Chuan-Fen Liu

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Research Professor, Health Services

Education

PhD   University of Minnesota, 1994   (Health Services)
MPH   National Taiwan University, 1982   (Health Services)
BPH   National Taiwan University, 1980   (Public Health Administration)

Contact Info

email:   fliu@uw.edu

address:
VA Puget Sound Health Care System
HSRD, Room 434H, Building 1
1660 S. Columbian Way
Seattle, WA 98108

campus box:   358280 (152)
voice:   206-764-2587
fax:   206-764-2935

About

Chuan-Fen Liu's research interests include: health economics, mental health, risk adjustment, and outcomes research.


Health economics; mental health; risk adjustment; outcomes research.



Chavez LJ, Liu CF, Tefft N, Hebert PL, Clark BJ, Rubinsky AD, Lapham GT, Bradley KA. Unhealthy alcohol use in older adults: Association with readmissions and emergency department use in the 30 days after hospital discharge. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2016 Jan 1;158:94-101. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2015.11.008. Epub 2015 Nov 19.  PMID: 26644137
  


Wong ES, Wang V, Liu CF, Hebert PL, Maciejewski ML. Do Veterans Health Administration Enrollees Generalize to Other Populations? Med Care Res Rev. 2015 Nov 20. pii: 1077558715617382. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 26589675
  


Rinne ST, Wong ES, Hebert PL, Au DH, Lindenauer PK, Neely EL, Sulc CA, Liu CF. Weekend Discharges and Length of Stay Among Veterans Admitted for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Med Care. 2015 Sep;53(9):753-7. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000000395.  PMID: 26147865
  


Nelson RE, Samore MH, Jones M, Greene T, Stevens VW, Liu CF, Graves N, Evans MF, Rubin MA. Reducing Time-dependent Bias in Estimates of the Attributable Cost of Health Care-associated Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus Infections: A Comparison of Three Estimation Strategies. Med Care. 2015 Sep;53(9):827-34. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000000403.  PMID: 26225444
  


Rinne ST, Liu CF, Feemster LC, Collins BF, Bryson CL, O'Riordan TG, Au DH. Thiazolidinediones are associated with a reduced risk of COPD exacerbations. Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis. 2015 Aug 10;10:1591-7. doi: 10.2147/COPD.S82643. eCollection 2015.  PMID: 26300638