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To Control Costs Expand Managed Care and Managed Competition.

JAMA 2019 Nov 7. Epub 2019 Nov 7.

Division of Health Policy and Management, University of California, Berkeley School of Public Health, Berkeley.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2019.17147DOI Listing
November 2019

Does Employment-Based Insurance Make the US Medical Care System Unfair and Inefficient?

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

JAMA 2019 Jun;321(21):2069-2070

Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Stanford University, Stanford, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2019.4812DOI Listing
June 2019

How to Make US Health Care More Equitable and Less Costly: Begin by Replacing Employment-Based Insurance.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

JAMA 2018 Nov;320(20):2071-2072

Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Stanford University, Stanford, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2018.16475DOI Listing
November 2018

Is US Medical Care Inefficient?

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

JAMA 2018 Sep;320(10):971-972

Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Stanford University, Stanford, California.

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http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?doi=10.1001/jama.20
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2018.10779DOI Listing
September 2018

Is Single Payer the Answer for the US Health Care System?

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

JAMA 2018 Jan;319(1):15-16

Stanford University, Stanford, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2017.18739DOI Listing
January 2018

Social Determinants of Health: Caveats and Nuances.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

JAMA 2017 Jan;317(1):25-26

Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR), Stanford University, Stanford, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2016.17335DOI Listing
January 2017

The weaker sex? Vulnerable men and women's resilience to socio-economic disadvantage.

SSM Popul Health 2016 Dec 3;2:512-524. Epub 2016 Aug 3.

Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research and NBER, 366 Galvez Street, Stanford, CA 94305, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ssmph.2016.06.006DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5757782PMC
December 2016

Black Gains in Life Expectancy.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

JAMA 2016 Nov;316(18):1869-1870

Stanford University, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, National Bureau of Economic Research, Stanford, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2016.14398DOI Listing
November 2016

The transformation of US physicians.

JAMA 2015 May;313(18):1821-2

Stanford University, Stanford, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2015.2915DOI Listing
May 2015

Major concepts of health care economics.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

Ann Intern Med 2015 Mar;162(5):380-3

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http://annals.org/article.aspx?doi=10.7326/M14-1183
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March 2015

Critiquing US health care.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

JAMA 2014 Nov;312(20):2095-6

Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Stanford University, Stanford, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2014.14114DOI Listing
November 2014

Restructuring medical education to meet current and future health care needs.

Acad Med 2013 Dec;88(12):1798-801

Dr. Pershing is chief of ophthalmology, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California; affiliate, Stanford Health Policy, Center for Health Policy and Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford, California; and clinical instructor, Byers Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California. Dr. Fuchs is Henry J. Kaiser, Jr. Professor Emeritus, Departments of Economics and Health Research and Policy, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Stanford University, Stanford, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/ACM.0000000000000020DOI Listing
December 2013

Current challenges to academic health centers.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

JAMA 2013 Sep;310(10):1021-2

Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305-6015, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2013.227197DOI Listing
September 2013

The gross domestic product and health care spending.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

N Engl J Med 2013 Jul 22;369(2):107-9. Epub 2013 May 22.

Department of Economics, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMp1305298DOI Listing
July 2013

How and why US health care differs from that in other OECD countries.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

JAMA 2013 Jan;309(1):33-4

Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305-6015, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2012.125458DOI Listing
January 2013

Geographic and racial variation in premature mortality in the U.S.: analyzing the disparities.

PLoS One 2012 17;7(4):e32930. Epub 2012 Apr 17.

General Medical Disciplines, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States of America.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3328498PMC
November 2012

If accountable care organizations are the answer, who should create them?

JAMA 2012 Jun;307(21):2261-2

Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2012.5564DOI Listing
June 2012

Health reform: getting the essentials right.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

Health Aff (Millwood) 2009 Mar-Apr;28(2):w180-3. Epub 2009 Jan 16.

Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1377/hlthaff.28.2.w180DOI Listing
May 2012

Major trends in the U.S. health economy since 1950.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

N Engl J Med 2012 Mar;366(11):973-7

Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMp1200478DOI Listing
March 2012

Shortening medical training by 30%.

JAMA 2012 Mar;307(11):1143-4

Office of the Provost and Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2012.292DOI Listing
March 2012

Specialization in medicine: how much is appropriate?

JAMA 2012 Feb;307(5):463-4

Institute of Health Policy Management and Evaluation and Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2012.44DOI Listing
February 2012

The New Demographic Transition: Most Gains in Life Expectancy Now Realized Late in Life.

J Econ Perspect 2012 ;26(3):137-156

Henry J. Kaiser, Jr., Professor Emeritus in the Departments of Economics and of Health Research and Policy, and Senior Fellow, Stanford Institute of Economic Policy and Research, both at Stanford University, Stanford, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1257/jep.26.3.137DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4112481PMC
January 2012

The doctor's dilemma--what is "appropriate" care?

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

N Engl J Med 2011 Aug;365(7):585-7

Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMp1107283DOI Listing
August 2011

The $640 billion question--why does cost-effective care diffuse so slowly?

