I. Health policy reviews, analyses, chapters, and opinion
Gaffney A, Himmelstein DU, Woolhandler S, Kahn JG. Pricing Universal Health Care: How Much Would The Use Of Medical Care Rise? Health Affairs 2021;40(1):105–12.
Gaffney, Adam, David Himmelstein, and Steffie Woolhandler. How Much Has The Number of Uninsured Risen Since 2016 — And At What Cost To Health And Life? Health Affairs Blog, October 29, 2020.
Gaffney AW, McCormick D, Woolhandler S, Himmelstein DU. US law enforcement crowd control tactics at anti-racism protests: a public health threat. The Lancet 2020.
Gaffney A, Himmelstein D, Woolhandler S. COVID-19 and US Health Financing: Perils and Possibilities. International Journal of Health Services. June 9, 2020.
Gaffney A. Illness should not inflict financial ruin. British Medical Journal. 2020;368.
Gaffney, Adam. Medicare For All: If Not Now, When? Health Affairs Blog. March 2020.
Gaffney A, Woolhandler S, Himmelstein D. The Effect of Large-scale Health Coverage Expansions in Wealthy Nations on Society-Wide Healthcare Utilization. Journal of General Internal Medicine. November 2019.
Gaffney A, Lexchin J., and the US/Canadian Pharmaceutical Working Group. Healing an ailing pharmaceutical system: prescription for reform for United States and Canada. The British Medical Journal. 2018;361.
Gaffney A. Health Insurance Reform in the United States – What, How, and Why? Journal of Policy Analysis and Management 2018;37:188-95.
Gaffney A, Berger ZD. The collapse of Trumpcare and the rise of single payer. British Medical Journal Opinion, October 17, 2017.
Gaffney A, Berger ZD, Jha S. Should US doctors mourn for Obamacare? British Medical Journal 2017;356.
Gaffney A, McCormick D. The Affordable Care Act: implications for health-care equity. The Lancet; 389:1442-52.
Gaffney, Adam, and Howard Waitzkin. Policy, Politics, and the Intensive Care Unit. In Civetta, Taylor & Kirby’s Critical Care, Fifth Edition.
Gaffney AW, Verhoef PA, Hall JB. POINT: Should Pulmonary/ICU Physicians Support Single-payer Health-care Reform? Yes. Chest. 2016;150(1):9-11.
Gaffney A, Woolhandler S, Angell M, Himmelstein DU. Moving Forward From the Affordable Care Act to a Single-Payer System. Am J Public Health. 2016 Jun;106(6):987-8.
II. Original Research
Himmelstein J, Himmelstein DU, Woolhandler S, Bor DH, Gaffney A, Zallman L, Dickman S, McCormick D. Health Care Spending And Use Among Hispanic Adults With And Without Limited English Proficiency, 1999-2018. Health Aff (Millwood). 2021 Jul;40(7):1126-1134.
Cai C, Woolhandler S, Himmelstein DU, and Gaffney A. Trends in Anxiety and Depression Symptoms During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Results from the US Census Bureau’s Household Pulse Survey. Journal of General Internal Medicine, April 14, 2021.
Gaffney AW, Himmelstein DU, Christiani DC, Woolhandler S. Socioeconomic Inequality in Respiratory Health in the US From 1959 to 2018. JAMA Intern Med. 2021 Jul 1;181(7):968-976.
Gaffney, Adam W., Laura Hawks, David Bor, Alexander C. White, Steffie Woolhandler, Danny McCormick, and David U. Himmelstein. “National Trends and Disparities in Healthcare Access and Coverage among Adults with Asthma and COPD: 1997 – 2018.” Chest, January 23, 2021.
Gaffney, Adam W., Steffie Woolhandler, and David Himmelstein. “Health Needs and Functional Disability Among Mail-Order Pharmacy Users in the US.” JAMA Internal Medicine, December 14, 2020. .
Gaffney, Adam W., Laura Hawks, Alexander C. White, Steffie Woolhandler, David Himmelstein, David C. Christiani, and Danny McCormick. “Health Care Disparities Across the Urban-Rural Divide: A National Study of Individuals with COPD.” The Journal of Rural Health.
Gaffney AW, Himmelstein DU, McCormick D, Woolhandler S. Health and Social Precarity Among Americans Receiving Unemployment Benefits During the COVID-19 Outbreak. Journal General Internal Medicine. 2020; published online Sept 16. DOI:10.1007/s11606-020-06207-0.
