Marco daCosta Dibonaventura

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Publications

  1. pmc Multicountry burden of chronic hepatitis C viral infection among those aware of their diagnosis: a patient survey
    Marco daCosta Dibonaventura
    Health Outcomes Practice, Kantar Health, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e86070. 2014
  2. pmc Impact of self-rated osteoarthritis severity in an employed population: cross-sectional analysis of data from the national health and wellness survey
    Marco daCosta Dibonaventura
    Kantar Health, New York, NY, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:30. 2012
  3. pmc Multinational Internet-based survey of patient preference for newer oral or injectable Type 2 diabetes medication
    Marco daCosta Dibonaventura
    Health Sciences Practice, Kantar Health, New York
    Patient Prefer Adherence 4:397-406. 2010
  4. pmc Burden of constipation-predominant irritable bowel syndrome (IBS-C) in France, Italy, and the United Kingdom
    Marco daCosta Dibonaventura
    Health Outcomes Practice, Kantar Health, New York, NY, USA
    Clin Exp Gastroenterol 5:203-12. 2012
  5. pmc Patient characteristics, treatment patterns, and health outcomes among COPD phenotypes
    Felicia C Allen-Ramey
    Global Health Outcomes, Merck and Co, Inc, West Point, PA, USA
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 7:779-87. 2012
  6. pmc Vaccination rates among the general adult population and high-risk groups in the United States
    Kathy Annunziata
    Health Outcomes Practice, Kantar Health, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e50553. 2012
  7. pmc Burden of comorbidities among Japanese patients with atrial fibrillation: a case study of dyspepsia
    Yoshikazu Kinoshita
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Shimane University School of Medicine, Izumo, Japan
    Clin Exp Gastroenterol 6:51-9. 2013
  8. pmc Burden of vasomotor symptoms in France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the United Kingdom
    Marco daCosta Dibonaventura
    Health Outcomes Practice, Kantar Health, New York, NY, USA
    Int J Womens Health 5:261-9. 2013
  9. pmc Burden of peripheral arterial disease in Europe and the United States: a patient survey
    Elizabeth Marrett
    Health Outcomes Practice, Kantar Health, 11 Madison Avenue, 12th Floor, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:175. 2013
  10. doi request reprint The effect of gout on health-related quality of life, work productivity, resource use and clinical outcomes among patients with hypertension
    Marco daCosta Dibonaventura
    Health Outcomes Practice, Kantar Health, NY, USA
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 12:821-9. 2012

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  1. pmc Multicountry burden of chronic hepatitis C viral infection among those aware of their diagnosis: a patient survey
    Marco daCosta Dibonaventura
    Health Outcomes Practice, Kantar Health, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e86070. 2014
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  2. pmc Impact of self-rated osteoarthritis severity in an employed population: cross-sectional analysis of data from the national health and wellness survey
    Marco daCosta Dibonaventura
    Kantar Health, New York, NY, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:30. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the impact of self-rated OA severity on quality of life, healthcare resource utilization, productivity and costs in an employed population relative to employed individuals without OA...
  3. pmc Multinational Internet-based survey of patient preference for newer oral or injectable Type 2 diabetes medication
    Marco daCosta Dibonaventura
    Health Sciences Practice, Kantar Health, New York
    Patient Prefer Adherence 4:397-406. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to examine patient preferences (and predictors of preferences) for two different medication profiles, one similar to a GLP-1 analog (liraglutide) and another similar to a DPP-4 inhibitor (sitagliptin)...
  4. pmc Burden of constipation-predominant irritable bowel syndrome (IBS-C) in France, Italy, and the United Kingdom
    Marco daCosta Dibonaventura
    Health Outcomes Practice, Kantar Health, New York, NY, USA
    Clin Exp Gastroenterol 5:203-12. 2012
    ..The current study addresses this gap by comparing patients with IBS-C and matched controls for health status, work productivity, and resource utilization...
  5. pmc Patient characteristics, treatment patterns, and health outcomes among COPD phenotypes
    Felicia C Allen-Ramey
    Global Health Outcomes, Merck and Co, Inc, West Point, PA, USA
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 7:779-87. 2012
    ..This study examined whether COPD phenotypes represent distinct patient populations, in a large nationally representative US sample...
