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Insurance, Health

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Disease relevance of Insurance, Health


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High impact information on Insurance, Health

  • Letter: Yes-fault health insurance [9].
  • Women without health insurance were also more likely to have given OTC medications (OR, 1.27; 95% CI, 1.04 to 1.55) [10].
  • The Heritage Foundation proposal calls for the elimination of the current tax exclusion and its replacement with a system of refundable tax credits for the purchase of health insurance and medical services [11].
  • BACKGROUND: Coverage of sildenafil by health insurance plans is a contentious issue [12].
  • METHODS: Using the Government of Quebec's health insurance database, we obtained the medical, pharmaceutical, and demographic records of 73,850 senior citizens who, between 1993 and 1997, had either an NSAID or an acetaminophen prescription dispensed [13].

Chemical compound and disease context of Insurance, Health


Biological context of Insurance, Health

  • Cox proportional hazards regression showed that initiating HAART was independently associated with not injecting drugs, methadone treatment among men, having health insurance and a regular source of care, lower CD4+ cell count and a history of antiretroviral therapy [17].
  • In Great Britain, about 13% of the population is covered by private health insurance, and everyone else is served by the public health care system known as the National Health Service, or NHS [18].
  • The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between outdoor air pollution and physician visits for allergic rhinitis among individuals >/=65 years of age in Toronto, Canada. Methods: Physician visits were identified by using data from the Ontario provincial health insurance plan that is made available to all residents [19].
  • METHOD: Data for this study were extracted from the "Record Linkage Pilot Study" of the National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, which linked information from personal interviews with Health Insurance Commission and National Heart Foundation Risk Factor Survey data [20].

Anatomical context of Insurance, Health

  • An investigation was conducted to detect residues of 1,1-dichloro-2,2-bis(p-chlorophenyl) ethylene (DDE) and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in blood serum samples collected from a cohort of fasting females attending the health insurance outpatient clinic at Port Said between July 1999 and July 2000 [21].