Gaffney AW, Himmelstein D, Bor D, McCormick D, Woolhandler S. Home Sick with Coronavirus Symptoms: a National Study, April–May 2020. J Gen Intern Med 2020; published online Sept 10. DOI:10.1007/s11606-020-06159-5.
Gaffney AW, Himmelstein D, Woolhandler S. Risk for Severe COVID-19 Illness Among Teachers and Adults Living With School-Aged Children. Annals of Internal Medicine 2020; published online Aug 21. DOI:10.7326/M20-5413.
Gaffney AW, Himmelstein DU, Woolhandler S. Illness-Related Work Absence in Mid-April Was Highest on Record. JAMA Intern Med 2020; published online July 27.
Gaffney AW, Hawks L, Bor DH, Woolhandler S, Himmelstein DU, McCormick D. 18.2 Million Individuals at Increased Risk of Severe COVID-19 Illness Are Un- or Underinsured. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2020 June.
Hawks L, Himmelstein DU, Woolhandler S, Bor DH, Gaffney A, McCormick D. Trends in unmet need for physician and preventive services in the United States, 1998-2017. JAMA Intern Med. 2020 Jan 27.
Gaffney A, Bor DH, Himmelstein DU, Woolhandler S, McCormick D. The Effect Of Veterans Health Administration Coverage On Cost-Related Medication Nonadherence. Health Affairs. 2020;39(1):33-40.
Gaffney A, White A, Hawks L, et al. High Deductible Health Plans and Healthcare Access, Use, and Financial Strain in Those with COPD. Annals ATS. October 2019.
Gaffney A, McCormick D, Bor D, Woolhandler S, Himmelstein D. Coverage Expansions and Utilization of Physician Care: Evidence From the 2014 Affordable Care Act and 1966 Medicare/Medicaid Expansions. Am J Public Health 2019; e1–e8.
Gaffney A, McCormick D, Bor DH, Goldman A, Woolhandler S, Himmelstein DU. The Effects on Hospital Utilization of the 1966 and 2014 Health Insurance Coverage Expansions in the United States. Ann Intern Med. [Epub ahead of print 23 July 2019].
Gaffney AW*, Christopher A*, Katz A, et al. The Incidence of Diabetic Ketoacidosis During “Emerging Adulthood” in the USA and Canada: a Population-Based Study. Journal of General Internal Medicine 2019.
Gaffney AW, Woolhandler S, Himmelstein DU, and McCormick D. Disparities in pulmonary fibrosis care in the United States: an analysis from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample. BMC Health Services Research. 2018 March; 18: 618.
Gaffney AW, Hang JQ, Lee MS, Su L, Zhang FY, Christiani DC. Socioeconomic
status is associated with reduced lung function in China: an analysis from a
large cross-sectional study in Shanghai. BMC Public Health. 2016 Feb 1;16(1):96.
Gaffney AW, Hang JQ, Lee MS, Su L, Zhang FY, Christiani DC. Commuting mode and pulmonary function in Shanghai, China. Eur Respir J. 2016 Mar;47(3):733-41.
Brehm A, Geraghty P, Campos M, Garcia-Arcos I, Dabo AJ, Gaffney A, Eden E,
Jiang XC, D’Armiento J, Foronjy R. Cathepsin G degradation of phospholipid transfer protein (PLTP) augments pulmonary inflammation. FASEB J. 2014 May;28(5):2318-31.
Wallace AM, Hardigan A, Geraghty P, Salim S, Gaffney A, Thankachen J,
Arellanos L, D’Armiento JM, Foronjy RF. Protein phosphatase 2A regulates innate immune and proteolytic responses to cigarette smoke exposure in the lung. Toxicol Sci. 2012 Apr;126(2):589-99.
III. Reviews, pulmonary
Gaffney A, Christiani DC. Gene-environment interaction from international cohorts: impact on development and evolution of occupational and environmental lung and airway disease. Semin Respir Crit Care Med. 2015 Jun; 36(3):347-57.
IV. Other Articles
Gaffney A. The Neoliberal Turn in American Health Care. Int J Health Serv. 2015;45(1):33-52.
V. Case Reports
Donato J, Phillips CT, Gaffney AW, VanderLaan PA, Mouded M. A case of
hypercalcemia secondary to hot tub lung. Chest. 2014 Dec;146(6):e186-9.