Alan J Zillich
Affiliation: Purdue University
- Influential characteristics of physician/pharmacist collaborative relationshipsAlan J Zillich
Department of Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy and Pharmacal Sciences, Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2959, USA
Ann Pharmacother 38:764-70. 2004..There are no studies that have examined the types of characteristics which most influence development of collaborative relationships between physicians and pharmacists...
- Evaluation of specialized medication packaging combined with medication therapy management: adherence, outcomes, and costs among Medicaid patientsAlan J Zillich
Center for Implementing Evidence Based Practices, Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis 46202 2879, USA
Med Care 50:485-93. 2012..This study evaluates the effect of a program combing specialized medication packaging and telephonic medication therapy management on medication adherence, health care utilization, and costs among Medicaid patients...
- Utility of a questionnaire to measure physician-pharmacist collaborative relationshipsAlan J Zillich
School of Pharmacy, Purdue University, Department of Pharmacy Practice, W Lafayette, IN 46202, USA
J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 46:453-8. 2006..To examine the sensitivity and criterion validity of the 14-item Physician/Pharmacist Collaboration Index (PPCI)...
- Caring for patients with chronic kidney disease: a joint opinion of the ambulatory care and the nephrology practice and research networks of the American College of Clinical PharmacyAlan J Zillich
Purdue Pharmacy Programs, Purdue University School of Pharmacy, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
Pharmacotherapy 25:123-43. 2005..Collectively, many opportunities exist for pharmacists who practice in the primary care setting to improve the care of patients with CKD...
- Antimicrobial use control measures to prevent and control antimicrobial resistance in US hospitalsAlan J Zillich
Department of Pharmacy Practice, Purdue University College of Pharmacy, West Lafayette, Indiana 46202, USA
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:1088-95. 2006..The objective of this study was to examine relationships between antimicrobial use control strategies and AMR rates in a national sample of US hospitals...
- Development and initial validation of an instrument to measure physician-pharmacist collaboration from the physician perspectiveAlan J Zillich
Purdue University School of Pharmacy and Pharmacal Sciences, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2879, USA
Value Health 8:59-66. 2005..The measure was analyzed for its factor structure, internal consistency, construct validity, and other psychometric properties...
- An evaluation of educational outreach to improve evidence-based prescribing in Medicaid: a cautionary taleAlan J Zillich
School of Pharmacy, Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN, USA
J Eval Clin Pract 14:854-60. 2008..Evidence suggests that educational outreach ('academic detailing') improves evidence-based prescribing. We evaluated the impact of an academic detailing programme intended to increase new statin prescriptions...
- Hypertension outcomes through blood pressure monitoring and evaluation by pharmacists (HOME study)Alan J Zillich
Department of Pharmacy Practice, Purdue University School of Pharmacy, W Lafayette, IN, USA
J Gen Intern Med 20:1091-6. 2005..To evaluate the effectiveness of a community pharmacist-based home blood pressure (BP) monitoring program...
- The structure and content of telephonic scripts found useful in a Medicaid Chronic Disease Management ProgramAlexis M Roth
Section of Adolescent Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
Chronic Illn 6:83-8. 2010..Our aim is to share these public-domain materials with other programmes...
- The Indiana Chronic Disease Management Program's impact on medicaid claims: a longitudinal, statewide evaluationBarry P Katz
Division of Biostatistics, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Med Care 47:154-60. 2009..Disease management programs have grown in popularity over the past decade as a strategy to curb escalating healthcare costs for persons with chronic diseases...
- Prescribers' interactions with medication alerts at the point of prescribing: A multi-method, in situ investigation of the human-computer interactionAlissa L Russ
Department of Veterans Affairs, Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Richard L Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA
Int J Med Inform 81:232-43. 2012..We conducted an in situ, human factors investigation of outpatient prescribing to uncover factors that influence the prescriber-alert interaction and identify strategies to improve alert design...
- The net fiscal impact of a chronic disease management program: Indiana MedicaidAnn M Holmes
School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University, Indianapolis, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 27:855-64. 2008..The effect of the ICDMP varied by disease group and risk class: while cost savings were achieved in the CHF subgroup, disease management targeted to patients with only diabetes resulted in no significant fiscal impact...
- Exploring successful community pharmacist-physician collaborative working relationships using mixed methodsMargie E Snyder
Department of Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Purdue University, W7555 Myers Building, 1001 W 10th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Res Social Adm Pharm 6:307-23. 2010..Data from successful pairs of community pharmacists and physicians may provide further insights into these exchange variables and expand research on models of professional collaboration...