Associations of Insurance, Health with chemical compounds


Gene context of Insurance, Health


Analytical, diagnostic and therapeutic context of Insurance, Health


  1. Treated ovarian cancer: MR imaging, laparotomy reassessment, and serum CA-125 values compared with clinical outcome at 1 year. Low, R.N., Duggan, B., Barone, R.M., Saleh, F., Song, S.Y. Radiology. (2005) [Pubmed]
  2. Quantifying delay in access to new medical treatment: an application of risk advancement period methodology. Krobot, K.J., Miller, W.C., Kaufman, J.S., Christensen, D.B., Preisser, J.S., Ibrahim, M.A. Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.) (2004) [Pubmed]
  3. Within-state geographic patterns of health insurance coverage and health risk factors in the United States. Pickle, L.W., Su, Y. American journal of preventive medicine. (2002) [Pubmed]
  4. Functional status as an overall measure of health in adults with cystic fibrosis: further validation of a generic health measure. Shepherd, S.L., Hovell, M.F., Slymen, D.J., Harwood, I.R., Hofstetter, C.R., Granger, L.E., Kaplan, R.M. Journal of clinical epidemiology. (1992) [Pubmed]
  5. Comparison of proton pump inhibitor-based triple therapy with losec and the generic drug, Omepradex, for efficacy of Helicobacter pylori eradication. Niv, Y. Dig. Dis. Sci. (2005) [Pubmed]
  6. Cost-effectiveness of the transdermal nicotine patch as an adjunct to physicians' smoking cessation counseling. Fiscella, K., Franks, P. JAMA (1996) [Pubmed]
  7. Incorporating school mental health programs in SCHIP plans. State Children's Health Insurance Program. Nabors, L.A., Weist, M.D., Mettrick, J. Psychiatric services (Washington, D.C.) (2002) [Pubmed]
  8. Use of medical services by methylphenidate-treated children in the general population. Miller, A.R., Brehaut, J.C., Raina, P., McGrail, K.M., Armstrong, R.W. Ambulatory pediatrics : the official journal of the Ambulatory Pediatric Association. (2004) [Pubmed]
  9. Letter: Yes-fault health insurance. Torrey, E.F. N. Engl. J. Med. (1976) [Pubmed]
  10. Over-the-counter medication use among US preschool-age children. Kogan, M.D., Pappas, G., Yu, S.M., Kotelchuck, M. JAMA (1994) [Pubmed]
  11. A tax reform strategy to deal with the uninsured. Butler, S.M. JAMA (1991) [Pubmed]
  12. The cost-effectiveness of sildenafil. Smith, K.J., Roberts, M.S. Ann. Intern. Med. (2000) [Pubmed]
  13. Gastrointestinal health care resource use and costs associated with nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs versus acetaminophen: retrospective cohort study of an elderly population. Rahme, E., Joseph, L., Kong, S.X., Watson, D.J., LeLorier, J. Arthritis Rheum. (2000) [Pubmed]
  14. Cost-effectiveness analysis of ramipril in heart failure after myocardial infarction. Economic evaluation of the Acute Infarction Ramipril Efficacy (AIRE) study for Germany from the perspective of Statutory Health Insurance. Schädlich, P.K., Huppertz, E., Brecht, J.G. PharmacoEconomics. (1998) [Pubmed]
  15. Endotoxin adsorption by polymyxin B immobilized fiber column in patients with systemic inflammatory response syndrome: the Japanese experience. Sato, T., Shoji, H., Koga, N. Therapeutic apheresis and dialysis : official peer-reviewed journal of the International Society for Apheresis, the Japanese Society for Apheresis, the Japanese Society for Dialysis Therapy. (2003) [Pubmed]
  16. Health economic analysis of fluoropyrimidine-based therapies of colorectal cancer from the perspective of statutory sickness funds. Grothey, A., Kleeberg, U.R., Stauch, M., Hieke, K. Zeitschrift für Gastroenterologie. (2005) [Pubmed]
  17. Time to initiating highly active antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected injection drug users. Celentano, D.D., Galai, N., Sethi, A.K., Shah, N.G., Strathdee, S.A., Vlahov, D., Gallant, J.E. AIDS (2001) [Pubmed]
  18. NHS waiting list have been a boon for private medicine in the UK. Richmond, C. CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne. (1996) [Pubmed]
  19. Is outdoor air pollution associated with physician visits for allergic rhinitis among the elderly in Toronto, Canada? Villeneuve, P.J., Doiron, M.S., Stieb, D., Dales, R., Burnett, R.T., Dugandzic, R. Allergy (2006) [Pubmed]
  20. Sequential continuity of care by general practitioners: which patients change doctor? Pilotto, L.S., McCallum, J., Raymond, C., McGilchrist, C., Veale, B.M. Med. J. Aust. (1996) [Pubmed]
  21. Residue levels of DDE and PCBs in the blood serum of women in the Port Said region of Egypt. Ahmed, M.T., Loutfy, N., El Shiekh, E. Journal of hazardous materials. (2002) [Pubmed]
  22. Accident- and injury-related health-care utilization among benzodiazepine users and nonusers. Oster, G., Russell, M.W., Huse, D.M., Adams, S.F., Imbimbo, J. The Journal of clinical psychiatry. (1987) [Pubmed]
  23. Challenges to implementing the current pediatric cholesterol screening guidelines into practice. Dennison, B.A., Jenkins, P.L., Pearson, T.A. Pediatrics (1994) [Pubmed]
  24. Diverging trends in hospitalization: fact or artifact? Luft, H.S. Medical care. (1981) [Pubmed]
  25. The association between health insurance coverage and diabetes care; data from the 2000 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System. Nelson, K.M., Chapko, M.K., Reiber, G., Boyko, E.J. Health services research. (2005) [Pubmed]
  26. Health insurance and discrimination concerns and BRCA1/2 testing in a clinic population. Peterson, E.A., Milliron, K.J., Lewis, K.E., Goold, S.D., Merajver, S.D. Cancer Epidemiol. Biomarkers Prev. (2002) [Pubmed]
  27. Practice guidelines and professional autonomy in a universal health insurance system: the case of tissue plasminogen activator in Ontario. Naylor, C.D., Hollenberg, A.A. Social science & medicine (1982) (1990) [Pubmed]
  28. Benefits for employees with children with ADHD: findings from the Collaborative Employee Benefit Study. Perrin, J.M., Fluet, C., Kuhlthau, K.A., Anderson, B., Wells, N., Epstein, S., Allen, D., Tobias, C. Journal of developmental and behavioral pediatrics : JDBP. (2005) [Pubmed]
  29. Impact of concurrent medication use on statin adherence and refill persistence. Grant, R.W., O'Leary, K.M., Weilburg, J.B., Singer, D.E., Meigs, J.B. Arch. Intern. Med. (2004) [Pubmed]
  30. Health insurance and the financial impact of IDDM in families with a child with IDDM. Songer, T.J., LaPorte, R., Lave, J.R., Dorman, J.S., Becker, D.J. Diabetes Care (1997) [Pubmed]
  31. Cost-effectiveness of autologous bone marrow transplantation. Lawless, G.D. American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. (1995) [Pubmed]
  32. Death and hospitalization in heart failure patients receiving carvedilol vs. metoprolol tartrate. Delea, T.E., Stanford, R., Hagiwara, M., Edelsberg, J.S., Oster, G. International journal of cardiology. (2005) [Pubmed]
  33. Epidemiological study on removable denture deliveries in different districts of Croatia, 1996-2001 and 2002. Poljak-Guberina, R., Celebić, A., Catović, A., Zivković, O. Collegium antropologicum. (2005) [Pubmed]
  34. Preventive screening. What factors influence testing? Finkelstein, M.M. Canadian family physician Médecin de famille canadien. (2002) [Pubmed]
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