A N Amin

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical and economic outcomes with appropriate or partial prophylaxis
    A N Amin
    University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA92868, USA
    Thromb Res 125:513-7. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Lack of thromboprophylaxis across the care continuum in US medical patients
    Alpesh Amin
    University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Hosp Pract (1995) 38:17-25. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Estimation of the impact of warfarin's time-in-therapeutic range on stroke and major bleeding rates and its influence on the medical cost avoidance associated with novel oral anticoagulant use-learnings from ARISTOTLE, ROCKET-AF, and RE-LY trials
    Alpesh Amin
    Department of Medicine, Hospitalist Program, School of Medicine, University of California, UCIMC, 101 The City Drive South, Building 58, Room 110, ZC 4076H, Mail Code 4076, Irvine, CA, 92868, USA
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 38:150-9. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint The hospitalist perspective on treatment of community-acquired bacterial pneumonia
    Alpesh N Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, CA
    Postgrad Med 126:18-29. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Hospital readmissions in US atrial fibrillation patients: occurrence and costs
    Alpesh N Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California Irvine Medical Center, Irvine, CA 92868, USA
    Am J Ther 20:143-50. 2013
  6. pmc Oral anticoagulation to reduce risk of stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation: current and future therapies
    Alpesh Amin
    Hospitalist Program, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Clin Interv Aging 8:75-84. 2013
  7. pmc Rate of deep-vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism during the care continuum in patients with acute ischemic stroke in the United States
    Alpesh N Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California Irvine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    BMC Neurol 13:17. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Temporal pattern and costs of rehospitalization in atrial fibrillation/atrial flutter patients with one or more additional risk factors
    Alpesh N Amin
    School of Medicine, University of California Irvine Medical Center, Irvine, CA, USA
    J Med Econ 15:548-55. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Real-world rates of in-hospital and postdischarge deep-vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism in at-risk medical patients in the United States
    Alpesh N Amin
    School of Medicine, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA 92868, USA
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 17:611-9. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Duration of venous thromboembolism risk across a continuum in medically ill hospitalized patients
    Alpesh N Amin
    School of Medicine, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
    J Hosp Med 7:231-8. 2012

Detail Information

Publications51

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical and economic outcomes with appropriate or partial prophylaxis
    A N Amin
    University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA92868, USA
    Thromb Res 125:513-7. 2010
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Lack of thromboprophylaxis across the care continuum in US medical patients
    Alpesh Amin
    University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Hosp Pract (1995) 38:17-25. 2010
    ..Therefore, there is a need to improve the provision of thromboprophylaxis in the continuum of care for acutely ill medical patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Estimation of the impact of warfarin's time-in-therapeutic range on stroke and major bleeding rates and its influence on the medical cost avoidance associated with novel oral anticoagulant use-learnings from ARISTOTLE, ROCKET-AF, and RE-LY trials
    Alpesh Amin
    Department of Medicine, Hospitalist Program, School of Medicine, University of California, UCIMC, 101 The City Drive South, Building 58, Room 110, ZC 4076H, Mail Code 4076, Irvine, CA, 92868, USA
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 38:150-9. 2014
    ..Among NVAF patients there is a significant negative correlation between warfarin's TTR and SSE rate, but not major bleedings. The variations in warfarin's TTR impacted the economic comparison of use of individual NOACs versus warfarin. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint The hospitalist perspective on treatment of community-acquired bacterial pneumonia
    Alpesh N Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, CA
    Postgrad Med 126:18-29. 2014
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Hospital readmissions in US atrial fibrillation patients: occurrence and costs
    Alpesh N Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California Irvine Medical Center, Irvine, CA 92868, USA
    Am J Ther 20:143-50. 2013
    ..Subsequent AF/AFL-related readmissions incur higher costs than the initial AF/AFL hospitalization. Treatments resulting in reduced readmissions would improve patient outcomes, quality of life and the cost burden associated with AF/AFL...
  6. pmc Oral anticoagulation to reduce risk of stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation: current and future therapies
    Alpesh Amin
    Hospitalist Program, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Clin Interv Aging 8:75-84. 2013
    ..These newer agents may address some of the complexities of warfarin use while providing similar or better efficacy and safety...
  7. pmc Rate of deep-vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism during the care continuum in patients with acute ischemic stroke in the United States
    Alpesh N Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California Irvine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    BMC Neurol 13:17. 2013
    ..We evaluated rates of symptomatic DVT/PE, and of in-hospital and post-discharge thromboprophylaxis in patients with acute ischemic stroke (AIS)...
