Colin R Dormuth

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Impact of two sequential drug cost-sharing policies on the use of inhaled medications in older patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma
    Colin R Dormuth
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Clin Ther 28:964-78; discussion 962-3. 2006
  2. pmc Emergency hospital admissions after income-based deductibles and prescription copayments in older users of inhaled medications
    Colin R Dormuth
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Clin Ther 30:1038-50. 2008
  3. pmc Adherence to beta-blocker therapy under drug cost-sharing in patients with and without acute myocardial infarction
    Sebastian Schneeweiss
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 1620 Tremont St Ste 3030, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:445-52. 2007
  4. pmc Effects of prescription coinsurance and income-based deductibles on net health plan spending for older users of inhaled medications
    Colin R Dormuth
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Med Care 47:508-16. 2009
  5. ncbi Adherence to statin therapy under drug cost sharing in patients with and without acute myocardial infarction: a population-based natural experiment
    Sebastian Schneeweiss
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 1620 Tremont St, Suite 3030, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Circulation 115:2128-35. 2007
  6. doi The association between statin use and outcomes potentially attributable to an unhealthy lifestyle in older adults
    Amanda R Patrick
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Value Health 14:513-20. 2011
  7. ncbi A therapeutic substitution policy for proton pump inhibitors: clinical and economic consequences
    Sebastian Schneeweiss
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 79:379-88. 2006
  8. pmc Variation in initiating secondary prevention after myocardial infarction by hospitals and physicians, 1997 through 2004
    Andrea V Margulis
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 20:1088-97. 2011
  9. ncbi Using policy simulation to predict drug plan expenditure when planning reimbursement changes
    Colin R Dormuth
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02120, USA
    Pharmacoeconomics 23:1021-30. 2005
  10. pmc Comparative safety of antidepressant agents for children and adolescents regarding suicidal acts
    Sebastian Schneeweiss
    Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Department of Medicine, Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Pediatrics 125:876-88. 2010

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Publications13

  1. ncbi Impact of two sequential drug cost-sharing policies on the use of inhaled medications in older patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma
    Colin R Dormuth
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Clin Ther 28:964-78; discussion 962-3. 2006
    ..Evaluations of drug cost-sharing policies within the same population are needed for a fair comparison of different options...
  2. pmc Emergency hospital admissions after income-based deductibles and prescription copayments in older users of inhaled medications
    Colin R Dormuth
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Clin Ther 30:1038-50. 2008
    ..Objective: The aim of this study was to compare the effects of 2 recent cost-sharing policies on emergency hospitalizations due to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, or emphysema (CAE), and on physician visits...
  3. pmc Adherence to beta-blocker therapy under drug cost-sharing in patients with and without acute myocardial infarction
    Sebastian Schneeweiss
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 1620 Tremont St Ste 3030, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:445-52. 2007
    ....
  4. pmc Effects of prescription coinsurance and income-based deductibles on net health plan spending for older users of inhaled medications
    Colin R Dormuth
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Med Care 47:508-16. 2009
    ..We analyzed the impact on health plan spending of a switch in public drug insurance from full coverage to a prescription copayment (copay), and then to income-based deductibles plus coinsurance (IBD)...
  5. ncbi Adherence to statin therapy under drug cost sharing in patients with and without acute myocardial infarction: a population-based natural experiment
    Sebastian Schneeweiss
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 1620 Tremont St, Suite 3030, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Circulation 115:2128-35. 2007
    ....
  6. doi The association between statin use and outcomes potentially attributable to an unhealthy lifestyle in older adults
    Amanda R Patrick
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Value Health 14:513-20. 2011
    ....
  7. ncbi A therapeutic substitution policy for proton pump inhibitors: clinical and economic consequences
    Sebastian Schneeweiss
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 79:379-88. 2006
    ..We evaluated the clinical and economic consequences of coverage restriction for 3 leading proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) in a large-scale natural experiment...
  8. pmc Variation in initiating secondary prevention after myocardial infarction by hospitals and physicians, 1997 through 2004
    Andrea V Margulis
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 20:1088-97. 2011
    ....
  9. ncbi Using policy simulation to predict drug plan expenditure when planning reimbursement changes
    Colin R Dormuth
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02120, USA
    Pharmacoeconomics 23:1021-30. 2005
    ..Tools for such projections need to have small margins of error and be based on methodology that is easy to communicate to stakeholders. Ad hoc methods typically used for financial impact projections by health plans are inadequate...
  10. pmc Comparative safety of antidepressant agents for children and adolescents regarding suicidal acts
    Sebastian Schneeweiss
    Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Department of Medicine, Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Pediatrics 125:876-88. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the risk of suicide attempts and suicides after initiation of antidepressant medication use by children and adolescents, for individual agents...
  11. pmc Algorithms to estimate the beginning of pregnancy in administrative databases
    Andrea V Margulis
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 22:16-24. 2013
    ..Therefore, we sought to develop and validate algorithms to estimate the gestational age at birth using information available in these databases...
  12. pmc The impact of cost sharing on antidepressant use among older adults in British Columbia
    Philip S Wang
    National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 9629, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:377-83. 2008
    ....
  13. pmc Effect of periodic letters on evidence-based drug therapy on prescribing behaviour: a randomized trial
    Colin R Dormuth
    Therapeutics Initiative, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    CMAJ 171:1057-61. 2004
    ..We sought to measure the impact of a series of evidence-based drug therapy letters mailed to physicians in British Columbia on prescribing to newly treated patients...