- Cardiovascular and respiratory hospitalizations and mortality among users of tiotropium in DenmarkCynthia de Luise
Epidemiology, Pfizer Inc, 235 E 42nd Street, 150 3 80, New York, NY 10017, USA
Eur J Epidemiol 22:267-72. 2007..An increase in COPD hospitalization is inconsistent with clinical trial data and suggests preferential prescribing due to disease severity...
- Bias due to false-positive diagnoses in an automated health insurance claims databaseStephan F Lanes
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc, Ridgefield, Connecticut 06877 0368, USA
Drug Saf 29:1069-75. 2006..To assess the reliability of automated data, we compared the hospitalisation and mortality rates among three similar studies of automated healthcare databases in North America...
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease severity and cardiovascular outcomesSuellen M Curkendall
Cerner LifeSciences, 1953 Gallows Road, Suite 570, Vienna, VA 22182, USA
Eur J Epidemiol 21:803-13. 2006..To identify predictors of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) severity and assess the relation between COPD severity and risk of cardiovascular outcomes...
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and mortality following hip fracture: a population-based cohort studyCynthia de Luise
Department of Epidemiology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Public Health, Newark, NJ, USA
Eur J Epidemiol 23:115-22. 2008..We assessed the impact of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) on mortality after hip fracture, and compared mortality in this cohort to persons without hip fracture in a population-based prospective cohort study...