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Jia H, Lubetkin EI. Estimating EuroQol EQ-5D Scores from Population Healthy Days Data. Med Decision Making 2008, [Epub ahead of print June 12] abstract

Moriarty, D. Use of health-related quality-of-life surveillance data in public health decision-making — the case of the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, United States, 1991–2006. 2007 International Society for Quality of Life Research meeting abstracts. The QLR Journal 2007:A-86, Abstract #1404.

Rashad I. Cycling: an increasingly untouched source of physical and mental health—working paper 12929. National Bureau of Economic Research Working Papers February 2007. abstract pdf [175K]

Reeve BB, Burke LB, Chiang YP, Clauser SB, Colpe LJ, Elias JW, Fleishman J, Hohmann AA, Johnson-Taylor WL, Lawrence W, Moy CS, Quatrano LA, Riley WT, Smothers BA, Werner EM. Enhancing measurement in health outcomes research supported by Agencies within the US Department of Health and Human Services. Qual Life Res 2007;16 Suppl 1:175–186. Epub 2007 May 26. abstract

Wang J, Saalfrank MF, Hong SH, Liu C, Gourley DR. Patterns of reporting health-related quality of life across racial and ethnic groups. Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research 2007;7(2):177–186. See

Weissmann G. "Chronic Lyme" and other medically unexplained syndromes [editorial]. FASEB J 2007;21(2):299–301.

Miller W, Robinson LA, Lawrence RS (Eds); Committee to evaluate measures of health benefits for environmental, health, and safety regulation board on health care services. Valuing health for regulatory cost-effectiveness analysis. Institute of Medicine, National Academies Press, Washington, D.C., 2006:1-364. abstract html

Wormser GP, Dattwyler RJ, Shapiro ED, Halperin JJ, Steere AC, Klempner MS, Krause PJ, Bakken JS, Strle F, Stanek G, Bockenstedt L, Fish D, Dumler JS, Nadelman RB. The clinical assessment, treatment, and prevention of Lyme disease, human granulocytic anaplasmosis, and babesiosis: clinical practice guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Clin Infect Dis 2006;43:1089–1134. abstract [See also links to subsequent letters to the editor and the authors' reply at Clin Infect Dis 2007 Apr 15;44(8):1133-1139.]

Bitler MP, Gelbach JB, Hoynes HW. Welfare reform and health. Journal of Human Resources 2005;40(2):309–334. abstract

Golden L, Wiens-Tuers B. Mandatory overtime work in the United States: Who, where, and what? Labor Studies Journal 2005;30(1):1–26. See

Ravesloot C, Seekins T, White G. Living Well With a Disability Health Promotion Intervention: Improved Health Status for Consumers and Lower Costs for Health Care Policymakers. Rehab Psychol 2005;50(3):239–245. abstract

Wisdom JP, Berlin M, Lapidus JA. Relating health policy to women's health outcomes. Soc Sci Med 2005;61(8):1776–1784. abstract

Barrett K, Greene R, Mariani M. A case of neglect–why health care is getting worse, even though medicine is getting better. Governing 2004 Jul (Special Issue). See

Bitler M, Gelbach J, Hoynes H. Welfare Reform and Health—Working Paper 10549. National Bureau of Economic Research Working Papers June 2004. abstract pdf [312K]

Dehejia RH, Lleras-Muney A. Booms, busts, and babies' health. Q J Econ 2004;119(3):1091–1130. abstract

Doyle R. Getting sicker: State budget constraints threaten public health. Scientific Amer 2004 Nov;291(5):30.

Homer J, Milstein B. Optimal decision making in a dynamic model of community health. Proceedings of the 37th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences; Hawaii, 2004. abstract pdf [240K]

Greenberg M. Was 1992–2000 the best of times for American urban neighborhoods? Geog Rev 2003;(93)1:81–96. abstract

Ravesloot C, Seekins T, Ipsen C, Seninger S, Murphy-Southwick C, Brennan L, et al. A cost-effectiveness analysis of a community-based health promotion intervention for adults with mobility impairments (Final report). Missoula: University of Montana, Rural Institute on Disabilities 2003.

Committee on the Consequences of Uninsurance, Board on Health Care Services, Institute of Medicine. Care without Coverage: Too little, too late. National Academy Press, Washington, DC 2002:1-212. html pdf [5.5M]

Hagerty MR, Cummins RA, Ferriss AL, Land K, Michalos AC, Peterson M, Sharpe A, Sirgy J, Vogel J. Quality of life indexes for national policy: review and agenda for research. Social Indicators Research 2001;55(1):1–96. See

Pearlman DN & Waalen J. Violence against women: Charting the impact on health policy, health care delivery, and the law. Am J Prev Med 2000;19(4):212–213. abstract

Ruhm CJ. Are recessions good for your health? Q J Econ 2000;115(2):617–650. abstract

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Healthy People 2010. 2nd ed. With understanding and improving health and objectives for improving health. 2 vols. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office 2000. html

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