  8. doi request reprint Temporal pattern and costs of rehospitalization in atrial fibrillation/atrial flutter patients with one or more additional risk factors
    Alpesh N Amin
    School of Medicine, University of California Irvine Medical Center, Irvine, CA, USA
    J Med Econ 15:548-55. 2012
    ..This retrospective cohort study examined readmission patterns and costs to US payers in real-world AF/AFL patients with ≥1 additional risk factor (ARF)...
  9. doi request reprint Real-world rates of in-hospital and postdischarge deep-vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism in at-risk medical patients in the United States
    Alpesh N Amin
    School of Medicine, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA 92868, USA
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 17:611-9. 2011
    ..72). This analysis demonstrates the burden of DVT/PE and highlights the underuse of thromboprophylaxis across the continuum of care...
  10. doi request reprint Duration of venous thromboembolism risk across a continuum in medically ill hospitalized patients
    Alpesh N Amin
    School of Medicine, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
    J Hosp Med 7:231-8. 2012
    ..Patients hospitalized for medical illness are at increased risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE), but the duration of risk is not well understood...
  11. pmc The role of hospitalists in the acute care of stroke patients
    Alpesh Amin
    University of California, Irvine, 101 The City Drive, Building 26, Room 1005, ZC 4076H, Orange, CA 92868 USA
    Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med 12:240-9. 2010
    ..The collaborative model of care may be or become the most prevalent as physicians apply their distinct skill sets to the complex care of inpatients with cerebrovascular disease...
  12. ncbi request reprint Optimizing the prevention of venous thromboembolism: recent quality initiatives and strategies to drive improvement
    Alpesh N Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 35:558-64. 2009
    ..Current national quality initiatives were reviewed to identify strategies that may help hospitals and health care professionals optimize current VTE prophylaxis practices...
  13. doi request reprint Need to improve thromboprophylaxis across the continuum of care for surgical patients
    Alpesh N Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California Irvine, 101 The City Drive South, Orange, CA 62868, USA
    Adv Ther 27:81-93. 2010
    ..We evaluated inpatient and postdischarge prophylaxis in patients who underwent major abdominal or orthopedic surgery...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clinical and economic outcomes in patients at risk of venous thromboembolism receiving appropriate enoxaparin or unfractionated heparin prophylaxis
    Alpesh N Amin
    University of California Irvine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Thromb Haemost 102:321-6. 2009
    ..Increased appropriate use of enoxaparin in patients at risk of VTE may help to reduce the clinical and economic burden of this condition...
  15. doi request reprint Clinical and economic consequences of ventilator-associated pneumonia
    Alpesh Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California Irvine, 101 The City Drive, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:S36-43. 2009
    ..The reduced medical resource use achieved with use of doripenem for treatment of ventilator-associated pneumonia may provide not only clinical benefits to patients but also economic benefits to hospitals and health care systems...
  16. pmc Are hospitals delivering appropriate VTE prevention? The venous thromboembolism study to assess the rate of thromboprophylaxis (VTE start)
    A Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 29:326-39. 2010
    ..There is a need for physicians and health systems to improve awareness and implementation of recommended thromboprophylaxis...
  17. ncbi request reprint Appropriate thromboprophylaxis in hospitalized cancer patients
    Alpesh Amin
    University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Clin Adv Hematol Oncol 6:910-20. 2008
    ..This study provides a large, real-world analysis of the rates of thromboprophylaxis use in hospitalized cancer patient discharges...
  18. doi request reprint Does ambulation modify venous thromboembolism risk in acutely ill medical patients?
    Alpesh N Amin
    University of California Irvine, Orange, California 92868, USA
    Thromb Haemost 104:955-61. 2010
    ..Despite timely mobilisation, patients who become ambulatory are at VTE risk and experience a significant risk reduction with enoxaparin 40 mg. Therefore, it is essential that ambulatory patients receive recommended thromboprophylaxis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Health care-associated pneumonia
    Alpesh Amin
    University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Hosp Pract (1995) 38:63-74. 2010
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Appropriate VTE prophylaxis is associated with lower direct medical costs
    Alpesh Amin
    School of Medicine, University of California Irvine, 101 The City Drive South, Building 58, Room 110, ZC 4076H, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Hosp Pract (1995) 38:130-7. 2010
    ..To calculate and compare the direct medical costs of guideline-recommended prophylaxis with prophylaxis that does not fully adhere with guideline recommendations in a large, real-world population...
