Sherrie L Aspinall

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Incremental cost-effectiveness of various monthly doses of vardenafil
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    VA Center for Medication Safety, Hines, IL, USA
    Value Health 14:97-101. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Incremental cost effectiveness of pharmacist-managed erythropoiesis-stimulating agent clinics for non-dialysis-dependent chronic kidney disease patients
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    VA Center for Medication Safety, Hines, IL, USA
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 11:653-60. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of pharmacist-managed erythropoiesis-stimulating agents clinics for patients with non-dialysis-dependent CKD
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    Veterans Affairs Center for Medication Safety, Hines, IL, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 60:371-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Intervention to decrease glyburide use in elderly patients with renal insufficiency
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    VA Center for Medication Safety, Hines, Illinois, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 9:58-68. 2011
  5. pmc The quality of warfarin prescribing and monitoring in Veterans Affairs nursing homes
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    Veterans Affairs Center for Medication Safety, Hines, Illinois, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1475-80. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint VA pharmacy users: how they differ from other veterans
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    VA Center for Medication Safety, Hines, IL, USA
    Am J Manag Care 15:701-8. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Antibiotic prescribing for presumed nonbacterial acute respiratory tract infections
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion 151C H, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 27:544-51. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of hospital formularies on fluoroquinolone prescribing in emergency departments
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, and Unviersity of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:241-8. 2007
  9. pmc Use of antipsychotics among older residents in VA nursing homes
    Walid F Gellad
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, 7180 Highland Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    Med Care 50:954-60. 2012
  10. pmc Prevalence of potentially preventable unplanned hospitalizations caused by therapeutic failures and adverse drug withdrawal events among older veterans
    Zachary A Marcum
    Department of Medicine Geriatrics, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 3471 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 67:867-74. 2012

