, BMJ, 361, April 2018, pp. 1161.
Financial Burden of Healthcare Utilization in Consumer-Directed Health Plans
X. Zhang, E. Trish, and N. Sood, The American Journal of Managed Care, 24(4), April 2018, pp. e115–21 (published online).
Adherence to Guidelines for Screening and Medication Use: Mortality and Onset of Major Macrovascular Complications in Elderly Persons with Diabetes Mellitus
A. P. Yashkin and F. Sloan, Journal of Aging and Health, 30(4), April 2018, pp. 503–20.
Identifying the Causes of Changes in Prevalence of Diabetes in Older Adults: A New Trend Partitioning Approach
I. Akushevich, A. P. Yaskin, J. Kravchenko, F. Fang, K. Arbeev, F. Sloan, and A. I. Yashin, Journal of Diabetes and its Complications, 32(4), April 2018, pp. 362–7.
Health Care Employment Growth and the Future of U.S. Cost Containment
J. Skinner and A. Chandra, JAMA, 319(18), May 2018, pp. 1861–2.
Productivity Growth of Skilled Nursing Facilities in Treating Post-Acute-Care-Intensive Conditions
J. Gu, J. A. Romley, and N. Sood, Value in Health, 21, May 2018, pp. s104.
Adverse Selection into and within the Individual Health Insurance Market in California in 2014
V. Fung, C. G. K. Peitzman, J. Shi, C. T. Liang, W. H. Dow, A. M. Zaslavsky, B. H. Fireman, S. F. Derose, M. E. Chernew, J. P. Newhouse, and J. Hsu, Health Services Research, May 2018, (published online).
Provider and Patient Satisfaction with the Integration of Ambulatory and Hospital EHR Systems
C. D. Meyerhoefer, S. A. Sherer, M. E. Deily, S. Y. Chou, X. Guo, J. Chen, M. Sheinberg, and D. Levick, Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, 25(8), May 2018, pp. 1054–63.
Patterns of Potential Opioid Misuse and Subsequent Adverse Outcomes in Medicare, 2008 to 2012
C. M. Carey, A. B. Jena, and M. L. Barnett, Annals of Internal Medicine, 168(12), June 2018, pp. 837–45.
Predictive Modeling of U.S. Health Care Spending in Late Life
L. Einav, A. Finkelstein, S. Mullainathan, and Z. Obermeyer, Science, 360(6396), June 2018, pp. 1462–5.
Not All Insurance Is Equal: Differential Treatment and Health Outcomes by Insurance Coverage Among Nonelderly Adult Patients With Heart Attack
M. J. Niedzwiecki, R. Y. Hsia, and Y. C. Shen, Journal of the American Heart Association, 7(11), June 2018, (published online).
Suicide and Additional Homicides Associated with Intimate Partner Homicide: North Carolina 2004-2013
S. Smucker, R. E. Kerber, and P. J. Cook, Journal of Urban Health, 95(3), June 2018, pp. 337–43.
Gun Theft and Crime
P. J. Cook, Journal of Urban Health, 95(3), June 2018, pp. 305–12.
Do Incentives Undermine Intrinsic Motivation? Increases In Intrinsic Motivation Within An Incentive-Based Intervention For People Living With Hiv In Tanzania
N. L. Czaicki, W. H. Dow, P. F. Njau, and S. I. McCoy, PLoS ONE, 13(16), June 2018, (published online).
Cash Incentives versus Defaults for HIV Testing: A Randomized Clinical Trial
J. C. C. Montoy, W. H. Dow, and B. C. Kaplan, PLoS ONE, 13(7), July 2018, (published online).
Odds Ratios—Current Best Practice and Use
E. C. Norton, B. E. Dowd, and M. L. Maciejewski, JAMA, 320(1), July 2018, pp. 84–5.
High-Impact and Transformative Science (HITS) Metrics: Definition, Exemplification, and Comparison
J. Staudt, H. Yu, R. P. Light, G. Marschke, K. Börner, and B. A. Weinberg, PLoS ONE, 13(7), July 2018, (published online).
Is Inpatient Volume Or Emergency Department Crowding A Greater Driver Of Ambulance Diversion?
R. Y. Hsia, N. Sarkar, and Y. C. Shen, Health Affairs, 37(7), July 2018, pp. 1115–22.
The Association of Firearm Caliber with Likelihood of Death from Gunshot Injury in Criminal Assaults
A. A. Braga and P. J. Cook, JAMA Network Open, July 2018, (published online).
Constant Lethality of Gunshot Injuries from Firearm Assault: United States, 2003–2012
P. J. Cook, A. E. Rivera-Aguirre, M. Cerdá, and G. Wintemute, American Journal of Public Health, 107(8), August 2018, pp. 1324–8.