  21. doi request reprint Retrospective administrative database study of the time period of venous thromboembolism risk during and following hospitalization for major orthopedic or abdominal surgery in real-world US patients
    Alpesh N Amin
    School of Medicine, University of California Irvine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Hosp Pract (1995) 39:7-17. 2011
    ..0% of patients, respectively. Conclusions: The time course of VTE in major surgery patients suggests that VTE risk is highest during the first 19 days after admission and that considerable VTE risk extends into the period after discharge...
  22. doi request reprint Inpatient and outpatient occurrence of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism and thromboprophylaxis following selected at-risk surgeries
    Alpesh N Amin
    School of Medicine, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 45:1045-52. 2011
    ..Despite evidence-based guidelines on prevention, many surgical patients remain at risk of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE)...
  23. doi request reprint Incremental cost burden to US healthcare payers of atrial fibrillation/atrial flutter patients with additional risk factors
    Alpesh N Amin
    University of California Irvine Medical Center, Irvine, CA 92868, USA
    Adv Ther 28:907-26. 2011
    ..We evaluated the medical resource use and cost burden of AF/AFL patients with ≥1 ARF (other than heart failure [HF]), in comparison with non-AF/AFL controls...
  24. ncbi request reprint A business of medicine curriculum for medical students
    Alpesh N Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California Irvine, Orange 92868, USA
    Med Educ 39:510-1. 2005
  25. doi request reprint Hospitalized patients with acute decompensated heart failure: recognition, risk stratification, and treatment review
    Alpesh Amin
    University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA 92868, USA
    J Hosp Med 3:S16-24. 2008
    ..In any event, frequent monitoring of clinical response is essential, with subsequent therapy determined by this response. Finally, focused patient education during hospitalization may help reduce readmissions for ADHF...
  26. doi request reprint Inpatient thromboprophylaxis use in U.S. hospitals: adherence to the seventh American College of Chest Physician's recommendations for at-risk medical and surgical patients
    Alpesh N Amin
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California Irvine, Orange, California 92868, USA
    J Hosp Med 4:E15-21. 2009
    ..This study assesses the real-world rate of appropriate inpatient VTE prophylaxis in hospitalized U.S. medical and surgical patients at risk of VTE, in accordance with the seventh American College of Chest Physicians, (ACCP) guidelines...
  27. ncbi request reprint Productive interdisciplinary team relationships: the hospitalist and the case manager
    Alpesh N Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine Meidcal Center, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Lippincotts Case Manag 11:160-4. 2006
    ..With the patient and the safety as the central focus of care, case managers and hospitalists are beginning to exponentially change the face of healthcare. This article will demonstrate the value of this partnership...
  28. ncbi request reprint A successful hospitalist rotation for senior medicine residents
    Alpesh N Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, 101 City Drive South, Building 58, Room 110, ZC 4076H, Orange, California 92868, USA
    Med Educ 37:1042. 2003
  29. ncbi request reprint A systems-based practice curriculum
    Alpesh N Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Orange 92868, USA
    Med Educ 38:568-9. 2004
  30. ncbi request reprint Community- and hospital-acquired pneumonia-the role of the hospitalist in improving outcomes and reducing resource utilization
    Alpesh N Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 10:S1-2. 2004
  31. ncbi request reprint Identifying strategies to improve outcomes and reduce costs-a role for the hospitalist
    Alpesh N Amin
    University of California, Irvine, California, USA
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 10:S19-22. 2004
  32. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for management of community- and hospital-acquired pneumonia-the hospitalist perspective
    Alpesh N Amin
    University of California, Irvine, California, USA
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 10:S23-7. 2004
  33. ncbi request reprint An innovative advanced patient-doctor course for medical students
    Alpesh N Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California Irvine, Orange 92868, USA
    Med Educ 39:518-9. 2005
  34. ncbi request reprint The role of hospitalists in the management of acute decompensated heart failure
    Alpesh N Amin
    Department of Medicine, Hospitalist Program, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA, USA
    Am Heart Hosp J 3:111-7. 2005
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Improving the management of patients after myocardial infarction, from admission to discharge
    Alpesh Amin
    Department of Medicine, Univeristy of California Irvine Medical Center, USA
    Clin Ther 28:1509-39. 2006
    ..The increased presence of hospitalists, physicians who provide in-hospital care as a specialty, promises to provide further improvements...
