Andrew S Coco

Summary

Affiliation: Lancaster General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Trends in broad-spectrum antibiotic prescribing for children with acute otitis media in the United States, 1998-2004
    Andrew S Coco
    Department of Family Medicine, Lancaster General Hospital, Research Institute, Lancaster, PA 17604 3555, USA
    BMC Pediatr 9:41. 2009
  2. pmc The cost-effectiveness of expanded testing for primary HIV infection
    Andrew Coco
    Healthcare Research Center, Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, PA 17604 3555, USA
    Ann Fam Med 3:391-9. 2005
  3. pmc Prevalence of primary HIV infection in symptomatic ambulatory patients
    Andrew Coco
    Health Research Center, Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, PA 17604, USA
    Ann Fam Med 3:400-4. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Relation of time spent in an encounter with the use of antibiotics in pediatric office visits for viral respiratory infections
    Andrew Coco
    Health Research Center, Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, PA 17604, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:1145-9. 2005
  5. pmc Cost-effectiveness analysis of treatment options for acute otitis media
    Andrew S Coco
    Von Hess Healthcare Research Center, Family and Community Medicine, Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, PA 17604 3555, USA
    Ann Fam Med 5:29-38. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Management of acute otitis media after publication of the 2004 AAP and AAFP clinical practice guideline
    Andrew Coco
    Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster General Research Institute, 555 N Duke St, Lancaster, PA 17604, USA
    Pediatrics 125:214-20. 2010
  7. pmc Trends in prenatal cares settings: association with medical liability
    Andrew S Coco
    Research Institute and Department of Family and Community Medicine, Lancaster General North Duke Street, Lancaster, PA 17604 3555, USA
    BMC Public Health 9:257. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of increased intravenous hydration in labor when oral fluid is unrestricted
    Andrew Coco
    Department of Family and Community Medicine and the Research Institute, Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, PA 17604 3555, USA
    Fam Med 42:52-6. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Increased emergency department computed tomography use for common chest symptoms without clear patient benefits
    Andrew S Coco
    Lancaster General Research Institute and the Department of Family and Community Medicine, Lancaster General Health, Lancaster, PA 17604, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 25:33-41. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Observing the spread of common illnesses through a community: using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for surveillance
    Michael A Horst
    Lancaster General Research Institute, Lancaster, PA, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:32-41. 2010

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Trends in broad-spectrum antibiotic prescribing for children with acute otitis media in the United States, 1998-2004
    Andrew S Coco
    Department of Family Medicine, Lancaster General Hospital, Research Institute, Lancaster, PA 17604 3555, USA
    BMC Pediatr 9:41. 2009
    ..Acute otitis media (AOM) is responsible for a large proportion of antibiotics prescribed for US children. Rates of broad-spectrum antibiotic prescribing for AOM are unknown...
  2. pmc The cost-effectiveness of expanded testing for primary HIV infection
    Andrew Coco
    Healthcare Research Center, Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, PA 17604 3555, USA
    Ann Fam Med 3:391-9. 2005
    ..The objectives of this study are to determine whether it is cost-effective to expand testing for primary HIV infection to a larger cohort of patients, and, if so, which diagnostic assay is most cost-effective...
  3. pmc Prevalence of primary HIV infection in symptomatic ambulatory patients
    Andrew Coco
    Health Research Center, Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, PA 17604, USA
    Ann Fam Med 3:400-4. 2005
    ..The objective of this study is to estimate the national prevalence of primary HIV infection in symptomatic ambulatory patients regardless of risk factors...
  4. ncbi request reprint Relation of time spent in an encounter with the use of antibiotics in pediatric office visits for viral respiratory infections
    Andrew Coco
    Health Research Center, Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, PA 17604, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:1145-9. 2005
    ..To examine the relationship between the time a physician spends in an office encounter with the prescribing of antibiotics for pediatric patients with presumed viral respiratory infections...
  5. pmc Cost-effectiveness analysis of treatment options for acute otitis media
    Andrew S Coco
    Von Hess Healthcare Research Center, Family and Community Medicine, Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, PA 17604 3555, USA
    Ann Fam Med 5:29-38. 2007
    ..This study evaluated the costs and utility of observation and routine antibiotic treatment options for children with acute otitis media...
  6. doi request reprint Management of acute otitis media after publication of the 2004 AAP and AAFP clinical practice guideline
    Andrew Coco
    Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster General Research Institute, 555 N Duke St, Lancaster, PA 17604, USA
    Pediatrics 125:214-20. 2010
    ..Our objective was to compare the management of AOM after publication of the 2004 guideline...
  7. pmc Trends in prenatal cares settings: association with medical liability
    Andrew S Coco
    Research Institute and Department of Family and Community Medicine, Lancaster General North Duke Street, Lancaster, PA 17604 3555, USA
    BMC Public Health 9:257. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine national trends in prenatal care settings based on medical liability climate...
  8. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of increased intravenous hydration in labor when oral fluid is unrestricted
    Andrew Coco
    Department of Family and Community Medicine and the Research Institute, Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, PA 17604 3555, USA
    Fam Med 42:52-6. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the effect of increased IV hydration on the duration of labor when access to oral fluid was unrestricted...
  9. doi request reprint Increased emergency department computed tomography use for common chest symptoms without clear patient benefits
    Andrew S Coco
    Lancaster General Research Institute and the Department of Family and Community Medicine, Lancaster General Health, Lancaster, PA 17604, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 25:33-41. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to examine changes in the utilization of computed tomography (CT) in the evaluation of common chest symptoms and the rate of clinically significant diagnoses in emergency departments after 2004...
  10. doi request reprint Observing the spread of common illnesses through a community: using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for surveillance
    Michael A Horst
    Lancaster General Research Institute, Lancaster, PA, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:32-41. 2010
    ..There has been limited study of the application of syndromic surveillance techniques to communities for tracking common illnesses to improve health system resource allocation and inform communities...
  11. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two prevention strategies for neonatal group B streptococcal disease
    Andrew S Coco
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Lancaster General Hospital, PA 17604, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 15:272-6. 2002
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