Julie Marie Donohue

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of pharmaceutical promotion on adherence to the treatment guidelines for depression
    Julie M Donohue
    Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Med Care 42:1176-85. 2004
  2. pmc The impact of Medicare prescription drug coverage on the use of antidementia drugs
    Nicole R Fowler
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    BMC Geriatr 13:37. 2013
  3. pmc Medicare Part D and potentially inappropriate medication use in the elderly
    Julie M Donohue
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:e315-22. 2012
  4. pmc Sources of regional variation in Medicare Part D drug spending
    Julie M Donohue
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    N Engl J Med 366:530-8. 2012
  5. pmc Impact of Medicare Part D on antidepressant treatment, medication choice, and adherence among older adults with depression
    Julie M Donohue
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:989-97. 2011
  6. pmc The Medicare drug benefit (Part D) and treatment of heart failure in older adults
    Julie M Donohue
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am Heart J 160:159-65. 2010
  7. pmc Whom do older adults trust most to provide information about prescription drugs?
    Julie M Donohue
    Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 7:105-16. 2009
  8. pmc Dual eligibles with mental disorders and Medicare part D: how are they faring?
    Julie M Donohue
    University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:746-59. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Estimating Medicare Part D's impact on medication access among dually eligible beneficiaries with mental disorders
    Julie Marie Donohue
    Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 130 De Soto St, A613, Crabtree Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1285-91. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint A decade of direct-to-consumer advertising of prescription drugs
    Julie M Donohue
    Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    N Engl J Med 357:673-81. 2007