N Engl J Med 2011 May 18;364(21):1985-7. Epub 2011 May 18.

Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA.

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http://www.nejm.org/doi/abs/10.1056/NEJMp1104675
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMp1104675DOI Listing
May 2011

Government payment for health care--causes and consequences.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

N Engl J Med 2010 Dec;363(23):2181-3

Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA.

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http://www.nejm.org/doi/abs/10.1056/NEJMp1011362
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMp1011362DOI Listing
December 2010

New priorities for future biomedical innovations.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

N Engl J Med 2010 Aug;363(8):704-6

Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMp0906597DOI Listing
August 2010

Health care is different--that's why expenditures matter.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

JAMA 2010 May;303(18):1859-60

National Bureau of Economic Research, 30 Alta Rd, Stanford, CA 94305-8006, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2010.593DOI Listing
May 2010

How to think about future health care spending.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

N Engl J Med 2010 Mar 10;362(11):965-7. Epub 2010 Mar 10.

Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMp1000200DOI Listing
March 2010

Eliminating "waste" in health care.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

JAMA 2009 Dec;302(22):2481-2

National Bureau of Economic Research, 30 Alta Rd, Stanford, CA 94305-8006, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2009.1821DOI Listing
December 2009

Four health care reforms for 2009.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

N Engl J Med 2009 Oct 7;361(18):1720-2. Epub 2009 Oct 7.

Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMp0907979DOI Listing
October 2009

Cost shifting does not reduce the cost of health care.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

JAMA 2009 Sep;302(9):999-1000

Department of Economics, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2009.1278DOI Listing
September 2009

The proposed government health insurance company--no substitute for real reform.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

N Engl J Med 2009 May;360(22):2273-5

Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMp0903655DOI Listing
May 2009

Reforming US health care: key considerations for the new administration.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

JAMA 2009 Mar;301(9):963-4

Department of Economics, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2009.248DOI Listing
March 2009

Health care reform--why so much talk and so little action?

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

N Engl J Med 2009 Jan;360(3):208-9

Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMp0809733DOI Listing
January 2009

Three "inconvenient truths" about health care.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

N Engl J Med 2008 Oct;359(17):1749-51

Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMp0807432DOI Listing
October 2008

The perfect storm of overutilization.

JAMA 2008 Jun;299(23):2789-91

Department of Bioethics, Bldg 10, Room 1C118, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-1156, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.299.23.2789DOI Listing
June 2008

Who really pays for health care? The myth of "shared responsibility".

JAMA 2008 Mar;299(9):1057-9

Department of Bioethics, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.299.9.1057DOI Listing
March 2008

What are the prospects for enduring comprehensive health care reform?

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

Health Aff (Millwood) 2007 Nov-Dec;26(6):1542-4

Stanford University in California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1377/hlthaff.26.6.1542DOI Listing
February 2008

Essential elements of a technology and outcomes assessment initiative.

JAMA 2007 Sep;298(11):1323-5

Department of Bioethics, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.298.11.1323DOI Listing
September 2007

Employment-based health insurance: past, present, and future.

Health Aff (Millwood) 2006 Nov-Dec;25(6):1538-47

Stanford University Graduate School of Business in Stanford, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1377/hlthaff.25.6.1538DOI Listing
April 2007

Health care reform: why? What? When?

Health Aff (Millwood) 2005 Nov-Dec;24(6):1399-414

Stanford University in Stanford, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1377/hlthaff.24.6.1399DOI Listing
January 2006

Health care expenditures reexamined.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

Ann Intern Med 2005 Jul;143(1):76-8

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-143-1-200507050-00012DOI Listing
July 2005

More variation in use of care, more flat-of-the-curve medicine.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

Health Aff (Millwood) 2004 ;Suppl Variation:VAR104-7

Stanford University, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1377/hlthaff.var.104DOI Listing
March 2005

Health care vouchers--a proposal for universal coverage.

N Engl J Med 2005 Mar;352(12):1255-60

Posterity Project, Chicago, USA.

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http://www.nejm.org/doi/abs/10.1056/NEJMsb041704
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMsb041704DOI Listing
March 2005

Floridian exceptionalism.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

Health Aff (Millwood) 2003 Jul-Dec;Suppl Web Exclusives:W3-357-62

National Bureau of Economic Research, Stanford, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1377/hlthaff.w3.357DOI Listing
December 2004

Reflections on the socio-economic correlates of health.

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

J Health Econ 2004 Jul;23(4):653-61

National Bureau of Economic Research, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhealeco.2004.04.004DOI Listing
July 2004

Air pollution and medical care use by older Americans: a cross-area analysis.

Health Aff (Millwood) 2002 Nov-Dec;21(6):207-14

Stanford University, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1377/hlthaff.21.6.207DOI Listing
December 2002

What's ahead for health insurance in the United States?

Authors:
Victor R Fuchs

N Engl J Med 2002 Jun;346(23):1822-4

Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJM200206063462314DOI Listing
June 2002