Peripheral neuropathy and depressive symptoms: examining the association in a primary health care setting among persons with and without diabetes mellitus

from Quality of Life Research at https://bit.ly/3fiofF3 on July 10, 2020 at 07:30AM Abstract Purpose The purpose of this study was to measure the association between peripheral neuropathy symptoms and depressive symptoms among a sample of patients with and without diabetes mellitus (DM). Methods Patients were administered the 15-item Michigan Neuropathy Screening Instrument (MNSI) and […]

What explains the decline in COVID deaths despite the rising number of cases?

from Healthcare Economist at https://bit.ly/3iUHiaX on July 10, 2020 at 06:42AM Take a look at these two graphs. The first gives the number of new COVID-19 cases from John Hopkins University. It is a scary graph. https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/data/new-cases The second graph is the number of COVID deaths from IHME. Not nearly as bad. https://covid19.healthdata.org/united-states-of-america CDC reported […]

Filling the psycho-social gap in the EQ-5D: the empirical support for four bolt-on dimensions

from Quality of Life Research at https://bit.ly/2AIF50M on July 9, 2020 at 09:00PM Abstract Purpose The EQ-5D is the most widely applied generic preference-based measure (GPBM) of health-related quality of life (HRQoL). Much concern has been raised that its descriptive system is lacking psycho-social dimensions. A recent paper in this journal provided theoretical support for […]

A Conversation with John Ioannidis

from The Health Care Blog at https://bit.ly/3gIDKX4 on July 9, 2020 at 04:27PM By SAURABH JHA, MD The COVID-19 pandemic has been a testing time for the already testy academic discourse. Decisions have had to be made with partial information. Information has come in drizzles, showers and downpours. The velocity with which new information has […]

De-implementation of Low Value Care: A Tool to Create Clinician Energy for Targeted Interventions

from AcademyHealth Blog at https://bit.ly/2W1LX0N on July 9, 2020 at 04:17PM De-implementation of Low Value Care: A Tool to Create Clinician Energy for Targeted Interventions The recent series of blog posts, De-implementation of Low Value Care Services, by authors from AcademyHealth’s Research Community on Low-Value Care explores the concept of de-implementation as a normal, routine […]

“I realised it weren’t about spending the money. It’s about doing something together:” The role of money in a community empowerment initiative and the implications for health and wellbeing.

from Social Science & Medicine at https://bit.ly/2ZOanMi on July 9, 2020 at 03:37PM Publication date: Available online 9 July 2020 Source: Social Science & Medicine Author(s): A. Townsend, C. Abraham, A. Barnes, M. Collins, E. Halliday, S. Lewis, L. Orton, R. Ponsford, S. Salway, M. Whitehead, J. Popay

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Eligibility or use? Disentangling the sources of horizontal inequity in home care receipt in the Netherlands

from Health Economics at https://bit.ly/3iJf0zL on July 9, 2020 at 08:57AM Abstract We study horizontal inequity in home care use in the Netherlands, where a social insurance scheme aims to allocate long‐term care according to care needs. Whether the system reaches its goal depends not only on whether eligible individuals have equal access to care […]

THCB Gang Episode 17, LIVE 7/9 1PM PT/4PM ET

from The Health Care Blog at https://bit.ly/3fgvi1c on July 9, 2020 at 08:11AM Episode 17 of “The THCB Gang” will be live-streamed on Thursday, July 9th! Tune in below! Joining me tomorrow are some of our regulars: patient advocate Grace Cordovano (@GraceCordovano), health economist Jane Sarasohn-Kahn (@healthythinker), WTF Health Host Jessica DaMassa (@jessdamassa) and a […]

New HEDS Discussion Paper – Development of the Microsimulation Model in Cancer of the Bowel (MiMiC-Bowel), an Individual Patient Simulation Model for Investigation of the Cost-effectiveness of Personalised Screening and Surveillance Strategies

from Health Economics and Decision Science Blog @ ScHARR at https://bit.ly/3fdJesJ on July 9, 2020 at 08:00AM New HEDS Discussion Paper – Development of the Microsimulation Model in Cancer of the Bowel (MiMiC-Bowel), an Individual Patient Simulation Model for Investigation of the Cost-effectiveness of Personalised Screening and Surveillance Strategies Chloe Thomas, Olena Mandrik and Sophie […]