The researchers reviewed 112 experimental or quasi-experimental studies on the effects of health insurance prior to people becoming eligible for Medicare on a broad set of outcomes.
This study estimated the future prevalence of diabetes among Mexico’s older adults to assess the current and future health and economic burden of diabetes.
Patricia St. Clair and her colleagues assess prevalence of diabetes and heart attack in the US elderly population across the most well used data sources for estimation.
The Future Americans Model (FAM) was adapted to estimate benefits from an influential early childhood program.
Growing gap in life expectancy by income increases gap in lifetime retirement benefits including Medicare by $130,000
High-cost drugs can generate even higher societal value when they combat serious disease, which should be accounted for in financing methods and pricing models to encourage medical innovation.