The Impact of Obesity on Medication Use and Expenditures among
Key words: Asthma, obesity, nonelderly adults, medication use, expenditures. ... expenditures among adult asthma patients in the U.S. Suh et al. found that the ...
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Economic Aspects of Obesity (A National Bureau of Economic
sion, and asthma. Obesity puts stress on ... Between 1980 and 2000, the percentage of obese adults grew from 15 percent to ... causes—alcohol abuse and illegal drug use. Aggregate ... 10 percent of total annual medical expenditures in recent years (Rashad .... among approximately 2,400 nonelderly families. The authors ...
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Changing BMI Categories and Healthcare Expenditures Among
The prevalence of obesity among US adults aged 60 and older is estimated to be ... were used to analyze changes in expenditures between BMI categories. Overall, 35% ... costs of diabetes and cardiovascular medications decreased by. 8% for those ... to higher excess expenditures compared to the nonelderly. In addition ...
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PDF - 227 KB - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Apr 25, 2013 ... Health Care Expenditures for Adults With Multiple ... disorders, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease/asthma) (3) were ... Previous research has used MEPS for estimates of expenditures on ..... Prevalence of overweight and obesity in ... for chronic conditions among non-elderly adults: variations by.
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Steven Cohen - AcademyHealth
populous) of health care use, expenditures, ..... Obese. Source: Finkelstein et al., “Annual Medical Spending Attributable to Obesity: ... Percentage of Nonelderly Adults with Tx for Cancer .... Adherence: Asthma Medication Use Among Insured.
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Results from a Scorecard on State Health System Performance 2015
with asthma, and breast and colorectal ... medication use in nursing homes and doctor's offices. However, ... In recent years, health care spending growth moderated for. Medicare ... among those that improved on the greatest ...... indicators: rates of nonelderly uninsured, ... indicator: rates of obesity among adults. For the ...
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The Persistently High Out-of-Pocket Health Care Expenses Faced
shows that nearly 40 percent of nonelderly adults with three or more chronic conditions had ... out-of-pocket spending among people who have multi- ple chronic ...
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Regional Patterns in Medical Technology Utilization - BEA
One relates to the high use of diagnostic and screening services, one to ... spending and higher health-care utilization among Medicare beneficiaries had ... technologies across US metropolitan areas among nonelderly adult .... patients with asthma and rheumatoid arthritis receive appropriate medication more in areas that.
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Journal of Health Economics - Kick the Can
May 11, 2009 ... cer, hypertension, osteoarthritis, asthma, and depression, among ... it finds a stronger impact of obesity on medical expenditures for diabetes (clearly ... 2008; Smith et al., 2009) and use the weight of a biological relative .... lation of non- elderly adults as well as seven sub-populations (men, women, white,.
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ISPOR 21st Annual International Meeting Student Presentations
MEDICATION USE RESEARCH. ME1. UTILIZATION ... AMONG OLDER ADULTS IN OFFICE-BASED SETTINGS: .... USE AND EMERGENCY ROOM EXPENDITURES AMONG. ADULTS ... ECONOMIC BURDEN ATTRIBUTABLE TO OBESITY IN .... AND SCHOOL ABSENCES AMONG CHILDREN WITH. ASTHMA. Sirikan.
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The Concentration of Health Care Spending - NIHCM
Medicare claims data can be used to make similar ... Spending for health care services is highly concentrated among a small proportion of ... population risk factors — most notably, obesity — and .... frequently among the non-elderly high spenders. ... Asthma. Neurotic Disorders. Arthropathies NEC/NOS. Allergic Rhinitis.
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Medi-Cal's Nonelderly Adults - California Department of Health Care
among adults with Medi-Cal (20.5%) than the privately insured ... RASD used two complementary data sources to create this report: DHCS .... With annual spending of over $55 billion in .... have higher proportions of obesity, and higher rates of infant mortality.18 Rural residents are also less .... reaction to medications.30.
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Session V - ispor
May 20, 2015 ... MEDICATION ADHERENCE AMONG HYPERTENSIVE PATIENTS? ..... DEPARTMENT USE AMONG NON-ELDERLY ADULTS: ANALYSIS OF MULTI ... HOSPITALIZED LUNG CANCER PATIENTS WITH OR WITHOUT ASTHMA ... AND OBESITY ON HEALTH SERVICE USE AND EXPENDITURES AMONG.
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The United States of Diabetes - UnitedHealth Group
Nov 5, 2010 ... 1) Weight Loss Intervention Among People at Risk for Prediabetes ... Table 1 .3 Estimated Spending for Prediabetes and Diabetes ... Table 2 .1 Adult Obesity in the United States from 1994 through 2008 . .12 ...... The ongoing use of the prescription drug Metformin reduced the incidence of diabetes by 31.
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Key Indicators Of Health by Service Planning Area - Department of
County, the direct medical and indirect costs of obesity are estimated at $3.4 billion, and .... Rate of drug-related death among adults (age-adjusted per 100,000 ..... uninsured non-elderly ... Percent of children ages 0–17 years with current asthma .... 2) Health problem requiring use of special equipment, 3) Self- perception.
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Can health care reform narrow the rich-poor gap? - Institute for
to the extent that adults do, it is easier to determine causal ... care expenditures. ... during early childhood among lower-income families. ... to be obese than their siblings born before the surgery.13 The ... intense asthma reactions that required hospitalization. .... may reduce the use of overpriced capitated care (Medicare.
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SNAP and Public Health - Food Research and Action Center
Jan 7, 2013 ... The monthly benefits provided by SNAP can be used only for food, ... Adults living in poverty are at greater risk for a host of health .... against obesity, and improves health, especially among children. ..... Food security, health, and medication expenditures of emergency .... Asthma and obesity in children.
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Easing the Burden - Center for American Progress
7 Tackling chronic illness among American racial and ethnic minorities ... black adults and more than a third (35 percent) of nonelderly Hispanic adults who do ... Adult obesity rates for African Americans and Hispanics are higher than those .... ing medication, used medication incorrectly, demonstrated poor understanding of .
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Obesity and Health Care Reform - STOP Obesity Alliance
dyslipidemia, type 2 diabetes, asthma, obstructive sleep apnea, NASH and GERD. ... obesity is greater among the young than the older adults, greater for men than ... Likewise, it is estimated that nearly half of all uninsured, non-elderly adults report ..... 47 Likewise, employees would be able to use their own health spending.
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Bending the Healthcare Cost Curve through Better Medication
Chart 4: Medication Adherence Leads to Lower Overall Healthcare Costs despite Higher ..... programs to promote the safe and effective use of medications to achieve ... diabetes.15 Comparatively, spending on nonelderly adult Medicaid ... People with multiple chronic conditions are often among the “super utilizers” – a.
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