Nicole L Pratt

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Affiliation: University of South Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Commitment questions targeting patients promotes uptake of under-used health services: Findings from a national quality improvement program in Australia
    Nicole L Pratt
    Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, GPO Box 2471, Adelaide, South Australia, 5001, Australia Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 145:1-6. 2015
  2. pmc Ranibizumab and risk of hospitalisation for ischaemic stroke and myocardial infarction in patients with age-related macular degeneration: a self-controlled case-series analysis
    Nicole L Pratt
    School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Drug Saf 37:1021-7. 2014
  3. pmc The performance of sequence symmetry analysis as a tool for post-market surveillance of newly marketed medicines: a simulation study
    Nicole L Pratt
    Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, Sansom Institute, School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 14:66. 2014
  4. pmc Choice of observational study design impacts on measurement of antipsychotic risks in the elderly: a systematic review
    Nicole Pratt
    Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, Sansom Institute, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:72. 2012
  5. pmc Bridging evidence-practice gaps: improving use of medicines in elderly Australian veterans
    Elizabeth E Roughead
    Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, Sansom Institute, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:514. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Risk of hospitalization for stroke associated with antipsychotic use in the elderly: a self-controlled case series
    Nicole L Pratt
    Data Management and Analysis Centre, Discipline of Public Health, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Drugs Aging 27:885-93. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint The detection of adverse events in randomized clinical trials: can we really say new medicines are safe?
    Izyan A Wahab
    School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, Sansom Institute, University of South Australia, GPO Box 2471, Adelaide 5001, South Australia, Australia
    Curr Drug Saf 8:104-13. 2013
  8. pmc A self-controlled case series to assess the effectiveness of beta blockers for heart failure in reducing hospitalisations in the elderly
    Emmae N Ramsay
    Data Management and Analysis Centre, Discipline of Public Health, University of Adelaide, South Australia, 5000, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:106. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Multiple anticholinergic medication use and risk of hospital admission for confusion or dementia
    Lisa M Kalisch Ellett
    Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:1916-22. 2014
  10. pmc Association between use of multiple psychoactive medicines and hospitalization for falls: retrospective analysis of a large healthcare claim database
    Nicole L Pratt
    Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA, 5001, Australia
    Drug Saf 37:529-35. 2014

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  1. doi request reprint Commitment questions targeting patients promotes uptake of under-used health services: Findings from a national quality improvement program in Australia
    Nicole L Pratt
    Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, GPO Box 2471, Adelaide, South Australia, 5001, Australia Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 145:1-6. 2015
    ..Interventions asking patients to commit to speaking with their doctor about a health-related issue could be used to improve quality of care...
  2. pmc Ranibizumab and risk of hospitalisation for ischaemic stroke and myocardial infarction in patients with age-related macular degeneration: a self-controlled case-series analysis
    Nicole L Pratt
    School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Drug Saf 37:1021-7. 2014
    ..Inhibition of VEGF has an anti-angiogenic action and is associated with thrombogenicity, thus, myocardial infarction and ischaemic stroke are potential side effects of VEGF inhibitors...
  3. pmc The performance of sequence symmetry analysis as a tool for post-market surveillance of newly marketed medicines: a simulation study
    Nicole L Pratt
    Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, Sansom Institute, School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 14:66. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the validity of SSA as a signal detection tool for newly marketed medicines...
  4. pmc Choice of observational study design impacts on measurement of antipsychotic risks in the elderly: a systematic review
    Nicole Pratt
    Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, Sansom Institute, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:72. 2012
    ..The aim of this review was to determine the impact of the choice of observational study design and methods used to control for confounding on the measurement of antipsychotic risks in elderly patients...
  5. pmc Bridging evidence-practice gaps: improving use of medicines in elderly Australian veterans
    Elizabeth E Roughead
    Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, Sansom Institute, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:514. 2013
    ..We aimed to determine changes in medicine use as a result of the program...
  6. doi request reprint Risk of hospitalization for stroke associated with antipsychotic use in the elderly: a self-controlled case series
    Nicole L Pratt
    Data Management and Analysis Centre, Discipline of Public Health, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Drugs Aging 27:885-93. 2010
    ..Observational studies have investigated the association between antipsychotics and stroke but results vary, which may be due to lack of control for unmeasured confounding...
  7. ncbi request reprint The detection of adverse events in randomized clinical trials: can we really say new medicines are safe?
