Queen's University  
Ana Johnson

Recent Publications

Heyland DK, Johnson AP, Reynolds SC, Muscedere J. Procalcitonin for reduced antibiotic exposure in the critical care setting: A systematic review and an economic evaluation. Critical Care Medicine. (In press).

Gilron I, Johnson AP. Economics of chronic pain: How can science guide health policy? Canadian Journal of Anesthesia. 57(6): 530-538; 2010.

Johnson AP, Sikich NJ, Evans G, Evans W, Giacomini M, Glendining M, Krahn M, Levin L, Oh P, Perera C. Health Technology Assessment - A Comprehensive Framework for Evidence-Based Recommendations in Ontario. International Journal of Health Technology Assessment in Health Care. 25(2):141-150; 2009.

Johnson AP, Abernathy T, Brazil K, Scott S. Costs of Palliative Cancer Care in an Innovative Health Care Model; Palliative Medicine. 23(5): 448-59; 2009.

Johnson AP, Stuart H. Health Services Research in Canada. In R. Mullner (Ed.) Encyclopaedia of Health Services Research. Vol.1 Los Angeles: Sage, 558-62; 2009.

Johnson-Masotti, Ana P. and Kevin Eva. A Decision-Making Framework for the Prioritization of Health Technologies", in C.M. Beach, R.P. Chaykowski, S. Shortt, F. St-Hilaire, and A. Sweetman (eds.), Health Services Restructuring in Canada: New Evidence and New Directions. Kingston: John Deutsch Institute, Queen's University, pp. 59-81. 2006.

Masotti P, Fick R, Johnson-Masotti AP, MacLeod S. Healthy Naturally Occurring Retirement Communities: A Low-Cost Approach to Facilitating Healthy Aging. American Journal of Public Health. 96(7): 1-8; 2006.

Masotti P. Fick R, Johnson-Masotti A., MacLeod S. The Aging Population and Natural Occurring Retirement Communities (NORCs); Local Government, Healthy Aging, and Healthy-NORCs. Alaska Medicine. 49(2 Suppl):85-8; 2006.

Johnson-Masotti AP, Pinkerton SD, Sikkema KJ, Kelly JA, Wagstaff DA. Cost- Effectiveness of a Community-Level HIV Risk Reduction Intervention for Women Living in Low-Income Housing Developments. Journal of Primary Prevention. 26(4): 345-362; 2005.

Busse J, Bhandari M, Sprague S, Johnson-Masotti AP, Gafni A. A Cost Analysis of Management Strategies for Closed and Open Grade I Tibial Shaft Fractures. Acta Orthopaedica. 76(5): 705-712; 2005.

Johnson-Masotti AP, Laud PW, Hoffmann RG, Hayat MJ, Pinkerton SD. A Bayesian Approach to Net Health Benefits: An Illustration and Application to Modeling HIV Prevention. Medical Decision Making. 24: 634-653; 2004.

Johnson-Masotti AP, Weinhardt, LS, Pinkerton SD, Otto-Salaj LL. Efficacy and Cost-Effectiveness of the First Generation of HIV Prevention Interventions for People with Severe and Persistent Mental Illness. The Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics. 6: 23-35; 2003.

Johnson-Masotti AP. Modeling Cost-Effectiveness of HIV Prevention Programs. Expert Review. Pharmacoeconomics Outcomes Research. 3(4): 409-425; 2003.

Pinkerton SD, Johnson-Masotti AP, Derse A, Layde PM. Ethical Issues in Cost-Effectiveness Analysis. Evaluation and Program Planning. 25: 71-83; 2002.

Pinkerton SD, Johnson-Masotti AP, Holtgrave DR, Farnham PG. A Review of the Cost-Effectiveness of Interventions to Prevent Sexual Transmission of HIV in the United States. AIDS & Behavior. 6 (1): 15-31; 2002.

Pinkerton SD, Holtgrave DR, Johnson-Masotti AP, Turk ME, Hackl KL, DiFranceisco, W, The NIMH multisite HIV prevention trial group. Cost-effectiveness of the NIMH multisite HIV prevention intervention. AIDS & Behavior. 6: 83-96; 2002.

Farnham PG, Pinkerton SD, Holtgrave DR, Johnson-Masotti AP. Cost-Effectiveness of Counseling and Testing to Prevent Sexual Transmission of HIV in the United States. AIDS & Behavior. 6 (1): 33-43; 2002.

Autry AM, Meurer LN, Barnabei WM, Green SS, Johnson-Masotti AP, Otto-Salaj LL, Bragg DSA, Treat R, Simpson DE. A Longitudinal Women’s Health Curriculum: A Multi-Method Multi-Perspective Needs Assessment. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 187 (3 Suppl): S12-S14; 2002.

Taylor WC, Chan W, Cummings SS, Simons-Morton BG, McPherson RS, Sangi Haghpeykar H, Pivarnik J, Mueller WH, Detry MA, Huang IW, Johnson-Masotti AP, Hsu H. Healthy Growth: Project Description and Baseline Findings. Ethnicity and Disease. 2002; Volume 12: 567-577.

Pinkerton SD, Johnson-Masotti AP, Otto-Salaj LL, Stevenson LY, Hoffmann RG. Cost- Effectiveness of an HIV Prevention Intervention for Mentally Ill Adults. Mental Health Services Research. 3: 45-55; 2001.

Johnson-Masotti AP, Laud PW, Hoffmann RG, Hayat MJ, Pinkerton SD. Probabilistic Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of HIV Prevention: Comparing a Bayesian Approach with Traditional Deterministic Sensitivity Analysis. Evaluation Review. 25(4): 474-502; 2001.

Pinkerton SD, Johnson-Masotti AP, Holtgrave DR, Farnham PG. Using Cost-Effectiveness League Tables to Compare Interventions to Prevent Sexual Transmission of HIV. AIDS. 15 (7): 917-928; 2001.

Johnson-Masotti AP, Pinkerton SD, Holtgrave DR, Valdiserri RO, Willingham, M. Decision-Making in HIV Prevention Community Planning: An Integrative Review. Journal of Community Health. 25 (2): 95-112; 2000.

Pinkerton SD, Holtgrave DR, DiFranceisco W, Semaan S, Coyle SL, Johnson-Masotti AP. Cost-Threshold Analyses of the National AIDS Demonstration Research (NADR) HIV Prevention Interventions. AIDS. 14: 1 – 12; 2000.

Pinkerton SD, Abramson PR, Kalichman SC, Catz SL, Johnson-Masotti AP. Secondary Transmission Rates in a Mixed-Gender Sample. International Journal of STD & AIDS. 11: 38-44; 2000.

Johnson-Masotti AP, Pinkerton SD, Kelly JA, Stevenson LY. Cost-Effectiveness of an HIV Risk Reduction Intervention for Adults with Severe Mental Illness. AIDS Care. 12 (3): 321- 332; 2000.

Johnson-Masotti AP, Pinkerton SD, Holtgrave DR. Prioritization Methods for HIV Community Planning. Journal of Public Health Management Practice. 6 (4): 72-85; 2000.

Williams AF, Begley CE, Fourney A, Masotti P, Johnson-Masotti AP. Adjusting Cost Analytic Techniques to Local HIV Prevention Programs. In: Holtgrave DR, editor. Handbook of Economic Evaluation of HIV Prevention Programs. New York: Plenum Press, 163-175; 1998.