Alpesh Amin

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Healthcare resource burden associated with hyponatremia among patients hospitalized for heart failure in the US
    Alpesh Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA 92868, USA
    J Med Econ 16:415-20. 2013
  2. doi request reprint New options for anticoagulation following total hip arthroplasty and total knee arthroplasty: new oral agents on the horizon
    Alpesh Amin
    Professor of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA
    Hosp Pract (1995) 40:19-26. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Evaluation of incremental healthcare resource burden and readmission rates associated with hospitalized hyponatremic patients in the US
    Alpesh Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California, USA
    J Hosp Med 7:634-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Estimated medical cost reductions associated with apixaban in real-world patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation
    Alpesh Amin
    University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
    J Med Econ 16:1193-202. 2013
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. ncbi request reprint Acute kidney injury and cardiovascular outcomes in acute severe hypertension
    Lynda A Szczech
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3646, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Circulation 121:2183-91. 2010
  9. 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
  10. 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

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Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Healthcare resource burden associated with hyponatremia among patients hospitalized for heart failure in the US
    Alpesh Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA 92868, USA
    J Med Econ 16:415-20. 2013
    ..To evaluate the burden of hyponatremia in terms of hospital resource utilization, costs, and 30-day hospital readmission among patients hospitalized for heart failure (HF) in routine clinical practice...
  2. doi request reprint New options for anticoagulation following total hip arthroplasty and total knee arthroplasty: new oral agents on the horizon
    Alpesh Amin
    Professor of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA
    Hosp Pract (1995) 40:19-26. 2012
    ..This article will discuss the prevention of VTE after THA and TKA based on current evidence-based practice guidelines, the limitations of conventional anticoagulants, and the promise of new therapeutics...
  3. doi request reprint Evaluation of incremental healthcare resource burden and readmission rates associated with hospitalized hyponatremic patients in the US
    Alpesh Amin
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California, USA
    J Hosp Med 7:634-9. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Estimated medical cost reductions associated with apixaban in real-world patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation
    Alpesh Amin
    University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
    J Med Econ 16:1193-202. 2013
    ..This study aimed to estimate the difference in medical costs associated with apixaban instead of warfarin in RW NVAF patients...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Acute kidney injury and cardiovascular outcomes in acute severe hypertension
    Lynda A Szczech
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3646, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Circulation 121:2183-91. 2010
    ....
  9. 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...
  10. 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. ..
  11. 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...
  12. doi request reprint Application of randomized clinical trial data to actual practice: apixaban therapy for reduction of stroke risk in non-valvular atrial fibrillation patients
    Alpesh Amin
    University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 29:1253-61. 2013
    ..When translating the efficacy of new treatments to RW, the relative risk reductions (RRRs) from RCTs may produce different absolute risk reductions in RW...
  13. 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...
  14. pmc Effect of morbid obesity on in-hospital mortality and coronary revascularization outcomes after acute myocardial infarction in the United States
    Jashdeep Dhoot
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 111:1104-10. 2013
    ..In conclusion, patients with morbid obesity had lower odds of in-hospital mortality, compared to those not morbidly obese, consistent with the phenomenon of the "obesity paradox."..
  15. 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...
  16. doi request reprint Common procedures in internal medicine: improving knowledge and minimizing complications
    Kevin T Harley
    University of California Irvine School of Medicine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Hosp Pract (1995) 37:121-7. 2009
    ..In private practice many internists care for patients requiring these procedures. This review will summarize basic steps followed in these 4 medical procedures and highlight methods to minimize associated complications...
  17. ncbi request reprint Education first: reforming the first-year curriculum of the internal medicine residency
    William Gustin
    Internal Medicine Residency Program, Medical Education Office, University of California, Irvine, Bldg 200, Suite 720, 101 The City Drive South, Rt 1, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Acad Med 84:368-73. 2009
    ..The authors conclude that residency program leaders can restructure the first year to provide a model of education that includes appropriate educational experiences as well as meaningful time for reflection and professional growth...
  18. ncbi request reprint Curriculum development: the venous thromboembolism quality improvement resource room
    Sylvia McKean
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Hosp Med 1:124-32. 2006
    ..The educational strategy of the Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM) includes development of practice-based resources to support hospitalist-led improvement in clinically important measures of hospital care quality...
  19. 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...
  20. ncbi request reprint Time course of depression and outcome of myocardial infarction
    Susmita Parashar
    Divisions of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:2035-43. 2006
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the prognostic importance of transient, new, or persistent depression on outcomes at 6 months after MI...