- Effectiveness of a pharmacy care management program for veterans with dyslipidemiaMichael C Smith
Department of Pharmacy Services, Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Pharmacotherapy 33:736-43. 2013..To evaluate the effectiveness of a care management program provided by clinical pharmacists for veterans with dyslipidemia...
- Effectiveness of a hypertension care management program provided by clinical pharmacists for veteransSusan D Bex
Department of Pharmacy Services, Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
Pharmacotherapy 31:31-8. 2011..To evaluate the effectiveness of a hypertension care management program provided by clinical pharmacists...
- Telephonic case-finding of major depression in a Medicaid chronic disease management program for diabetes and heart failureRonald T Ackermann
Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 27:338-43. 2005..We evaluated a Medicaid-sponsored strategy for detecting depressive symptoms in adults with diabetes or congestive heart failure...
- A randomized trial evaluating 2 approaches for promoting pharmacy-based referrals to the tobacco quitline: methods and baseline findingsAlan J Zillich
Department of Pharmacy Practice, Purdue University College of Pharmacy, 1001 W 10th Street W7555 Myers, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Res Social Adm Pharm 9:27-36. 2013....
- Thiazide diuretics, potassium, and the development of diabetes: a quantitative reviewAlan J Zillich
Purdue University College of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy Practice, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
Hypertension 48:219-24. 2006..These data suggest that thiazide-induced hypokalemia is associated with increased blood glucose. Treatment of thiazide-induced hypokalemia may reverse glucose intolerance and possibly prevent the future development of diabetes...
- Evaluation of an online tobacco cessation course for health professions studentsAndrew N Schmelz
School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Purdue University, W7555 Myers Building, Wishard Health Services, 1001 W 10th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2879, USA
Am J Pharm Educ 74:36. 2010..To implement and evaluate the impact of a semester-long, online, 1-credit elective course designed to promote tobacco cessation counseling proficiency among health professions students...
- Tobacco use and cessation among veterans recovering from stroke or TIA: a qualitative assessment and implications for rehabilitationAlan J Zillich
Center of Excellence for Implementing Evidence Based Practices, VA Stroke QUERI Center, Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Top Stroke Rehabil 17:140-50. 2010..To understand factors associated with tobacco use and related tobacco cessation among veterans recovering from stroke/transient ischemic attack (TIA) that will facilitate design of a tailored intervention for rehabilitation services...
- Predictors of medication-related problems among medicaid patients participating in a pharmacist-provided telephonic medication therapy management programMargie E Snyder
Department of Pharmacy Practice, Purdue University College of Pharmacy, Indianapolis, Indiana
Pharmacotherapy 34:1022-32. 2014..To identify predictors of medication-related problems (MRPs) among Medicaid patients participating in a telephonic medication therapy management (MTM) program...
- A randomized, controlled pragmatic trial of telephonic medication therapy management to reduce hospitalization in home health patientsAlan J Zillich
Department of Pharmacy Practice, Purdue University College of Pharmacy, Indianapolis, IN Center of Health Information and Communication, Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN
Health Serv Res 49:1537-54. 2014..To evaluate the effectiveness of a telephonic medication therapy management (MTM) service on reducing hospitalizations among home health patients...
- Applying human factors principles to alert design increases efficiency and reduces prescribing errors in a scenario-based simulationAlissa L Russ
Center for Health Information and Communication, Health Services Research and Development Service CIN 13 416, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA Indiana University Center for Health Services and Outcomes Research and Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA College of Pharmacy, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 21:e287-96. 2014..We hypothesized that incorporating human factors principles into alerts would improve usability, reduce workload for prescribers, and reduce prescribing errors...
- Outcomes of American Lung Association-Indiana Lung Centers asthma programKent H Summers
Department of Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy and Pharmacal Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907 2091, USA
Dis Manag 8:311-8. 2005..The results provide preliminary evidence to support continued delivery of asthma education in Lung Centers. Future efforts should emphasize education to improve treatment attitudes and behaviors...
- Implementation of inpatient and outpatient tobacco-cessation programsNicole M Stack
Department of Pharmacy Practice, Albany College of Pharmacy, Albany, NY, USA
Am J Health Syst Pharm 64:2074-9. 2007..Two programs in which pharmacists have an active role in the provision of tobacco-cessation education are described...
- Quality improvement toward decreasing high-risk medications for older veteran outpatientsAlan J Zillich
Center for Excellence in Implementing Evidence Based Practices, Quality and Clinical Informatics Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1299-305. 2008..To examine the effectiveness of a quality improvement program to decrease prescribing of high-risk medications...