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Publications24

  1. doi request reprint Incremental cost-effectiveness of various monthly doses of vardenafil
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    VA Center for Medication Safety, Hines, IL, USA
    Value Health 14:97-101. 2011
    ..To compare the cost-effectiveness of four, six, and eight doses per month of vardenafil in the context of pharmacy benefit decision making...
  2. ncbi request reprint Incremental cost effectiveness of pharmacist-managed erythropoiesis-stimulating agent clinics for non-dialysis-dependent chronic kidney disease patients
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    VA Center for Medication Safety, Hines, IL, USA
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 11:653-60. 2013
    ..Pharmacists successfully manage patients with anemia and chronic kidney disease (CKD), but the cost effectiveness of these programs is unknown...
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of pharmacist-managed erythropoiesis-stimulating agents clinics for patients with non-dialysis-dependent CKD
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    Veterans Affairs Center for Medication Safety, Hines, IL, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 60:371-9. 2012
    ..We examined the quality of ESA prescribing and monitoring in pharmacist-managed ESA clinics versus usual care in patients with non-dialysis-dependent chronic kidney disease (NDD-CKD)...
  4. doi request reprint Intervention to decrease glyburide use in elderly patients with renal insufficiency
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    VA Center for Medication Safety, Hines, Illinois, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 9:58-68. 2011
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  5. pmc The quality of warfarin prescribing and monitoring in Veterans Affairs nursing homes
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    Veterans Affairs Center for Medication Safety, Hines, Illinois, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1475-80. 2010
    ..To describe the quality of warfarin prescribing and monitoring in Veterans Affairs (VA) nursing homes and to assess the factors associated with maintaining a therapeutic international normalized ratio (INR)...
  6. ncbi request reprint VA pharmacy users: how they differ from other veterans
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    VA Center for Medication Safety, Hines, IL, USA
    Am J Manag Care 15:701-8. 2009
    ..To compare users and nonusers of Veterans Affairs (VA) pharmacy services by age group...
  7. doi request reprint Antibiotic prescribing for presumed nonbacterial acute respiratory tract infections
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion 151C H, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 27:544-51. 2009
    ..The objective of the study was to identify patient and provider factors associated with prescribing antibiotics for outpatients with acute respiratory tract infections of likely nonbacterial etiology...
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of hospital formularies on fluoroquinolone prescribing in emergency departments
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, and Unviersity of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:241-8. 2007
    ..To examine factors associated with fluoroquinolone prescribing among adults receiving antibiotics for acute respiratory tract infections (ARIs) in emergency departments...
  9. pmc Use of antipsychotics among older residents in VA nursing homes
    Walid F Gellad
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, 7180 Highland Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    Med Care 50:954-60. 2012
    ..Because little is known about their use in Veterans Affairs (VA) nursing homes [ie, Community Living Centers (CLCs)], we assessed the prevalence and risk factors for antipsychotic use in older residents of VA CLCs...
  10. pmc Prevalence of potentially preventable unplanned hospitalizations caused by therapeutic failures and adverse drug withdrawal events among older veterans
    Zachary A Marcum
    Department of Medicine Geriatrics, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 3471 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 67:867-74. 2012
    ..Conclusions. TF-related unplanned hospitalizations occur more frequently than ADWE-related admissions among older Veterans. Almost all TFs and/or ADWEs are potentially preventable...
  11. pmc Potentially inappropriate prescribing of primarily renally cleared medications for older veterans affairs nursing home patients
    Joseph T Hanlon
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 12:377-83. 2011
    ..Inappropriate prescribing of primarily renally cleared medications in older patients with kidney disease can lead to adverse outcomes...
  12. pmc Utility of an adverse drug event trigger tool in Veterans Affairs nursing facilities
    Zachary A Marcum
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Consult Pharm 28:99-109. 2013
    ..e., positive predictive value [PPV] and time requirement) of an adverse drug event (ADE) trigger tool in Veterans Affairs (VA) nursing facilities and to describe the most common types of potential ADEs detected with the trigger tool...
  13. doi request reprint Appropriateness of antibiotic prescribing in veterans with community-acquired pneumonia, sinusitis, or acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis: a cross-sectional study
    Colleen Cook Tobia
    Department of Pharmacy, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, School of Pharmacy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15240 1000, USA
    Clin Ther 30:1135-44. 2008
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  14. pmc Prevalence of unplanned hospitalizations caused by adverse drug reactions in older veterans
    Zachary A Marcum
    Departments of Geriatrics, School of Pharmacy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:34-41. 2012
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Facility-level variation in antibiotic prescriptions for veterans with upper respiratory infections
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, USA
    Clin Ther 27:258-62. 2005
    ..Programs have targeted individual patient and physician behaviors to reduce the use of antibiotics for upper respiratory infections (URIs), but such efforts have had limited success to date...
  16. pmc Bleeding Risk Index in an anticoagulation clinic. Assessment by indication and implications for care
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:1008-13. 2005
    ..However, there are only 2 published validation studies of the index and neither included veterans...
  17. doi request reprint Severe dysglycemia with the fluoroquinolones: a class effect?
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    Veterans Affairs Center for Medication Safety, Hines, Illinois, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:402-8. 2009
    ..The objective of the present study was to compare the risk of severe hypo- and hyperglycemia in a cohort of patients treated with gatifloxacin, levofloxacin, ciprofloxacin, or azithromycin...
  18. ncbi request reprint Equal effectiveness of older traditional antibiotics and newer broad-spectrum antibiotics in treating patients with acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis
    Catherine C Peng
    Pharmacy Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    South Med J 96:986-91. 2003
    ..Choice of antibiotic therapy for acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis (AECB) is important because of cost and concerns about development of resistance...
  19. ncbi request reprint Assessing processes of care to promote timely initiation of antibiotic therapy for emergency department patients hospitalized for pneumonia
    Keri L Rodriguez
    Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion and Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 35:509-18. 2009
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  20. doi request reprint Impact of a geriatric nursing home palliative care service on unnecessary medication prescribing
    Erin M Suhrie
    Pharmacy Department, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 7:20-5. 2009
    ..There is a lack of studies concerning improvement of medication use in palliative care patients in nursing homes...
  21. ncbi request reprint The evolving use of cost-effectiveness analysis in formulary management within the Department of Veterans Affairs
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15240, USA
    Med Care 43:20-6. 2005
    ..We believe that if other organizations also place an emphasis on economic evaluations, industry and the public will be more accepting of decisions that incorporate cost considerations...
  22. ncbi request reprint Improving adverse-drug-reaction reporting in ambulatory care clinics at a Veterans Affairs hospital
    Monica B Aspinall
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System VAPHS, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 59:841-5. 2002
    ..Direct patient and provider interviews yielded a significantly higher rate of ADR detection in an ambulatory care setting than did a passive ADR-reporting system...
  23. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea with a drug formulary change in preferred fluoroquinolones
    Molly A Walbrown
    York Hospital Pharmacy Services, York, PA 17405 7198 USA
    J Manag Care Pharm 14:34-40. 2008
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  24. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of blood glucose monitoring is controversial
    Sherrie L Aspinall
    Am J Manag Care 14:398-9. 2008