  6. pmc Vaccination rates among the general adult population and high-risk groups in the United States
    Kathy Annunziata
    Health Outcomes Practice, Kantar Health, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e50553. 2012
    ..In order to adequately assess the effectiveness of vaccination in helping to control vaccine-preventable infectious disease, it is important to identify the adherence and uptake of risk-based recommendations...
  7. pmc Burden of comorbidities among Japanese patients with atrial fibrillation: a case study of dyspepsia
    Yoshikazu Kinoshita
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Shimane University School of Medicine, Izumo, Japan
    Clin Exp Gastroenterol 6:51-9. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the link between atrial fibrillation (AF) and dyspepsia, as well as the contribution of dyspepsia to the overall burden of AF...
  8. pmc Burden of vasomotor symptoms in France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the United Kingdom
    Marco daCosta Dibonaventura
    Health Outcomes Practice, Kantar Health, New York, NY, USA
    Int J Womens Health 5:261-9. 2013
    ..The aim of the current study was to broaden this investigation by examining the burden of VMS symptoms in the European Union with respect to both humanistic and economic outcomes...
  9. pmc Burden of peripheral arterial disease in Europe and the United States: a patient survey
    Elizabeth Marrett
    Health Outcomes Practice, Kantar Health, 11 Madison Avenue, 12th Floor, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:175. 2013
    ..The aim of the current study was to quantify the burden of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) with respect to health-related quality of life, work productivity and activity impairment, and healthcare resource utilization...
  10. doi request reprint The effect of gout on health-related quality of life, work productivity, resource use and clinical outcomes among patients with hypertension
    Marco daCosta Dibonaventura
    Health Outcomes Practice, Kantar Health, NY, USA
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 12:821-9. 2012
    ..05) was also observed among patients with comorbid gout. Results demonstrate that gout has significant and clinically meaningful impact on work productivity, physical HRQoL and utilities independent of other health conditions...
  11. pmc The association of sleep difficulties with health-related quality of life among patients with fibromyalgia
    Jan Samuel Wagner
    Health Outcomes Practice, Kantar Health, 11 Madison Avenue, 12th Floor, New York, NY 10010, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:199. 2012
    ..The aim of the current study was to assess the burden of sleep difficulty symptoms on HRQoL among patients with FM...
  12. pmc The burden of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease among employed adults
    Marco daCosta Dibonaventura
    Health Sciences Practice, Kantar Health, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 7:211-9. 2012
    ..To examine quality of life, work productivity, and health care resource use among employed adults ages 40-64 years with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in the United States...
  13. doi request reprint The burden of viral hepatitis C in Europe: a propensity analysis of patient outcomes
    Marco Dacosta Dibonaventura
    Health Economics and Outcomes Research, Health Sciences Practice, Kantar Health, 11 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 24:869-77. 2012
    ..The aim of the current study is to examine the burden of HCV in the European Union (EU) from a patient perspective...
  14. pmc Comparison of health-related quality of life among patients using atypical antipsychotics for treatment of depression: results from the National Health and Wellness Survey
    Iftekhar Kalsekar
    Bristol Myers Squibb, 777 Scudders Mill Road, Plainsboro, NJ 08536, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:81. 2012
    ..Therefore, the objective of this study was to examine the levels of HRQoL and health utility scores in patients with depression using aripiprazole compared with patients using olanzapine, quetiapine, risperidone and ziprasidone...
  15. doi request reprint The association of HIV/AIDS treatment side effects with health status, work productivity, and resource use
    Marco Dacosta Dibonaventura
    Health Sciences Practice, Kantar Health, New York, NY, USA
    AIDS Care 24:744-55. 2012
    ..Improved management of these side effects or development of treatments with a better side effect profile may have a substantial humanistic and economic benefit...
  16. pmc A patient perspective of the impact of medication side effects on adherence: results of a cross-sectional nationwide survey of patients with schizophrenia
    Marco DiBonaventura
    Health Sciences Practice, Kantar Health, 11 Madison Avenue, 12th Floor, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 12:20. 2012
    ..The aim of the current study was to examine the relationship between these variables among community-dwelling patients with schizophrenia...
  17. ncbi request reprint The impact of COPD on quality of life, productivity loss, and resource use among the elderly United States workforce
    Marco daCosta Dibonaventura
    Kantar Health, New York, NY, 10010, USA
    COPD 9:46-57. 2012
    ..Quality of life and work productivity suffered among employed adults aged 65 years and older with COPD, emphasizing the need for disease management in this population...