  36. ncbi request reprint Thromboprophylaxis rates in US medical centers: success or failure?
    A Amin
    School of Medicine, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 5:1610-6. 2007
    ..The rate of appropriate thromboprophylaxis use in at-risk medical inpatients was assessed in accordance with the 6th American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP) guidelines...
  37. ncbi request reprint Infections in hospitalized patients: what is happening and who can help?
    Alpesh N Amin
    Hospitalist Program, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 74:S2-5. 2007
    ..Such collaboration can potentially reduce treatment failures and minimize the spread of multidrug-resistant organisms between health care settings and the community...
  38. ncbi request reprint Update in hospital medicine
    Alpesh N Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Orange, California 92868, USA
    Ann Intern Med 147:628-32. 2007
  39. doi request reprint Bridge over troubled waters: safe and effective transitions of the inpatient with hyperglycemia
    Cheryl W O'Malley
    Department of Internal Medicine, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, University of Arizona College of Medicine Phoenix, Phoenix, Arizona 85006, USA
    J Hosp Med 3:55-65. 2008
  40. ncbi request reprint How to use The Core Competencies in Hospital Medicine: a framework for curriculum development
    Sylvia C W McKean
    Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Hosp Med 1:57-67. 2006
    ..A companion article in this issue describes in detail the rationale for the development of the Core Competencies document and the methods by which it was created...
  41. ncbi request reprint Core competencies in hospital medicine: development and methodology
    Daniel D Dressler
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Hosp Med 1:48-56. 2006
    ..This growth and development have stimulated a need to better define and characterize the field of hospital medicine. Training and developing curricula specific to hospital medicine are the next step in the evolution of the field...
  42. ncbi request reprint Core competencies in hospital medicine: development and methodology
    Daniel D Dressler
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Hosp Med 1:48-56. 2006
    ..This growth and development have stimulated a need to better define and characterize the field of hospital medicine. Training and developing curricula specific to hospital medicine are the next step in the evolution of the field...
  43. ncbi request reprint How to use the core competencies in hospital medicine: a framework for curriculum development
    Sylvia C W McKean
    Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Hosp Med 1:57-67. 2006
    ..A companion article in this issue describes in detail the rationale for the development of the Core Competencies document and the methods by which it was created...
  44. ncbi request reprint Preventing venous thromboembolism in US hospitals: are surgical patients receiving appropriate prophylaxis?
    Alpesh N Amin
    Thromb Haemost 99:796-7. 2008
  45. ncbi request reprint Prevention of venous thromboembolism in the hospitalized medical patient
    Amir K Jaffer
    Department of Medicine, Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 75:S7-16. 2008
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Preparing for "diastole": advanced training opportunities for academic hospitalists
    Vineet Arora
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Hosp Med 1:368-77. 2006
    ..By informing future hospitalists about the career opportunities within academic hospital medicine possible through managing their diastolic time, we hope that future generations of trainees will be better prepared to enter this field...
  47. ncbi request reprint A pharmacologic overview of current and emerging anticoagulants
    Edith A Nutescu
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 72:S2-6. 2005
    ..Because of their convenience and ease of use, some of these novel compounds are competing with the traditional anticoagulants and are needed additions to the antithrombotic arsenal...
  48. ncbi request reprint Who will care for our hospitalized patients?
    David J Likosky
    Stroke 36:1113-4. 2005
  49. ncbi request reprint Hospital medicine fellowships: works in progress
    Sumant R Ranji
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0131, USA
    Am J Med 119:72.e1-7. 2006
    ..Although hospitalist fellowships are still in evolution, they will play an important role in the development of hospital medicine...
  50. ncbi request reprint Through the patient's eyes
    Alpesh N Amin
    University of California Irvine, Orange, 92868, USA
    Med Educ 36:1104-5. 2002
  51. ncbi request reprint Prevention of venous thromboembolism in the orthopedic surgery patient
    Steven B Deitelzweig
    Department of Hospital Medicine, Ochsner Health System, New Orleans, LA 70121, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 75:S27-36. 2008
    ..Extended-duration prophylaxis (for 4 to 5 weeks) is now recommended for patients undergoing hip arthroplasty or hip fracture repair. Patients undergoing knee arthroscopy do not require routine pharmacologic VTE prophylaxis...