Geographic Variation in Diagnosis Frequency and Risk of Death among Medicare Beneficiaries”  Welch GH, Sharp SM, Gottlieb DJ, Skinner JS, Wennberg JE.
JAMA, 2010;305(11): 1113-18.

McAllen and El Paso Revisited: Medicare Variations Not Always Reflected in the Under-65 Population” Franzini L, Mikhail OI, Skinner JS. Health Affairs 2010;29(12)2302-09.

“Measuring Racial Disparities in the Quality of Ambulatory Diabetes Care” Bynum JP, Fisher ES, Song Y, Skinner JS, Chandra A.  Medical Care 2010;48(12).

Medicare Payments for Common Inpatient Procedures: Implications for Episode-based Payment Bundling” Birkmeyer JD, Gust C, Baser O,  Dimick JB, Sutherland JM,  Skinner JS. Health Services Research 2010 345(6 Pt 1):1783-1795.

Regional Variations in Diagnostic Practices” Song Y, Skinner JS, Bynum J, Sutherland J, Wennberg, JE, Fisher ES. NEJM, 2010;363: 45-53.

Looking Back, Moving Forward” Skinner, JS , Staiger D and Fisher ES, New England Journal of Medicine 2010 Feb 18;362(7):569-74.

Prices Don’t Drive Regional Medicare Spending Variations” Gottlieb D, Zhou W, Song Y., Gilman K, Skinner JS, Sutherland JM. Health Affairs, 2010;29(3)1-7.

The Impact of Workers’ Compensation on Outcomes of Surgical and Nonoperative Therapy for Patients With a Lumbar Disc Herniation” Atlas SJ, Tosteson TD, Blood EA,  Skinner JS,  Pransky GS and Weinstein JN. (SPORT) Spin 2010;35:89-97.

Comparative Effectiveness and Health Care Spending — Implications for Reform” Weinstein MC and Skinner JS. New England Journal of Medicine, 10.1056/NEJMsbo911104.

How Much Do Patients’ Preferences Contribute to Resource Use?” Anthony DL, Herndon MB, Gallagher PM, Barnato AE, Bynum JPW, Gottlieb DJ, Fisher ES and Skinner JS.
Health Affairs, May/June 2009;28, No. 3: 864-73.

Getting Past Denial — The High Cost of Health Care in the United States” Sutherland JM, Fisher ES, Skinner JS.  New England Journal of Medicine, Perspective, September 9, 2009.

Racial and Ethnic Differences in Preferences for End-of-Life Treatment” Barnato AE,  Anthony DL,  Skinner JS, Gallagher PM, and Fisher ES. Journal of General Internal Medicine 2009; 24(6):695-701.

Hospital Quality And Intensity Of Spending: Is There An Association?” Yasaitis L, Fisher ES, Skinner JS, and Chandra A. Health Affairs, 28, no. 4 (2009): w566-w572 (published online 21 May 2009; 10.1377/hlthaff.28.4.w566).

Churning: The Association between Health Care Transitions and Feeding Tube Insertion for Nursing Home Residents with Advanced Cognitive Impairment” Teno JM, Mitchell SL, Skinner JS, Kuo S, Fisher ES, Intrator O, Rhodes R, Mor V. Journal of Palliative Medicine, 12(4), 2009: 359-62.

Slowing the Growth of Health Care Costs – Lessons from Regional Variation” Fisher, ES, Bynum JP, and Skinner JS. New England Journal of Medicine 2009;360(9):849-852.

Fostering Accountable Health Care:Moving Forward In Medicare” Fisher ES , McClellan M, Lieberman S, Bertko J, Lee J,Lewis J, Skinner JS. Health Affairs 28, no. 2 (2009): w219-w231 (published online 27 January 2009; 10.1377/hlthaff.28.2.w219).

Inpatient Care Intensity And Patients’ Ratings Of Their Hospital Experiences” Wennberg JE,  Bronner K, Skinner JS, Fisher ES, Goodman DC. Health Affairs 2009;28(1): 103-112.

Racial and ethnic differences in prMeferences for end-of-life treatment Barnato AE, Anthony DL, Skinner, JS, Gallagher PM, Fisher, ES  J Gen Intern Med June. 2009;24(6): 695-701.

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