  18. pmc Evaluating the health and economic impact of osteoarthritis pain in the workforce: results from the National Health and Wellness Survey
    Marco daCosta Dibonaventura
    Pfizer, Inc, NY 10017, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:83. 2011
    ..This study evaluated the impact of OA pain on healthcare resource utilization, productivity and costs in employed individuals...
  19. ncbi request reprint Treatment patterns and perceptions of treatment attributes, satisfaction and effectiveness among patients with psoriasis
    Marco daCosta Dibonaventura
    Kantar Health, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 9:938-44. 2010
    ..Overall, this study suggests that treatment options vary (at a statistically significant level) as a function of severity, and many patients, despite the choices in the number and quality of treatment options, are generally dissatisfied...
  20. doi request reprint A longitudinal assessment of painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy on health status, productivity, and health care utilization and cost
    Marco Dacosta Dibonaventura
    Health Sciences Practice, Kantar Health, 11 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Pain Med 12:118-26. 2011
    ..The aim of the current study was to examine the health outcomes of patients suffering from painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy (pDPN) over a 3-year period, relative to patients with diabetes but without neuropathic pain and controls...
  21. doi request reprint Humanistic and economic impacts of hepatitis C infection in the United States
    Marco daCosta Dibonaventura
    Health Sciences Practice, Kantar Health, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Med Econ 13:709-18. 2010
    ..uses a propensity score matching methodology to address the following research question: is the presence of diagnosed hepatitis C (HCV) associated with poorer health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and greater healthcare resource use?..
  22. doi request reprint The relationship between patient-reported tolerability issues with oral antidiabetic agents and work productivity among patients having type 2 diabetes
    Marco DiBonaventura
    Kantar Health, New York, NY, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:204-10. 2011
    ..To investigate the association between reported oral antidiabetic tolerability issues and work productivity, activity impairment, and indirect costs...
  23. doi request reprint The impact of hepatitis C on labor force participation, absenteeism, presenteeism and non-work activities
    Marco daCosta Dibonaventura
    Health Sciences Practice, Kantar Health, New York, NY, USA
    J Med Econ 14:253-61. 2011
    ..Although many studies have investigated the impact of HCV on direct healthcare costs, few studies have estimated the indirect costs associated with the virus using a nationally-representative dataset...
  24. doi request reprint Association between pain severity and health care resource use, health status, productivity and related costs in painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy patients
    Marco daCosta Dibonaventura
    Health Sciences Practice, Kantar Health, New York, New York 10010, USA
    Pain Med 12:799-807. 2011
    ..Research has shown that painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy (pDPN) is associated with worse health outcomes. However, among pDPN patients, few studies have examined the relationship between the severity of pain and health outcomes...
  25. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life, work productivity and health care resource use associated with constipation predominant irritable bowel syndrome
    Marco DiBonaventura
    Kantar Health, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 27:2213-22. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the effect of IBS-C on health-related quality of life (HRQOL), work productivity and activity impairment, and health care resource use...
  26. pmc The impact of menopausal symptoms on quality of life, productivity, and economic outcomes
    Jennifer Whiteley
    1 Pfizer Inc, New York, New York
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:983-90. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the impact of menopausal symptoms and menopausal symptom severity on health-related quality of life (HRQoL), work impairment, healthcare utilization, and costs...
  27. doi request reprint The burden of diurnal and nocturnal gastroesophageal reflux disease symptoms
    Jan Samuel Wagner
    Kantar Health, 11 Madison Avenue, 12th Floor, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 11:739-49. 2011
    ..To quantify the relationship between the timing of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) symptoms and the burden of illness...
  28. doi request reprint Musculoskeletal pain in the workforce: the effects of back, arthritis, and fibromyalgia pain on quality of life and work productivity
    Margaret McDonald
    Pfizer Inc, New York, NY, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:765-70. 2011
    ..To investigate the impact of musculoskeletal pain on health-related quality of life and work productivity losses among US workers...
  29. ncbi request reprint Do decision biases predict bad decisions? Omission bias, naturalness bias, and influenza vaccination
    Marco daCosta Dibonaventura
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Med Decis Making 28:532-9. 2008
    ..Numerous studies using hypothetical vignettes have demonstrated decision biases or deviations from utility theory. Do people who commit biases in questionnaire studies make worse real-world decisions than do less biased people?..