    Izyan A Wahab
    School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, Sansom Institute, University of South Australia, GPO Box 2471, Adelaide 5001, South Australia, Australia
    Curr Drug Saf 8:104-13. 2013
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  8. pmc A self-controlled case series to assess the effectiveness of beta blockers for heart failure in reducing hospitalisations in the elderly
    Emmae N Ramsay
    Data Management and Analysis Centre, Discipline of Public Health, University of Adelaide, South Australia, 5000, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:106. 2011
    ..To determine the suitability of using the self-controlled case series design to assess improvements in health outcomes using the effectiveness of beta blockers for heart failure in reducing hospitalisations as the example...
  9. doi request reprint Multiple anticholinergic medication use and risk of hospital admission for confusion or dementia
    Lisa M Kalisch Ellett
    Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:1916-22. 2014
    ..To identify the association between use of multiple anticholinergic medications and risk of hospitalization for confusion or dementia...
  10. pmc Association between use of multiple psychoactive medicines and hospitalization for falls: retrospective analysis of a large healthcare claim database
    Nicole L Pratt
    Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA, 5001, Australia
    Drug Saf 37:529-35. 2014
    ..Little is known about the impact of taking multiple psychoactive medicines on the risk of hospitalization for falls...
  11. doi request reprint Risk of medication-associated initiation of oxybutynin in elderly men and women
    Lisa M Kalisch Ellett
    Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:690-5. 2014
    ..To determine whether there is greater risk of initiation of oxybutynin to treat urinary incontinence (UI) after initiation of medicines reported to be associated with UI...
  12. doi request reprint Using Medications for Prediction of Revision after Total Joint Arthroplasty
    Maria C S Inacio
    Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, Medicine and Devices Surveillance Centre of Research Excellence, Sansom Institute, School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia, GPO Box 2471, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    J Arthroplasty 30:2061-70. 2015
    ..These findings suggest prescription based co-morbidity measures can positively contribute to case-mix adjustment and outcome prediction in this patient population. ..
  13. doi request reprint Comparing co-morbidities in total joint arthroplasty patients using the RxRisk-V, Elixhauser, and Charlson Measures: a cross-sectional evaluation
    Maria C S Inacio
    Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, Medicine and Device Surveillance Centre of Research Excellence, Sansom Institute, School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia, GPO Box 2471, Adelaide, 5001, South Australia, Australia
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 16:385. 2015
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  14. doi request reprint Managing glaucoma in those with co-morbidity: not as easy as it seems
    Elizabeth E Roughead
    Sansom Institute, School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 19:74-82. 2012
    ..Retrospective cohort analysis from administrative claims data and prescription/event sequence symmetry analysis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Proton-pump inhibitors and the risk of antibiotic use and hospitalisation for pneumonia
    Elizabeth E Roughead
    School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA
    Med J Aust 190:114-6. 2009
    ..To determine whether proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) use is associated with hospitalisations for pneumonia and with antibiotic use...
  16. doi request reprint Comparing time to adverse drug reaction signals in a spontaneous reporting database and a claims database: a case study of rofecoxib-induced myocardial infarction and rosiglitazone-induced heart failure signals in Australia
    Izyan A Wahab
    School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, Sansom Institute, University of South Australia, GPO Box 2471, Adelaide, SA, 5001, Australia
    Drug Saf 37:53-64. 2014
    ..With the development of administrative health claims databases, additional methods such as sequence symmetry analysis (SSA) may be able to be employed routinely to confirm ADR signals...
  17. doi request reprint The validity of sequence symmetry analysis (SSA) for adverse drug reaction signal detection
    Izyan A Wahab
    School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, Sansom Institute, University of South Australia, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 22:496-502. 2013
    ..To determine the validity of sequence symmetry analysis (SSA) method to detect adverse drug reactions from an administrative claims database...
  18. doi request reprint Psychoactive medicine use and the risk of hip fracture in older people: a case-crossover study
    Michael J Leach
    Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, Sansom Institute, School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 24:576-82. 2015
    ..This study aimed to assess associations between psychoactive medicines and hip fracture in the elderly using the case-crossover method...
  19. doi request reprint Predicting Infections After Total Joint Arthroplasty Using a Prescription Based Comorbidity Measure
    Maria C S Inacio
    Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, Medicine and Devices Surveillance Centre of Research Excellence, Sansom Institute, School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Arthroplasty 30:1692-8. 2015
    ..The best performing infection prediction models resulted when a combination of conditions identified by all measures was used...
  20. doi request reprint Impact on Drug Safety of Variation in Adherence: The Need for Routinely Reporting Measures of Dose Intensity in Medication Safety Studies Using Electronic Health Data
    Elizabeth E Roughead
    Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, GPO Box 2471, Adelaide, SA, 5001, Australia
    Drug Saf 38:1145-52. 2015
    ..The STROBE and RECORD statements should consider adding the requirement for reporting measures of dose intensity and its component products to improve observational study reports. ..