Reviews, Health Policy

Gaffney A, McCormick D. The Affordable Care Act: implications for health-care equity. The Lancet; 389:1442-52.



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 AW, Verhoef PA, Hall JB. POINT: Should Pulmonary/ICU Physicians Support Single-payer Health-care Reform? Yes. Chest. 2016;150(1):9-11. doi:

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


Original Research

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.
doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-2752-3. PubMed PMID: 26832923; PubMed Central PMCID:

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. doi:
10.1183/13993003.00637-2015. Epub 2015 Nov 5. PubMed PMID: 26541519.

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. doi: 10.1096/fj.13-246843. Epub 2014 Feb 14. PubMed PMID:
24532668; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3986847.

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. doi: 10.1093/toxsci/kfr351. Epub 2012 Jan 5. PubMed
PMID: 22223484; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3307605.


Reviews, Other

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. doi:
10.1055/s-0035-1549450. Epub 2015 May 29. Review. PubMed PMID: 26024343.


Other Articles

Gaffney A. The Neoliberal Turn in American Health Care. Int J Health Serv. 2015;45(1):33-52. PubMed PMID: 26460446.


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. doi:
10.1378/chest.14-0350. PubMed PMID: 25451359.