Match!
David U. Himmelstein
City University of New York
282Publications
50H-index
11.4kCitations
Publications 282
Newest
#1Adam Gaffney (CUNY: City University of New York)
#2Danny McCormick (CUNY: City University of New York)
Last.David U. Himmelstein (CUNY: City University of New York)H-Index: 50
view all 0 authors...
Objectives. To evaluate the effects of the 2 major coverage expansions in US history—Medicare/Medicaid in 1966 and the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in 2014—on the utilization of physician care.Methods...
#1Adam Gaffney (CHA: Cambridge Health Alliance)H-Index: 6
#2Alexander White (CHA: Cambridge Health Alliance)
Last.Danny McCormick (CHA: Cambridge Health Alliance)H-Index: 27
view all 0 authors...
Rationale: Medical treatment can improve quality of life and avert exacerbations for those with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). High-deductible health plans (HDHPs) can increase expos...
#1David U. Himmelstein (CUNY: City University of New York)H-Index: 50
#2Steffie Woolhandler (CUNY: City University of New York)H-Index: 49
Last.Clare Fauke (Physicians for a National Health Program)H-Index: 1
view all 3 authors...
We summarize recent data on health and health care in the United States. Many millions suffer financial distress due to medical bills and forego needed care because of costs. Pay-for-performance pr...
#1Laura Hawks (CHA: Cambridge Health Alliance)H-Index: 1
#2Steffie Woolhandler (Harvard University)H-Index: 49
Last.Danny McCormick (CHA: Cambridge Health Alliance)H-Index: 27
view all 6 authors...
Importance The #MeToo movement has highlighted how frequently women experience sexual violence. However, to date, no recent studies have assessed the prevalence of forced sex during girls' and women’s first sexual encounter or its health consequences. Objective To estimate the prevalence of forced sexual initiation among US women and its association with subsequent reproductive, gynecologic, and general health outcomes. Design, Setting, and Participants A cross-sectional analysis of the 2011-201...
#1Leah Zallman (CHA: Cambridge Health Alliance)H-Index: 9
#2Karen E. Finnegan (Harvard University)
Last.Steffie Woolhandler (CHA: Cambridge Health Alliance)H-Index: 49
view all 5 authors...
Importance In October 2018, the Trump administration published a proposed rule change that would increase the chance of an immigrant being deemed a “public charge” and thereby denied legal permanent residency or entry to the United States. The proposed changes are expected to cause many immigrant parents to disenroll their families from safety-net programs, in large part because of fear and confusion about the rule, even among families to whom the rule does not technically apply. Objective To si...
#1Adam Gaffney (CHA: Cambridge Health Alliance)H-Index: 6
#2Danny McCormick (CHA: Cambridge Health Alliance)H-Index: 27
Last.David U. Himmelstein (CUNY: City University of New York)H-Index: 50
view all 6 authors...
Background As children with diabetes transition to adulthood, they may be especially vulnerable to diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA). Cross-national comparisons may inform efforts to avoid this complication.
#1David U. Himmelstein (CUNY: City University of New York)H-Index: 50
#2Steffie Woolhandler (CUNY: City University of New York)H-Index: 49
Last.Clare Fauke (Physicians for a National Health Program)H-Index: 1
view all 3 authors...
We present a summary of recent studies and data regarding the state of health and health care in the United States. Health care remains unaffordable to many Americans, including many with insurance...
12345678910