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Contemporary Trends in Oral Antiplatelet Agent Use in Patients Treated with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for Acute Coronary Syndrome.
(J Manag Care Spec Pharm, 2017-01-23)
BACKGROUND: Recent trials demonstrated the efficacy of prasugrel and ticagrelor compared with clopidogrel in the reduction of cardiovascular complications in patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS). However, it is ...
Considering recent trends in healthcare labor markets in educational program planning in allied health
(Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions, 2017)
Recent trends in wages and employment should be considered to help inform recruitment and expansion planning for educational programs related to the future healthcare workforce. We present a relatively straightforward ...
Head-to-head comparison of health-state values derived by a probabilistic choice model and scores on a visual analogue scale
Health states were quantified based on discrete choice (DC) modeling and visual analogue scale (VAS) values using the five-level version of the EQ-5D (EQ-5D-5L). The aim of this study was to determine the extent of the ...
Influence of drug class and healthcare setting on systemic antifungal expenditures in the United States, 2005–15
(American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, 2017-07)
Purpose Overall and specific class trends in systemic antifungal expenditures in various U.S. healthcare settings from 2005 through 2015 were evaluated. Methods Systemic antifungal expenditures from January 1, 2005, ...
The Effect of a Piperacillin/Tazobactam Shortage on Antimicrobial Prescribing and Clostridium difficile Risk in 88 US Medical Centers
(OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC, 2017-08)
Background. Anti-infective shortages are a pervasive problem in the United States. The objective of this study was to identify any associations between changes in prescribing of antibiotics that have a high risk for CDI ...