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of pharmaceutical promotion on adherence to the treatment guidelines for depression
    Julie M Donohue
    Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Med Care 42:1176-85. 2004
    ....
  2. pmc The impact of Medicare prescription drug coverage on the use of antidementia drugs
    Nicole R Fowler
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    BMC Geriatr 13:37. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Medicare Part D and potentially inappropriate medication use in the elderly
    Julie M Donohue
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:e315-22. 2012
    ..Inappropriate medication use, which is common in older adults, may be responsive to out-of-pocket costs. We examined the impact of Medicare Part D on inappropriate medication use among Medicare beneficiaries...
  4. pmc Sources of regional variation in Medicare Part D drug spending
    Julie M Donohue
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    N Engl J Med 366:530-8. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Impact of Medicare Part D on antidepressant treatment, medication choice, and adherence among older adults with depression
    Julie M Donohue
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:989-97. 2011
    ..Depression in older adults is often undertreated due, in part, to medication costs. We examined the impact of improved prescription drug coverage under Medicare Part D on use of antidepressants, medication choice, and adherence...
  6. pmc The Medicare drug benefit (Part D) and treatment of heart failure in older adults
    Julie M Donohue
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am Heart J 160:159-65. 2010
    ..We examined the impact of improvements in drug coverage under Medicare Part D on utilization of, and adherence to, medications for heart failure in older adults...
  7. pmc Whom do older adults trust most to provide information about prescription drugs?
    Julie M Donohue
    Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 7:105-16. 2009
    ..One factor affecting communication and adherence may be older adults' confidence in the information about prescription drugs provided by physicians and other sources...
  8. pmc Dual eligibles with mental disorders and Medicare part D: how are they faring?
    Julie M Donohue
    University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:746-59. 2009
    ..To improve access for this population, Medicare might consider changes to its enrollment and risk-sharing systems...
  9. ncbi request reprint Estimating Medicare Part D's impact on medication access among dually eligible beneficiaries with mental disorders
    Julie Marie Donohue
    Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 130 De Soto St, A613, Crabtree Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1285-91. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to estimate rates of medication switching among dually eligible beneficiaries using antidepressants, antipsychotics, and mood stabilizers attributable to their enrollment in Medicare drug plans...
  10. ncbi request reprint A decade of direct-to-consumer advertising of prescription drugs
    Julie M Donohue
    Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    N Engl J Med 357:673-81. 2007
    ..Moreover, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has been criticized for its weak enforcement of laws regulating such advertising...
  11. ncbi request reprint Reducing the societal burden of depression: a review of economic costs, quality of care and effects of treatment
    Julie M Donohue
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Pharmacoeconomics 25:7-24. 2007
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  12. pmc A history of drug advertising: the evolving roles of consumers and consumer protection
    Julie Donohue
    University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, Department of Health Policy and Management, 130 DeSoto Street, Crabtree Hall A613, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Milbank Q 84:659-99. 2006
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Mental health in the Medicare Part D drug benefit: a new regulatory model?
    Julie Donohue
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:707-19. 2006
    ..Regulators have put policies in place to counteract these incentives. This paper examines these strategies' likely success and suggests additional approaches to be considered...
  14. ncbi request reprint Being direct
    Julie M Donohue
    Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, USA
    Mark Health Serv 25:30-6. 2005
  15. ncbi request reprint Economic grand rounds: the economics of the new medicare drug benefit: implications for people with mental illnesses
    Julie M Donohue
    Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 130 DeSoto Street, Crabtree Hall A613, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:645-7. 2005
  16. ncbi request reprint Helping Medicare patients benefit from the new Medicare drug benefit: an overview with practice tips
    Julie Donohue
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Geriatr Cardiol 14:291-7. 2005
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  17. pmc The effects of the coverage gap on drug spending: a closer look at Medicare Part D
    Yuting Zhang
    Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:w317-25. 2009
    ..Coverage of generic drugs with a $0-$10 copayment in the doughnut hole could be financed by, at most, a six-to-nine-percentage-point increase in initial coinsurance...
  18. doi request reprint Health reform and the scope of benefits for mental health and substance use disorder services
    Rachel L Garfield
    Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Pittsburgh, 130 De Soto St, Crabtree A612, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:1081-6. 2010
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  19. pmc Ambulatory antibiotic use and prescription drug coverage in older adults
    Yuting Zhang
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 130 De Soto St, Crabtree Hall, Room A664, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:1308-14. 2010
    ..However, no studies have evaluated how antibiotic use changes with drug coverage. We evaluate changes in ambulatory oral antibiotic use after implementation of the Medicare drug benefit (Part D)...
  20. doi request reprint The impact of Medicare Part D on medication adherence among older adults enrolled in Medicare-Advantage products
    Yuting Zhang
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Med Care 48:409-17. 2010
    ..Little is known about how Medicare Part D affects the medication refill adherence for cardiovascular and diabetes medications, particularly among beneficiaries without prior drug coverage...
  21. pmc How the Medicare Part D drug benefit changed the distribution of out-of-pocket pharmacy spending among older beneficiaries
    Yuting Zhang
    Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 65:502-7. 2010
    ..To examine the impact of the Medicare drug benefit (Part D) on the distribution of out-of-pocket pharmacy spending among older adults...
  22. ncbi request reprint Promotion of prescription drugs to consumers
    Meredith B Rosenthal
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 346:498-505. 2002
    ..Guidelines issued in 1997 by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding advertising to consumers through electronic media are considered by some to be responsible for unleashing a flood of direct-to-consumer advertising...
  23. pmc The impact of Medicare Part D on medication treatment of hypertension
    Yuting Zhang
    Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Pittsburgh, 130 De Soto Street, Crabtree Hall A664, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:185-98. 2011
    ..To evaluate Medicare Part D's impact on use of antihypertensive medications among seniors with hypertension...
  24. pmc From the patient perspective: the economic value of seasonal and H1N1 influenza vaccination
    Bruce Y Lee
    Public Health Computational and Operations Research PHICOR, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Vaccine 29:2149-58. 2011
    ..To encourage vaccination, decision makers may want to focus on ways to reduce this time, such as vaccinating at work, churches, or other normally frequented locations...
  25. pmc The effect of Medicare Part D on drug and medical spending
    Yuting Zhang
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    N Engl J Med 361:52-61. 2009
    ..It is not known what effect the increased use of prescription drugs by enrollees in Medicare Part D has had on spending for other medical care...

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