Stephen Birch
Stephen Birch
Professor of Health Economics, McMaster University
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Cost effectiveness/utility analyses: do current decision rules lead us to where we want to be?
S Birch, A Gafni
Journal of health economics 11 (3), 279-296, 1992
Who you know, where you live: social capital, neighbourhood and health
G Veenstra, I Luginaah, S Wakefield, S Birch, J Eyles, S Elliott
Social science & medicine 60 (12), 2799-2818, 2005
Access as a policy-relevant concept in low-and middle-income countries
DI McIntyre, M Thiede, S Birch
Health Economics, Policy and Law 4 (2), 179-193, 2009
Incremental cost-effectiveness ratios (ICERs): the silence of the lambda
A Gafni, S Birch
Social science & medicine 62 (9), 2091-2100, 2006
Guidelines for the adoption of new technologies: a prescription for uncontrolled growth in expenditures and how to avoid the problem.
A Gafni, S Birch
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal 148 (6), 913, 1993
Creation of an intrahepatic portosystemic shunt with a Grüntzig balloon catheter.
RF Colapinto, RD Stronell, SJ Birch, B Langer, LM Blendis, PD Greig, ...
Canadian Medical Association Journal 126 (3), 267, 1982
Valuing the benefits and costs of health care programmes: where's the ‘extra’in extra-welfarism?
S Birch, C Donaldson
Social science & medicine 56 (5), 1121-1133, 2003
“Interaction” and research utilisation in health policies and programs: does it work?
A Kothari, S Birch, C Charles
Health policy 71 (1), 117-125, 2005
Exploring inequalities in access to and use of maternal health services in South Africa
SP Silal, L Penn-Kekana, B Harris, S Birch, D McIntyre
BMC health services research 12 (1), 120, 2012
Unemployment and health: contextual-level influences on the production of health in populations
F Beland, S Birch, G Stoddart
Social science & medicine 55 (11), 2033-2052, 2002
The identification of supplier-inducement in a fixed price system of health care provision: the case of dentistry in the United Kingdom
S Birch
Journal of Health Economics 7 (2), 129-150, 1988
Opportunity costs and uncertainty in the economic evaluation of health care interventions
P Sendi, A Gafni, S Birch
Health economics 11 (1), 23-31, 2002
Does the community want devolved authority? Results of deliberative polling in Ontario.
J Abelson, J Lomas, J Eyles, S Birch, G Veenstra
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal 153 (4), 403, 1995
Human resources planning and the production of health: a needs-based analytical framework
S Birch, G Kephart, G Tomblin-Murphy, L O'Brien-Pallas, R Alder, ...
Canadian Public Policy 33 (Supplement 1), S1-S16, 2007
Equitable access to health care: methodological extensions to the analysis of physician utilization in Canada
S Birch, J Eyles, KB Newbold
Health economics 2 (2), 87-101, 1993
A needs-based methodology for allocating health care resources in Ontario, Canada: Development and an application
J Eyles, S Birch, S Chambers, J Hurley, B Hutchison
Social Science & Medicine 33 (4), 489-500, 1991
Economics, health and health economics: HYEs versus QALYs
A Gafni, S Birch, A Mehrez
Journal of Health Economics 12 (3), 325-339, 1993
Changing the problem to fit the solution: Johannesson and Weinstein's (mis) application of economics to real world problems
S Birch, A Gafni
Journal of Health Economics 12 (4), 469-476, 1993
Applications of cost-benefit analysis to health care: departures from welfare economic theory
S Birch, C Donaldson
Journal of health economics 6 (3), 211-225, 1987
Equity in health care: methodological contributions to the analysis of hospital utilization within Canada
KB Newbold, J Eyles, S Birch
Social science & medicine 40 (9), 1181-1192, 1995
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