2014-2013

Local Population Characteristics and Hemoglobin A1c Testing Rates among Diabetic Medicare Beneficiaries
Yasaitis LC, Bubolz T,  Skinner JS, Chandra A
PloS one, 2014 9 (10), e111119.

Prescription Opioid Use Among Disabled Medicare Beneficiaries: Intensity, Trends and Regional Variation” Morden NE, Munson JC, Colla CH, Skinner JS, Bynum JPW, Zhou, W, Meara E. Medical Care, 2014;52:852-859.

Spirometry, Exacerbations and Bronchodilator Use Among COPD Patients Initiating Inhaled Corticosteroid Therapy” Munson JC, Mahler DA, Smith J, Morden NE, Skinner JS B39. COPD Exacerbations:Precipitating Factors, Prevention, and Outcomes 2014

Association of Statin Use with the risk of Subarachnoid Hemmorrhage in Medicare Patients with unruptured Cerebal Aneurysms” Bekelis K, Smith J, Zhou W, Roberts D, Skinner J, Morden M. Stoke, 2014;45:A205.

Fragmentation of Care and the Use of Head Computed Tomography in patients with Ischemic Stroke” (with Kimon Bekelis, David W. Roberts and Weiping Zhou, March 2014).

A Population health approach to reducing observational intensity bias in health risk adjustment: cross sectional analysis of insurance claims” Wennberg, DE, Sharp SM, Bevaan, G, Skinner JS, Gottlieb D, Wennberg, JE. BMJ, March 2014; 348:g2392.

Is This Time Different? The Slowdown in Health Care Spending” (with A. Chandra, J. Holmes, J. Skinner) Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Fall 2013.

Association Between Physician Supply, Local Practice Norms, and Outpatient Visit Rates Medical Care” Yasaitis LC, Bynum JP, Skinner JS. Med Care June 2013;51(6): 524-531.

Public Financing Of The Medicare Program Will Make Its Uniform Structure Increasingly Costly To Sustain” Baicker K, Shepard M, Skinner J. Health Affairs, May 2013;32: 882-890.