- A human factors investigation of medication alerts: barriers to prescriber decision-making and clinical workflowAlissa L Russ
VA HSR and D Center on Implementing Evidence Based Practice CIEBP, Roudebush VAMC, Indianapolis, IN, USA
AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2009:548-52. 2009..Results may be used to create alert redesigns, which have the potential to more fully support clinical workflow, prescriber decision-making, and patient safety...
- Hypertension treatment intensification among stroke survivors with uncontrolled blood pressureChristianne L Roumie
From the Veterans Health Administration, Tennessee Valley Healthcare System Geriatric Research Education Clinical Center, Nashville C L R Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN C L R Center for Health Information and Communication, Health Service and Research Development, Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN A J Z, D M B, H A J, L J M, J Y Department of Pharmacy Practice, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN A J Z Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis D M B, L J M Health Services Research and Development Stroke Quality Enhancement Research Initiative D M B Health Services Research Section, Regenstrief Institute, Indianapolis, IN D M B, L J M Department of Neurology, Greater Los Angeles Veterans Affairs Medical Center, CA E M C and Department of Neurology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles E M C
Stroke 46:465-70. 2015..We examined blood pressure 1 year after stroke discharge and its association with treatment intensification...
- Knowledge and attitudes about smoking cessation among pharmacy techniciansAlan J Zillich
Department of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Ind, USA
J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 44:578-82. 2004..To evaluate the knowledge and attitudes of pharmacy technicians before and after attending a continuing education program about smoking cessation...
- ASHP Therapeutic Position Statement on the Treatment of HypertensionAlan J Zillich
Department of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN, USA
Am J Health Syst Pharm 63:1074-80. 2006
- Pharmaceutical care services for patients with hypertensionBarry L Carter
Ann Pharmacother 37:1335-7. 2003
- Smoking-cessation services in Iowa community pharmaciesMary L Aquilino
Department of Community and Behavioral Health, College of Public Health University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
Pharmacotherapy 23:666-73. 2003..To examine community pharmacy practice with regard to providing smoking-cessation counseling...
- How pharmacists can assist physicians with controlling blood pressureBarry L Carter
Department of Family Medicine, Colleges of Pharmacy and Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 5:31-7. 2003..This review summarizes studies involving pharmacist participation in hypertension management and provides recommendations for obtaining pharmacist involvement...
- Clinical pharmacists as multidisciplinary health care providers in the management of CKD: a joint opinion by the Nephrology and Ambulatory Care Practice and Research Networks of the American College of Clinical PharmacyMelanie S Joy
Am J Kidney Dis 45:1105-18. 2005
- Healthy People 2010: challenges, opportunities, and a call to action for America's pharmacistsKarim Anton Calis
Pharmacotherapy 24:1241-94. 2004
- Medication therapy management survey of the prescription drug plansSteven T Boyd
College of Pharmacy, Xavier University of Louisiana, Natchitoches, LA 71457, USA
J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 46:692-9. 2006....
- Assessment of the relationship between measures of disease severity, quality of life, and willingness to pay in asthmaAlan J Zillich
University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy, Lexington 40536 0082, USA
Pharmacoeconomics 20:257-65. 2002..DESIGN SETTING/PATIENTS AND PARTICIPANTS: One hundred patients with asthma were recruited from community pharmacies in Kentucky for 30-minute face-to-face interviews...
- Association between preference-based health-related quality of life and asthma severityMarilyn L Moy
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 92:329-34. 2004..International guidelines have been developed to guide medical management according to asthma severity defined by lung function and symptom frequency...
- Effectiveness of a pharmacist-based smoking-cessation program and its impact on quality of lifeAlan J Zillich
Division of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy, University of Iowa College of Pharmacy, Iowa City 52241, USA
Pharmacotherapy 22:759-65. 2002..Among patients who quit, vitality, mental health, and self-control significantly improved during the 3-month program. Six-month cessation rates were modest, although HRQOL improved within 3 months of abstinence...
- Eplerenone--a novel selective aldosterone blockerAlan J Zillich
Division of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy and Department of Family Medicine, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
Ann Pharmacother 36:1567-76. 2002..To review the pharmacology, pharmacokinetics, clinical efficacy, and safety of eplerenone, a new selective aldosterone blocker...
- Effect of a telephone medication renewal service on blood pressure controlAlan J Zillich
Division of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Department of Family Medicine, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 43:561-5. 2003..To evaluate the effect of a pharmacist-staffed telephone medication renewal service on blood pressure (BP) control...